Endorsement

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May 20, 2019 - 6:14 pm
A key federal regulator says he backs T-Mobile's $26.5 billion takeover of rival wireless carrier Sprint, a crucial step for the deal's approval. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai said Monday he supported the deal because the two companies promised to expand mobile internet access...
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October 10, 2018 - 6:35 pm
Former presidential candidate and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole, 95, has endorsed Republican Steve Watkins in his race for an eastern Kansas congressional seat. Dole announced his support for the Army veteran and political novice in a tweet Wednesday. Watkins and Democrat Paul Davis are...
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October 05, 2018 - 6:52 pm
Republican Kris Kobach is voicing support for Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court ahead of President Donald Trump's rally in Topeka to boost Kobach's campaign for governor. Kobach said Friday that Kavanaugh's reputation has been "trashed" during Senate confirmation hearings and the...
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October 01, 2018 - 8:59 pm
Former President Barack Obama has endorsed Democrat Sharice Davids in her race against Republican Rep. Kevin Yoder in an eastern Kansas congressional district. Obama included Davids on a tweeted list Monday of more than 250 candidates he endorsed across the nation. Davids was the only Kansas...
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September 26, 2018 - 5:29 pm
Kansas Senate President Susan Wagle's endorsement of Republican Kris Kobach before the August primary election in the governor's race will cost $100 because one of her employees distributed the endorsement using government equipment. The state ethics commission on Wednesday imposed a $1,000 fine...
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August 29, 2018 - 7:12 pm
A teachers union has endorsed Democrat Sen. Laura Kelly in her bid for Kansas governor, casting her as an ally to education and warning her opponents will hurt schools. The National Education Association's Kansas chapter released a list Tuesday of recommended candidates for statewide, congressional...
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July 30, 2018 - 6:24 pm
Former presidential candidate and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole, 95, has endorsed Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer in the state's Republican primary. Colyer's campaign announced the endorsement from the Kansas political icon Monday. Colyer faces a strong challenge on his right in the Aug. 7 election...
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July 18, 2018 - 9:33 pm
President Donald Trump on Wednesday gave his "full and total endorsement" to Republican Rep. Kevin Yoder in a Kansas district that Democrats see as competitive after Hillary Clinton narrowly carried it in the last presidential election. Trump tweeted his support for the four-term congressman after...
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