Kansas faces new budget woes amid school funding fight

Kansas Senate Majority Leader Terry Bruce, R-Nickerson, speaks with reporters during a break in the chamber's session with lawmakers trying to decide whether to tackle a school funding bill, Wednesday, June 1, 2016, at the Statehouse in Topeka, Kan. The state Supreme Court has rejected some education funding changes made by lawmakers earlier in the year (AP Photo/John Hanna)TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators wrangled on the final day of their annual session Wednesday over whether to comply with a court-ordered increase in aid to poor school districts amid fresh evidence of the state’s deteriorating financial condition.

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