Medicaid expansion discussion should be based on reality not promises of "free money" from Washington.

Patrick Parks talks about Medicaid expansion and Obamacare in Kansas
Kansas residents who are already paying more for health insurance will also pay much more to fund an expansion of Medicaid. Patrick Parks, a fiscal policy analyst at the Kansas Policy Institute, talks about research KPI and other organizations have done in...
Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:05:57 +0000
Kansas' school finance system does little to serve our children. Instead it focuses on institutions. We need a student-focused, transparent formula that requires the efficient use of taxpayer money.

Legislature Considers Changes to School Funding Formula
Dave Trabert, president of Kansas Policy Institute, talks about the state's K-12 school funding formula. The Kansas Legislature is considering block-grant funding schools for the next two years while they take a deliberative look at rewriting the formula....
Thu, 12 Mar 2015 15:10:07 +0000
Kansas schools on track to receive $6 billion this year, setting a new funding record for the 4th consecutive year.
Mon, 09 Mar 2015 16:43:11 +0000
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HB 2319 - Opponent Testimony - Kansas Policy Institute.pdf
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Testimony delivered by KPI before the House Committee on Health and Human Services regarding legislative Medicaid expansion authority.
Appendix - Supplemental Charts Enrollee Category Cost Projections.pdf
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A sample of the cost projections included for 45 different enrollee categories, per gender, utilized in KPI's two Medicaid/ACA studies.