Horn selected to fill unexpired Kansas House term
August 14, 2017
Topeka, Kan. (AP) — A northeast Kansas county's top environmental advocate has been chosen to complete the 13 months left of a state House term of a lawmaker who has resigned.
The Lawrence Journal-World reports that Eileen Horn was elected to the House's 10th District seat during a special convention of the district's committee members Saturday at the Baldwin City library.
The Lawrence-Douglas County sustainability coordinator was selected by an 8-2 vote over Brandon Holland, a 28-year-old University of Kansas student.
Horn will complete the unexpired term of John Wilson, who resigned las...