Kris Kobach loses Kansas Senate Republican primary to Rep. Roger Marshall
In Missouri, Democratic Rep. Lacy Clay lost his primary to progressive challenger Cori Bush.
Rep. Roger Marshall speaks with supporters at his election night party near Pawnee Rock, Kan., on Aug. 4, 2020.Travis Heying / The Wichita Eagle via APAug. 4, 2020, 10:49 PM EDT / Updated Aug. 5, 2020, 6:51 AM EDTBy Phil Helsel and Dartunorro Clark
Rep. Roger Marshall, backed by establishment Republicans, won the GOP primary for a U.S. Senate seat in Kansas, defeating former secretary of state and polarizing conservative Kris Kobach and several others in a crowded field.
Marshall and Kobach were among the 11 candidates in the GOP primary running for the Senate seat being vacated by Sen. Pat Roberts.
In an upset, Missouri Democratic Rep. Lacy Clay has apparently lost to progressive Cori Bush in his primary. Clay, who was elected to his