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Klepper: Budget cut blues in Topeka

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

Prime Buzz:

“The choices are clear,” said Rep. Kevin Yoder, an Overland Park Republican who leads the House budget committee. He said too many lawmakers are hesitatant to make the hard decisions. “The easiest thing to be right now is a no vote.”

Finding consensus in the House is critical to solving the state’s budget crisis and ending the 2009 legislative session, one marked by declining state revenue and contentious budget battles.