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Kansas lawmakers send school funding bill to governor

An attorney representing four school districts suing Kansas says an education funding plan approved by lawmakers isn't adequate.Attorney John Robb predicted Thursday that the Kansas Supreme Court will reject Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly's plan for an education funding increase of roughly $90 million a year. 

Part of Kansas governor's budget plan appears doomed

A key part of Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly's budget plan appears doomed, creating potential trouble for her proposals to boost education funding and expand Medicaid.    Opposition hardened swiftly Friday, a day after the Democratic governor proposed cutting the state's annual payments to its pension system for teachers and government workers.