Marc Rhoades http://hppr.org en Kansas Higher Education Funding: The Search for Middle Ground http://hppr.org/post/kansas-higher-education-funding-search-middle-ground <p>Negotiations may be on the horizon for higher education spending, but the <strong>Wichita Eagle</strong> reports agreement seems a long way off. Tue, 30 Jul 2013 05:01:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 19483 at http://hppr.org Kansas Higher Education Funding: The Search for Middle Ground Last Minute Budget Addendum and Deadline Pressure Leads to Questionable Program Approval http://hppr.org/post/last-minute-budget-addendum-and-deadline-pressure-leads-questionable-program-approval <p>In the midst of conference committee negotiations, with dozens of bargaining items on the table, Representative and House Appropriations Committee Chair, Marc Rhoades, presented a $12 million grant program earmarked for Educational Design Solutions.&nbsp; Dave Ranney reported in a&nbsp; recent article by the <strong><a href="http://khi.org">Kansas Institute of Health</a></strong> the Senate agreed to this addition partially out of desire to end the drawn out session to a close.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 14:26:06 +0000 Cindee Talley 17603 at http://hppr.org Last Minute Budget Addendum and Deadline Pressure Leads to Questionable Program Approval