Garden City eye doctor William Clifford has won the backing of western Kansas industrialist Cecil O'Brate in the race for the Kansas 1st Congressional District.
O'Brate, an oil and gas executive from Garden City, is supporting Clifford in the Republican primary that now includes former Lt. Gov. Tracey Mann but may also eventually include state Rep. Troy Waymaster of Bunker Hill.
"I’ve known Dr. Clifford personally for years, and I have full faith in his ability to lead our district and our country in the . . .