Kris Kobach

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January 11, 2018 - 2:02 pm
Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer raised more money than any candidate in the 2018 elections for governor, including Kris Kobach, who is generally considered the front-runner in the GOP race. Campaign finance reports show Colyer, a Republican, raised $632,068 in 2017. In campaign finance reports filed Wednesday...
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January 09, 2018 - 1:39 pm
The American Civil Liberties Union has asked a federal judge to hold Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach in contempt of court, alleging that he refused to comply with multiple orders. A court notice on Tuesday shows U.S. District Judge Julie Robinson will handle the ACLU request. The latest legal...
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January 05, 2018 - 9:58 am
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has charged two more people with voting illegally less than a day after President Donald Trump dismantled his voter fraud commission. Kobach's office said Thursday that the charges involve two people accused of double voting in Kansas and Colorado in 2016. They...
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January 03, 2018 - 9:28 pm
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says he will continue advising federal officials on election fraud issues after President Donald Trump dissolved a presidential commission. Kobach said Wednesday that Trump's decision to disband his election integrity commission was a "tactical change" and a "...
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January 03, 2018 - 9:03 pm
President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday disbanding his voter fraud commission amid infighting, lawsuits and state officials' refusal to cooperate. Trump convened the commission to investigate the 2016 presidential election, after alleging repeatedly that voting fraud cost him the...
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December 16, 2017 - 10:37 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — State Sen. Marci Francisco of Lawrence has appointed a treasurer for her campaign so that she can legally accept contributions. The 67-year-old Francisco is the second Democrat in the race. The other is 17-year-old high school senior Lucy Steyer of Lenexa. Francisco was first...
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December 16, 2017 - 11:09 am
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A veteran Democratic lawmaker is running for Kansas secretary of state next year. State Sen. Marci Francisco of Lawrence has appointed a treasurer for her campaign so that she can legally accept contributions. The 67-year-old Francisco is the second Democrat in the race. The...
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November 28, 2017 - 9:23 pm
Donald Trump Jr. is attending a fundraiser for Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach's campaign for governor. The event Tuesday evening is taking place at a Kansas City-area hotel. Kobach has advised the White House and serves as vice chairman of a presidential commission on election fraud. His...
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