Missouri tax cut debate focuses on Kansas

Thursday, January 24, 2013 | 5:17 p.m. CST; updated 1:02 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, August 27, 2013

JEFFERSON CITY — Envious of big tax cuts in neighboring Kansas, Missouri Republicans outlined ambitious plans Thursday to cut state income taxes in hopes of deterring businesses and residents in western Missouri from moving across the state line.