Tuesday, 28 July 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Tuesday
Low  69°
High 94°
Wednesday
Low  65°
High 81°
Thursday
Low  67°
High 87°
Friday
Low  66°
High 88°
Saturday
Low  67°
High 91°
Sunday
Low  67°
High 94°
Monday
Low  68°
High 94°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 89°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Brownback Secures Republican Nomination for Governor
08/03/2010

Sam Brownback

(OVERLAND PARK, Kan.) — U.S. Sen. Sam Brownback has easily won the Republican nomination for Kansas governor, beating Joan Heffington.

Brownback is giving up a Senate seat he's held since 1997. A favorite of abortion opponents, he made a brief run for the Republican presidential nomination in 2007 before dropping out.

Heffington, a former home builder and Boeing Co. purchasing agent, had been expected to get only a small percentage of the vote. She had promised to put every bill sent to her as governor through a biblical test before signing it.

The Democratic nominee for governor is state Sen. Tom Holland, of Baldwin City. He faced no primary opponent.

In Seward County Brownback beat Heffington 1,462-282.

© Copyright Associated Press
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Seward County Fair Queen Candidates Announced
Texas County DA Lived in Seized House Rent Free
Liberal Sets NBC Record in Win
BJ's Strike Early in NBC Opener
USD 480 Back to School Supplement
Altered KPERS Rules a Concern for Kansas Schools
Bee Jays Swing Away at Sluggers Late Friday Night
Concealed Guns Permits Remain Popular in Kansas
Area Counties to Receive Federal Aid After Storms
Redskins Have Rich History in Shrine Bowl
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Village At The Plaza Open For Tenants
Liberal Sets NBC Record in Win
Weekend Rattler Round Up
BJ's Strike Early in NBC Opener
Liberal's Stuff the Bus Accepting Donations
Turpin Enrollment August 4
Texas County DA Lived in Seized House Rent Free
Redskins Have Rich History in Shrine Bowl
SCCC/ATS to Raise Mill Levy by 4 Points
Concealed Guns Permits Remain Popular in Kansas
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group