Gov. Race

Dreamstime
March 09, 2018 - 5:20 pm
A former Kansas legislator who founded a Wichita construction company has dropped out of the crowded race for governor. Former state Rep. Mark Hutton announced Friday that he was leaving the race for the Republican nomination. He trailed Gov. Jeff Colyer and Insurance Commissioner Ken Selzer in...
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October 19, 2017 - 9:03 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Four teenagers who are running for governor of Kansas got a chance to discuss their policy positions at a forum in front of other high school students. The candidates, all under 18, appeared together Thursday at Lawrence Free State High School, where they discussed issues such...
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October 16, 2017 - 4:54 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach's run for the Republican nomination for Kansas governor is getting a boost from President Donald Trump's son. Kobach announced Monday that Donald Trump Jr. will be in Kansas on Nov. 28 for a campaign fundraiser. Kobach is vice chairman of...
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August 21, 2017 - 10:30 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A top Democrat lawmaker says he is joining the crowded race to replace Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback. House Minority Leader Jim Ward of Wichita announced his candidacy Saturday. He had named former Democrat Party chairman Lee Kinch as his campaign treasurer earlier this week...
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June 08, 2017 - 10:21 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (KNSS) - Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach is planning to run for Kansas Governor. He launched his campaign on Thursday in Topeka, vowing to crack down on illegal immigration. Kobach, has advised President Trump on immigration policy throughout the 2016 election. In a speech in...
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