Kansas GOP names Wichitan as new chair; Task force presents school efficiency ideas to lawmakers; Continuing drought taking toll on Kansas wheat.
Kansas GOP Has New Chair
Kansas Republicans have picked Wichita's Kelly Arnold as the state GOP's new chair.
Kelly Arnold has been the GOP's vice chair for the past two years. He has been both executive director and chair of the Sedgwick County party.
Arnold will replace Amanda Adkins, who chaired the state party for four years.
The Federal Elections Commission has fined the Kansas Republican Party $6,500 for violating campaign finance law.