Kansas legislators question Kobach's 'corruption' claim
July 2, 2017
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Some state lawmakers want Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach to explain his claim that corruption exists at the Statehouse.
Kobach said recently he is running for governor to end the "culture of corruption" in the Legislature. He suggested term limits for legislators.
House Speaker Pro Tem Scott Schwab, a Republican from Olathe, on Friday said Kobach's comments insult the Legislature. He says he gets nervous when someone with prosecutorial power accuses others of violating the law without being specific.
Schwab suggested the Legislative Coordinating Council, a seven...