Politics

USA Today
August 03, 2017 - 8:59 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Topeka, Kansas, man who was the city's first openly gay mayoral candidate says he received death threats during his unsuccessful primary campaign. A day after failing to advance to the November general election in the five-candidate race, Chris Schultz told the Topeka Capital-...
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Steve & Ted
August 01, 2017 - 8:53 am
Wichita's 1st District has a primary as well as wards in Haysville and Park City.
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Carucha L. Meuse-USA TODAY NETWORK
August 01, 2017 - 5:10 am
WICHITA, Kan. - Today is primary election day in Sedgwick County. Wichita City Council District 1 voters will select two candidates from a field of four to face off in the general election in November. There were not enough candidates for City Council Districts 2 and 6; nor Wichita Board of...
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Dreamstime
August 01, 2017 - 4:59 am
TOPEKA, KAN. (KNSS) - The Kansas Secretary of State's office tweeted that District 10 Kansas House member Democrat John Wilson of Lawrence officially submitted his resignation effective Friday afternoon. Wilson announced his intent to step down before his colleagues in the Legislature in June. "...
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Sipa USA
July 24, 2017 - 8:44 am
President Trump's son-in law and senior adviser denies allegations of collusion; chief intelligence correspondent Catherine Herridge reports from Capitol Hill Watch the latest video at
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Fox News
July 21, 2017 - 2:04 pm
Anthony Scaramucci is named the next White House communications director but who is he? Watch the latest video at
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Dreamstime
July 06, 2017 - 8:53 pm
PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan. (AP) — A teacher from northeast Kansas says he will run for the Democrat nomination for a Kansas congressional seat currently held by Republican Rep. Kevin Yoder. Tom Niermann, 49, a teacher from Prairie Village, announced his candidacy Thursday for the 3rd District seat held...
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Dreamstime
July 06, 2017 - 9:59 am
PALCO, Kan. (AP) — Republican Sen. Jerry Moran is expected to face tough questions about health care at a town hall meeting in a small western Kansascommunity. Moran's event Thursday was his first scheduled town hall meeting during the July Fourth congressional break and came after he said he...
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Dreamstime
June 29, 2017 - 11:30 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Former Kansas congressman Tim Huelskamp will become the new president of a free-market think tank also known for promoting skepticism about climate change. The Heartland Institute announced Thursday that its board of directors selected Huelskamp and that the former Republican...
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