President Joe Biden and former Gov. Sam Brownback provided the backdrop for Saturday's highly energized debate pitting Gov. Laura Kelly against Republican challenger and Attorney General Derek Schmidt at the Kansas State Fair.
In the rollicking atmosphere of what is the State Fair debate, Kelly and Schmidt went at it for nearly 90 minutes over a broad array of issues, ranging from education to guns to water to abortion to whether state judges should be retained during this fall's election.
But Biden and Brownback were a recurring theme - as they have been throughout the campaign - as Schmidt and . . .