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Kansas election results: Laura Kelly, others who won key races in the 2018 midterms

Democrat Laura Kelly defeats Kris Kobach to become Kansas’ next governor

Democrat Laura Kelly will become the next governor of Kansas after voters rejected Republican Kris Kobach’s hard-right campaign and embraced Kelly’s promises of moderation and stability.
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Democrat Laura Kelly will become the next governor of Kansas after voters rejected Republican Kris Kobach’s hard-right campaign and embraced Kelly’s promises of moderation and stability.

This is a list of the winners only from key Kansas races.

U.S. Representative 3rd District: Sharice Davids, D

Governor and Lieutenant Governor: Laura Kelly/ Lynn Rogers, D

Secretary of State: Scott Schwab, R

Attorney General: Derek Schmidt, R

State Treasurer: Jake LaTurner, R

Commissioner of Insurance: Vicki Schmidt, R

State Board of Education District 1: Janet Waugh, D, Kansas City

State Board of Education District 3: Michelle Dombrosky, R, Olathe

State representatives

8th District: Chris Croft, R

14th District: Charlotte Esau, R

15th District: John Toplikar, R

16th District: Cindy Holscher, D

17th District: Tom Cox, R

18th District: Cindy Neighbor, D

19th District: Stephanie S. Clayton, R

20th District: Jan H. Kessinger, R

21st District: Jerry Stogsdill, D

22nd District: Nancy Lusk, D

23rd District: Susan Ruiz, D

24th District: Jarrod Ousley, D

25th District: Rui Xu, D

26th District: Adam Thomas, R

27th District: Sean E. Tarwater, Sr., R

28th District: Kellie Warren, R

29th District: Brett Parker, D

30th District: Brandon Woodard, D

31st District: Louis E. Ruiz, D

32nd District: Pam Curtis, D

33rd District: Tom Burroughs, D

34th District: Valdenia C. Winn, D

35th District: Broderick Henderson, D

36th District: Kathy Wolfe Moore, D

37th District: Stan S. Frownfelter, D

38th District: Willie Dove, R

39th District: Owen Donohoe, R

43rd District: Bill Sutton, R

48th District: David L. Benson, D

49th District: Megan Lynn, R

78th District: Ron Ryckman, R

121st District: John Resman, R

Johnson County offices

Board of County Commissioners chair: Ed Eilert, Overland Park

Board of County Commissioners 1st District: Becky Fast, Roeland Park

Board of County Commissioners 4th District: Jason L. Osterhaus, Overland Park

Board of County Commissioners 5th District: Michael L. Ashcraft, Olathe

Prairie Village Mayor: Eric Mikkelson

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