Sam Brownback

Kansas Governor’s Cigar Tax Hike Rejected

A proposal by Gov. Sam Brownback to raise taxes on cigars, cigarettes, other tobacco products and alcohol has failed. The Kansas Senate rejected the Republican...
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Kansas Governor Seeks to Double Tobacco Taxes

As part of a plan to help remedy a projected $900 million shortfall in the state’s budget over the next 18 months, Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is...
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Weekly News (June 1, 2015)

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Kansas Governor Formally Introdudes Tobacco Tax Increase

Earlier this year, Kansas Governor Sam Brownback (R) indicated that as part of his effort to lower state income taxes to zero, he would likely...
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Kansas Governor Calls for Tobacco Tax Increase to Close Budget Gap

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has made national headlines for his plans to lead the state on a “march to zero” income taxes, but during Thursday’s...
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