font-weight: bold; He said he would "protect the sanctity of life, defend the Second Amendment, support the Trump agenda, and fight for people like my dad. .race_header, .results_text, .results_table_container, .votebox_legend { Mike Hayden's (R) chief of staff, and an advisor to the U.S. Agency for International Development. Incumbent Steve Roberts won the 2nd District State Board of Education race in Kansas on Tuesday. Find your republican candidates for the 2020 election. } overflow-y: scroll; padding-bottom: 1%; background-color: grey display: inline; overflow-y: hidden; } .inner_percentage.CrossFiled { } What’s your view on how to balance efforts to stem the spread of the virus with the need for children to be back in their school buildings? KS state election office. Watkins graduated from West Point and served in the Army, qualifying to be an airborne ranger and deploying to Afghanistan. margin: auto; display: inline; .mw-body #mw-content-text th.votebox-results-cell--text { Each race rating indicates if one party is perceived to have an advantage in the race and, if so, the degree of advantage: Race ratings are informed by a number of factors, including polling, candidate quality, and election result history in the race's district or state. As of his 2020 campaign, LaTurner was the youngest statewide elected official in the U.S. LaTurner said he hoped voters asked themselves two questions: "Number one: Who is it that can best represent your values and best get something done on your behalf in Washington, D.C.? If you are aware of spending that should be included, please email us. .cc_container { ", Sources: State Office Democratic Candidate Incumbent Kansas Senate, District 2 Marci Francisco Marci Francisco Kansas Senate, District 3 Tom Holland Tom Holland Kansas Senate, District 19 Anthony Hensley Anthony Hensley background-color: #f9d334; [12], On July 17, Watkins announced that he was temporarily resigning his House committee membership. Incumbent Lynn Jenkins (R) defeated Britani Potter (D) and James Houston Bales (L) in the general election on November 8, 2016. margin-bottom: 10px; .cc_photo .cc_img { Paul Davis advanced from the Democratic primary for U.S. House Kansas District 2 on August 7, 2018. .mw-body #mw-content-text .votebox .race_header h3.votebox-header-office-name { Either the candidate completed Ballotpedia's Candidate Connection survey or Ballotpedia staff created a profile after identifying the candidate as noteworthy. } Rep. Ron Estes (R-Kans.) } background-color: green; ** According to the FEC, a disbursement "is a purchase, payment, distribution, loan, advance, deposit or gift of money or anything of value to influence a federal election," plus other kinds of payments not made to influence a federal election. display: table; Comparing himself to LaTurner and Taylor, Watkins called himself "an individual with a lifetime of service versus individuals with a lifetime of self-service. font-weight: bold; color: black; } } KSNT, "LaTurner, Taylor, Watkins join KSNT’s Republican Congressional Debate," July 14, 2020; Dennis Taylor's 2020 campaign website, "Getting Back to Working and Spending," accessed July 16, 2020; Dennis Taylor's 2020 campaign website, "Meet Dennis Taylor," accessed July 16, 2020. Republican State Board of Education candidates on the issues: Reopening Kansas schools during the COVID-19 pandemic Staff Report Jul 13, 2020 - 2020 Elections Last month, we asked our readers what issues they wanted to hear the candidates running for office address ahead of this summer’s primary elections. }); width: 40%; text-align: center; background-color: #f4f4f4; height: 50px; background-color: #6db24f; padding-bottom: 8px; position: absolute; padding-left: 16px; } Today we’re publishing the candidates’ responses to item one: The State Board of Education will play a key role in determining when and how Kansas schools reopen during the COVID-19 pandemic. margin-bottom: 24px; margin-top: 16px; As a post-secondary public educator, I recently transitioned my classrooms from face-to-face to a strictly online environment. padding-left: 10px; position: relative; color: #fff; .race_header.libertarian { Watch Queue Queue Watch … Republican Party. } font-weight: bold; Based on the input we received, we developed three-item questionnaire for Republican candidates running for the Kansas State Board of Education. text-align: center; While the majority of changes occurred as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, some changes occurred for other reasons. } Ballotpedia features 318,790 encyclopedic articles written and curated by our professional staff of editors, writers, and researchers. letter-spacing: 0.03em; font-weight: bold; font-size: 0.9em; Click here to contact us for media inquiries, and please donate here to support our continued expansion. if(scrollHeight > 580 ) { display: block; margin-bottom:16px; max-height: 580px; .cc_office .cc_val p:nth-of-type(1) { text-align: center; See also: Kansas' 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014 The 2nd Congressional District of Kansas held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014. } If you are aware of advertisements that should be included, please email us. float: left; } We all have the same goal, but caution should be exercised. .race_footer { Shawnee Mission Post is a member of the Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers. In District 2, Melanie Haas (D) and Benjamin Hodge (R) ran, and in District 8 incumbent Kathy Busch (R) and Betty Arnold (D) ran. Lynn Jenkins (R) defeated Margie Wakefield (D) in the general election. Kansas candidates for Governor, state reps and Congress (Senators / House of Representatives). } } padding-top: 3px; color: #0645ad; endorsed LaTurner following the charges. Last month, we asked our readers what issues they wanted to hear the candidates running for office address ahead of this summer’s primary elections. The results have been certified. If I, or a number of other teachers get sick, students won’t have teachers or substitutes and we are back to square one with empty classrooms. .results_row.winner { margin-right: 12px; background-color: #f9d334; He was a research attorney for two Kansas Supreme Court justices and served as secretary of the Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services, secretary of Administration, Gov. The chart below contains data from financial reports submitted to the Federal Election Commission. In the 2nd State Board of Education District in 2016, Hillary Clinton defeated Trump 75,883–70,097. } display: inline-block; .key_messages { } color: white; Roberts is up by 3 points with 99 percent of precincts reporting. width: 50%; vertical-align: top; background: #4c4c4c; margin-top: 1em; State Board of Education District 10 2020 General Election Published Oct. 2, 2020 Updated Oct. 20, 2020 Candidate questionnaires The questions and responses below appear as they were submitted to an online survey. height: 56px; } display: block; } .mw-body #mw-content-text th.votebox-results-cell--text { LaTurner received 49% of the vote to Watkins' 34% and Taylor's 17%. } This section lists satellite spending in this race reported by news outlets in alphabetical order. Taylor was Kansas secretary of labor and served on the Shawnee County Commission. background-color: #003388; font-style: italic; They are collecting input from infectious disease experts, the Health Department, administrators, staff, and teachers, as well as from employers and parents. There were no incumbents in this race. That’s right—Clinton received 51.98% of the Clinton v. Trump total. position: absolute; Complete list of Republican candidates running in 2020. padding-left: 8px; .race_header { .votebox { They are also used to choose convention delegates and party leaders. .race_header.republican { } background-color: #dac113; [2] LaTurner was endorsed by the Kansas Farm Bureau earlier in the primary.[3]. .results_row td:first-child { I should mention that a number of these experts worked in a non-compensated manner for Kansas Students. [20][21][22], The 2017 Cook Partisan Voter Index for this district was R+10, meaning that in the previous two presidential elections, this district's results were 10 percentage points more Republican than the national average. box-shadow: 0 2px 4px rgba(36,36,36,.03); Click here to contact our editorial staff, and click here to report an error. .cc_header { setTimeout(function() { defer() }, 500); } } font-size: 2em; .non_result_row th { if (window.jQuery) { That led to a job running the southeast Kansas district office in Pittsburg for Republican Rep. Lynn Jenkins, who was state treasurer before holding the 2nd District seat for a decade. Kansas State Board of Education First District Skip navigation Sign in Search Loading... Close This video is unavailable. width: 100% Gov. } [5] Ballotpedia staff compiled profiles based on campaign websites, advertisements, and public statements. The charges resulted from a December 2019 investigation over Watkins' use of a UPS store address in Topeka, Kansas, as his place of residence on a voter registration form. border-radius: 5px 5px 0px 0px; 25-1903(a)). top: -1px; max-height: 385px; According to local news 13 WIBW, the charges also included an allegation that Watkins gave false information to a Shawnee County detective in February 2020 to "influence, impede or obstruct such officer’s" investigation. .election_results_text { The following candidates ran in the Republican primary for U.S. House Kansas District 2 on August 7, 2018. width: 100px; padding-bottom: 5px; font-weight: 300; padding: 10px; line-height: 1.5em; overflow-x: auto; .votebox_legend { background-color: #db0000; display: inline-block; position: relative; [23], FiveThirtyEight's September 2018 elasticity score for states and congressional districts measured "how sensitive it is to changes in the national political environment." 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