President Donald Trump’s endorsement helped Kris Kobach win the Republican primary for governor in 2018. Trump could play a similar role in the race to replace Sen. Pat Roberts
President Donald Trump’s endorsement helped Kris Kobach win the Republican primary for governor in 2018. Trump could play a similar role in the race to replace Sen. Pat Roberts Carolyn Kaster AP
President Donald Trump’s endorsement helped Kris Kobach win the Republican primary for governor in 2018. Trump could play a similar role in the race to replace Sen. Pat Roberts Carolyn Kaster AP

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