In this Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015, photo, Gov. Sam Brownback hands employment figures to a reporter during an interview at his Statehouse office in Topeka, Kan. Brownback said the state budget is in good shape despite a projected shortfall because his economic policies are working. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Kansas governor outlines plan to close deficit

UPDATE: With copy of budget proposal

Brownback is proposing to use nearly $51 million in tobacco settlement funds normally set aside for children’s programs to help balance the …