Kobach looks for comeback in Kansas after losing 2 big races
July 3, 2022
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas voters have said no to Kris Kobach twice over the past four years. But he is nonetheless betting that this can be the year he makes a political comeback.
His losses, including a 2018 defeat that handed the governor's office in this Republican-leaning state to a Democrat, might end other political careers. But Kobach, who built a national reputation as an immigration hard-liner while Kansas secretary of state, is now aiming for the state attorney general's office.
He faces two Republican opponents who lack his star power. If he wins the Aug. 2 primary, an anticip...