Jake LaTurner

January 08, 2019 - 6:29 pm
Kansas State Treasurer Jake LaTurner is running for the U.S. Senate in 2020. LaTurner declared his candidacy Tuesday for the Republican nomination, less than a week after four-term GOP Sen. Pat Roberts announced that he will not run for re-election. LaTurner, 30, said Kansas needs both a...
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Dreamstime
April 26, 2017 - 6:10 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Former Kansas state Sen. Jake LaTurner, 29, (R-Pittsburg), has been sworn in as the new state treasurer. LaTurner took the oath of office Wednesday from Kansas Supreme Court Justice Caleb Stegall in a ceremony at the Statehouse. Dozens of family, friends and legislative and...
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Dreamstime
April 18, 2017 - 11:30 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has appointed a legislator as the next state treasurer to replace Republican Ron Estes after Estes won a special congressional election. Brownback announced Tuesday that GOP state Sen. Jake LaTurner of Pittsburg will serve the rest of Estes' four-year...
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