One of the great things about social media is how it is allowing ordinary Kansans to quickly call out the hypocrisy and even lies of Gov. Sam Brownback.
Look at what happened this week, after February tax revenue figures came in way below estimates, and Brownback slashed millions in funding from higher education. More reductions are ahead, because his income tax cuts plans are failing to boost the state economy.
Yet Brownback blithely flies along, thinking everything is OK, as he said on Twitter just after announcing the latest in a string of cuts in services to Kansans.
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But people did not let Brownback get away with this latest contention. Here are some of the best comments pointing out the problems with the governor’s statement.
And finally there was this: