Missouri-Kansas economic border scuffle continues
February 14, 2018
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A health care operator's recent deal to move from Missouri to Kansas has reignited criticism of the economic border issue that has seen both states dish out millions to dozens of companies to move across the state line.
Kansas is giving HCA Midwest Health about $3 million in tax breaks to move its headquarters 4 miles from Kansas City to Overland Park, the Kansas City Star reported .
Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer is a surgeon that works for the hospital chain. Information released by Colyer's office show that Kansas agreed to give HCA Midwest about $1.5 million in tax br...