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Elections

2010 Session - January through May

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, January through May, 2010.

The Clippings books are available for use in the library. You may photocopy articles from the books. If you have questions regarding this collection please feel free to contact State Library staff. Contact information is found at the top and bottom of this page.

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, January through May, 2010


Tim Unruh
DeZago files to run for AG seat
Salina Journal, 1/8/2010 [Newsbank article]


Robert Tiford
About choice [reader forum]
Hays Daily News, 1/13/2010 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Two officials plan bids for secretary of state nomination
Wichita Eagle, 1/16/2010


Staff and Wire Reports
2 Dems to run for Ks secretary of state
Salina Journal, 1/16/2010


Roy Graber
AG candidate says experience makes up for lack of name
Winfield Daily Courier, 1/16/2010


Tim Carpenter
He's a party crasher with a political spin
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/17/2010


Eric Swanson
State AG hopeful visits city
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/19/2010


Paul throws Huelskamp his support
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/19/2010


Associated Press
Republican bids for Kansas sec. of state
Garden City Telegram, 1/20/2010


James Carlson
Ensley running for state office
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/20/2010


Scott Rothschild
Holland may run for governor
Lawrence Journal World, 1/21/2010


John Hanna
Holland mulling bid for Governor
Junction City Daily Union, 1/21/2010


Mary Clarkin
21-year-old reservist running for Kansas House seat
Hutchinson News, 1/21/2010 [Newsbank article]


Courier Views
High court raises demand for disclosure
Winfield Daily Courier, 1/22/2010


Tim Carpenter
Steineger enters race for secretary of state
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/22/2010


George Diepenbrock
Ruling could affect Kansas races
Lawrence Journal World, 1/22/2010


Associated Press
Voting amendment considered
Garden City Telegram, 1/23/2010


Associated Press
Panel to vote on state rights
Garden City Telegram, 1/23/2010


Tim Carpenter
Thornburgh endorses Ensley
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/23/2010


Tim Carpenter
Secure voter access is goal
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/24/2010


Ric Anderson
A tale of two Toms
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/24/2010


Tim Carpenter
Kelly refunds $167,000 to her campaign donors
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/27/2010


Eagle Staff
Wichita Democrat in governor's race
Wichita Eagle, 1/27/2010


GOP candidate files for Kan. state treasurer
Manhattan Mercury, 1/31/2010


Campaign finance
Garden City Telegram, 2/9/2010


Mary Clarkin
Great Bend woman seeks House seat
Hutchinson News, 2/9/2010 [Newsbank article]


Chuck Kurtz
Colloton out, McPherson in for 3rd District race
Johnson County Sun, 2/10/2010


Chuck Kurtz
Pundits weigh in on importance of fundraising
Johnson County Sun, 2/10/2010


Luke Thompson
Challenger files against Carlin
Manhattan Mercury, 2/12/2010 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
House debates elections move
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/16/2010


Barbara Hollingsworth
Biggs files for secretary of state race
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/16/2010


Steve Kraske
Kansas|Biggs to run for secretary of state
Kansas City Star, 2/16/2010 [Newsbank article]


Special to The Daily Union
JC's Chris Biggs files to run for election
Junction City Daily Union, 2/16/2010

Associated Press
Bill would change times of local elections
Hays Daily News, 2/16/2010


Tim Carpenter
Holland to run for governor
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/17/2010


Jeannine Koranda
Democrat planning run for governor
Wichita Eagle, 2/17/2010


Chuck Kurtz
Second Democrat enters race for U.S. Senate seat
Johnson County Sun, 2/17/2010

Scott Rothschild
Baldwin City Democrat to announce run for governor
Lawrence Journal World, 2/17/2010


J-W Editorials
Election trade off [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 2/17/2010


Staff and Wire Reports
Testimony heard on moving local elections
Chanute Tribune, 2/17/2010 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Senator throws hat in governor's race
Iola Register, 2/17/2010


David Klepper
Holland opens campaign for Kansas governor
Kansas City Star, 2/18/2010


David Klepper
Democratic state senator joins governor's race
Wichita Eagle, 2/18/2010


Tim Carpenter
State Sen. Holland carrying Dem torch
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/18/2010


Barbara Hollingsworth
Haley considers running for U.S. Senate seat
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/18/2010


Scott Rothschild
Democrat Holland joins race for gov.
Lawrence Journal World, 2/18/2010

In the race [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 2/18/2010


John Hanna
Kan. Democrat launches uphill bid for governor
Hutchinson News, 2/18/2010 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Kansas Dem seeks top state job
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/18/2010


Associated Press
Senate run considered
Iola Register, 2/18/2010


John Hanna
Democrat launches uphill bid for Gov.
Junction City Daily Union, 2/18/2010


Linda Teeter
1st district candidates to attend local forum
Junction City Daily Union, 2/18/2010


A challenger for Brownback [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 2/18/2010 [Newsbank article]


Retention gap [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 2/19/2010


Seanna Adcox
State lawmakers bash Congress to gain voters' favor in election year
Lawrence Journal World, 2/19/2010


Tim Carpenter
Ballot spots open
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/21/2010


Brent D. Wistrom
Governor candidate in Wichita
Wichita Eagle, 2/21/2010


Chuck Kurtz
Two candidates so far for 5th district
Johnson County Sun, 2/24/2010

Salina Journal
Poll: Barnett has lead in 1st district GOP race
Salina Journal, 2/24/2010


Mary Clarkin
Barnett is leading candidate in survey
Garden City Telegram, 2/24/2010


Mary Clarkin
Barnett is leading candidate in survey
Hutchinson News, 2/24/2010 [Newsbank article]


Roy Wenzl
Huckabee lauds Kelsey's conservative values, civility
Wichita Eagle, 2/25/2010


Ottawa Herald
Holland's candidacy [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 2/25/2010


Tim Carpenter
Senator's campaign examined
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/27/2010


Ric Anderson
Election bill hits right notes
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/27/2010


Gubernatorial election it's a race [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/27/2010


Associated Press
Moore's spouse may run
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/28/2010


Associated Press
Girard woman seeks Dem nod in 2nd district
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/28/2010


Associated Press
Steineger may have violated campaign finance laws
Lawrence Journal World, 2/28/2010

Associated Press
Dems line up to challenge Rep. Jenkins for 2nd seat
Manhattan Mercury, 2/28/2010


Associated Press
Steineger may have violated campaign finance laws
Manhattan Mercury, 2/28/2010


Kaley Conner
Candidate ready for battle
Hays Daily News, 2/28/2010 [Newsbank article]


Democratic senator still mulling bid
Dodge City Daily Globe, 3/1/2010


John Hanna
Elections in Kansas sizing up like 1994
Hutchinson News, 3/1/2010


Tim Carpenter
Steineger admits finance miscue in donations
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/2/2010


Chuck Kurtz
O'Hara drops out of race
Johnson County Sun, 3/3/2010

Martin Hawver
'Fire Beier' drive and its effect on finances
Hays Daily News, 3/3/2010 [Newsbank article]


Quick action [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 3/4/2010


Chapman Rackaway
Meet candidates 'Not Sam' and 'Undecided'
Hays Daily News, 3/4/2010

Richard Baker
Mandated voter ID cards might harm, not protect, our democracy [letters to the editor]
Manhattan Mercury, 3/5-6/2010


Dion Lefler
Kelsey suspends campaign for House
Wichita Eagle, 3/6/2010


Tim Carpenter
State senator suspends campaign for Congress
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/6/2010


Dawne Leiker
Attorney general candidate says he has best qualifications
Iola Register, 3/10/2010

Our View
Don't miss this chance
Junction City Daily Union, 3/10/2010


Dawne Leiker
Attorney general candidate says he has best qualifications
Hays Daily News, 3/10/2010 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
Campaign finance bill likely stuck in place
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/16/2010


Associated Press
Securities regulator is new elections chief
Manhattan Mercury, 3/16/2010

Mike Heronemus
Six congressional candidates gather at Junction City forum
Junction City Daily Union, 3/16/2010


Tim Carpenter
Biggs named election chief
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/17/2010


Associated Press
Kelsey to endorse candidate today
Wichita Eagle, 3/17/2010


Associated Press
Securities regulator is new Kansas elections chief
Garden City Telegram, 3/17/2010


Dion Lefler
Kelsey backs Pompeo in Republican party
Wichita Eagle, 3/18/2010


Tim Carpenter
Faith guides gubernatorial hopeful
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/21/2010

Associated Press
Political novice enters governor's race
Manhattan Mercury, 3/22/2010


Tim Carpenter
Faith central to Heffington's campaign
Wichita Eagle, 3/23/2010


Chapman Rackaway
Sunshine is the best disinfectant
Hutchinson News, 3/22/2010 [Newsbank article]

Competition for Brownback? [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 3/23/2010


Chapman Rackaway
Sunshine is the best disinfectant
Winfield Daily Courier, 3/25/2010


Mary Clarkin
Huelskamp: 1st District race evolving into two-person bid
Hutchinson News, 3/26/2010 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Endorsements made in secretary of state race
Lawrence Journal World, 3/26/2010


Chapman Rackaway
Sunshine is best disinfectant
Salina Journal, 3/28/2010 [Newsbank article]


Tim Carpenter
Political novice enters GOP race against Brownback
Lawrence Journal World, 3/29/2010


Staff Reports
Rep. Melvin Neufeld files for re-election
Dodge City Daily Globe, 3/31/2010

Richard Luken
Experience, not politics advocated
Iola Register, 4/5/2010

Staff Reports
Sen. Holland to appear at County Democrats picnic
Manhattan Mercury, 4/6/2010 [Newsbank article]


Harold Campbell
Republican candidate for AG makes stop in Chanute
Chanute Tribune, 4/6/2010 [Newsbank article]


Martin Hawver
Playing politics with the law
Junction City Daily Union, 4/6/2010


Chuck Kurtz
Yoder raises half a million
Johnson County Sun, 4/7/2010


Secretary of state candidate to visit
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/7/2010


John Milburn
Wife of Kansas Democratic congressman joins race
Junction City Daily Union, 4/7/2010


James Carlson
Party affiliation assessed
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/8/2010


The Hutchinson News
1st District candidates to be in Hutch for meeting
Garden City Telegram, 4/9/2010


Megan Molitor
Brownback brings campaign to JC
Junction City Daily Union, 4/10/2010


J-W Editorials
Partisan voters [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 4/11/2010


Luke Thompson
Brownback vows to aid families
Manhattan Mercury, 4/11/2010 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
No sure thing for state GOP
Iola Register, 4/12/2010


Kristen Roderick
Brownback announces candidacy for governor
Garden City Telegram, 4/12/2010


Mary Clarkin
Some candidates choose tea party instead of debate
Hutchinson News, 4/13/2010 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
Some candidates choose tea party instead of debate
Garden City Telegram, 4/13/2010 [Newsbank article]


Kathy Swain
Abrams and Kelley refuse to listen to voters [public forum]
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/13/2010


Paige Carswell
Steineger 'tired of hardcore partisanship'
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/13/2010


Eric Swanson
Congressional candidate launches TV ad
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/14/2010


Scott Rothschild
Challenger to Sloan emerges
Lawrence Journal World, 4/14/2010


Candidate in town
Emporia Gazette, 4/15/2010 [Newsbank article]


Chapman Rackaway
Campaign for Big First getting interesting
Hays Daily News, 4/15/2010 [Newsbank article]


Gayle Weber
Steineger says he's ready to be election chief
Hays Daily News, 4/15/2010 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
Wasinger opts out of debate for tea party
Garden City Telegram, 4/15/2010


Otto files
Iola Register, 4/15/2010


Secretary of state candidate to visit
Iola Register, 4/15/2010


Mary Clarkin
Wasinger opts out of debate for tea party
Hutchinson News, 4/15/2010 [Newsbank article]


Political disassociation [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 4/16/2010 [Newsbank article]


Steve Kraske
Moran, Tiahrt race to define conservatism
Kansas City Star, 4/17/2010 [Newsbank article]


Special to The Times
Bauder files for 41st District State Representative
Leavenworth Times, 4/17/2010


Mary Clarkin
Huelskamp leads Big 1st pack in cash on hand
Hutchinson News, 4/17/210 [Newsbank article]


Debatable move [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 4/17/201


Candidates to speak at Fort Hays
Garden City Telegram, 4/17/2010


Bob Johnson
Looking for candidates with caring hearts
Iola Register, 4/17/2010


Richard Luken
Hopeful touts independence
Iola Register, 4/17/2010


Keith E. Davies
Why Cannon? Here's why? [letters to the journal]
Salina Journal, 4/17/2010 [Newsbank article]


Dave Helling
Yoder holds lead in race for money
Kansas City Star, 4/18/2010 [Newsbank article]


Steve Kraske
Money talks in Kansas race
Kansas City Star, 4/18/2010 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Gov. candidate arrested over tea party spat
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/19/2010


Linda Dominquez-Houk
Otto needs opposing [readers' forum]
Iola Register, 4/19/2010

Russ Morgan
Stumping
Emporia Gazette, 4/19/2010 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
Huelskamp leads Big 1st pack in cash on hand
Garden City Telegram, 4/19/2010


Bob Beatty
Time to end freeloading
Garden City Telegram, 4/19/2010


Bob Beatty
Primary chance for voters to stop freeloading
Hutchinson News, 4/19/2010 [Newsbank article]


Chuck Kurtz
Attorney general candidate focuses on law experience
Johnson County Sun, 4/21/2010


Associated Press
State senator files in 4th District race
Manhattan Mercury, 4/21/2010


Chuck Kurtz
Yoder credits volunteer network for fundraising
Johnson County Sun, 4/21/2010


Otto files for re-election
Chanute Tribune, 4/21/2010 [Newsbank article]


Staff Reports
Democratic candidate meets with local voters
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/22/2010


Bob Beatty
Primary chance for GOP voters to stop freeloading
Leavenworth Times, 4/22/2010


John Hanna
Steineger accused of campaign misconduct
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/23/2010


Associated Press
Jordan leaves 3rd District race
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/23/2010


John Hanna
Yoder's rival drops out of GOP race
Hutchinson News, 4/23/2010 [Newsbank article]


Dave Helling
Jordan's exit bolsters Yoder
Kansas City Star, 4/23/2010


George Diepenbrock
Jordan quits race
Lawrence Journal World, 4/23/2010


Jana Goodman
Goodman announces candidacy
Leavenworth Times, 4/23/2010


Mary Clarkin
Campaign finance reports reveal Reno County donors
Hutchinson News, 4/24/2010 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Kan. Sec of candidate accused of misconduct
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/24/2010


Tom Bell
Kansas' political pendulum [editorial]
Salina Journal, 4/25/2010 [Newsbank article]


Bob Beatty
Kansas' GOP freeloaders
Salina Journal, 4/25/2010 [Newsbank article]


Staff and Wire Reports
Johnson says he won't seek re-election
Salina Journal, 4/27/2010


Staff Reports
Rep. Hawk to seek 4th term
Manhattan Mercury, 4/27/2010 [Newsbank article]


Darcy Gray
Candidate helped pen Arizona law
Hutchinson News, 4/27/2010 [Newsbank article]


Mike Corn
Candidate swings through region
Hays Daily News, 4/27/2010 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Jenkins has GOP primary challenger
Lawrence Journal World, 4/28/2010


Scott Rothschild
Kansas candidate helped write controversial Arizona immigration law
Lawrence Journal World, 4/28/2010


Sloan files to keep House seat
Lawrence Journal World, 4/28/2010


Mary Clarkin
Contrasts key to winning gov race, candidate says
Hutchinson News, 4/28/2010 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
Candidate: Contrast key in governor race
Garden City Telegram, 4/28/2010


Mary Clarkin
Rivals question Kobach's motives
Hutchinson News, 4/28/2010 [Newsbank article]


Chuck Kurtz
Jordan's withdrawal expected to help Yoder
Johnson County Sun, 4/28/2010


Associated Press
Jenkins has GOP challenger in 2nd District
Chanute Tribune, 4/28/2010 [Newsbank article]


Darcy Gray
Arizona now the center of immigration debate
Salina Journal, 4/28/2010


David Clouston
Biggs urges lawmaker caution on immigration
Salina Journal, 4/28/2010 [Newsbank article]


The Capital-Journal
Johnston announces run for U.S. Senate
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/29/2010


Scott Rothschild
Kobach getting paid for training
Lawrence Journal World, 4/29/2010

Rhonda Holman
Arizona law could lead to abuses [editorial]
Wichita Eagle, 4/30/2010 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Measure protecting voting rights on ballot
Wichita Eagle, 5/1/2010 [Newsbank article]


Steve Kraske
An immigration storm gyrates around Kobach
Kansas City Star, 5/2/2010 [Newsbank article]


Former Rep. Miller files for Johnson's seat
Hays Daily News, 5/4/2010


Erin Mathews
Roth files to run for re-election
Salina Journal, 5/4/2010


Bill Hill
A vote for Rob Wasinger [letters to the journal]
Salina Journal, 5/4/2010


Dion Lefler
Democrat Sen. Haley to run for U.S. Senate
Wichita Eagle, 5/5/2010 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Haley to run for U.S. Senate
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/5/2010


Chris Hunter
Svaty and Horst plan to seek new terms
Salina Journal, 5/5/2010 [Newsbank article]


Bill Hill
Candidate relying on familiar tactics [letter to the editor]
Dodge City Daily Globe, 5/5/2010


John Hanna
State senator seeks Brownback's U.S. seat
Lawrence Journal World, 5/5/2010


Mary Clarkin
1st district candidates weigh in on issues
Garden City Telegram, 5/5/2010


Mary Clarkin
Big first candidates weigh in
Hays Daily News, 5/6/2010


Associated Press
State will be asked to take over nature center
Hays Daily News, 5/6/2010


C.J. Lett
A vote for Wasinger
Hutchinson News, 5/6/2010 [Newsbank article]


Bill Hill
Amusing argument
Hutchinson News, 5/6/2010 [Newsbank article]


Angela Deines
New Hi Park principal named
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/7/2010


Allen Twitchell
Biggs brings bluegrass-roots campaign to town
Winfield Daily Courier, 5/7/2010


Hutchinson News
Prop. 14 [Kansas views]
Wichita Eagle, 5/10/2010


John Hanna
State lawmaker joins U.S. Senate race
Metro News, 5/10/2010

Ralph DeZago
Experience key in AG election [letters to the editor]
Leavenworth Times, 5/11/2010


Chuck Kurtz
Stephene Moore: I'm in step with 3rd district voters
Johnson County Sun, 5/12/2010


Bob Sigman
Committee picks Moore
Johnson County Sun, 5/12/2010


Mary Clarkin
Hutch man's run poses challenge to O'Neal
Hutchinson News, 5/12/2010 [Newsbank article]


Ben Wearing
Punishing the good deed? [editorial]
Salina Journal, 5/12/2010 [Newsbank article]


Nina E. Hajda
Coffee party [letters]
Kansas City Star, 5/13/2010


Terri C. Hayes
Focus on self-interest [letters]
Kansas City Star, 5/13/2010


Bobbi Mlynar
Campaign, coffee, and questions
Emporia Gazette, 5/13/2010


Mary Clarkin
County dems taking it slow on running
Hutchinson News, 5/14/2010 [Newsbank article]


Ashley Strehle
City prosecutor running for state AG
Junction City Daily Union, 5/14/2010


Tim Carpenter
Senator criticized over autos
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/15/2010


David Klepper
Both sides claim political edge after decision to raise taxes
Kansas City Star, 5/15/2010 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
W. Kansas House candidate now running unopposed
Hutchinson News, 5/18/2010 [Newsbank article]


Campaign trail democrat to formally announce candidacy
Hutchinson News, 5/18/2010


Staff Reports
Rep. Paul Davis files for re-election
Lawrence Journal World, 5/18/2010


Staff Reports
Democrats set candidate forum
Lawrence Journal World, 5/19/2010


John Hanna
Candidate for secretary of state fined $5,000
Lawrence Journal World, 5/19/2010


Associated Press
Secretary of state candidate fined $5,000
Garden City Telegram, 5/19/2010


Associated Press
House members seek re-election
Iola Register, 5/20/2010


Barbara Hollingsworth
Senate poll drawing angst
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/21/2010


James Carlson
Democrat runs for 2nd district
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/21/2010


Leadership dearth [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 5/21/2010 [Newsbank article]


Mary Clarkin
Boldra, asked to drop out, says she's committed to election
Hutchinson News, 5/22/2010 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
GOP hopeful Yoder files in 3rd district
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/23/2010


Shaun Hittle
Democrats campaign at Dole Institute
Lawrence Journal World, 5/23/2010


Mary Clarkin
Boldra won't drop out of campaign
Hays Daily News, 5/23/2010

Helen Roser
Even with his foot in his mouth, Reitz looks good compared to some [letters to the editor]
Manhattan Mercury, 5/23/2010 [Newsbank article]


The Emporia Gazette
Hill to run for 5th term
Emporia Gazette, 5/25/2010


Lunch and learn
Emporia Gazette, 5/25/2010


Martin Hawver
A wink and a nod toward ethics once again
Junction City Daily Union, 5/25/2010


Mary Clarkin
Candidate eyes office's other duties
Hutchinson News, 5/25/2010 [Newsbank article]


Dave Helling
Seeking edge in Kansas primary
Kansas City Star, 5/26/2010 [Newsbank article]



David Klepper
Topeka| Highway bill lauded as jobs creator
Kansas City Star, 5/26/2010

Barb Nichols
Supports Kobach
Emporia Gazette, 5/26/2010



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