The barbs are getting more pointed between
Kansas congressmen Jerry Moran and Todd Tiahrt (TEE'-hahrt) in
their U.S. Senate race.
After a candidate forum Friday in Topeka, Tiahrt called Moran
And Moran suggested that Tiahrt has become part of Washington's
Tiahrt and Moran are seeking the Republican nomination for the
Senate seat being vacated by Sam Brownback, who's running for
governor this year.
During the forum, Tiahrt said Congress has too many lawyers -
and he later noted that Moran is an attorney.
Moran noted that he didn't move his family to Washington after
he was elected to the U.S. House. He later acknowledged it was a
reference to Tiahrt, who has a home in the Washington area.