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Michael Austin (@KS_TaxEconomist) Famed economist Thomas Sowell once uttered, When you want to help people, you tell them the truth.2 0 0 12:00am 01/01/1970
I' ;m excited to be on @WIBWNews tomorrow morning at 7:25am to reveal the TRUTH about the #ksleg budget.
Michael Austin (@KS_TaxEconomist) Kansans paying higher taxes due to @GovLauraKelly ' ;s veto of the federal tax windfall bill.5 0 6 12:00am 01/01/1970
But did you know that due to the record #ksleg spending, Kansans are on the hook for a $1.4 billion tax hike by 2023?
Here' ;s what officials found...
Michael Austin (@KS_TaxEconomist) A new snapshot prepared by the KLRD shows the #ksleg budget creates a $1.4 billion deficit over the next four years.2 0 3 12:00am 01/01/1970
Did the media report this, or did they echo The Governor' ;s opinion?
Michael Austin (@KS_TaxEconomist) Topekans may feel they can avoid the #ksleg 8th highest sales tax by curbing their shopping.0 0 0 12:00am 01/01/1970
But the @cityoftopeka may raise property taxes to make up the loss.
Michael Austin (@KS_TaxEconomist) If the Kansas legislature can’t control spending, a billion-dollar tax increase in the next 4 years is inevitable; federal windfall or not.0 0 0 12:00am 01/01/1970
@GovLauraKelly and the KS #MSM owe Kansans honesty. #ksleg
Michael Austin (@KS_TaxEconomist) Kansas Taxpayers Left With $1.4 Billion Deficit Despite Governor’s Veto #ksleg0 0 0 12:00am 01/01/1970
Michael Austin (@KS_TaxEconomist) Now that #MedicaidExpansion failed for the year, the truth finally comes out...0 0 0 12:00am 01/01/1970
@GovLauraKelly admits #ExpandKancare won' ;t save rural hospitals.
I wonder what more truths about this policy will be revelead. #ksleg
EdmundGRoss (@EGR1861) You and Mr. Austin are not health care providers or academics. You do not have backgrounds in public health or health care administration. Remember that when you misinterpret data to suit your political beliefs. #ksleg0 0 0 12:00am 01/01/1970
Michael Austin (@KS_TaxEconomist) Turn to @WIBWNews , listen then download @KsPolicy latest book on tax, spending and economic growth in your neighborhood.0 0 0 12:00am 01/01/1970
Michael Austin (@KS_TaxEconomist) Have property taxes in your neck of the woods been rising to no end?0 0 0 12:00am 01/01/1970
I' ;ll be on with @WIBWNews to discuss the why Kansans are in their right mind to complain about rising property taxes.
Tune in at 7:30am! #ksleg
Michael Austin (@KS_TaxEconomist) Not surprisingly, both resident and non-resident full time undergraduate enrollment is dropping.0 0 0 12:00am 01/01/1970
The issue isn' ;t a lack of state dollars.
It' ;s a lack or people interested in Kansas period
Something' ;s gotta change.
Michael Austin (@KS_TaxEconomist) If having the highest property taxes were a competition, Iola, KS would be the clear winner. #ksleg2 0 0 12:00am 01/01/1970
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