UPDATED: Democratic lawmaker questions Republican’s residency; Candidate calls claim ‘baseless’


(Updated to reflect Thomas' correct name in parts of story)

Topeka Democratic state Rep. Vic Miller on Tuesday asked Johnson County prosecutors to investigate whether an Olathe statehouse candidate is living in the district where he filed to run for office.

Announcing his request at a news conference, Miller said that Adam Thomas of Olathe may have committed election perjury when he filed to run for the House at an address belonging to a duplex owner in House District 26. The same request was sent to Secretary of State Kris Kobach.

"All indications are that there is significant evidence of . . .


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