gas rates http://kmuw.org en KS Ratepayers Board: KGS Rate Hike Is Fair http://kmuw.org/post/ks-ratepayers-board-kgs-rate-hike-fair <p>The Citizens Utility Ratepayers Board, a consumer advocacy agency for utility customers, says the agreement recently reached on a Kansas Gas Service rate hike was a fair one.</p><p>David Springee, an attorney with CURB, says it's actually a significantly lower increase than the utility had requested.</p><p>"There are certain things, like the Kansas Gas Service asked for a 10.75 shareholder profit to be built into rates," says Springee.</p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 12:04:35 +0000 Kansas Information Network 9639 at http://kmuw.org Top Morning News 10.24.12 http://kmuw.org/post/top-morning-news-102412 <p><em>Gov. Brownback&nbsp;in Ohio stumping for Romney; Healthcare firm moving 300 employees into Kansas; Executive bonuses are considered a factor in KS gas rate.</em></p><p><strong>Gov. Brownback Stumps For Romney In Swing State Of Ohio</strong></p><p></p><p>Kansas Governor Sam Brownback spent Tuesday on a five-city tour of northeastern Ohio stumping for the Republican presidential ticket of Mitt Romney and and Paul Ryan.</p><p>Brownback is a former U.S. senator. Ryan served on Brownback's U.S. Senate staff in the 1990s.</p> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 12:39:47 +0000 Briana O’Higgins 7523 at http://kmuw.org Top Morning News 10.24.12