Kansas House Taxation Committee Chairman Richard Carlson, a St. Marys Republican, answers questions from reporters after House and Senate negotiators close a deal on income tax cuts, Wednesday, May ... more 
Kansas House Taxation Committee Chairman Richard Carlson, a St. Marys Republican, answers questions from reporters after House and Senate negotiators close a deal on income tax cuts, Wednesday, May 16, 2012, at the Statehouse in Topeka, Kan. Carlson is the House's lead negotiator on tax issues. (AP Photo/John Hanna) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By John Hanna
Thu, May 17, 2012 11:41 AM EDT