Kansas

05/03/2016

By OSCAR PERRY ABELLO, May 4, 2016

New developments in the K.C. Metro border war between Kansas & Missouri.

07/13/2015

By Bryan Lowry, July 14, 2015

Kansas handed out tax credits for plugging abandoned oil wells and shooting a movie in the state in 2013, but the state Department of Revenue won’t say how much they were worth or who got them.

05/17/2015

By Sandy Smith May 18, 2015

Downtown is profitable again. So why are we still paying developers to build there?

2014: A Landmark Year for Subsidy Accountability

Two-thousand fourteen was a banner year for our movement, hands down. The first move to require standardized subsidy-cost reporting! The first half of a legally-binding two-state cease fire deal! The first state ban on tax-break commissions! A big surge found in state disclosure of subsidies! Big improvements to our Subsidy Tracker, enabling first-ever mash-ups!

Missouri Seeks Cease-Fire in Kansas City Border War

borderwar01-1200xx900-506-0-85A bill signed this week by Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has the potential to solve one aspect of the w