General Election — November 2, 2010

U.S. Senate

Live results 3266 of 3315 precincts reporting / Unofficial results / Precinct breakdown

Completed candidate chats
Kansas Senator-elect Jerry Moran about undecided ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ policy
November 11, 2010
Sen.-elect Jerry Moran says he has reached no conclusion on whether to support the repeal of the ban on gays in the military.
In Alaska Senate race, Murkowski acts like victor but questions about write-ins linger
November 5, 2010
Alaska U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski is acting as though she already has pulled off an improbable victory after her write-in candidacy.
Moran beats Johnston in race for U.S. Senate
07:23 p.m., November 2, 2010 Updated 08:52 p.m.
Kansas voters sent U.S. Rep. Jerry Moran to the Senate with a huge victory margin Tuesday night, something his fellow Republicans had expected in a race against an articulate but little-known, first-time Democratic candidate.
Republicans confident on eve of election
November 2, 2010
A takeover of the House in sight, Republicans brimmed with confidence while Democrats braced for losses on the eve of recession-era elections for control of Congress and dozens of statehouses.
Obama makes last campaign stop before Tuesday; GOP confident of victory
November 1, 2010
President Barack Obama made Ohio his final campaign stop Sunday in the tumultuous midterm elections, trying to help hard-pressed Democrats in a state that could prove crucial to his fortunes in two years.
Moran outshines well-regarded opponent
October 26, 2010
Many Kansas Democrats who meet Lisa Johnston or hear her speak come away liking their U.S. Senate candidate, describing her as bright and articulate. But they hesitate to handicap her race against the Republican nominee, veteran U.S. Rep. Jerry Moran. He’s expected to win easily — in a blowout, in fact — and Democrats appear to like Johnston too much as a candidate to want to dismiss her chances.
Report: Kansas Republicans opposed American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, but sought stimulus funding
12:02 p.m., October 18, 2010 Updated 08:13 a.m.
U.S. Sens. Sam Brownback and Pat Roberts and U.S. Reps. Jerry Moran, Todd Tiahrt and Lynn Jenkins all voted against the $787 billion American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, but all wrote letters seeking government spending under the act.
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal endorses Jerry Moran in race for U.S. Senate
October 4, 2010
Gov. Bobby Jindal has backed a Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Kansas — but he’s refused to make endorsements in a list of federal races in Louisiana so far.
Mitt Romney, NFIB endorse candidates in Kansas races
September 22, 2010
Kansas political candidates are touting endorsements from former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and the National Federation of Independent Business.
Campaign Notebook: Kansas Democrats trail but gaining ground, according to latest snapshot
September 20, 2010
SurveyUSA interviewed 1,000 Kansans last week and determined that 602 would likely vote in the Nov. 2 election. The poll was done for KWCH-TV in Wichita.
GOP candidate Moran takes 10th annual conservation tour
September 20, 2010
Douglas County rancher John Bradley stood on a rock channel creek crossing Monday morning, explaining the natural benefits for the animals and the minnows in the stream versus installing, say, a culvert there.
National Federation of Independent Business endorses Moran in U.S. Senate race
September 20, 2010
The National Federation of Independent Business is backing Republican Jerry Moran in the U.S. Senate race in Kansas.
Big night for Delaware tea party
September 15, 2010
Virtually unknown a month ago, Christine O’Donnell rode a surge of support from tea party activists to victory in Delaware’s Republican Senate primary Tuesday night, dealing yet another setback to the GOP establishment in a campaign season full of them.
Campaign Notebook: Roberts backs Moran
Republican senator endorses Moran to replace Brownback
August 23, 2010
Kansas Congressman Jerry Moran has picked up the backing of his longtime mentor in the race for U.S. Senate.
Campaign Notebook: Republicans lead all Kansas statewide races, according to poll
August 19, 2010
The poll was conducted Thursday, Aug. 12 through Sunday, Aug. 15 for KWCH-TV in Wichita.