By Betsy Woodruff | 08/28/14 11:58 AM
Gov. Sam Brownback's campaign released an internal poll on Aug. 26 showing him up over his Democratic challenger, state House Democratic leader Paul Davis, 43 to 42 percent.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/27/14 06:06 PM
How does an incumbent who's been in the Senate since 1997 rack up such abysmal poll numbers? The state's moderate and centrist Republicans think it might have something to do with a fellow Republican, Gov. Sam Brownback.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/26/14 04:36 PM
Gov. Sam Brownback's conservative reforms have drawn him devoted support from many quarters, but he also raised the hackles of many fellow Kansas GOPers a couple of years ago.Â
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/14/14 06:05 PM
Rasmussen, a pollster often characterized as conservative-leaning, gave Democratic challenger Paul Davis a 10-point lead over Gov. Sam Brownback, R-Kan., at 51 to 41 percent.
By Associated Press | 08/12/14 12:45 PM
Republican Gov. Sam Brownback says he'll work to create 100,000 new private-sector jobs over four years if he's re-elected.
08/11/14 04:30 PM
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Federal authorities announced Monday that Kansas has agreed settle a securities fraud charge accusing the state of misleading investors about the financial health of its public employee pension system in 2009 and 2010 — at the time the second-worst underfunded system of its...
By Star Parker | 08/08/14 02:44 PM
With Republican Sens. Pat Roberts in Kansas and Lamar Alexander in Tennessee winning their respective primaries, Tea Party challengers failed in all attempts in this primary cycle to defeat Senate incumbents.
08/08/14 08:15 PM
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas will face a budget shortfall of $238 million by the end of July 2016, the Legislature's nonpartisan research staff said Friday in a new forecast predicting that the gap will emerge a year sooner than it had anticipated. The Legislative Research Department's new budget...
By Michael Barone | 08/06/14 05:56 PM
The standard thing to say about the various Republican primaries this year is that the Tea Party movement has lost one race after another. That's a defensible conclusion but also an oversimplification.
08/06/14 03:43 PM
TOPEKA, Kan. (Legal Newsline) – U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., earned the right to run for a fourth term Tuesday, defeating his tea party challenger. With 99 precincts reporting, Roberts captured 48 percent of the total vote, while Milton Wolf, a radiologist who consistently argued the...
By Steve Doty | 08/04/14 01:42 PM
A look at the top GOP primaries happening across the country this week.
By Spencer Brown | 07/23/14 03:42 PM
When the Topeka Capital-Journal first reported that Milton Wolf, a radiologist, had posted "gruesome" X-ray Images of dead or severely injured patients in February, many thought it would fatally wound his Tea Party primary challenge to Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan. But his battle has continued...
By Paul Bedard | 07/22/14 12:45 PM
Physically ailing Bob Dole is stepping back on to the political stage to help a Kansas political friend and attack Obamacare.
By Joseph Lawler | 07/15/14 06:37 PM
Do some people think taxes don't affect economic choices? If so, they should talk to Trevor Ariza and the Washington Wizards.
By Rebecca Berg | 07/17/14 03:29 PM
After sweeping into 12 Democrat-held governors mansions in 2010, the GOP is now at risk of losing much of that ground in this election cycle.
By Paul Bedard | 08/29/14
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