The Kansas City Star

Kansas Highway Patrol did not write offense report after arresting state GOP leader

TOPEKA, Kansas — Police did not complete an offense report during or after the arrest of Kansas Senate Majority Leader Gene Suellentrop on suspicion of DUI, fleeing police, and driving the wrong way on an interstate, the Kansas Highway Patrol (KHP) said Thursday. Following Suellentrop's arrest last week, the KHP denied the majority of The Kansas City Star's requests for records on the arrest and investigation. The one document that KHP general counsel Luther Ganieney said would be public is the front page of the Kansas Standard Offense Report (KSOR), which details the suspected offense, the na...

'Unqualified — politically, intellectually, morally': Hometown paper crushes GOP senate candidate Eric Greitens

The disgraced and depraved former Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens said on Monday that he is running for his fellow Republican Roy Blunt’s U.S. Senate seat. He made the announcement on Fox News, which tells you something about his contempt for Missourians. He clearly hopes voters have short memories. Somehow, he believes they will excuse a scandal so repulsive that Republicans and Democrats worked together to force him from the governor’s office. But Missourians should neither forget nor forgive. Eric Greitens is unqualified — politically, intellectually, morally — to ever again serve in any public...


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