Kansas Election 2014 http://hppr.org en Women rally across the state to take Kansas back http://hppr.org/post/women-rally-across-state-take-kansas-back <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Two ladies, one light, one dark, are traveling across Kansas this week talking about a grassroots movement called, “Women for Kansas.”&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:00:01 +0000 Cindee Talley 34967 at http://hppr.org Women rally across the state to take Kansas back Kansas Governor Race: Morris backs Davis http://hppr.org/post/kansas-governor-race-morris-backs-davis <p></p><p>Former Senate President Steve Morris is one of 104 Kansas Republicans backing Paul Davis in his bid to be governor according to a recent article in the <a href="http://www.gctelegram.com/news/morris-talks-about-104-repub-event">Garden City Telegram</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 05:00:01 +0000 Cindee Talley 34696 at http://hppr.org Kansas Governor Race: Morris backs Davis Kansas: Incumbent U.S. Senator Roberts signs Obamacare repeal http://hppr.org/post/kansas-incumbent-us-senator-roberts-signs-obamacare-repeal <p></p><p>Republican U.S. Senator Pat Roberts recently signed a pledge sponsored by the conservative women’s organization, Independent Women’s Voice.&nbsp; The pledge is to repeal, defund and dismantle the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/weblogs/elections2014/2014/jul/2/roberts-signs-obamacare-repeal-pledge/">blogged Peter Hancock for the Lawrence Journal-World</a>.</p><p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 05:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 34001 at http://hppr.org Kansas: Incumbent U.S. Senator Roberts signs Obamacare repeal Schodorf reveals proposed voting changes http://hppr.org/post/schodorf-reveals-proposed-voting-changes <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Jean Schodorf says Kansans with voter registrations that are on hold should be allowed to cast ballots until there’s actual suspicion of voter fraud according to a story from </span><a href="http://www.kansaspublicradio.org/news/statehouse-news/8864-schodorf-unveils-proposed-voting-changes-in-ks" style="line-height: 1.5;">KPR.</a></p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 12:05:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 33781 at http://hppr.org Schodorf reveals proposed voting changes Publication labels western KS incumbent Republicans liberal http://hppr.org/post/publication-labels-western-ks-incumbent-republicans-liberal <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A single newsprint sheet was distributed in Hutchinson-area neighborhoods calling western Kansas House Republicans “liberal.”&nbsp; &nbsp;Western Representatives Steven Becker, </span>R-Buhler<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, John Doll, R-Garden City, and Don </span>Hineman<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span>R-Dighton<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> are the focus of the comments. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 05:00:01 +0000 Cindee Talley 32661 at http://hppr.org Publication labels western KS incumbent Republicans liberal Democratic candidate says Kansas 1st District has lost ag influence and bipartisanship http://hppr.org/post/democratic-candidate-says-kansas-1st-district-has-lost-ag-influence-and-bipartisanship <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Jim Sherow is challenging Rep. Tim&nbsp;Huelskamp to represent the </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">1</span><sup>st</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> District of Kansas.&nbsp; The Democratic hopeful says Huelskamp has lost west Kansas’s influence in the House, especially on agricultural issues </span><a href="http://www.dodgeglobe.com/article/20140318/NEWS/140319270/-1/news" style="line-height: 1.5;">reported the Dodge City Daily Globe</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 05:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 29426 at http://hppr.org Democratic candidate says Kansas 1st District has lost ag influence and bipartisanship Kansas: Democratic party focuses on bringing in moderate Republicans http://hppr.org/post/kansas-democratic-party-focuses-bringing-moderate-republicans <p></p><p>The Democrats recently held their convention in Topeka.&nbsp; Their strategy to win the governor’s race and a few House seats is simple:&nbsp; Convince moderate Republicans dissatisfied with the conservative wing of the GOP that they have a place underneath the Democratic Party’s big tent said a <a href="http://www.kansas.com/2014/03/08/3334041/kansas-democratic-partys-election.html">recent article in The Wichita Eagle</a>.</p><p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 05:00:04 +0000 Cindee Talley 28885 at http://hppr.org Kansas: Democratic party focuses on bringing in moderate Republicans Tea Party PAC supports Wolf in U.S. Senate race against Roberts http://hppr.org/post/tea-party-pac-supports-wolf-us-senate-race-against-roberts <p></p><p>Milton Wolf is trying to unseat three-term U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts in the Kansas Republican primary.&nbsp; Wolf now has the support of a national tea party political action committee according to <a href="http://www.kansas.com/2014/02/27/3314583/tea-party-pac-backs-wolf-in-us.html">a recent article in The Wichita Eagle</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 06:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 28658 at http://hppr.org Tea Party PAC supports Wolf in U.S. Senate race against Roberts Pat Roberts: A Kansas Senator reinventing himself to win re-election http://hppr.org/post/pat-roberts-kansas-senator-reinventing-himself-win-re-election <p></p><p>Senator Pat Roberts is working to renew ties in his home state <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/us/senator-races-to-show-ties-including-an-address-in-kansas.html">reported Jonathan Martin for the New York Times</a>.&nbsp; Tea Partly influences have changed his long Washington, D.C. history to a liability, and the 77-year old senator is working to adjust his position to better his chances at re-election say his aides.</p><p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 06:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 28458 at http://hppr.org Pat Roberts: A Kansas Senator reinventing himself to win re-election Kobach Leads The Fundraising Race for Kansas Secretary of State http://hppr.org/post/kobach-leads-fundraising-race-kansas-secretary-state <p></p><p>Campaign finance records show Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has fundraised more than twice the amount of Democratic challenger Jean Schodorf <a href="http://www.kansas.com/2014/01/20/3238727/kobach-raises-96k-in-kan-secretary.html">according to the Wichita Eagle</a>.</p><p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 06:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 27027 at http://hppr.org Kobach Leads The Fundraising Race for Kansas Secretary of State Kansas Election 2014: Wichita Woman Throws Her Hat in the Ring for Governor http://hppr.org/post/kansas-election-2014-wichita-woman-throws-her-hat-ring-governor <p></p><p>Jennifer Winn is a Republican and a co-owner of a family landscaping business in Wichita. &nbsp;She also wants to be the next governor of Kansas according to a recent article in <a href="http://www.kansas.com/2014/01/07/3215984/mother-of-wichita-man-charged.html">the Wichita Eagle</a>. &nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 06:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 26790 at http://hppr.org Kansas Election 2014: Wichita Woman Throws Her Hat in the Ring for Governor Kansas Election 2014: The First Governor’s Contest is April 26 http://hppr.org/post/kansas-election-2014-first-governor-s-contest-april-26 <p></p><p>The first contest in the race to be the next governor of Kansas is weeks away, but the Libertarian contest is off most people’s radar.</p><p> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 06:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 26425 at http://hppr.org Kansas Election 2014: The First Governor’s Contest is April 26