Kansas countdown, T-minus 5 days: Cash can help GOP moderates weaken Sam Brownback

Fresh evidence is arriving daily that the battle for control of the Kansas Legislature among Republicans has ramped up to full-scale war as next Tuesday’s all important primaries loom. The topic that deserves more attention today focuses on money: Are moderates getting enough financial support to help them make the case that voters need to stop Gov. Sam Brownback from further damaging the state’s economy?

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Videos

Royals manager Ned Yost tries to get team to relax and have fun playing baseball

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost is trying to get the team to relax and have fun playing the game as if they were 12 years old.
John Sleezer jsleezer@kcstar.com
Royals manager Ned Yost tries to get team to relax and have fun playing baseball 2:04

Royals manager Ned Yost tries to get team to relax and have fun playing baseball

Democrats from Missouri and Kansas wrap up convention, look to the fall 2:04

Democrats from Missouri and Kansas wrap up convention, look to the fall

Odalis Sharp discusses judge's ruling 0:47

Odalis Sharp discusses judge's ruling

100-year-old grandma busts a move 2:09

100-year-old grandma busts a move