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'Democracy voters' delivered for Democrats in tightest races

Nov. 16, 2022 18:50 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden tried to shape the midterm elections not as a verdict on his time in office, but rather on the contrast between Democrats and Republicans on American democracy. “We’ll have our difference of opinion. And that’s how it’s supposed to...

Editorial Roundup: Missouri

Nov. 15, 2022 15:24 PM EST

Kansas City Star. November 9, 2022. Editorial: Divided Missouri, Kansas election shows one way voters are united: They want compromise Republicans inched closer to gaining control of the U.S. House Wednesday morning, while party control of the Senate remained...

Editorial Roundup: Kansas

Nov. 15, 2022 15:16 PM EST

Kansas City Star. November 9, 2022. Editorial: Divided Missouri, Kansas election shows one way voters are united: They want compromise Republicans inched closer to gaining control of the U.S. House Wednesday morning, while party control of the Senate remained...

Republican Jerry Moran wins reelection to U.S. Senate from Kansas

Nov. 08, 2022 21:07 PM EST
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Jerry Moran wins reelection to U.S. Senate from Kansas.

Republican US Sen. Moran wins reelection in Kansas

Nov. 08, 2022 21:02 PM EST

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Republican Jerry Moran on Tuesday won a third term in the U.S. Senate, defeating Democrat Mark Holland, former mayor of Kansas City, Kansas. Former President Donald Trump endorsed Moran early in 2021, insulating him from a serious Republican primary...

Kansas governor's race is close after abortion upheaval

Nov. 04, 2022 18:52 PM EDT

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Both major parties say the Kansas governor's race is a tossup in its last days as abortion politics, lingering ill will toward former Republican Gov. Sam Brownback and an independent conservative candidate make for a tighter-than-expected contest in the Republican-leaning...

Kansas: What to expect on election night

Nov. 02, 2022 09:33 AM EDT

Republicans have long enjoyed a voter registration advantage in Kansas; a Democratic presidential candidate hasn’t carried the state since Lyndon Johnson in 1964, and former President Donald Trump carried it by big margins in 2016 and 2020. Yet the electorate also can have a sizeable number of...

GOP nominee for Kansas governor tries to flip abortion issue

Sep. 10, 2022 17:26 PM EDT

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — The Republican candidate for Kansas governor tried Saturday to make the Democratic incumbent's support for abortion rights a political liability, even with a strong statewide vote last month in favor of preserving access to abortion. GOP nominee Derek...

Kansas governor lauds abortion vote but focuses on economy

Sep. 03, 2022 11:26 AM EDT

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly wasted little time after a decisive victory in Kansas for abortion rights before sending out a national fundraising email warning that access to the procedure would be “on the chopping block” if her party did not win in the November elections. ...