Sen. John Lamping’s legislation would create a $400-per-child tax credit for single parents earning up to $46,000 a year and married couples earning $92,000 a year. Only a handful of states have anything similar, Lamping said, and Missouri’s tax credits would be by far the largest.
The potential for chaos before the November election may not happen after all. That’s a huge break for Brownback. Kansas’ governor must now convince voters that he is adequately devoted to public education.