Members of the House Appropriations and Senate Ways and Means committees toured Fort Hays State University this week as part of a statewide fact-finding tour.
FHSU President Dr. Ed Hammond is very pleased with the outcome:
(Video courtesy FHSU Tiger Media Network)
Area legislators Representative Sue Boldra of Hays (R-111th Dist.) and Senator Ralph Ostmeyer of Grinnell (R-40th Dist.) also attended.
The Legislature voted to reduce higher education funding for the current fiscal year, against the desire of Gov. Sam Brownback. It translates to an $845,000 cut for FHSU.