Politics

Dreamstime
April 28, 2017 - 1:01 pm
In this week before his 100 days in office, President Trump made progress on several promises. They would include unveiling a tax reform proposal and talking with leaders of Canada and Mexico about renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement. The Daily Signal reports that Trump’s budget...
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Dreamstime
April 18, 2017 - 9:49 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is preparing to appoint a new state treasurer after Republican Ron Estes won a special congressional election. Brownback scheduled a Tuesday morning news conference at the Statehouse to introduce the new treasurer. Estes plans to step down next week...
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Dreamstime
April 17, 2017 - 8:21 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A federal judge has ordered Kansas' top elections official to turn over a proposed changes to federal voting rights laws that he took to a meeting with President Donald Trump. After privately examining the documents, U.S. Magistrate James O'Hara ruled Monday that parts of...
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Dreamstime
April 16, 2017 - 12:49 am
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma House speaker's office says state Rep. David Brumbaugh has died. He was 56. Office spokesman Jason Sutton says in a statement that Brumbaugh's family confirmed he died Saturday evening. The cause of death was not immediately known. The Republican from Broken Arrow...
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K N S S News
April 11, 2017 - 5:12 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A civil rights attorney running in the nation's first congressional election since President Donald Trump's November victory has made the race surprisingly competitive for a Kansas House seat held by Republicans for more than two decades. The special election Tuesday between...
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Dreamstime
April 11, 2017 - 1:51 pm
As heard Tuesday on KNSS, Rush Limbaugh starts his 3rd hour speaking for just over 2 minutes regarding the Kansas 4th District Congressional Election.
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USA Today
April 10, 2017 - 11:07 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Texas Sen. Ted Cruz was in Wichita Monday for a campaign rally supporting Republican Ron Estes in Tuesday's special election for the Kansas 4th Congressional District. Cruz, who won the Kansas presidential caucus last year, says the eyes of the nation are on the Sunflower...
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Dreamstime
April 10, 2017 - 10:15 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — President Donald Trump has stepped into a special congressional race in Kansas by recording a call urging prospective voters to cast their ballots for Republican candidate Ron Estes. The Associated Press obtained a recording of the call Monday as the Estes campaign started...
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Steve Boyer
April 09, 2017 - 2:41 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Kansans will vote in a special election for the first time since 1950 on Tuesday. That election was to replace Rep. Herbert Meyer who died in office. State Highway Commissioner Myron V. George defeated attorney Barnes Griffin for the position. This election is replace Mike...
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Dreamstime
April 03, 2017 - 10:52 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — State Sen. Steve Fitzgerald, (R-Levenworth), is running for the congressional seat that incumbent Lynn Jenkins will vacate when her term expires. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that Fitzgerald, filed a statement of candidacy with the Federal Election Commission. He also told...
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