House speaker calls for Rep. Capps to end statehouse campaign

Republican House candidate Michael Capps addresses state Objections Board.

The Kansas House speaker on Thursday night said a state lawmaker should end his campaign for the Legislature after a news report revealed charges of emotional abuse involving foster children.

KAKE TV in Wichita on Thursday night reported on a complaint lodged against Republican state Rep. Michael Capps when he volunteered with Court Appointed Special Advocates of Sedgwick County.

Capps is filling the unexpired term of former state Rep. Chuck Weber in the 85th House District. He was elected to the position in July.

Capps is . . .


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