Former President Donald Trump early Monday announced he was backing Republican Attorney General Derek Schmidt's campaign for governor against Democratic incumbent Laura Kelly.
"Derek Schmidt, the attorney general of the Great State of Kansas, has done an absolutely outstanding job," Trump said in an email that went out at 7:01 a.m.
"Derek is strong on crime, the borders, and our always under siege Second Amendment.
"He loves our Military and our Vets. Derek Schmidt has my Complete and Total Endorsement!"
Last year, Schmidt signed onto a brief with 16 other . . .