Government Spending

Kansas Lawmakers Weary of 10-Year Capitol Renovation

The state has cranked through $337 million, which triples original estimates


The next time Kansas spends more than a decade and almost a third of a billion dollars to fix up the state Capitol, it will get receipts.

So say the state's top elected purse keepers, the State Finance Council, a nine-member panel that makes the state's big financial decisions when the Legislature is not in session.