Sara Weir leaving Down Syndrome Society; next step congressional race?


Sara Weir is leaving her job as the chief executive and president of the National Down Syndrome Society, possibly pointing the way toward a run for the 3rd District Congressional seat next year.

The organization announced Weir's departure on its website, saying she has "decided to step down this year to pursue opportunities to continue her advocacy and service to our community as well as others in Kansas."

The announcement was accompanied by a letter from Weir that didn't indicate her future plans, but hinted that her next step would be as an advocate of some sort.

"Once . . .


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