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Feb. 11, 2020 9:00 AM EST

The Manhattan Mercury, Feb. 9 Jerry Moran and Pat Roberts have cast their votes. Soon, it will be time for you to cast yours. We all knew that was the end game anyway. The U.S. Senate, including those two gentlemen with strong connections to Manhattan, voted this past week not to remove President Trump from...

Senior White House counselor Kellyanne Conway speaks during a question-and-answer session at a banquet concluding a Kansas Republican Party convention, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020, in Olathe, Kan. Conway says she believes the biggest divide in the U.S. isn't politics, race or gender but between people who live mostly online and people who live mostly offline. (AP Photo/John Hanna)

Trump adviser: Living online vs. offline biggest US divide

Feb. 1, 2020 11:41 PM EST

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — One of President Donald Trump's senior advisers told Kansas Republicans on Saturday night that she doesn't believe the biggest divide in the United States is politics, race or gender. White House counselor Kellyanne Conway said she believes the largest divide is between people who live...

Former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, left, a Republican candidate, speaks during a debate for GOP candidates at a statewide Republican convention, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020, in Olathe, Kan. Also participating are Kansas Senate President Susan Wagle, center, of Wichita, and U.S. Rep. Roger Marshall, of western Kansas. (AP Photo/John Hanna)

Kansas Senate rivals try to minimize Kobach's ties to Trump

Feb. 1, 2020 4:50 PM EST

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — Hardline conservative Kris Kobach tried Saturday to reassure his fellow Kansas Republicans that if they nominate him for the U.S. Senate, they wouldn't have to worry that he'd lose to a Democrat again because no one is closer than he is to President Donald Trump in a state that Trump is...