Kansas should feel no obligation to satisfy litigious appetites

Gov. Laura Kelly was right to veto legislation that created a special fund to settle possible lawsuits in reaction to COVID-19 measures.



May 25, 2021 - 10:35 AM

Gov. Laura Kelly visits with management at Garnett's East Kansas Agri-Energy ethanol plant on May 19.

The idea of giving sole discretion on how to spend up to $500 million of federal funds to just three people did not sit well with Gov. Laura Kelly.

For that, and other reasons, she vetoed Senate Bill 273 on Friday.

Good for her.

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