Jeff Colyer

KNSS News
August 26, 2019 - 8:48 pm
Former Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer is not running for the U.S. Senate next year. He made the announcement Monday, saying he is doing "interesting things" in the private sector and medicine. Colyer is a reconstructive plastic surgeon and a recently named fellow for fall 2019 at the Institute of Politics...
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January 07, 2019 - 7:39 pm
Departing Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer has confirmed that he's considering running for the U.S. Senate in 2020 now that four-term incumbent Republican Pat Roberts won't seek re-election. Colyer said Monday during a news conference that he and his wife are "strongly looking at" the race. A spokesman said...
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TNS
December 26, 2018 - 2:38 pm
Departing Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer isn't ruling out a future run for public office but says he will be looking at opportunities in both business and government service. The Republican governor was not specific about his plans during a recent Associated Press interview, except to say he and wife Ruth...
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DREAMSTIME
November 23, 2018 - 8:54 am
Outgoing Republican Gov. Jeff Colyer has signed an executive order giving paid parental leave to more than 17,000 government employees. The order signed Wednesday makes all state employees under the governor's jurisdiction eligible for paid leave after the birth or adoption of a child. Primary...
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TNS
October 02, 2018 - 1:59 pm
If your career goals include a stint as governor of a state, be aware your salary prospects are strongest if you can finagle an election victory in California, Pennsylvania or Tennessee. If you're in Maine, Colorado or Arizona ... not so much. Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer 's salary is in the bottom ten...
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Chris Neal/The Topeka Capital-Journal via AP
August 10, 2018 - 6:03 pm
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach stepped aside from his duties as the state's top elections official Friday until his hotly contested Republican primary challenge to Gov. Jeff Colyer is resolved, but Colyer argued that Kobach still has a conflict of interest because Kobach is handing his...
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August 08, 2018 - 8:47 pm
Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer says he will wait until the results of the GOP primary race for governor are final before he begins a campaign for the general election. Colyer responded after Secretary of State Kris Kobach said earlier Wednesday that he would immediately begin campaigning against his...
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TNS
August 08, 2018 - 4:17 pm
Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer says he will wait until the results of the GOP primary race for governor are final before he begins a campaign for the general election. Colyer responded after Secretary of State Kris Kobach said earlier Wednesday that he would immediately begin campaigning against his...
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July 12, 2018 - 10:30 am
Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer has ordered additional American flags flown outside the Statehouse in response to a university's now-relocated public art display featuring an altered flag. Colyer spokesman Kendall Marr said the Republican governor ordered the 19 additional flags to go up Wednesday...
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Sipa USA
June 23, 2018 - 8:54 pm
About 175 people attended a fundraiser for conservative Republican Kris Kobach's campaign for Kansas governor with rocker and gun-rights provocateur Ted Nugent as dozens of people protested outside. Kobach and Nugent raffled off an AR-15 rifle during their event at a Kansas City-area community...
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