New figures show that Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and Republican lawmakers raided the highway fund and other accounts for more than $3 billion. Much of that money will have to be repaid, and years from now, taxpayers will still be footing the Brownback bill.
New figures show that Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and Republican lawmakers raided the highway fund and other accounts for more than $3 billion. Much of that money will have to be repaid, and years from now, taxpayers will still be footing the Brownback bill. Shane Keyser File photo
New figures show that Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and Republican lawmakers raided the highway fund and other accounts for more than $3 billion. Much of that money will have to be repaid, and years from now, taxpayers will still be footing the Brownback bill. Shane Keyser File photo

Editorial: How much did Sam Brownback’s policies cost Kansas?

July 29, 2017 3:30 PM