October 25, 2014

Column: NJ may surpass KS in fiscal responsibility

Derrick Sontag

Guest Columnist

What’s the difference between Kansas and New Jersey?  One answer that comes to mind: unlike the comparison to our neighboring states, Kansas has a more limited, fiscally conservative government than the Garden State.  Or so we …

Governor considers cigarette tax increase

Jan. 6, 2010
Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
A spokeswoman for Gov. Mark Parkinson announced last week that he will propose an increase in tobacco taxes to raise state revenue next year.
Beth Martino said Parkinson has yet to determine how much …