Kansas Governor Laura Kelly is defending a tax council she created this week after criticism that it’s filled with people opposed to tax cuts. As Stephen Koranda reports for the Kansas News Service, Kelly wants the group to suggest a tax system overhaul.
The federal Bureau of Prisons will give an opioid addiction treatment to an inmate in the Leavenworth penitentiary after settling a lawsuit with the American Civil Liberties Union Wednesday.
The Missouri House approved a measure allowing car buyers to trade in two or more vehicles to reduce the sales tax on a newer model. Governor Mike Parson called a special legislative session to address the issue after a Supreme Court ruling in June.