Here's the problem that's fun to watch play out amongst our blog community . . .
Typical MAGA hysterics and so many online denizens who seemingly risk busting a vein in their head whenever they talk about politics don't play well in prime-time . . . In fact, election returns have always demonstrated that the vitriolic, dirty politics only serves to chase away voters in most big Kansas elections.
However . . .
When the GOP plays moderate . . . They're boring to watch and all their typical arguments/agenda laid out in a cold & factual manner put their constituency to sleep.
Meanwhile . . .
Sticking it to the man is good enough for Kansas Democratic Party leadership who have rallied a small but committed base to make surprising gains over the past decade.
Make no mistake . . . Kansas is a red state. However, a solid grasp on the Governor's mansion has always eluded the GOP.
He's a bit of progressive hype that might help explain why . . .
"Although the Republican-dominated Legislature blocked many of her priorities — including Medicaid expansion and medical marijuana — Kelly says she's confident about her record."
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .
Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly is headed out of a contentious legislative session and into a competitive reelection campaign. Although the Republican-dominated Legislature blocked many of her priorities - including Medicaid expansion and medical marijuana - Kelly says she's confident about her record.