Kris Kobach

December 07, 2018 - 9:01 pm
Outgoing Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach worries fraud might have tainted a North Carolina congressional race that a fellow Republican appeared to have narrowly won. The Washington Post reports that Kobach said during an interview that his concerns are "based on what I have read" about the...
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December 07, 2018 - 1:56 pm
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach worries fraud might have tainted a North Carolina congressional race that a fellow Republican appeared to have narrowly won. The Washington Post reports that Kobach said during an interview that his concerns are "based on what I have read" about the race...
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TNS
November 30, 2018 - 2:14 pm
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says he has talked to President Donald Trump by phone since losing the governor's race but is declining to provide further details. Kobach told reporters Friday that he's not "out looking for random federal jobs" but said if Trump offered him a position, "That'...
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DREAMSTIME
November 23, 2018 - 11:32 am
When iconic Dodge City, once the home to Wild West gunslingers and buffalo hunters, faced a lawsuit before the midterm elections for moving its sole polling place outside city limits, its top elections official turned to a hired legal gun to battle charges of voter suppression. Ford County Clerk...
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DREAMSTIME
November 22, 2018 - 8:32 am
Two groups of local Democratic activists are meeting next week to fill the Kansas Senate seats previously held by Gov.-elect Laura Kelly and Lt. Gov.-elect Lynn Rogers. Precinct committee members of Kelly's former Topeka-area district are scheduled to meet at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 29 at the Topeka public...
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November 15, 2018 - 8:21 pm
Kansas' attorney general is arguing in federal court filings that Secretary of State Kris Kobach should not be held liable for exposing sensitive information about voters. Attorney General Derek Schmidt also contends that voters have no constitutional right to the privacy of their data. In recent...
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November 06, 2018 - 11:11 pm
Republican Kris Kobach has told his supporters that his campaign for governor has always faced "headwinds" in GOP-leaning Kansas. Democratic state Sen. Laura Kelly defeated Kobach in Tuesday's election. She won even though Kobach is President Donald Trump's most visible ally in a state Trump...
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November 06, 2018 - 10:50 am
Republican Kansas Secretary of Kris Kobach says voter turnout appears to be heavy. Kobach talked to reporters Tuesday in Lecompton as he cast his own ballot for governor. He is running for the seat against Democratic state Sen. Laura Kelly. She is wooing GOP moderates who are put off by Kobach's...
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Dreamstime
November 03, 2018 - 1:16 pm
Democrats in Kansas who have had to sit on the political sidelines for the better part of a decade are hoping for a blue wave on Election Day that could help them break the Republican grip on power and are optimistic about their chances in several races, including the one for governor. Kansas is a...
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Brian Hayes/The Wichita Eagle via AP
October 31, 2018 - 7:59 pm
Republican candidate Kris Kobach echoed President Donald Trump's assertion that Trump can deny U.S. citizenship to babies born to parents living in the country illegally, intensifying a focus on immigration in the final days of a close Kansas governor's race. Kobach, the Kansas secretary of state,...
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