Kansas Rep. Jan Pauls talked to her husband, Ron Pauls, during a vote recount in the August 2012 Democratic primary race in the 102nd House District. Pauls, who went on to win re-election as a Democrat, switched parties last year.
Kansas Rep. Jan Pauls talked to her husband, Ron Pauls, during a vote recount in the August 2012 Democratic primary race in the 102nd House District. Pauls, who went on to win re-election as a Democrat, switched parties last year. File photo The Associated Press
Kansas Rep. Jan Pauls talked to her husband, Ron Pauls, during a vote recount in the August 2012 Democratic primary race in the 102nd House District. Pauls, who went on to win re-election as a Democrat, switched parties last year. File photo The Associated Press

Kansas lawmaker who switched parties will head influential House committee

December 24, 2015 9:45 AM