As the governor, a skilled legislative veteran, prepared to deliver Kansass State of the State address, the multiple demands for state funding loomed large.
The Supreme Court had mandated substantial additional monies for a critical state function.
The highway fund was scraping bottom, placing Kansass reputation for excellent roads at risk.
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