Kansas Governor Sebelius Pulls Name From Cabinet Consideration
Governor Kathleen Sebelius (Democrat) has pulled her name from consideration in an Obama Cabinet. Her name has been mentioned as a possibility for Secretary of Labor, Education, or Agriculture. She cited Kansas’ deepening financial crisis as the reason for her pulling her name from consideration. Why is this important? Sebelius is THE hope Democrats have for capturing retiring Senator Sam Brownback’s seat in the 2010 | Read More »
Jim Slattery Crashing, Burning
Who is Jim Slattery? Why is the chosen one, the Democratic candidate who could crush Senator Pat Roberts in Kansas. Slattery got fawning attention from the D.C. Democrats, the media, the online left, etc. He was championed as the guy who could finally turn Kansas blue against the corrupt, out of touch Pat Roberts. He’s now down 20 points behind Pat Roberts. Thus ends another | Read More »
If you live in Johnson County, Kansas
Please vote for District Attorney Phil Kline today in the GOP primary. You can view his campaign website here.
The battle for the Kansas Republican Party just got very ugly
When you hear “Kansas Traditional Republican Majority” you probably see the word “tradition” and connote that this must be the conservative GOP organization in Kansas. Not only would you be wrong, but if you are in Kansas, you may be totally misled. This organization, the state equivalent of the Republican Main Street Partnership, the far left organization dedicated to making the GOP platform a mirror | Read More »
A quick question for Nancy Boyda (KS-02) and Dennis Moore (KS-03)
Do you think that the Senate Ethics Committee should censure Senator Coburn for delivering babies for free at a private hospital? Assuming that they don’t drop everything and respond right away, Representative Boyda can be reached at:(785) 234-8111(202) 225-6601Fax: (202) 225-7986 Or via email here …and Representative Moore can be reached at:(913) 621-0832(202) 225-2865FAX: (202) 225-2807Or via email here Note that neither of them will | Read More »
Sean Tevis Runs For Kansas State House District 15 on Netroots Nation Funds
Kansas Meadowlark has a new fun way to raise money. Meet Sean Tevis. Sean has done little fundraising in the 15th State House District of Kansas. Instead, Sean went to Netroots Nation and passed the hat. He raised closed to $96,000.00. As Kansas Meadowlark notes A huge part of Tevis’ contributions (71.9%) were small, unitemized, and without any additional information. *Only 1.8% of all contributions | Read More »
Great news: financial update on Kansas races (2nd, 3rd, Senate).
As the second quarter comes to a end, some of the financial reports for candidates have become public. And the news was tremondous for Republicans, and more importantly, conservatives. I’ll start with the biggest story: 3rd district: The likely challenger to six-term Democratic incumbent Dennis Moore out-raised him, $480,000 to $336,000. Nick Jordan, who still has to win the August 5th primary (though there’s not | Read More »
Jim Ryun: the best candidate but room for improvement (KS-2)
First-time poster alert. Jim Ryun, a U.S. Representative from 1996-2006, is running again for office. Before he gets the Republican nomination, however, he has to defeat former State Senator and Treasurer Lynn Jenkins — which, according to most polls, won’t be tough. That’s a good thing, as Jenkins shares many positions with Nancy Boyda: both have voted for higher taxes, both are generally pro-abortion, and | Read More »