U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins, who represents Kansas’ 2nd District, is retiring.
U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins, who represents Kansas’ 2nd District, is retiring. AP file
U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins, who represents Kansas’ 2nd District, is retiring. AP file

Bryan Lowry covers Kansas and Missouri politics as Washington correspondent for The Kansas City Star. He previously served as Kansas statehouse correspondent for The Wichita Eagle and as The Star’s lead political reporter. Lowry contributed to The Star’s investigation into government secrecy that was a finalist for The Pulitzer Prize. 202-383-6167

Jonathan Shorman covers Kansas politics and the Legislature for The Wichita Eagle and The Kansas City Star. He’s been covering politics for six years, first in Missouri and now in Kansas. He holds a journalism degree from the University of Kansas.