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In this June 4, 2020, photo, Republican Bill Clifford, an eye surgeon, US Air Force veteran and Finney County commissioner poses at Scuttlebutt's Coffee in Hutchinson, Kan. Clifford, is facing former Kansas Lt. Gov Tracey Mann, in the the state's 1st Congressional District primary. The GOP race in the 1st District is likely to come down to which of the two main candidates is more well-known in western Kansas, experts say. Mann, and Clifford, are anti-abortion, pro-gun and plan to support President Donald Trump's policies. (Alice Mannette/The Hutchinson News via AP)

Farm issues key in Kansas Republican congressional race

Jun. 27, 2020 4:25 PM EDT

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A commercial real estate broker from Salina who ran for Congress 10 years ago and an eye surgeon from Finney County are trying to draw attention to themselves and distinctions from one another ahead of an August Republican primary that's likely to decide who will win Kansas' 1st...

Watkins spent $400K in taxpayer-funded mailing, messaging

Jun. 8, 2020 12:05 PM EDT

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Steve Watkins spent $400,000 in taxpayer-funded communications during a six-month period amid a Republican primary challenge — nearly twice the total spent by the state's other three representatives, a new federal report shows. Watkins, who was narrowly elected in 2018...