Source: Jennifer Bocchieri, KAKE (KS), Monday, November 30, 2009
Would the state be better run if private companies took over? That’s the thinking behind a new push to privatize certain state agencies.
How much money would it save and how would customer service change? From the Drivers License and Tag offices to state prisons, those are questions legislators could consider during the upcoming session.
Allowing private companies to take over agencies like these, some say, could save the state a lot of money and it’s at least worth a look.