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Absentee Senator Pat Roberts Survives Bruising Kansas Primary

Erik Ose | Posted 10.06.2014 | Politics
Erik Ose

Roberts appeared vulnerable earlier this year after questions were raised about his residency in Kansas, similar to what helped defeat veteran Sen. Richard Lugar two years ago.

GOP Senator Fends Off Tea Party Challenger

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.06.2014 | Politics

Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kansas) defeated challenger Milton Wolf in Tuesday's Republican primary, the Associated Press reports. Roberts, who has served ...

America Dodges 'Mother Of All Family Feuds' With Obama Kin's Defeat

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 08.05.2014 | Politics

Dr. Milton Wolf, a radiologist and President Barack Obama's second cousin once removed, didn't just tarnish his own political record when he lost his ...

Samantha Lachman

7 Primaries You Should Watch This Week | Samantha Lachman | Posted 08.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Since Congress has left town for its five-week recess and focus is turning elsewhere, this week's elections across the country will be m...

Tea Party Candidate Dogged By Graphic X-Ray Facebook Posts

AP | By JOHN HANNA | Posted 10.03.2014 | Politics

HOLTON, Kan. (AP) — Milton Wolf's chances of becoming the next tea party insurgent to knock off a GOP party titan got a huge boost when it was revea...

Tea Party Challenger Confronts Senator During Campaign Stop

AP | By JOHN HANNA | Posted 09.29.2014 | Politics

EMPORIA, Kan. (AP) — Tea-party challenger Milton Wolf confronted U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts during a walking tour in eastern Kansas on Wednesday, interru...

Kansas Senator's Longevity Gives Tea Party Foe Opening

AP | JOHN HANNA | Posted 09.10.2014 | Politics

AUGUSTA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts stoked the political brushfire he was hoping to smother during a recent Kansas City-area radio morning ...

Friday Talking Points -- Republicans' Foot-Shooting Party

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.30.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Even when Republicans weren't shooting at their own feet this week, it appears they were conducting a circular firing squad instead. The 2014 campaign, in other words, is off to a raucous start... and it's only February.

Senate Republicans Get Aggressive Against GOP Primary Challengers

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 02.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican senators are attacking GOP challengers earlier and more aggressively than in past elections, including using opposition...

Tea Party Primary Problems

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.26.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

This year, several Tea Party challengers seem to be crashing and burning early in the process. This could be very good news for the Establishment Republican wing of the party. Rather than have a candidate implode in the general election, when candidates self-destruct before the primary then they never become the nominee in the first place.

GOP Senate Candidate Mocked Gruesome X-Ray Photos On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 02.24.2014 | Politics

Milton Wolf, the Kansas Republican who is challenging Pat Roberts in this year's Senate primary, admitted Sunday he made "mistakes" by posting and com...

Veteran Republican Senator Faces Questions About Where He Really Lives

AP | JOHN HANNA | Posted 02.11.2014 | Politics

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Sen. Pat Roberts is facing questions about whether he lives in his native Kansas or the Washington, D.C., area. Robe...

Conservative Group Endorses Obama Cousin

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 12.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A hard-right conservative group led by former Kansas Rep. Jim Ryun is endorsing a Republican who is trying to oust three-term GOP ...

Luke Johnson

Conservative Group Endorses Obama Relative | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a sign of conservative appetite to unseat incumbent Republicans, the Senate Conservatives Fund announced Tuesday that it was endorsin...

Tea Party Activist To Challenge Roberts In 2014

Reuters | Posted 12.08.2013 | Politics

(Corrects spelling of Wolf's first name in first paragraph) By Kevin Murphy KANSAS CITY, Kan. Oct 8 (Reuters) - Milton W...

John Celock

Obama's Cousin Faces Uphill Tea Party Battle | John Celock | Posted 09.13.2013 | Politics

Milton Wolf, President Barack Obama's second cousin once removed, is likely to face an uphill challenge if he goes ahead with a Republican primary cha...