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Barnett To Announce Gubernatorial Candidacy

Joe Denoyer - June 16, 2017 3:54 pm

On Tuesday, June 20th, Jim Barnett will announce his candidacy for the Republican nomination for Governor in 2018.

Barnett is a practicing physician in Topeka, past president of the Emporia School Board, and former state senator for Emporia and neighboring areas. In 2006, Barnett won a seven-way primary and was the Republican candidate for governor.

Barnett’s announcement tour will comprise two days (Tuesday June 20 and Wednesday June 21) and cover nine stops across the state. Following is the schedule for the tour:



Jim Barnett for Governor Announcement Tour Schedule

June 20:

8:15 AM Topeka, Kansas Medical Society Building, 623 SW 10th Ave

10:15 AM Manhattan, The Discovery Center, 315 S 3rd St

11:30 AM Junction City, C. L. Hoover Opera House, 135 W 7th St

1:15 PM Salina, Airport Authority-Main Terminal, 3237 Arnold Ave

3: 45 PM Wichita, Jabara Airport-Marvin E. Autry Business Terminal-Customer Lounge, 3512 N Webb Rd/Northern hanger


June 21:

8:00 AM Liberal, Depot, 4 Rock Island Rd

10:15 AM Garden City, Fry Eye Clinic, 310 E. Walnut

12 Noon Dodge City, Depot and Theater Company, 201 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd

3:15 PM Hays, Gella’s, 117 E. 11th





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