Kansas state Rep. Richard Carlson, a St. Marys Republican, listens to arguments during negotiations over tax cuts with senators, Thursday, April 26, 2012, at the Statehouse in Topeka, Kan. Carlson is ... more 
Kansas state Rep. Richard Carlson, a St. Marys Republican, listens to arguments during negotiations over tax cuts with senators, Thursday, April 26, 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, Apr 26, 2012 8:19 PM EDT