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  1. 'Beyond remarkable': Jeff Colyer nearly beat Kris Kobach in Kansas primary despite long oddsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... impossible." Marr enlisted in Colyer's battalion in mid-September, then spent the next four months waiting for Sam Brownback to get out of the way. The former governor's name had become noxious in Kansas - where his tax policy wrought perpetual ...

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  2. Kelly asks seniors to help her keep Kobach from governor's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    ... funding schools. If Kobach wins, she said, state services will fall apart like they did under former Gov. Sam Brownback. As an alternative, she would enlist economic experts who could craft a long-term strategy based on the three-legged stool of ...

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  3. Orman secures spot on ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    ... before their own political aspirations in the manner of Kobach and Orman. She also criticized former Gov. Sam Brownback, who was replaced by Gov. Jeff Colyer. He lost a close primary to Kobach. "After the devastation of the Brownback experiment, ...

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  4. Greg Orman added to KS gubernatorial ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NBC Action News

    ... ach won a contentious primary battle with Gov. Jeff Colyer, who became the governor of Kansas in January after Sam Brownback was confirmed as the Trump administration's Ambassador for Religious Freedom.

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  5. Laura Kelly asks seniors to help her keep Kris Kobach from Kansas governor's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Capital-Journal

    ... funding schools. If Kobach wins, she said, state services will fall apart like they did under former Gov. Sam Brownback. As an alternative, she would enlist economic experts who could craft a long-term strategy based on the three-legged stool of ...

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  6. Impending Election or Not, Kansas' New IT Chief Is Up to the ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Government Technology

    ... The position opened up in February when then CITO Phil Wittmer stepped down following the departure of Gov. Sam Brownback, who was named the U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Religious Freedom within the U.S. State Department. Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer was ...

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  7. Orman makes pitch for job growth; Kelly vows to nurture investment in education Aug 16 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Hays Daily News

    Independent candidate for governor Greg Orman offered Thursday an economic development plan for Kansas targeting middle-class job growth by streamlining regulatory hurdles faced by new businesses, expanding the solar and wind industries and elevating in-state processing of crops. Orman, competing against four candidates in the Kansas race for governor, said relying on broad state tax reductions, as Kansas did with income taxes under former Gov. Sam Brownback, was a "lazy" approach to economic expansion.

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  8. Orman makes pitch for job growth; Kelly vows to nurture investment in educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | The Capital-Journal

    Independent candidate for governor Greg Orman offered Thursday an economic development plan for Kansas targeting middle-class job growth by streamlining regulatory hurdles faced by new businesses, expanding the solar and wind industries and elevating in-state processing of crops. Orman, competing against four candidates in the Kansas race for governor, said reliance on broad state tax reductions, as Kansas did with income taxes under former Gov. Sam Brownback, was a "lazy" approach to economic expansion.

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  9. Sam Brownback: Turkish President Erdogan - Not Acting Like Much of an Ally'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Cybercast News Service

    Former Senator Sam Brownback , now the U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, criticized Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for continuing to hold American Pastor Andrew Brunson in prison, stating that Erdogan is "not acting like much of an ally." Brownback made his remarks on the Aug. 14 edition of " Washington Watch, " hosted by Family Research Council President Tony Perkins.

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  10. COLUMN: Accusations of voter fraud can hurt Republicans, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Courier-Tribune

    ... claims of millions of instances of voter fraud. Colyer, who served as lieutenant governor under Governor Sam Brownback until Brownback joined the Trump administration, surely knows that Kobach is a fraud. But Colyer never said anything when Kobach ...

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  11. Kobach touts Trump alliance, campaign rivals warn of GOP policy debacle Aug 15 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Hays Daily News

    Republican gubernatorial nominee Kris Kobach kicked off a belated general election campaign Wednesday by defining Democrat Laura Kelly and independent Greg Orman as liberal defenders of high taxes, weak immigration enforcement and "quasi-socialist" government. Orman and Kelly, part of a three-headed campaign for Kansas governor, hit back by linking Kobach to the intensely unpopular Sam Brownback, who quit as governor in January to work for President Donald Trump.

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  12. Moderates are key to defeating Kobach in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | KCTV5

    ... Colyer is the state's former lieutenant governor who was elevated to the top job in January when then-Gov. Sam Brownback left for a job as a U.S. ambassador. There's no guarantee that the business wing of the Republican Party will back Kobach given ...

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  13. Kobach touts Trump alliance; campaign rivals warn of GOP policy debacleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | The Capital-Journal

    ... the Orman campaign, said election of Kobach would serve to invigorate the failed tax policies of former Gov. Sam Brownback and undermine the state's fragile economic recovery. "There's absolutely no education in the second kick of a mule," Edelen ...

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  14. Kobach Makes History in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | News Max

    ... "the votes just aren't there." Colyer moved from lieutenant governor to the top job in January after then-Gov. Sam Brownback resigned to become U.S. Ambassador-at-large for Religious Freedom. Having defeated Colyer, Secretary of State Kobach now ...

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  15. Moderates are key to defeating Kobach in Kansas Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | WSOCTV

    ... Colyer is the state's former lieutenant governor who was elevated to the top job in January when then-Gov. Sam Brownback left for a job as a U.S. ambassador. There's no guarantee that the business wing of the Republican Party will back Kobach given ...

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  16. Kansas Governor Concedes, Says He Will Endorse GOP NomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | The Daily News

    ... suburban Kansas City served as lieutenant governor for seven years and took over as governor in January, when Sam Brownback resigned to become ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom. Kobach has been a lightning rod for controversy, ...

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  17. The Manhattan MercuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Manhattan Mercury

    ... suburban Kansas City served as lieutenant governor for seven years and took over as governor in January, when Sam Brownback resigned to become ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom . Kobach has been a lightning rod for controversy, ...

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  18. Kansas Gov. Colyer concedes Kris Kobach who championed immigration...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Daily Mail

    ... suburban Kansas City served as lieutenant governor for seven years and took over as governor in January, when Sam Brownback resigned to become ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom . Kobach has been a lightning rod for controversy, ...

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  19. How Trump turns red states into tossupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | The Washington Post

    ... GOP in Kansas must convince voters that conservative policies can still succeed in the state after then-Gov. Sam Brownback (R) enacted steep tax cuts that left the state's economy, infrastructure funding and education systems reeling. It is not just ...

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  20. Kansas Governor Concedes GOP Nomination To Kris KobachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Outside the Beltway

    ... will face Mr. Kobach in November. In a statement on Tuesday night, Ms. Kelly compared Mr. Kobach to Sam Brownback, the former Kansas governor whose conservative tax-cutting policies led to revenue shortfalls and significant budget cuts. Mr. ...

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