Topeka, KS (STL.Information) Governor Laura Kelly introduced she authored and delivered a letter to Congressional leaders urging the federal authorities to present quick funding for states to quick observe IT modernization and supply a everlasting supply of funding to guarantee states are ready for future crises.
Governor Laura Kelly despatched a second letter with members of Democratic management within the Kansas legislature to make the identical request of Kansas’ Congressional delegation.
“Proper now, we’d like to help our unemployed staff in each approach potential – however we’d like collaboration throughout state and federal governments to ship outcomes for Kansans,” stated Governor Laura Kelly. “Elevated federal funding to fast-track modernization will assist KDOL and my administration with the quick, upcoming challenges and defend future generations from crises of this nature. I look ahead to working with our state and federal companions to ship options to Kansans as shortly as potential.”
In each letters, Governor Kelly requested for federal laws to embody quick allocation of:
- Modernization funding for states;
- Belief fund solvency aid for states;
- The creation of a state led fee on how to forestall fraud, inefficiency and service-delivery challenges the following time there’s a substantial financial downturn;
- Assessment of and funding within the interstate unemployment system.