Candidacy of Wichita statehouse candidate challenged


A challenge has been filed questioning the candidacy of Republican Michael Capps, who is running in the 85th District in the Wichita area.

Democrat Monica Marks filed an objection through her attorney — Democratic state Rep. Vic Miller of Topeka — over Capps' residency. Capps could not be reached for comment.

The filing with the secretary of state argues that Capps misrepresented where he lived when he filed to run for the seat that's being vacated by outgoing Republican state Rep. Chuck Weber.

He used the same address — 3103 N. Governeour, Wichita — when he registered to vote, as well.

"Capps was . . .


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