Laura Kelly

AP News Staff
November 09, 2018 - 7:13 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas' new Democratic governor-elect says she will look to block enforcement of a new adoption law that she and LGBT-rights activists consider discriminatory. That would be a sharp break with the state's two previous conservative Republican governors. Gov.-elect Laura Kelly...
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AP News Staff
September 06, 2018 - 4:52 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - One of Republican Kris Kobach's main opponents says he's not qualified to be Kansas governor because of his tough stance on illegal immigration. Independent candidate Greg Orman said Wednesday during a candidate forum that Kobach does not understand how the state's agricultural...
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Laura Kelly for Kansas
Marc LaVoie
September 05, 2018 - 7:01 am
Former Republican Gov. Bill Graves announced Tuesday he was supporting state Sen. Laura Kelly, a Democrat, in her bid for governor. Kelly is facing Secretary of State Kris Kobach, the Republican, and independent Greg Orman. Graves was a two-term governor, serving as the state's chief executive 1995...
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Marc LaVoie
August 31, 2018 - 7:54 am
A recent poll shows Kansas Sec. of State Kris Kobach, a Republican, holding a thin lead over Democrat Sen. Laura Kelly to become the state's next governor. The Public Policy Polling (PPP) survey shows Kobach leading Kelly 39 to 38 percent, if the election were to be held this week. Nine percent of...
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Johnson County Election Office
Marc LaVoie
August 08, 2018 - 5:01 am
More than 12 hours after the polls closed, Johnson County finished its processing of votes in the August 7th primary. Statement from @jocoelection on the delay in vote results... https://t.co/t5fiQpiUbG — 98.1 FM KMBZ (@KMBZradio) August 8, 2018 Kris Kobach is the unofficial winner in the...
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