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Kris Kobach to run for Kansas Senate seat

Former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach announced Monday his run for US Senate, igniting a divisive primary between Republicans who view him as a conservative crusader and those fed up with his recent failed campaign for governor and long record attempting to crack down on supposed voter fraud.

House Oversight memo says White House 'interfered' with Kobach interview on census

The House Oversight Committee's Democratic staff charged in a memo on Friday that the White House "interfered directly and aggressively" with a previously undisclosed interview the panel conducted Monday with former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach related to the Trump administration's push to include a citizenship question in the 2020 census.

Kobach's lead in Kansas GOP governor's race cut to 91 votes

The Kansas Republican governor's race between Secretary of State Kris Kobach and incumbent Gov. Jeff Colyer remains in a dead heat on Friday, with Kobach clinging to a 0.04 percentage point lead as his office sorts through reports of inaccurate tallies from several counties and begins to add provisional and absentee ballots to the state's results.