Ryckman says lawmakers may revisit education finance

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Kansas House Speaker Ron Ryckman Jr. said Monday the Legislature could rework the school finance plan passed last year to meet a Supreme Court order.

In an interview Monday, Ryckman said the newly elected Legislature would need to re-examine the bill from earlier this year that put $522 million into education over five years.

Ryckman said lawmakers will work on new funding formulas that will allow them to fund schools and pay for other core taxpayer services. He also allowed for the possibility . . .


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