Elections

State panel wants more information before ruling on Obama’s ballot eligibility
September 14, 2012
Kansas election officials said Thursday that they want more information before deciding whether to remove President Barack Obama from the state’s November ballot.
Candidate forum series begins Wednesday in Leavenworth
September 11, 2012
A series of candidate forums kicks off at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Leavenworth City Hall, 100 N. Fifth St. in Leavenworth.
Questionnaire: Connie O’Brien, 42nd District Kansas House race
August 2, 2012
State Rep. Connie O’Brien of rural Tonganoxie is running against Sandra Bohne of rural Leavenworth in the Republican primary for the 42nd Kansas House District, which includes parts of Leavenworth, as well as Tonganoxie and Eudora.
Questionnaire: Willie Dove, 38th District Kansas House race
August 2, 2012
Responses to a candidate questionnaire from Willie Dove, a Republican candidate for the 38th District seat in the Kansas House.
Kansas House candidate Dove says ears will be open to constituent concerns
August 2, 2012
Above all, Willie Dove says he will listen to what voters want.
Questionnaire: Anthony Brown, 3rd District Kansas Senate race
July 31, 2012
Candidate questionnaire from state Rep. Anthony Brown, Republican candidate for the state Senate from the 3rd District.
Republican state Rep. Anthony Brown attempting leap to Senate
July 31, 2012
This year’s redistricting jumble did play a role in state Rep. Anthony Brown’s decision to run for a state Senate seat, the Eudora Republican said.
Presidential election: What impact will young voters have?
July 31, 2012
A political junkie from a family of staunch Republicans said he supports Obama’s re-election after researching his first term.
Linenberger: Fair, election
July 31, 2012
The Leavenworth County Fair Parade usually has no shortage of political candidates hitting the pavement.
Questionnaire: Dave Anderson, 38th District Kansas House race
July 30, 2012
A candidate questionnaire from Dave Anderson, Republican candidate for the Kansas House from the 38th District.
De Soto Mayor Dave Anderson cites experience in Kansas House race
July 30, 2012
In a district without an incumbent, Dave Anderson says he has the edge when it comes to experience.
Candidate forums planned for Tonganoxie, Leavenworth
July 19, 2012
A candidate forum will be 7 p.m. Tuesday at the VFW Hall in Tonganoxie. First State Bank and Trust is sponsoring the meet-the-candidates event. Candidates for the upcoming primary have been invited. A professor from Kansas City Kansas Community College also will offer two political forums in Leavenworth in advance of the Aug. 7 primary election for county and state races.
Candidate forums planned for Tonganoxie, Leavenworth
02:24 p.m., July 17, 2012 Updated 04:38 p.m.
A candidate forum will be 7 p.m. Tuesday at the VFW Hall in Tonganoxie. First State Bank and Trust is sponsoring the meet-the-candidates event. Candidates for the upcoming primary have been invited.
Christian group offering chance to meet candidates
July 10, 2012
The Christian Citizen Coalition will have a “Coffee with the Candidates” event at 9 a.m. Saturday at the former Ratliff Drug Store, Fourth and Bury streets in downtown Tonganoxie.