File - Kansas state Rep. John Rubin, a Shawnee Republican, discusses legislation on Wednesday, April 30, 2014. (AP Photo/John Hanna)

Kansas lawmaker’s plan would cut school spending

While most Kansas lawmakers are arguing over increasing state aid to public schools, one House member would eventually cut it by 20 percent.

The Kansas House and Senate Judiciary committees discuss how they can respond to a Kansas Supreme Court order to fix their school funding formula, deemed unconstitutional by the court, on Thursday June 16, 2016 at the Kansas Statehouse in Topeka, Kan. (Chris Neal/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP)

Kansas lawmakers mulling courts’ power amid funding fight

The legislature’s attempt to build support for an increase in state aid to poor school districts stalled as lawmakers demanded assurances th…