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Kansas Newspaper Clippings Collection


2011 - June through December

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to Taxation, June through December, 2011.

The Clippings books are available for use in the library. You may photocopy articles from the books. If you have questions regarding this collection please feel free to contact State Library staff. Contact information is found at the top and bottom of this page.

The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue

ARTICLES ON Taxation, June-December, 2011

Associated Press
State revenues up in May
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/1/2011

Morning Sun
2011 Tax returns up over '10
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/5/2011 [Newsbank article]

Brad Cooper
Tax incentives to draw people to rural Kansas are questioned
Kansas City Star, 7/17/2011 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Brownback wants to change tax structure
Lawrence Journal World, 7/18/2011

Rhonda Holman
Rural perks can't hurt
Wichita Eagle, 7/19/2011

Associated Press
Kansas budget chief seeks end to state income tax
Kansas City Star, 7/24/2011

Associated Press
Kansas finished 2011 fiscal year $107M ahead
Hutchinson News, 7/27/2011

The Star's editorial |Bait-and-switch tax shift could hurt many people
Kansas City Star, 8/22/2011 [Newsbank article]

Carrie Rengers
Business upset at fee increase for tax appeals in Kansas
Wichita Eagle, 8/25/2011

John Green
August sales tax receipts down for Hutch, Reno County
Hutchinson News, 8/29/2011 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
Governor eager for income tax reform
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/29/2011

John Milburn
State revenue beats estimates
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/31/2011

J-W Editorials
Tax fairness
Lawrence Journal World, 9/4/2011

Scott Rothschild

Brownback administration close to making proposal to restructure state tax code
Lawrence Journal World, 9/13/2011

The Star's editorial |AMC tax-break deal is more fiscal folly
Kansas City Star, 9/16/2011

Rhonda Holman
Scrutinize tax overhaul
Wichita Eagle, 9/25/2011

Associated Press
Kansas' tax collections exceed estimates by about 5 percent
Lawrence Journal World, 9/30/2011

Associated Press
Revenue secretary eyes tax changes
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/3/2011

John Milburn
Revenue chief eyes Kan. tax changes
Hutchinson News, 10/3/2011 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild

Kansas task force working in secret on tax proposal
Lawrence Journal World, 10/8/2011

Brent D. Wistrom
Donovan to lead Senate tax study group
Wichita Eagle, 10/11/2011

Tim Carpenter
Morris: Tax cut talks should be in the open
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/11/2011

Tim Carpenter
Senate to convene tax study group
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/11/2011

J-W Editorials
Something to hide?
Lawrence Journal World, 10/12/2011

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Editorial: Taxes up for debate in Legislature
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/16/2011

Scott Rothschild

Journal-World seeks information on Brownback tax policy group
Lawrence Journal World, 10/17/2011

Scott Rothschild

Brownback denies Kansas tax plan is being formed behind closed doors
Lawrence Journal World, 10/21/2011

Scott Rothschild

Statehouse Live: Brownback defends tax plan process; says Blackstone is consulting with state officials
Lawrence Journal World, 10/21/2011

Tim Carpenter
Brownback's tax reforms taking shape
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/31/2011

Associated Press
Report: Kansas tax revenues $4M short in October
Lawrence Journal World, 11/1/2011

Associated Press
Anti-tax group plans statewide tour
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/2/2011

Associated Press
Billionaire tied to anti-income tax group
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/2/2011

Scott Rothschild

Anti-tax Missouri billionaire contributing to effort to repeal Kansas state income tax
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2011

Scott Rothschild

Debate on tax cuts, spending intensifying
Lawrence Journal World, 11/5/2011

John Hanna
Analysis: Brownback gets good numbers for tax plan
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/6/2011

Gwyn Mellinger
Gwyn Mellinger: Secret panel shouldn't be
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/30/2011



Legislative Reference Section
300 SW 10th, Capitol Building, Room 169-W
Topeka, KS 66612

Kim Harp
Legislative Reference Librarian
Email: kim.harp@library.ks.gov

Cindy Roupe
Director of Public Services
Email: cindy.roupe@library.ks.gov

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