Kansas Democrats http://kcur.org en Kansas Democrats Unveil 'Buy American' Proposal http://kcur.org/post/kansas-democrats-unveil-buy-american-proposal <p>Democratic leaders from the Kansas Legislature have laid out a proposal that they say will create jobs. The lawmakers unveiled the plan during a series of stops in union halls across Kansas.</p><p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 13:38:29 +0000 Stephen Koranda 26606 at http://kcur.org Kansas Democrats Propose 14 Job Bills http://kcur.org/post/kansas-democrats-propose-14-job-bills <p>Democrats in the legislature are introducing <a href="http://www.ksdp.org/blog/kansas-democrats-launch-jobs-effort">14 bills </a>they say will spur job growth and career training in Kansas.</p><p>The plans include speeding up a 10 year transportation plan, so jobs are created sooner. The legislation would also give businesses a tax credit for training apprentices.</p><p><a href="http://www.kslegislature.org/li/b2011_12/members/rep_davis_paul_1/">House Minority Leader Paul Davis</a>, a Lawrence Democrat, says he hopes the plan won&rsquo;t get mired in partisan politics.</p> Wed, 21 Dec 2011 13:25:01 +0000 Maria Carter 9407 at http://kcur.org