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June through December 2008
Newspaper Clippings Index

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to ELECTIONS, June through December, 2008.

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The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue


ARTICLES ON ELECTIONS
June through December 2008


Jack Weinstein
Hodge to run for Senate in new district
Olathe Daily News, 5/28/2008


Patrick S. Kelley
Front-runner from Kansas? [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 6/2/2008


Joey Berlin
Seeing re-election, Hill talks about issues
Emporia Gazette, 6/3/2008


Bobbi Mlynar
Carol Strickland files to run for Kansas House
Emporia, Gazette, 6/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Alisha Cooper
Democrats decide to run
Junction City Daily Union, 6/3/2008


Bob Sigman
Election is sneaking up
Johnson County Sun, 6/4/2008


Steve Rose
Vice President Kathleen Sebelius?
Johnson County Sun, 6/4/2008


Delegate split [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 6/4/2008


Jessica Tims-Seeliger
The time has come for legislators to voice intent [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/4/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Allen Seaton
Burr files for Kelley's seat in House
Winfield Daily Courier, 6/5/2008


Goodwin makes official her run for re-election
Winfield Daily Courier, 6/5/2008


Tim Carpenter
Slattery releases list of lobbying clients
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/6/2008


Jeannine Koranda
Goddard's Kelsey files for state Senate run
Wichita Eagle, 6/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Allen Seaton
Another candidate announces for state BOE
Winfield Daily Courier, 6/6/2008


John Hanna
Six hints at run in 2010
Salina Journal, 6/6/2008


Scott Rothschild
Key aides joining Slattery campaign
Lawrence Journal World, 6/7/2008


Trimmer plans to run again
Winfield Daily Courier, 6/7/2008


Tim Unruh
Hedville Republican Smith files for Svaty's House seat
Salina Journal, 6/7/2008


Sam Hartle
Incumbents to face little opposition
Kansas City Kansan, 6/7/2008


Kevin Flaherty
Barone will not seek re-election
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/8/2008


Tom Bell
We need more to step forward [editorial]
Salina Journal, 6/8/2008


Huelskamp seeking another term in Senate
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/9/2008


Mary Clarkin
Field for legislative races broadens as the deadline nears
Hutchinson News, 6/10/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tim Carpenter
Ryun issues challenge to run clean campaign
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/10/2008


John Hanna
Ryun, Jenkins seeking Republican nomination
Wichita Eagle, 6/10/2008 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Slattery is pledging to give Roberts a competitive race
Lawrence Journal World, 6/10/2008


Whittington runs for House seat
Winfield Daily Courier, 6/10/2008


Roy Graber
Abrams, Leach seek to unseat Goodwin in Senate
Winfield Daily Courier, 6/10/2008


Kevin Flaherty
Storylines emerge as filing day opens
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/10/2008 [Newsbank article]


McKinney seeks re-election to Kansas House
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/10/2008


Democrat files for Charlie Roth's seat
Salina Journal, 6/10/2008


Scott Rothschild
Ryun, Jenkins to face off in primary
Lawrence Journal World, 6/10/2008


All of the hats officially in the ring
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/11/2008


James Carlson
Kansas ballots won't be bulging
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/11/2008


Barbara Hollingsworth
State board 'up for grabs'
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/11/2008


Scott Rothschild
Election slate set in area races
Lawrence Journal World, 6/11/2008


John Richmeier
Filing deadline for August primary over
Leavenworth Times, 6/11/2008


Steve Rose
Kansas eyes are upon us
Johnson County Sun, 6/11/2008


Political cartoon
Chanute Tribune, 6/11/2008


Thayer resident takes on Umbarger for Senate seat
Chanute Tribune, 6/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Courier Views
32nd Senate district race is one to watch [editorial]
Winfield Daily Courier, 6/11/2008


Joshua Ames
Four contested races in primary
Winfield Daily Courier, 6/11/2008


James Jordan
Abrams wants to bring BOE matters to Legislature
Winfield Daily Courier, 6/11/2008


Tim Unruh
Two men challenge Brungardt for Senate
Salina Journal, 6/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


The Morning Sun
AuBuchon files for Kansas Senate seat
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


The Morning Sun
Horgan files for Kansas Senate seat
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kevin Flaherty
Candidates set for primary elections
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


We have some interesting races [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 6/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Bill Felber
Several file for elections at deadline
Manhattan Mercury, 6/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Alisha Cooper
Citizens file for County offices
Junction City Daily Union, 6/11/2008


Mike Heronemus
Mayor sets sights on State Legislature
Junction City Daily Union, 6/11/2008


Mary Clarkin
Candidates are plentiful for upcoming Reno Co.
Hutchinson News, 6/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Four going off state school board
Hutchinson News, 6/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Dion Lefler and Jeannine Koranda
Filing period over; primaries packed
Wichita Eagle, 6/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Sarah Kessinger
More Democrats vying for posts
Hutchinson News, 6/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Boyda backs Obama
Iola Register, 6/12/2008


Richard Luken
Colony mayer seeks seat in Kansas House
Iola Register, 6/12/2008


Bobbi Mlynar
Kitty Frank to challenge Jim Barnett for State Senate seat in November
Emporia Gazette, 6/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Businessman to challenge Rep. Peggy Mast
Emporia Gazette, 6/13/2008 [Newsbank article]


Voter's choice [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 6/14/2008


Associated Press
Senator decides not to run again
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/16/2008


Special to the Times
Kultala files for Kansas Senate
Leavenworth Times, 6/16/2008


Martin Hawver
Beware of nice sounding campaign pledges
Junction City Daily Union, 6/16/2008


Clean campaigns [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 6/18/2008


Chris Green
Competitive race unfolding for US Senate
Hutchinson News, 6/18/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chuck Kurtz
Ballot full for August primary
Johnson County Sun, 6/18/2008


Chuck Kurtz
Kline drops bombshell; now, the fallout
Johnson County Sun, 6/18/2008


Special to The Times
Gregor files for Kansas House of Representatives seat
Leavenworth Times, 6/20/2008


Jim Sullinger
Democrats swarm to Kansas ballots
Kansas City Star, 6/21/2008


Mary Clarkin
Possible rivals spar over who has more ties her here
Hutchinson News, 6/22/2008


Tim Carpetner
Slattery making gains in race
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/22/2008


Whitney Coleman
Poll workers needed for Nov. election
Wichita Eagle, 6/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Polling hits cell phones wall
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/23/2008


Rarely at home [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 6/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chuck Kurtz
Local democrats: This is the year
Johnson County Sun, 6/25/2008


State board: On guard
Johnson County Sun, 6/25/2008


David Klepper
Political eyes on Kansas district
Kansas City Star, 6/26/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tim Linn
Goodman to run for Kansas House
Leavenworth Times, 6/26/2008


DeGraaf seeks second house term
Winfield Daily Courier, 6/27/2008


Monica Springer
Candidatees gearing up for August primary
Garden City Telegram, 6/28/2008


Mary Clarkin
Candidate's Greensburg ads raise ire
Hutchinson News, 6/28/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green and Sarah Kessinger
Obama shows fundraising ability in Kansas
Salina Journal, 6/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Special to The Daily Union
6th district BOE candidates forum scheduled
Junction City Daily Union, 7/1/2008


Defeating Kelly
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/1/2008


Bob Sigman
Campaign rules upgraded [editorial]
Johnson County Sun, 7/2/2008


Sarah Nightingale
Jenkins: Election 'biggest opportunity'
Manhattan Mercury, 7/2/2008 [Newsbank article]


Emerson Lynn, Jr
Jenkins over Ryun [editorial]
Iola Register, 7/3/2008


Martin Hawver
At the rail
Metro News, 7/4/2008


Lori Yount
State BOE candidate disqualified
Wichita Eagle, 7/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Dave Helling and Jim Sullinger
3rd district matchup is a matter of money
Kansas City Star, 7/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Christina M. Woods
House race focusing on health care
Wichita Eagle, 7/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Dion Lefler
One conservative absent from KRA endorsements
Wichita Eagle, 7/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jeannine Koranda
Voters have voice in state's financial future
Wichita Eagle, 7/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Ric Anderson
Judge not, lest ye be elected
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/6/2008


Tim Carpenter
Mr. Nice Guy? 1996 foe says 'no'
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/6/2008


Beccy Tanner
District 93 race focusing on economy
Wichita Eagle, 7/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Goldstein and Steve Kraske
Change brewing in Kansas' politics?
Kansas City Star, 7/7/2008


Martin Hawver
Would primary change help moderate republicans?
Junction City Daily Union, 7/7/2008


Chris Green
Ryun's, Jenkins' campaigns all quiet
Salina Journal, 7/8/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Low-key election fight could intensify
Hutchinson News, 7/8/2008 [Newsbank article]


Daniel McCoy
District 77 hot topics: energy, education
Wichita Eagle, 7/8/2008 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
State elections panel rules against ed board candidate
Salina Journal, 7/9/2008


Sarah Nightingale
Education board candidates face off in Manhattan
Manhattan Mercury, 7/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jordan Chapman
State board of education candidates speak in Manhattan
Junction City Daily Union, 7/9/2008


John Hanna
New Ryun ad focuses on military
Lawrence Journal World, 7/9/2008


Joe Stumpe
District 31 hopefuls differ on vision
Wichita Eagle, 7/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Lori Yount
Panel: Candidate can run in only one race
Wichita Eagle, 7/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Whitney Coleman
Senate District 32 race focuses on roads, education
Wichita Eagle, 7/10/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Allen Seaton
Leach ready for uphill battle against Abrams
Winfield Daily Courier, 7/10/2008


Daniel McCoy
Political veteran, newcomer in 96th GOP race
Wichita Eagle, 7/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Attracting voters a primary challenge
Hutchinson News, 7/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Richard Luken
Jenkins offers tough talk
Iola Register, 7/11/2008


Jeannine Koranda
Energy, education top topics in District 81 race
Wichita Eagle, 7/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Conservatives push for Senate seats
Hutchinson News, 7/14/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Gas prices affecting Kansas politics
Salina Journal, 7/14/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tim Linn
Navinsky seeks House seat
Leavenworth Times, 7/14/2008


Eagle Staff and News Service
Democrats file complaint over Roberts' TV ad
Wichita Eagle, 7/15/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tom Bell
Read listen, decide [editorial]
Salina Journal, 7/15/2008


Patrick Lowry
Registering voters
Hays Daily News, 7/15/2008


Steve Rose
Our (select) choices for the primary
Johnson County Sun, 7/16/2008


Primary election 2008 democratic
Johnson County Sun, 7/16/2008


Candidates discuss issues
Johnson County Sun, 7/16/2008


State Seante, 11th district republican
Johnson County Sun, 7/16/2008


State House, 19th district republican
Johnson County Sun, 7/16/2008


State House, 24th district democratic
Johnson County Sun, 7/16/2008


State House, 22nd district republican
Johnson County Sun, 7/16/2008


State House, 37th district republican
Johnson County Sun, 7/16/2008


State House, 37th district republican
Johnson County Sun, 7/16/2008


State school board republican
Johnson County Sun, 7/16/2008


Lori Yount
Primary candidate faces no challenge
Wichita Eagle, 7/17/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
A Moran move may cause shift
Hutchinson News, 7/17/2008 [Newsbank article]


John Richmeier
Candidates make their cases to voters
Leavenworth Times, 7/17/2008


Jeannine Koranda
Health care, wages top District 29 race
Wichita Eagle, 7/18/2008 [Newsbank article]


Bobbi Mlynar
Candidate backs out of forum Tony Trimble says event designed to favor his opponent
Emporia Gazette, 7/18/2008


Special To The Times
And Nichols makes five
Leavenworth Times, 7/18/2008


Carl Manning
Senator finds opposition
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/19/2008


David Klepper
2nd district race in Kansas begins to boil
Kansas City Star, 7/19/2008


John Richmeier
Candidates square off at forum
Leavenworth Times, 7/19/2008


Associated Press
Sebelius trying to oust Democratic rival in 5th district
Hutchinson News, 7/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Dion Lefler
Some local candidates more in tune with web than others
Wichita Eagle, 7/20/2008 [Newsbank article]


Phillip Brownlee
What would be budget priorities?
Wichita Eagle, 7/20/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rhonda Holman
Crunch State needs fiscally savvy legislators [editorial]
Wichita Eagle, 7/20/2008 [Newsbank article]


Vote 2008 Kansas House Democrats
Wichita Eagle, 7/20/2008


State Board of Education, District 10
Wichita Eagle, 7/20/2008 [Newsbank article]


District 28: Republican primary
Wichita Eagle, 7/20/2008



Mary Clarkin
GOP races offer most Aug. drama
Hutchinson News, 7/20/2008 [Newsbank article]


Know your State House candidates 124th district
Hutchinson News, 7/20/2008


Know your State Senate candidates 33rd Senate race
Hutchinson News, 7/20/2008


Know your House candidates 74th district
Hutchinson News, 7/20/2008


Mike Heronemus
The 65th district candidates on the issues
Junction City Daily Union, 7/20/2008


Scott Rothschild
Election 2008 race for Congress lacking fireworks
Lawrence Journal World, 7/21/2008


John Richmeier
3rd district candidates attend forum
Leavenworth Times, 7/21/2008


Brandy Nance
County republicans palaver
Emporia Gazette, 7/21/2008


Scott Rothschild
Election may create new challenge to evolution
Lawrence Journal World, 7/21/2008


John Hanna
GOP candidate argue over ties to Phill Kline
Wichita Eagle, 7/22/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
2nd district race heating up
Hutchinson News, 7/22/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tim Linn
Primary candidates tackle tough issues
Leavenworth Times, 7/22/2008


Scott Rothschild
Group against taxes seeks pledges from candidates
Lawrence Journal World, 7/22/2008


Brent D. Wistrom
Tiahrt urges U. S. oil drilling
Wichita Eagle, 7/22/2008


Chris Steineger
Fellow State senator supports Gilstrap [letters to the editor]
Kansas City Kansan, 7/22/2008


Sarah Nightingale
2nd district race republican candidates face off
Manhattan Mercury, 7/23/2008


Tim Carpenter
Jenkins, Ryun throw jabs over past votes
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/23/2008


Endorsements
Wichita Eagle, 7/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
Advance voting now an option at mall
Hutchinson News, 7/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Ryun, Jenkins argue many issues
Lawrence Journal World, 7/23/2008


Andrew Nash
Rotary debate highlights State senate race
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


Cathy Wilheim
Excellent rep [readers forum]
Wichita Eagle, 7/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mara Rose Williams
University budget cuts could hurt
Kansas City Star, 7/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mark Weibe
Lawmaker draws fire within party
Kansas City Star, 7/23/2008


Emerson Lynn, Jr
2nd district race mired in trivia [opinion]
Iola Register, 7/24/2008


Chris Green
Jenkins, Ryun take jabs at each other's records
Hutchinson News, 7/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


Where the candidates stand
Wichita Eagle, 7/24/2008


Whitney Coleman
Butler district 3 race about budget
Wichita Eagle, 7/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


Endorsements
Wichita Eagle, 7/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


Top GOP choice for Kansas school board [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 7/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Ryun says Jenkins' use of 'babe' was childish
Lawrence Journal World, 7/24/2008


Colleen Surridge
Candidates for Senate speak out
Chanute Tribune, 7/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Gwendolynne Larson
Candidate chats are set
Emporia Gazette, 7/25/2008


Mary Clarkin
Facing the people
Hutchinson News, 7/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Special To The Times
Ingerson announces candidacy
Leavenworth Times, 7/25/2008


Matt Kelsey
Senate candidates debate issues
Leavenworth Times, 7/25/2008


Sam Hananel
Coffers swell in Kansas House races
Lawrence Journal World, 7/25/2008


Jeannine Koranda
Experience distinguishes candidates in District 16
Wichita Eagle, 7/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Dave Helling
Roberts leads in quarterly donations
Kansas City Star, 7/25/2008


Trista Freed and Mike Hall
Political signs facing battle
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/25/2008


Sam Hartle
Hensley addresses Senate primary
Leavenworth Times, 7/25/2008


Endorsements
Wichita Eagle, 7/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Ryun outspending Jenkins
Manhattan Mercury, 7/25-26/2008


Sarah Nightingale
2nd district candidates boil race down to past performance
Manhattan Mercury, 7/25-26/2008 [Newsbank article]


Roy Wenzl
Two candidates for state legislature have been sued for debts
Wichita Eagle, 7/26/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kansas primaries in Johnson, Wyandotte and Leavenworth counties legislature need some change [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 7/26/2008


Jeannine Koranda
Candidates has two orders of protection
Wichita Eagle, 7/26/2008 [Newsbank article]


Everett Johnson
Crum respected [reader view]
Wichita Eagle, 7/26/2008 [Newsbank article]


Dave Helling
Why don't we vote?
Kansas City Star, 7/27/2008 [Newsbank article]


Congressional contests [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 7/27/2008


Jessica Tims-Seeliger
Change plays big factor in endorsement decisions [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/27/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mike Heronemus
Candidates square off on state issues
Junction City Daily Union, 7/27/2008


Tim Carpenter
Primary battle hits overdrive
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/28/2008


Voters' guide where they stand
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/28/2008


Martin Hawver
KCK race will test governor's clout
Junction City Daily Union, 7/28/2008


Jeannine Koranda
Butler republican top fundraiser of state candidates
Wichita Eagle, 7/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Senate and House candidates
Wichita Eagle, 7/29/2008


John Milburn
Ryun and Jenkins spar over immigration reform
Wichita Eagle, 7/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper
New candidate raises cash fast on web
Kansas City Star, 7/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tim Carpetner
Ryun campaign defends record
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson, Tim Hrenchir and Barbara Hollingsworth
Reports show funds as primary nears
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/29/2008


Martin Hawver
Fifth district primary is one to watch
Hays Daily News, 7/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mark Scott
Financial reports released
Manhattan Mercury, 7/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Ryun calls Jenkins' mailer 'misleading'
Lawrence Journal World, 7/29/2008


Chris Green
Troop pay vote at issue in 2nd Dist. race
Hutchinson News, 7/29/2008


Kevin Flaherty
Pittsburg hosts debate for State senate seat
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Emerson Lynn, Jr
Ryun stoops low in fact-less piece
Iola Register, 7/29/2008


Kevin Flaherty
Campaign finance numbers reported
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Youth, serious issues all part of House race
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/30/2008


Mike Corn
Salmans, Tilford hope to unseat Lee
Hays Daily News, 7/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jeannine Koranda and Ron Sylvester
State, local or private issue?--On smoking bans, agreement elusive
Wichita Eagle, 7/30/2008


Kaley Lyon
Campaigns see cash flowing in
Hays Daily News, 7/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Senate candidates talk taxes, spending
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/30/2008


Jim Sullinger
Reports show Kline has financial lead over Howe
Kansas City Star, 7/30/2008


Chris Green
Moran's campaign stash gives him edge
Hutchinson News, 7/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jeffrey J. Quirin and W. Frank Barton
Kansas 14th Senate district race has enormous implications
Chanute Tribune, 7/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


The Newton Kansan
Candidate has a past
Emporia Gazette, 7/30/2008


Chuck Kurtz
Political veterans compete in 10th district Senate race
Johnson County Sun, 7/30/2008


Loren Stanton
37th District candidates differ on coal plant issue
Johnson County Sun, 7/30/2008


Chuck Kurtz
Candidates discuss curriculum, funding
Johnson County Sun, 7/30/2008


Tom Bell
Choose common sense [editorial]
Salina Journal, 7/30/2008


Jill Benson, Anthony Hensley
Mark Gilstrap [letters]
Leavenworth Times, 7/31/2008


Mary Clarkin
Less vs. more
Hutchinson News, 7/31/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chats: 76th District house republican candidates
Emporia Gazette, 7/31/2008


Stephanie Farley
Candidates focus on fiscal responsibility in 118th District race
Garden City Telegram, 7/31/2008


Associated Press
Ryun, Jenkins vie to take Boyda
Wichita Eagle, 7/31/2008 [Newsbank article]


Silent majority
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/1/2008


Stephanie Farley
Light, Schwein face off for 124th District seat
Garden City Telegram, 8/1/2008


Primary election it adds up [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/1/2008


Lori Yount
State science standards in election spotlight
Wichita Eagle, 8/1/2008 [Newsbank article]


C. Frank Miller
Sen. Umbarger not a fiscal conservative
Chanute Tribune, 8/1/2008


Chris Steineger
Stifling freedoms [letters]
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/1/2008


Clean up [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 8/1/2008 [Newsbank article]


Stu Butcher
Jenkins speaks to Southeast Kansans
Chanute Tribune, 8/1/2008 [Newsbank article]


Harold Campbell
Umbarger, Van Meter face off for Senate seat
Chanute Tribune, 8/1/2008 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal
Last-minute funding picks up
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/1/2008 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Shelly
Wild judicial election is a cautionary tale
Kansas City Star, 8/1/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tom Moxley
Supporting Barbara Craft [letters to the editor]
Junction City Daily Union, 8/1/2008


Jim Sullinger and Diane Carroll
District attorney race garners national notice
Kansas City Star, 8/1/2008


Carl Manning
BOE on brink of another evolution
Hutchinson News, 8/2/2008 [Newsbank article]


Richard Luken
Showdown for 9th district
Iola Register, 8/2/2008


David Allen Seaton
Candidates file campaign finance reports
Winfield Daily Courier, 8/2/2008


Mike Hall
Turnout prediction: 1 in 5
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/2/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tom Bell
Brungardt the best for Senate
Salina Journal, 8/2/2008


Monica Springer
Area voters to take to the polls on Tuesday
Garden City Telegram, 8/2/2008


Our View
Political dollars [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 8/2/2008


Jeannine Koranda
Candidates release finance reports
Wichita Eagle, 8/2/2008 [Newsbank article]


Harold Campbell
Umbarger's campaign expenditures questioned by foe
Chanute Tribune, 8/2-3/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper, Jim Sullinger and Jason Noble
Low turnout for primaries expected
Kansas City Star, 8/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Steve Kraske
Campaigns close to answers
Kansas City Star, 8/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Will Klusener
Martin vs., Pannbacker in Bd. of Ed. race
Manhattan Mercury, 8/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Will Klusener
Light primary turnout possible
Manhattan Mercury, 8/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Lauren Epps
Barkery, Taddiken look to compete against Hochard in senate race
Manhattan Mercury, 8/3/2008



Tuesday's primary [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 8/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Citizen candidates [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 8/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
Competition scarce on some ballots
Hutchinson News, 8/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Ryun, Jenkins eagerly vying to unseat Boyda
Lawrence Journal World, 8/3/2008


Bill Graves
Honest, qualified
Wichita Eagle, 8/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Duane Schrag
Race pits middle against outside
Salina Journal, 8/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Dave Helling
What might raise voter turnout
Wichita Eagle, 8/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


John Milburn
Economy is big issue in 2nd district election
Junction City Daily Union, 8/3/2008


Martin Hawver
Transparency in campaign finances
Junction City Daily Union, 8/4/2008


Special To The Times
Primary elections set for Tuesday
Leavenworth Times, 8/4/2008


Defy the odds [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 8/4/2008


Chris Green
Kaine has many ties to Kansas
Salina Journal, 8/4/2008 [Newsbank article]


Patrick S. Kelley
76th district endorsement [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 8/4/2008


Chris Robinette
Candidates for state offices square off at fair
Winfield Daily Courier, 8/4/2008


Martin Hawver
Last-minute reporting helps clear the smoke
Hays Daily News, 8/5/2008


Tim Carpenter
Nader petitions for ballot in Kansas
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/5/2008


Primary election beat predictions [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/5/2008


Tim Hrenchir
Tight primaries expected to increase voter turnout
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/5/2008


Rhonda Holman
Vote discount negative ads, go to polls
Wichita Eagle, 8/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Sarah Nightingale and Lauren Epps
Get out the vote
Manhattan Mercury, 8/6/2008


Jeannine Koranda
Faust-Goudeau wins Senate primary
Wichita Eagle, 8/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


November matchups
Wichita Eagle, 8/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Christina M. Woods and Jeannine Koranda
Finney beats Taylor in 84th House District
Wichita Eagle, 8/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Conservatives trying to reclaim State Board of Education take early lead
Salina Journal, 8/6/2008


Duane Schrag
Brungardt credits Saline, Ottawa counties for his unofficial victory
Salina Journal, 8/6/2008



Election results all results unofficial--winners, where known, marked by asterisk
Kansas City Star, 8/6/2008


Scott Rothschild
Jenkins wins Senate race Ryun concedes early today
Lawrence Journal World, 8/6/2008


Carl Manning
Conservatives leading in half contested races
Lawrence Journal World, 8/6/2008


Scott Rothschild
Dentist wins local district handily
Lawrence Journal World, 8/6/2008


Jim Sullinger
Kultala leads Gilstrap in 5th District primary
Kansas City Star, 8/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Laura Bauer
Longtime PTA member wins Kansas board race
Kansas City Star, 8/6/2008


Edie Hall
Incumbents hold tight in most races
Hutchinson News, 8/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Gwendolynne Larson
Mast nominated
Emporia Gazette, 8/6/2008


David Klepper
Jenkins-Ryun race goes late
Kansas City Star, 8/6/2008


Robert A. Cronkleton and Dawn Bormann
Judicial races tight in Wyandotte
Kansas City Star, 8/6/2008


Brad Cooper and Sara Shepherd
Hot issues, lukewarm turnout
Kansas City Star, 8/6/2008


James Carlson
With no November opponent, Tietze's win assures her re-election
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
Local dentist wins state ed board primary
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/6/2008


James Carlson
Ex-guardsman wins handily
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/6/2008


Tim Carpenter
Jenkins slips past Ryun
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/6/2008


Andrew Nash
Marshall tops LaTurner in State Senate race
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 8/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Jenkins in driver's seat
Chanute Tribune, 8/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tribune Staff
Umbarger holds lead
Chanute Tribune, 8/6/2008


Jordan Chapman
Craft beats Taylor; will face Wunder in Nov.
Junction City Daily Union, 8/6/2008


Daily Union Staff and Wire Service
Conservatives leading in contested races
Junction City Daily Union, 8/6/2008


Alisha Cooper
Craft, Martin take primary victories
Junction City Daily Union, 8/6/2008


Roy Graber
Abrams advances to take on Goodwin
Winfield Daily Courier, 8/6/2008


David Klepper
County misses 4,000 ballots
Kansas City Star, 8/7/2008


Other News
Johnson County| House race still in doubt
Kansas City Star, 8/7/2008


Dawn Bormann
Primary is a bust for no-vote precincts
Kansas City Star, 8/7/2008


Associated Press
Jenkins solidifies primary win
Wichita Eagle, 8/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rhonda Holman
Bellwether [editorial]
Wichita Eagle, 8/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


Patrick S. Kelley
Losing on the right [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 8/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


Diane Carroll and David Klepper
With his latest defeat, Kline's future sparks talk
Kansas City Star, 8/7/2008


Diane Carroll
On to November
Kansas City Star, 8/7/2008


Tim Carpenter
Jenkins: Results show change sought
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/7/2008


Barbara Hollingsworth
Shawnee County election office vote count ---oops
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/7/2008


Not yet safe [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 8/7/2008


Carl Manning
Gov. helps unseat senator
Lawrence Journal World, 8/7/2008


Our View
BOE control
Garden City Telegram, 8/7/2008


Iola Register
Thuston falls in bid for Allen County attorney
Chanute Tribune, 8/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


Harold Campbell
Umbarger eases to general election
Chanute Tribune, 8/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


Sarah Nightingale
Ironing out of election's loose ends
Manhattan Mercury, 8/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tim Carpenter
Race to November
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/8/2008


Associated Press
Boyda, Jenkins both don 'change' mantle
Wichita Eagle, 8/8/2008 [Newsbank article]


Emerson Lynn, Jr
Jenkins' victory assures a dandy November race [opinion]
Iola Register, 8/8/2008


Scott Rothschild
Jenkins, Boyda kick off campaigns
Lawrence Journal World, 8/8/2008


Scott Rothschild
Voting result delay was 'human error'
Lawrence Journal World, 8/8/2008


Chris Green
Special interest group pulls Boyda ads
Hutchinson News, 8/8/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Seaton
Burr says Kelley is one of 'do-nothing' legislators
Winfield Daily Courier, 8/8/2008


Jeannine Koranda and Christina Woods
State parties watch districts they hope to take back
Wichita Eagle, 8/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Stephanie Farley
118th House District race still unsettled
Garden City Telegram, 8/9/2008


James Carlson
Conservatives fall short
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/10/2008


Dion Lefler
84th district race is over, but hard feelings linger
Wichita Eagle, 8/10/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Kansas primary turnout low, but not as low as predicted
Hutchinson News, 8/10/2008


Scott Rothschild
Boyda calls for Jenkins to shun outside boosts
Lawrence Journal World, 8/10/2008


Jim Sullinger
Republicans battle in contested precinct races
Kansas City Star, 8/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Jenkins ran more strategic campaign
Lawrence Journal World, 8/11/2008


John Hanna
Strategy doubts about Ryun factors in Jenkins win
Hutchinson News, 8/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
GOP, Dems set sights on 2nd district race
Hutchinson News, 8/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
Election canvass yields upset victories
Hutchinson News, 8/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kaley Lyon
After canvassing votes, Hineman unseats Beamer in district 118
Hays Daily News, 8/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Campaign spending what works [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/12/2008


Associated Press
Outside party help an issue
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/12/2008


Brad Cooper
Candidate squeaks by in Kansas House race
Kansas City Star, 8/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Boyda rejects party's financial aid
Wichita Eagle, 8/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tim Unruh
Outcome changes in 118th District race
Salina Journal, 8/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Stephanie Farley
Hineman rallies, edges Beamer in District 118 race
Garden City Telegram, 8/12/2008


Tim Carpenter
Prominent Kansans sitting out conventions
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/13/2008


Jim Sullinger and Robert A. Cronkleton
Law allows campaigns to operate in secrecy
Kansas City Star, 8/13/2008


Mary Clarkin
Counting the votes yet again
Hutchinson News, 8/13/2008 [Newsbank article]


Stephanie Farley
Beamer asks for recount in 118th
Garden City Telegram, 8/13/2008


Swing vote [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 8/14/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kansas needs to toughen its campaign finance rules [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 8/15/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Hearing veered, so did Boyda
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/17/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jim Sullinger
Politics of oil, gas play big in area races for Congress
Kansas City Star, 8/17/2008


Dion Lefler
Fair-campaign pledges unenforceable
Wichita Eagle, 8/17/2008 [Newsbank article]


George Diepenbrock
Challengers keep up in fundraising for races
Lawrence Journal World, 8/18/2008


Martin Hawver
New voters bring uneasiness about 'change'
Junction City Daily Union, 8/18/2008


Chris Green
Moran still has eye on run for Senate seat
Salina Journal, 8/18/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
Hineman prevails in final count
Hutchinson News, 8/19/2008


Mike Corn
Hineman wins 118th district in House
Hays Daily News, 8/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Stephanie Farley
Recount gives Hineman the 'W'
Garden City Telegram, 8/19/2008


James Carlson
Is it Sebelius? Stay tuned
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/20/2008


Presidential politics eyes on Kansas [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/20/2008


Steve Kraske and Dave Helling
Veep contest raises Sebelius' national profile
Kansas City Star, 8/20/2008


Martin Hawver
Election a litmus test of the system
Hays Daily News, 8/21/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tim Carpenter
Look, fellas, ask Barack
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/22/2008 [Newsbank article]


Obama visits Emporia
Emporia Gazette, 8/22/2008


Chris Green
2nd District candidates fighting for centrist label
Hutchinson News, 8/22/2008 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
What's in a name? A lot, Slattery says
Emporia Gazette, 8/25/2008


Andrew Nash
Election cycles push area businesses
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 8/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Slattery asks for more debates
Salina Journal, 8/25/2008


George Diepenbrock
Campaigns work to set debates
Lawrence Journal World, 8/26/2008


Campaign rhetoric stick to issues [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/26/2008


Mary Clarkin
Starr makes inaccurate claim in ads
Garden City Telegram, 8/26/2008


Mary Clarkin
Starr makes inaccurate claim in ads
Hutchinson News, 8/26/2008 [Newsbank article]


Patrick S. Kelley
Democrats are ready to roll [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 8/26/2008 [Newsbank article]


Patrick Lowry
Paying for a challenge
Hays Daily News, 8/28/2008 [Newsbank article]


George Diepenbrock
County clerk expects many voters
Lawrence Journal World, 8/28/2008


Chris Green
Brownback supportive of VP pick
Hutchinson News, 9/1/2008


James Carlson
Hopeful: Firing was political
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/3/2008


Bob Sigman
Campaign lacks zeal
Johnson County Sun, 9/3/2008


Chris Green
GOP groups plans 2nd district tv ad campaign
Hutchinson News, 9/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Topeka couple to host Bush
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/4/2008


Todd Pack
Small business association endorses candidates
Junction City Daily Union, 9/4/2008


The news, briefly endorsements
Emporia Gazette, 9/4/2008


Tim Unruh
Challenger declines to debate Svaty
Salina Journal, 9/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kevin Flaherty
Jenkins speaks at First Friday Coffee
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 9/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Obama campaigners begin their work in Kansas
Hutchinson News, 9/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


Bob Beatty
I got you babe: How Jenkins won
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tamar Lewin
Voter registration leads to dubious warnings
Wichita Eagle, 9/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
Beamer touts conservatism in write-in bid
Hutchinson News, 9/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Ben Wearing
Smith's empty chair [editorial]
Salina Journal, 9/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Stephanie Farley
Beamer launches write-in campaign
Garden City Telegram, 9/9/2008


Patrick Lowry
Accepting defeat [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 9/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
State BOE looks at cap limit
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/10/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fall election looms large [editorial]
Johnson County Sun, 9/10/2008


Steve Rose
Please, no hidden agenda for D. A.
Johnson County Sun, 9/10/2008


Scott Rothschild
Bush's visit to Kansas criticized
Lawrence Journal World, 9/11/2008


The News Staff
Small-business association endorses state candidates
Hutchinson News, 9/13/2008 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Candidate takes aim at tax on groceries
Lawrence Journal World, 9/13/2008


Chris Green
Lobbyists silent as election looms
Hutchinson News, 9/14/2008 [Newsbank article]


Lauren Epps
The KSU kid on the ballot
Manhattan Mercury, 9/14/2008 [Newsbank article]


Will Klusener
Signs of trouble on the campaign trail
Manhattan Mercury, 9/15/2008 [Newsbank article]


April Middleton
Renner backs current science standards
Salina Journal, 9/15/2008


Chris Green
Roberts denies wearing blue tie
Hutchinson News, 9/15/2008 [Newsbank article]


Sam Hananel
Political shuffle in future
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/16/2008


Scott Rothschild
President cancels Topeka visit
Lawrence Journal World, 9/16/2008


James Carlson
Bush to send his wife
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/16/2008


John Hanna
Kan. selects Fla. pastor as the Reform Party nominee
Hutchinson News, 9/16/2008 [Newsbank article]


Sam Hananel
Kansas political deck may shuffle
Hutchinson News, 9/16/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
State political shuffling looms
Iola Register, 9/16/2008


Easy targets for miscreants [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 9/16/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
State political shuffling looms
Iola Register, 9/16/2008



Roy Graber
Parkinson hopes election will shape the 2009 session
Winfield Daily Courier, 9/17/2008


Steve Rose
One will make us; one will break us
Johnson County Sun, 9/17/2008


Gwyn Mellinger
Nothing silly about this election
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/18/2008


Scott Rothschild
NY scandal surfaces in Kansas race
Lawrence Journal World, 9/18/2008


Brent D. Wistrom
Poultry plays role in Betts rally against Tiahrt
Wichita Eagle, 9/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Ryan Christner
Parkinson officially opens Democrat HQ
Garden City Telegram, 9/21/2008


Chris Green
Sebelius, Republicans debate race issue
Salina Journal, 9/22/2008


Ric Anderson
Kobach campaign bad for GOP
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/23/2008


Scott Rothschild
Ballot to show Pine living in Lawrence
Lawrence Journal World, 9/24/2008


David Allen Seaton
Betts brings U. S. House campaign to Ark City
Winfield Daily Courier, 9/24/2008



Scott Rothschild
State leaders want taxpayer protection
Lawrence Journal World, 9/25/2008


Your guide to House districts 78 and 90 races
Wichita Eagle, 9/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kansas House district 90
Wichita Eagle, 9/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Allen Seaton
Tiahrt rep. responds to Betts' attacks
Winfield Daily Courier, 9/25/2008


Eric Swanson
Advance voting less popular in Ford County
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/25/2008


Your guide to House districts 82, 95 races
Wichita Eagle, 9/26/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Jordan hopes to unseat Moore in District 3
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 9/26/2008


Your guide to House District 83 race
Wichita Eagle, 9/27/2008 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Candidates of both parties downplay affiliations
Lawrence Journal World, 9/28/2008


Your guide to House district 87, 100
Wichita Eagle, 9/28/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kansas House District 87
Wichita Eagle, 9/28/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kansas House District 100
Wichita Eagle, 9/28/2008 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Picking Palin gives McCain extra boost in Kansas
Junction City Daily Union, 9/28/2008


Your guide to House District 75, 105
Wichita Eagle, 9/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kansas House District 75
Wichita Eagle, 9/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kansas House District 105
Wichita Eagle, 9/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Kansans reminded of law on what not to wear at polls
Lawrence Journal World, 9/29/2008


Associated Press
Kansans reminded of polling dress code
Junction City Daily Union, 9/29/2008


Scott Rothschild
Senate candidates at odds over votes
Lawrence Journal World, 9/29/2008


Kevin Flaherty
Candidate drops out of Kansas House race, but name remains on ballot
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 9/30/2008


Scott Rothschild
2nd District candidates clash on coal, state wage
Lawrence Journal World, 10/1/2008


Scott Rothschild
Residence issue resurfaces during 3rd District debate
Lawrence Journal World, 10/1/2008


Your guide to House districts 85 and 91
Wichita Eagle, 10/2/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper
Popular state official steps into wider arena
Kansas City Star, 10/2/2008


Barbara Hollingsworth
Debate clash: Boyda snaps back and Jenkins shoots back
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/2/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
2nd District candidates spar over taxes, deficit
Manhattan Mercury, 10/2/2008


John Hanna
Candidates spar over taxes, deficit
Iola Register, 10/2/2008


Your guide to House district 79 and 97
Wichita Eagle, 10/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
County D. A. candidates garner political backing
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Bailout an issue in 3rd District race
Chanute Tribune, 10/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Candidates spar on minimum wage
Chanute Tribune, 10/3/2008


Your guide to the Kansas House District 86 race
Wichita Eagle, 10/4/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tim Linn
State, national candidates face off at forum
Leavenworth Times, 10/4/2008


Chad Lawhorn
Sen. Pine's residency flap extending to wife's service
Lawrence Journal World, 10/4/2008


Mark Parkinson
Every vote count [opinion]
Chanute Tribune, 10/4-5/2008


Election day join the crowd [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/5/2008


Christina M. Woods
Cox says she'll lead from strong position
Wichita Eagle, 10/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Lauren Epps
Candidates clash over energy policy
Manhattan Mercury, 10/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Legal lines [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 10/5/2008


Chris Green
Slattery campaign pulls 'revealing' ad
Hutchinson News, 10/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
One-term senators face test
Hutchinson News, 10/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Your guide to 92nd House, 25th Senate districts
Wichita Eagle, 10/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Ray Nolting
SEK Republicans try to fire up constituents
Chanute Tribune, 10/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


Elvyn J. Jones
38th District candidates join education forum
Lawrence Journal World, 10/7/2008


Scott Rothschild
Boyda-Jenkins debate lively
Lawrence Journal World, 10/7/2008


James Carlson
Debate centers on economy
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper
House candidates question each other's conduct
Kansas City Star, 10/8/2008 [Newsbank article]


Election 2008! High Stakes
Kansas City Star, 10/8/2008


Politicos revealed
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/8/2008


James Carlson
Jenkins missing in action
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/8/2008 [Newsbank article]


George Diepenbrock
'There's a lot of excitement for the Nov. 4 election
Lawrence Journal World, 10/8/2008


Susan Lynn
County races dominate local candidate forum
Iola Register, 10/8/2008


Scott Rothschild
Jenkins mum on missed meetings
Lawrence Journal World, 10/9/2008


Your guide to Senate District 31
Wichita Eagle, 10/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Your guide to the Senate District 27 race
Wichita Eagle, 10/10/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mike Hall
80% of eligible Kansans registered
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/10/2008


James Carlson
Jenkins points to fiscal experience as her strength in challenge
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Contests for Kansas Senate present some good choices [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 10/12/2008


David Klepper
GOP group cuts Jenkins ad funds
Kansas City Star, 10/12/2008


The 112th House race
Hutchinson News, 10/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


The 93rd House race
Hutchinson News, 10/12/2008


Power surge [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 10/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Your candidates for Kansas House of Representatives
Hutchinson News, 10/12/2008


The 113th House race, 118th House race, 119th House race
Hutchinson News, 10/12/2008


Mary Clarkin
State House rematches ahead
Hutchinson News, 10/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mike Heronemus
Martin, Renner vary little on stands, but Espouse 2 ideas on sex education
Junction City Daily Union, 10/12/2008


Mike Heronemus
Reitz, Wilson disagree on energy
Junction City Daily Union, 10/12/2008


Jeannine Koranda
Economy, energy education are top issues for DeVries
Wichita Eagle, 10/13/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jeannine Koranda
Tax reduction leads Masterson's list of priorities
Wichita Eagle, 10/13/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tom Arnhold
A few questions for our Senate candidates
Hutchinson News, 10/13/2008 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Diligence issue rebounds on GOP in Kansas 2nd District
Hutchinson News, 10/13/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mark Davis
Moore, Jordan score with audience
Kansas City Star, 10/13/2008


Key issues at stake in Kansas House race [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 10/13/2008


John Hanna
Analysis issue flops on GOP
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/13/2008


Where they stand: 76th District Kansas House
Emporia Gazette, 10/14/2008


Beccy Tanner
Frieden believes life experience makes her ready
Wichita Eagle, 10/14/2008 [Newsbank article]


Joe Lambe
Sign opposes ballot measure
Kansas City Star, 10/14/2008 [Newsbank article]


Grace Hobson
Question 1 would put judges on the ballot
Kansas City Star, 10/14/2008


Beccy Tanner
Obama fans inspired Keiter to run
Wichita Eagle, 10/15/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Boyda, Jenkins contentious loud
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/15/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jeff Myrick
Baker forum draws candidates for several state, county seats
Lawrence Journal World, 10/15/2008


Scott Rothschild
Taxes, earmarks topics of debate
Lawrence Journal World, 10/15/2008



Scott Rothschild
Jenkins' cut list would affect Kansans
Lawrence Journal World, 10/16/2008


Joe Rodriguez
Affordable health care one of Jack's priorities
Wichita Eagle, 10/16/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tim Carpenter
Jenkins waited 2 months before alerting counties
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/16/2008


Associated Press
Jenkins under fire for job performance
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/16/2008


Daniel McCoy
Hermanson plans to take 'no-nonsense' approach
Wichita Eagle, 10/17/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jim Sullinger
Fannie-Freddie debacle joins campaign clash
Kansas City Star, 10/17/2008


James Carlson
Jenkins, Boyda banking on victory
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/17/2008


Mark Parkinson
Every vote counts
Leavenworth Times, 10/10/2008


Jim Barnett
Where they stand: 17th District, Kansas Senate
Emporia Gazette, 10/13/2008


Thornburgh advises counties to be on alert
Chanute Tribune, 10/15/2008 [Newsbank article]


Steve Rose
Our endorsements
Johnson County Sun, 10/15/2008


Scott Rothschild
Ad against state senator draws ire
Lawrence Journal World, 10/18/2008


Fred Mann
Tech education at the top of Abrams' list of priorities
Wichita Eagle, 10/18/2008 [Newsbank article]


Parsons Sun
Boyda, Williams speak at Parsons fundraiser
Chanute Tribune, 10/18-19/2008



Will Klusener
Unlike minds
Manhattan Mercury, 10/19/2008

Roy Wenzl
Community service drives Bishop's bid for Statehouse
Wichita Eagle, 10/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jim Sullinger
Moore pressed on bailout, donors
Kansas City Star, 10/19/2008


David Klepper
Eight apply for Supreme Court
Kansas City Star, 10/19/2008


Steve Kraske
Shoo-ins and sure losers on election day
Kansas City Star, 10/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Moore deserves another term [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 10/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Michael Strand
Renner seeks to oust Martin
Salina Journal, 10/19/2008


Chris Green
Slattery's challenge of beating Roberts remains formidable
Hutchinson News, 10/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Stephen Wade
How we would vote in the election [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 10/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Candidates: No new taxes
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/20/2008


Beccy Tanner
Roads, bridges health care top list for Perez
Wichita Eagle, 10/20/2008 [Newsbank article]


Beccy Tanner
Safety, energy are Petersen's leading issues
Wichita Eagle, 10/20/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jim Sullinger
Criminal complaint filed over stolen sign
Kansas City Star, 10/20/2008


David Allen Seaton
Diverse choices define ticket in 79th District House race
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/20/2008


Scott Rothschild
Evolution can't be ignored in board of ed race
Lawrence Journal World, 10/21/2008


Jeannine Koranda
Troubles beset four candidates
Wichita Eagle, 10/21/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Suitors eye Moran's seat for 2010
Hutchinson News, 10/21/2008 [Newsbank article]


Esther Rogers Werth
Vote for inskeep
Hutchinson News, 10/21/2008 [Newsbank article]


Stephanie Farley
Beamer knows write-in campaign a tough road
Garden City Telegram, 10/21/2008



Topeka Capital-Journal
Ethics inquiry examines Umbarger's account for campaign spending
Chanute Tribune, 10/21/2008 [Newsbank article]


Julia Lynn for Kansas Senate [letters]
Kansas City Star, 10/21/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kansans get a jump on Nov. 4, and Missourians have an absentee option
Kansas City Star, 10/22/2008


Jim Sullinger
Kansans turn out for advance voting
Kansas City Star, 10/22/2008


James Carlson
Romney to attend Jenkins' event
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/22/2008


Barbara Hollingsworth
Education hopefuls divided
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/22/2008



Kelli Bamforth
Parent, legislator vie for school board seat
Johnson County Sun, 10/22/2008


Kelli Bamforth
Right to vote
Johnson County Sun, 10/22/2008


State House [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 10/22/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper
National group is running ads
Kansas City Star, 10/23/2008


Jim Sullinger
House candidates joust over bailout
Kansas City Star, 10/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
Politicians say teach kids early
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tim Hrenchir
Jenkins says thanks; Boyda, no thanks
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/23/2008


Jeannine Koranda
Masterson rebuts election mailer about his finances
Wichita Eagle, 10/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


Beccy Tanner and Jeannine Koranda
First day of advance voting sees big crowd
Wichita Eagle, 10/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Congressional candidates disagree on bailout plan
Lawrence Journal World, 10/23/2008


Dave Seaton
'21st Senator' Greta Goodwin seeks her fourth term in office
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/23/2008


Finance loophole [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 10/23/2008


James Carlson
Election registration issues popping up
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


She said, she said
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/24/2008


Candidates' views: is Kansas competitive in attracting and retaining business?
Wichita Eagle, 10/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


Donald Betts
U. S. House candidates offer their cases
Wichita Eagle, 10/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


Brent D. Wistrom
Betts reaches out, seeks to shake up the status quo
Wichita Eagle, 10/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


Duane Schrag
Candidates agree on Kansas' need for energy policy
Salina Journal, 10/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kevin Flaherty
State Senate candidates square off
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 10/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Industry in crisis also a political contributor
Hutchinson News, 10/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
Economy a focus at forum
Hutchinson News, 10/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Advance balloting surges in Kansas
Hutchinson News, 10/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


John Richmeier
Kansas House candidates participate in forum
Leavenworth Times, 10/24/2008


Election '08
Manhattan Mercury, 10/24-25/2008


Candidates' views: Are Kansas business taxes too high, too low or adequate?
Wichita Eagle, 10/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Johnson Co. might elect judges
Wichita Eagle, 10/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Dave Seaton
Abrams looking to bring State BOE experience to the Senate
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/25/2008


Shajia Ahmad
Voter numbers up, with more voting early
Garden City Telegram, 10/25/2008


Mary Clarkin
Rep's foe criticizes vote on drug bill
Hutchinson News, 10/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tim Huelskamp
Goodwin takes credit when it's not due
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/25/2008


Lori Yount
Chappell focused on equitable school budgets
Wichita Eagle, 10/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Harold Campbell
Umbarger, Keath laud experience
Chanute Tribune, 10/25-26/2008 [Newsbank article]


Ned Seaton
Hot on the trail
Manhattan Mercury, 10/26/2008


Lauren Epps
Fate of coal plant bill one of several points of contention in House race
Manhattan Mercury, 10/26/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
2nd district House race could go down to the wire
Hutchinson News, 10/26/2008 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Jenkins offers vague proposal
Garden City Telegram, 10/27/2008


Eric Swanson
State's DUI laws a hot topic at forum
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/27/2008


Grace Hobson
Elected judges say politics are left behind
Kansas City Star, 10/27/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jeannine Koranda
Candidates hop online to meet younger voters
Wichita Eagle, 10/27/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kristin Babcock
Lynn faces first challenge of state Senate seat
Olathe Daily News, 10/27/2008


Jack Weinstein
Candidates bring different perspectives to 15th district race
Olathe Daily News, 10/27/2008


Chat: Strickland answers questions about House race
Emporia Gazette, 10/27/2008


Endorsements
Wichita Eagle, 10/27/2008 [Newsbank article]


Lori Yount
Volunteerism frames Casanova's campaign
Wichita Eagle, 10/27/2008 [Newsbank article]


Lori Yount
Teaching time drives Dennis in BOE race
Wichita Eagle, 10/27/2008 [Newsbank article]


Martin Hawver
Kansas voters don't get vote on legislative leaders
Junction City Daily Union, 10/27/2008


Candidate choices [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 10/28/2008


Candidates views: Is Kansas competitive in attracting and retaining business? Are taxes on Kansas business too high, too low or adequate?
Wichita Eagle, 10/28/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jim Sullinger
Johnson County DA race draws big money
Kansas City Star, 10/28/2008


Bob Beatty
How will it end?
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/28/2008


Barbara Hollingsworth
Fundraising dollars--the race within the race
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/28/2008


Mary Clarkin
Dollars veer toward incumbents, reports say
Hutchinson News, 10/28/2008 [Newsbank article]


The money race
Manhattan Mercury, 10/28/2008


Mark Scott
Finance reports show Dems bigger spenders
Manhattan Mercury, 10/28/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Clouston
Republicans raise more funds
Salina Journal, 10/28/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Jordan
Goodwin says state's financial shape may be good
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/29/2008


Cherise Forno
State representative candidates speak on local issues
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/29/2008

Eric Swanson
Senate candidates outline views on state issues
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/29/2008

Chris Green
Gay status at issue in BOE race
Hutchinson News, 10/29/2008 [Newsbank article]

Questionnaire: Dwayne Umbarger
Chanute Tribune, 10/29/2008 [Newsbank article]

Chat: Rollie Martin, candidate for County commission
Emporia Gazette, 10/29/2008

Chuck Kurtz
Red-hot races will soon be decided
Johnson County Sun, 10/29/2008

Loren Stanton
Jordan, Moore speak out
Johnson County Sun, 10/29/2008

Bob Sigman
Big decisions await voters
Johnson County Sun, 10/29/2008

Steve Rose
Slime and money
Johnson County Sun, 10/29/2008

Scott Rothschild
Vote smart slams Sen. Francisco for misleading ad
Lawrence Journal World, 10/29/2008

Dion Lefler
DA race costs nearly $200,000
Wichita Eagle, 10/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Bill Hall
Find out if candidates back higher education
Wichita Eagle, 10/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Candidates' campaign dollars
Wichita Eagle, 10/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper
Shedding light on accusations in House race
Kansas City Star, 10/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mike Hendricks
This could be a case of one public official just signing off
Kansas City Star, 10/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
Late report shows Jorns outspending rival
Hutchinson News, 10/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Senate challenger outspends incumbent
Lawrence Journal World, 10/29/2008


Staff Reports
BOE campaign lopsided
Lawrence Journal World, 10/29/2008


Chris Green
Incumbent: Orientation should not be an issue
Hutchinson News, 10/30/2008


Ben Wearing
Christopher Renner is (gasp!) gap
Salina Journal, 10/30/2008

April Middleton
Battle for board
Salina Journal, 10/30/2008

Roy Graber
Whittington, Trimmer race heating up
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/30/2008

Roy Graber
Whittington says incumbent has not been doing an adequate job
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/30/2008

David Allen Seaton
Burr campaign spending outstretches Kelley's
Winfield Daily Courier, 10/30/2008

For District 66 representative:
Junction City Daily Union, 10/30/2008

For District 65 State Representative
Junction City Daily Union, 10/30/2008

For District 22 State Senator
Junction City Daily Union, 10/30/2008

Russ Morgan
Candidates meet with ESU students
Emporia Gazette, 10/30/2008

Eric Swanson
Dodge City residents grill Bremby on coal-fired plants
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/30/2008

Jim Sullinger
The early bird gets the term, campaigns say of advance vote
Kansas City Star, 10/30/2008

New voters we all win [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/30/2008


James Carlson
Senate politics turns nasty
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Outside groups set their sights on 2nd District race
Hutchinson News, 10/31/2008 [Newsbank article]


Election 2008 voters guide
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/31/2008

Chat: Kitty Frank, State Senate
Emporia Gazette, 10/31/2008

Brent D. Wistrom
Betts claims that Tiahrt radio ad is malicious
Wichita Eagle, 11/1/2008 [Newsbank article]

Dave Helling
Don't expect for quick voting
Kansas City Star, 11/1/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mark Wiebe
Possible voter intimidation inquiry under way in Kansas
Kansas City Star, 11/1/2008

David Klepper
DMV voter registration glitches arise in Kansas
Kansas City Star, 11/1/2008

Laura Bauer
Campaigning without fervor for state board
Kansas City Star, 11/1/2008 [Newsbank article]

James Carlson
Outsiders pour cash into race's final days
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/1/2008

Tim Carpenter
Record turnout projected for state
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/1/2008

Tom Bell
Journal's picks for the House [editorial]
Salina Journal, 11/1/2008

John Milburn
A record number of Kan. voters expected at polls Tuesday
Hutchinson News, 11/1/2008 [Newsbank article]

Grow up, please [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 11/1/2008 [Newsbank article]

Chris Green
A last-minute push to influence elections
Hutchinson News, 11/1/2008 [Newsbank article]

David Klepper
Some advance-voting glitches appear
Wichita Eagle, 11/1/2008 [Newsbank article]

Deb Gruver and Jeannine Koranda
78 percent turnout expected statewide
Wichita Eagle, 11/1/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
County prepared for a busy election day
Wichita Eagle, 11/1/2008 [Newsbank article]


Shajia Ahmad
Candidates sprint to the finish
Garden City Telegram, 11/1/2008


Monica Springer
Huelskamp, Mead ready to take action
Garden City Telegram, 11/1/2008


Jack Weinstein
Voters to weigh-in on education triangle
Olathe Daily News, 11/1/2008


Scott Rothschild
State secretary forecasts surge of voters Tuesday
Lawrence Journal World, 11/1/2008


Scott Rothschild
Motor voter registration glitch could affect hundreds of ballots in county
Lawrence Journal World, 11/1/2008


Chat: Peggy Mast, 76th District, Kansas House
Emporia Gazette, 11/1-2/2008


Tribune Staff
Many voters cast early ballots
Chanute Tribune, 11/1-2/2008 [Newsbank article]

Chappell in Board of Education race
Chanute Tribune, 11/1-2/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jim Sullinger, Eric Adler and David Klepper
Turnout on track for record
Kansas City Star, 11/2/2008

Associated Press
Groups pump $1 million into Boyda-Jenkins contest
Kansas City Star, 11/2/2008

67th District House
Manhattan Mercury, 11/2/2008

Bill Felber
Church & state in schools
Manhattan Mercury, 11/2/2008 [Newsbank article]

State board of education
Manhattan Mercury, 11/2/2008

66th District house
Manhattan Mercury, 11/2/2008

Gordon D. Fiedler, Jr
What's so odd about a happy candidate?
Salina Journal, 11/2/2008

John Milburn
Secretary of State predicts record Kansas vote
Junction City Daily Union, 11/2/2008

Scott Rothschild
Local voters key to course of nation, state
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2008

Scott Rothschild
Federal races: U.S. House of Representatives 2nd district
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2008

Alexander Parker
State Board of education race: 4th district
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2008


Mike Belt
Kansas House District 59
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2008

John Taylor
Kansas House District 38
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2008

Jeff Myrick
State House of Representatives races:
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2008

Scott Rothschild
Kansas House District 45
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2008

Mike Belt
Running unopposed: Kansas House and Douglas County offices
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2008

Mike Belt
Kansas Senate District 3
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2008

Scott Rothschild
State senate races: Kansas Senate District 2
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2008

Mike Belt
Kansas Senate District 19
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2008

Mike Belt
Kansas House District 53
Lawrence Journal World, 11/2/2008

Mary Clarkin
High interest boosts advance voting
Hutchinson News, 11/2/2008 [Newsbank article]

Chris Green
Roberts' campaign engages in advance-voting operation
Hutchinson News, 11/2/2008 [Newsbank article]

Dion Lefler
Issue ads' funding sources are secret
Wichita Eagle, 11/2/2008 [Newsbank article]

Mike Corn
Lee, Salmans facing off again
Hays Daily News, 11/2/2008 [Newsbank article]


Clear your phone before tossing it
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/2/2008


Martin Hawver
Campaign finance reports can give look at candidate
Junction City Daily Union, 11/3/2008


R. C. Trotter
Vote Pat George this Tuesday [letter to the editor]
Dodge City Daily Globe, 11/3/2008

Dave Seaton
Local race will help determine Senate leadership
Winfield Daily Courier, 11/3/2008


David Allen Seaton
Anti-Goodwin ads not accurate, Senate minority leader Hensley says
Winfield Daily Courier, 11/3/2008


Courier Views
David Dennis for State BOE
Winfield Daily Courier, 11/3/2008


Ric Anderson
Campaigns may have no offseason
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/4/2008


Matthew E. Rubel
Needed tax reform [letters]
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/4/2008

James Carlson
Political letter elicits vulgar response
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/4/2008 [Newsbank article]

Vote - cast ballot and be counted today
Wichita Eagle, 11/4/2008 [Newsbank article]

Fred Mann
Tens of thousands voted early in area
Wichita Eagle, 11/4/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Kansas sets record for advance voting
Hutchinson News, 11/4/2008 [Newsbank article]


Martin Hawver
Who's paying for your rep's campaign?
Hays Daily News, 11/4/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper, Jim Sullinger and Dawn Bormann
GOP's Jenkins ousts Boyda: Moore, Roberts re-elected
Kansas City Star, 11/5/2008


Finn Bullers and Jason Gertzen
JoCo research triangle wins easily
Kansas City Star, 11/5/2008

Kansas races that cross county lines
Kansas City Star, 11/5/2008

Tim Carpenter
Jenkins ousts incumbent Boyda
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]

Barbara Hollingsworth
Campbell elected to state ed board
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]

James Carlson
Statehouse races conclude with status quo
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]

Dion Lefler and Jeannine Koranda
Abrams surprises Goodwin
Wichita Eagles, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]

Brent D. Wistrom
Tiahrt easily wins another term
Wichita Eagle, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Sedgwick County voters encounter few glitches
Wichita Eagle, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Lori Yount and Suzanne Perez Tobias
School bond narrowly passes
Wichita Eagle, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Dion Lefler
Roberts crushes Slattery's challenge
Wichita Eagle, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Election results
Wichita Eagle, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jeannine Koranda
Republicans reclaim house seat
Wichita Eagle, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Ian Urbina
Record number of voters - few major problems
Wichita Eagle, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Eagle Staff
Election night a time to party, eavesdrop
Wichita Eagle, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Karen Shideler
Dennis, Chappell win state BOE seats
Wichita Eagle, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jeff Myrick
House of Representatives 10th District: Brown
Lawrence Journal World, 11/5/2008


Elvyn Jones
38th District: Brown
Lawrence Journal World, 11/5/2008


Mike Belt
Mah, Prescott leading in 53rd, 59th Districts
Lawrence Journal World, 11/5/2008


Scott Rothschild
Francisco fends off Morgan in 2nd District Senate race
Lawrence Journal World, 11/5/2008


Scott Rothschild
Jenkins unseats Boyda in House race
Lawrence Journal World, 11/5/2008


Associated Press
Dennis Moore wins re-election to sixth term over Nick Jordan
Lawrence Journal World, 11/5/2008


Carl Manning
Gay candidate loses in board of ed contest
Lawrence Journal World, 11/5/2008


Scott Rothschild
Sloan survives challenge to House seat in District 45
Lawrence Journal World, 11/5/2008


Melissa Smith
Umbarger wins
Chanute Tribune, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Eric Swanson
Huelskamp keeps ahold of seat
Dodge City Daily Globe, 11/5/2008


Eric Swanson
Huelskamp wins another term in Senate
Dodge City Daily Globe, 11/5/2008


George stays on in Kansas House
Dodge City Daily Globe, 11/5/2008


Cherise Forno
George will continue to represent 119th District
Dodge City Daily Globe, 11/5/2008


Mary Clarkin
Wolf defeats Keenan in tight 112th House race
Hutchinson News, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Gay candidate trailing in Kan. education contest
Hutchinson News, 11/5/2008


Associated Press
Moran wins easily; Jenkins leads
Hutchinson News, 11/5/2008


Jack Weinstein
Candidates work until the 11th hour to gain support
Olathe Daily News, 11/5/2008


Chuck Kurtz
Campaigner Logan hangs it up
Johnson County Sun, 11/5/2008


Bob Johnson
Otto wins
Iola Register, 11/5/2008


Greg Doering
Republicans Craft, Whitebread win
Junction City Daily Union, 11/5/2008


Jordan Chapman
Whitebread wins district 3, district 2 race too close to call
Junction City Daily Union, 11/5/2008


Brett Dalton and Kevin Flaherty
Grant, Menghini win re-election bids
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Jordan and Roy Graber
Abrams re-writes role in Topeka
Winfield Daily Courier, 11/5/2008


Michael Strand
Martin beats Renner
Salina Journal, 11/5/2008


Tom Bell
Obscene campaign spending? [editorial]
Salina Journal, 11/5/2008


Lauren Epps and Sarah Nightingale
Wilson, Reitz race up in the air
Manhattan Mercury, 11/5/2008


Roy Graber
Trimmer returning to Capitol with win over Whittington
Winfield Daily Courier, 11/5/2008


Kevin Flaherty
Marshall wins Senate race
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Moving up [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 11/5/2008


Mike Belt
Pine loses Senate seat to Democrat Holland
Lawrence Journal World, 11/5/2008


Mike Belt
Hensley appears to retain Senate seat
Lawrence Journal World, 11/5/2008


Duane Schrag
Svaty defeats Smith in 108th
Salina Journal, 11/5/2008


Duane Schrag
Brungardt retains seat in state senate
Salina Journal, 11/5/2008


Gary Demuth
Roth retains 71st District seat
Salina Journal, 11/5/2008


David Clouston
Horst wins in 69th District
Salina Journal, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Dawn Bormann
Storm wins Kansas education seat
Kansas City Star, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jim Sullinger
Democrats win House seats
Kansas City Star, 11/5/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tim Carpenter
Boyda mirrors Dems' plight
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Composition of Statehouse changes little
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/6/2008 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpenter
Win creates vacancy
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/6/2008 [Newsbank article]

Gwyn Mellinger
State dems sealed their own fate
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/6/2008

Associated Press
Board of Ed retains moderate makeup
Wichita Eagle, 11/6/2008 [Newsbank article]

John Milburn
Boyda's loss blamed on strategy
Wichita Eagle, 11/6/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jeannine Koranda
McLachlan will wait to decide on calling for recount
Wichita Eagle, 11/6/2008 [Newsbank article]

Jim Sullinger and David Klepper
State's dems didn't make big gains
Wichita Eagle, 11/6/2008 [Newsbank article]

J-W Staff Reports
Campbell wins state board of education seat
Lawrence Journal World, 11/6/2008


Scott Rothschild
Despite hints of blue, Kansas shows it's still red
Lawrence Journal World, 11/6/2008


John Milburn
Analysts: Boyda's tactics cost her 2nd District
Lawrence Journal World, 11/6/2008


Against the tide
Kansas City Star, 11/6/2008


Bill Felber
Advance voters in Riley go blue
Manhattan Mercury, 11/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
The 'why' of an upset
Hutchinson News, 11/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mike Hall
Voters retain every judge on local ballot
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/6/2008 [Newsbank article]

Mike Hall
More than ever cast their ballots
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mike Hendricks
Runner-up has much he can teach
Kansas City Star, 11/7/2008


John Hanna
State's votes a small record
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/7/2008


Andrew Nash
Horgan, Marshall discuss negative ads
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 11/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


Briefs
Fitzgerald, Pine lose bids for Senate
Leavenworth Times, 11/7/2008


Chris Green
Common ground is in the air
Hutchinson News, 11/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


Vote value [editorial]
Hutchinson New, 11/8/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
For each party, a mixed bag of gains, losses
Hutchinson News, 11/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


101st District race [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 11/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Sarah Nightingale
Wilson narrows vote gap
Manhattan Mercury, 11/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Steve Kraske
With election in the books, new plots emerge
Kansas City Star, 11/9/2008


Sarah Nightingale
Reitz in a close one
Manhattan Mercury, 11/10/2008 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Results show Kansas not purple
Hutchinson News, 11/10/2008


Unify county into one district [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 11/11/2008


Jason Roberts
Reitz narrowly re-elected; Wilson not giving up
Junction City Daily Union, 11/11/2008


Jason Gertzen
Election's outcome buoys bioscience
Kansas City Star, 11/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Dave Seaton
Reitz victory could help moderates in Topeka
Winfield Daily Courier, 11/11/2008


Kevin Flaherty
1 recount down, another possible
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 11/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Dave Seaton
Moderates expect to keep control of Kansas Senate
Winfield Daily Courier, 11/13/2008


Staff Reports
1, 2, 3, . . .18,000
Manhattan Mercury, 11/13/2008


Daniel Kelley
Recount: Reitz still the winner
Manhattan Mercury, 11/16/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Mark Parkinson 'Ready to take over the reins'
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/16/2008


Scott Rotschild
New State Board of Ed memeber relishes election's historic gains
Lawrence Journal World, 11/17/2008


Voters should reject such tactics [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 11/18/2008 [Newsbank article]


Steve Rose
The rumor mill is hot
Johnson County Sun, 11/19/2008


Bob Sigman
Internet pays off
Johnson County Sun, 11/19/2008


Tim Carpenter
Abortion provider's PAC assessed $2,500 state fine
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/20/2008


Jack Weinstein
Sign of the times
Olathe Daily News, 11/22/2008


Jim Sullinger
Charge filed in political sign theft
Kansas City Star, 11/23/2008


Tim Carpenter
Canvassers meet to approve election results
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/27/2008


Legislative history takes long time to repeat
Lawrence Journal World, 12/1/2008


Martin Hawver
Learning a little bit about Kansas voters
Junction City Daily Union, 12/1/2008


Bob Sigman
Moderates gain ground
Johnson County Sun, 12/3/2008


Tim Carpenter
Secretary of state candidacy possible
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/14/2008


Chris Green
A chosen few gather in Topeka to cast Electoral College ballots
Hutchinson News 12/16/2008 [Newsbank article]


Steve Kraske
Senate seat up for grabs
Kansas City Star, 12/19/2008


John Hanna
Analysis: 2008 in Kansas politics sets up hot 2010
Junction City Daily Union, 12/29/2008


Associated Press
Possible gov contenders can't spend prior funds
Hutchinson News, 12/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


Pair vying for Moran seat must boost ties
Hutchinson News, 12/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


3 hopefuls seeking GOP nomination in 1st
Junction City Daily Union, 12/31/2008