Each Monday, The Eagle highlights a government record that is available to the public. Open records help people keep government in check and help them better understand how government affects their lives.
For a complete list of You Oughta Know columns, go to www.kansas.com/oughta.
The record: A website operated by the Kansas Department of Administration that features a searchable database of state revenue and spending.
Why you’d want it: To learn more about how your tax dollars are being spent at the state level.
Where you get it: Go to www.kanview.ks.gov.
How much it will cost: The information is free.