Primary Election — August 3, 2010

Governor GOP

All precincts reporting / 316,738 total votes / Unofficial results / Precinct breakdown

Brownback pushes for tax cuts during panel discussion in New York
09:58 a.m., April 11, 2012 Updated 03:00 p.m.
Participating on a tax discussion panel Tuesday in New York, Brownback said people want “bold solutions.” He said, “The public is scared now. They are scared for the future of their country.”
Sam Brownback spent $2.68 million on Kansas governor’s campaign — four times the $660,000 spent by Tom Holland
January 11, 2011
New finance reports show Republican Gov. Sam Brownback spent $2.68 million on his successful campaign last year. That’s about four times the $660,000 spent by the Democratic nominee, state Sen. Tom Holland.
Statehouse Live: Gov.-elect Brownback urges Kansans to pray for elected leaders
January 6, 2011
Brownback, a Republican, will be sworn into office Monday as the 2011 legislative session starts.
Coalition to fight photo-voter ID proposal
January 3, 2011
The Kansas Voter Coalition said on Monday that the proposal by Kobach, a Republican who takes office Jan. 10, is “a solution to a problem whose existence cannot be demonstrated empirically.” Gov.-elect Sam Brownback also supports voter ID.
Statehouse Live: Sam Brownback says he is focused on economic growth
12:39 p.m., December 21, 2010 Updated 04:51 p.m.
The state faces an estimated revenue shortfall in the next fiscal year of $500 million.
Gov.-elect Sam Brownback looking at tax overhaul
December 12, 2010
In recent years, Kansas legislators have been looking at proposed changes to the state tax structure as a way to squeeze out more revenue to pay for services in the face of historic revenue deficits.
Statehouse Live: Brownback names advisory team on environment, energy
December 9, 2010
The group is meeting this week with officials from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks, Kansas Water Office, Kansas Biological Survey, and Kansas Geological Survey.
Governor Mark Parkinson says he has no apprehensions about Sam Brownback taking over
02:32 p.m., November 16, 2010 Updated 05:07 p.m.
To Democrats, buck up. To those who think incoming Republican governor Sam Brownback is too conservative, give him a chance.
Governing Kansas a balancing act for Sam Brownback
November 10, 2010
The day before the general election, Sam Brownback stopped for a quick sandwich at an Arby’s on the west side of the Kansas capital city, getting a little food for thought.
Colyer announces departure from Senate; endorses Merrick
November 8, 2010
Colyer, R-Overland Park, was elected lieutenant governor last week with Gov.-elect Sam Brownback.
Brownback begins transition to governor
November 4, 2010
Sam Brownback began his transition back home to Kansas on Wednesday, setting up shop in the Statehouse and meeting with the governor he replaces in early January.
Brownback wins race for Kansas governor
08:44 a.m., November 2, 2010 Updated 11:21 p.m.
Republican Sam Brownback in August offered Kansas voters a road map for putting the state’s economy and government on what he saw as the right track.
Candidates’ ideals for state differ
October 31, 2010
A series of strange events has put Republican Sam Brownback and Democrat Tom Holland before voters in the 2010 race for governor of Kansas.
Campaign Notebook: Republicans predicting election sweep over Democrats
11:26 a.m., October 28, 2010 Updated 11:44 a.m.
Starting their second day of a 4-day bus tour, Republican candidates took swipes at their Democratic opponents and President Barack Obama.
GOP candidates energized by supporter turnout at Lawrence rally
October 27, 2010
Several candidates addressed dozens of Douglas County Republican supporters at 3rd District congressional candidate Kevin Yoder’s Lawrence campaign office, 123 W. Eighth St., as part of what’s being called the “Clean Sweep Tour.”