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Conservatives Leading Half of School Board Races

Posted: 08/05/2008 - The conservatives in the kansas Republican are again hoping to make inroads into the state School Board, holding on to leads in the half of the contested races Tuesday night.

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Kline Loses Johnson Co. DA Primary

Posted: 08/05/2008 - Former Attorney General loses bid to hold the Johnson Co. District Attorney's seat he has held since former Attorney General Paul Morrison defeated him in 2006

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Slattery, Roberts Look Ahead to November

Updated: 08/05/2008 - As anticipated, former Congressman Jim Slattery will move on to face Republican incumbent Pat Roberts in the U.S. Senate race.

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Incumbent Hecht Defeated in D.A. Primary

Updated: 08/05/2008 - Shawnee Co. District Attorney Robert Hecht's quest for a third term was stopped in the Republican primary by Eric Rucker. Chad Taylor defeated Jerry Berger in the Democratic primary.

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Ryun/Jenkins Too Close to Call

Updated: 08/06/2008 - District 2 Republican Congressional primary between State Treasurer Lynn Jenkins and former Congressman Jim Ryun goes down to the wire.

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Slattery Releases Fourth Campaign Ad

Posted: 08/05/2008 - Before the primary race results are in, Jim Slattery is counting on a win over Lee Jones Tuesday night. Tuesday he released his fourth television ad for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Republican Senator Pat Roberts.

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Jenkins / Ryun Last Minute Campaign Update

Updated: 08/05/2008 - Lynn Jenkins is spending the last hours before polls close making phone calls. Jim Ryun voted in Lawrence before heading to Topeka.

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McCains Speak at Big Motorcycle Rally

Posted: 08/04/2008 - Sen. John McCain and wife Cindy appeared Monday at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota. McCain criticized Barack Obam for supporting a timetable for withdrawal from Iraq.

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Reports on Kansas Judges to be Online August 29

Posted: 08/04/2008 - Evaluations of some judges up for rentention will be available online starting Aug. 29. The aim is to give votes information about appellate court judges and district court judges whose names will be on the ballot in the fall.

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Diplomacy And Sports Await Bush in Asia

Updated: 08/04/2008 - President Bush faces a week jammed with diplomatic hot button issues in Asia, including political repression and nuclear disarmament, before sitting back to enjoy the Olympics this weekend.

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Obama Ad Calls for Windfall Profits Tax

Posted: 08/04/2008 - Democratic candidate calls for a return of the windfall profits tax on oil companies, abandoned twenty years ago over fears it was stifling domestic development. McCain camp calls ad hypocritical since Obama voted for Bush-Cheney's energy plan.

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Bush Pushes Offshore Drilling

Posted: 08/02/2008 - President Bush chastised Democrats on Saturday for refusing to allow a vote on whether to lift the federal ban on offshore oil drilling before lawmakers departed for their summer recess.

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Bob Dole Seeking Bipartisan Work on Health Care

Posted: 08/01/2008 - Former Sen. Bob Dole will host a forum at 12:30 pm Monday at the Dole Institute of Politics on the KU campus. It will address ideas for reforming the health care system.

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McCain raps Obama Over School Vouchers, Union Ties

Posted: 08/01/2008 - John McCain, the father of private school students, criticized Democratic rival Barack Obama on Friday for choosing private over public school for his kids. The difference, according to the Arizona Republican, is that he - not Obama - favors vouchers that give parents more school choices.

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Houses to pass Budget Bill Friday

Posted: 08/01/2008 - Spending bill would provide generous increases in veterans' benefits as well as for military base construction and closure. Bill is just one of 12 that the House will need to pass.

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Rucker Tells His Vision for D.A. Office

Updated: 07/31/2008 - In the race for Shawnee County District Attorney Republican candidate Eric Rucker outlined his vision for the D.A.'s office before the Pachyderm Club audience at McFarland's restaurant in Topeka Thursday.

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Jim Ryun Encourages Early Voting

Posted: 07/31/2008 - Days before the primary election one candidate for Congress is encouraging voters to cast their ballots early.

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McCain Expresses Pride in Campaign Ad About Obama

Posted: 07/31/2008 - Republican presidential candidate John McCain expressed pride Thursday in a new campaign ad that compares Barack Obama to a pair of Hollywood celebrities, but defended his Democratic opponent after a voter said Obama "terrifies me."

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Schwarzenegger Orders Cuts Amid Fiscal Crisis

Posted: 07/31/2008 - With California's cash dwindling and legislators still debating a new budget, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger eliminated 22,000 part-time and temporary state positions Thursday and ordered that 200,000 state workers receive the federal minimum wage.

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