Kansas' Tax Cut Disaster

Chad Stone for U.S. News and World Report

Kansas is the poster child for cutting taxes sharply in line with recommendations of the American Legislative Exchange Council, or ALEC. Its calls reflect extreme "supply side" and anti-tax arguments that mainstream economic research discredited long ago.  The largest tax cuts went to those at the top, and Kansas actually raised taxes on the lowest-income families. Nothing in the Kansas economy’s subpar performance since these tax cuts were enacted suggests the benefits have “trickled down” to ordinary Kansans.

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