Members of the Kansas Senate hosted testimony February 11 on Senate Bill 109 that would outlaw public monies being used for lobbying. We believe this is one of the most important bills to come before the legislature, and one that deserves the attention of hardworking, recession-weary Kansans.
SB 109 faces stiff opposition in the form of public lobbying groups like the League of Kansas Municipalities (LKM) the Kansas Association of Counties (KACC) and the Kansas Association of School Boards (KASB). They want your money, and they want to use it to extract even more dollars from your pockets. And they’re good at it – they’ve been doing it nearly out-of-sight of the average citizen for years.
(Read more: Gardner News)