Sam Brownback beats Paul Davis, wins second term as Kansas governor

Gov. Sam Brownback’s conservative revolution triumphed Tuesday when he defeated Democratic upstart Paul Davis, becoming only the second Republican governor in Kansas to win re-election in 50 years. Overcoming his slumping popularity and a philosophical split in his party, Brownback returns to the governor’s mansion to mold Kansas into a red-state model for the country.


GOP seizes on anger, demographics for success

Their rout complete, Republicans are celebrating sweeping victories from North Carolina to Colorado. The GOP’s success, however, may have as much to do with the dynamics of a low-turnout midterm election as widespread dissatisfaction with President Barack Obama.

Kansas City Deals

Today's Circulars

Live Election Results