Sebelius and legislators must close a projected $186 million deficit in the current budget, by June 30. Sebelius has proposed a grab-bag of spending cuts and accounting changes.
Work in the Senate Ways and Means Committee also has stalled. The key issue there is how much to cut aid to public schools.
Yoder said the House committee is trying to draft a plan with bipartisan support.
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