Kris Kobach

Sipa USA
May 11, 2017 - 9:03 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — President Donald Trump has named Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach to help lead a voter fraud commission. But Kobach won't be leaving his post in Kansas. Kobach and Vice President Mike Pence will lead a commission to review alleged voter fraud and suppression. But Kobach...
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Dreamstime
May 11, 2017 - 8:28 pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — The White House says President Donald Trump has signed an executive order creating a commission to look at the public's confidence in the integrity of the voting system. The long-awaited panel follows Trump's allegations that millions of people voted illegally in the 2016...
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Sipa USA
May 10, 2017 - 9:19 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A judge has told Kansas' top elections official to disclose proposed changes to federal voting laws that he took to a meeting with President Donald Trump. U.S. District Judge Julie Robinson says she reviewed the materials and found no error in the magistrate's earlier ruling...
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Dreamstime
April 28, 2017 - 4:37 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (KNSS) - An immigration adviser to the Trump administration is still determined that a physical wall is necessary between the United States and Mexico. The Kansas Information Network spoke with Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach who says that sensors and drones don't do enough. “If...
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Dreamstime
April 25, 2017 - 10:34 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Secretary of State Kris Kobach says he's planning to remain in Kansas rather than take a job in President Donald Trump's administration. Kobach made the remark Tuesday morning during an interview on the Fox News program "Fox & Friends" about Trump's plans to build a wall...
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Sipa USA
April 20, 2017 - 4:03 am
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas' top elections official has asked a magistrate judge to stay his order requiring him to turn over proposed changes to voting rights laws that he took to a meeting with President Donald Trump. Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach filed the motion Wednesday. That was the...
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Dreamstime
April 05, 2017 - 4:22 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A federal judge has ordered Kansas' top elections official to produce a plan on homeland security issues that he took to a meeting with President Donald Trump. U.S. Magistrate James O'Hara ruled Wednesday that the document from Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach could be...
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