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Sunday Reader: Senate 7 dance; ‘Absolute warrior’ passes

Good morning everyone: An extraordinarily slow week, maybe the slowest since we started this little venture about 18 months ago. Frankly, most everything that happened last...

Senate Medicaid plan starts falling into place

The Senate plan to expand Medicaid is starting to fall into place, giving supporters hope that 2020 will be the year the Legislature extends...

Cobb decides against Senate race

Kansas Chamber of Commerce President Alan Cobb ended weeks of speculation Thursday, announcing he would not run for the U.S. Senate. "My passion is Kansas,"...

Steineger ‘tests waters’ for congressional race

Could the Republican primary in the Kansas 3rd Congressional District get bigger? Maybe. Former Kansas State Sen. Chris Steineger said in an interview this week that...

Ward takes first step to state Senate run

Longtime Democratic state Rep. Jim Ward has taken the first official step to running for the Kansas Senate. Ward filed paperwork naming former Kansas Democratic...

Sunday reader: Ward for Senate?; Victory Fund in Kansas

Good morning everyone: A relatively sedate week in Kansas politics. The biggest news on our end is we finally created a Facebook page. It only took...

Could Adkins, Weir reverse GOP trend for women in Congress?

In nearly 30 years, not much has changed for Republican women in Congress. In the 101st Congress from 1989 to 1991, there were 13 Republican...

UPDATED: Colyer endorses LaTurner for Congress; Watkins calls it a ‘political...

(Updated to recast lede with new comments from LaTurner and Twitter posts from Watkins) Former Gov. Jeff Colyer on Tuesday scrambled two Kansas political races...

UPDATED: Colyer decides against Senate run

(Updated to include comments from Susan Wagle and Roger Marshall) With all the speculation about who will run for the U.S. Senate, here's a name...

Usha Reddi staffing up ahead of U.S. Senate race?

Manhattan Mayor Pro Tem Usha Reddi is apparently hiring staff in preparation for a bid for the U.S. Senate. A posting on the Google Groups...