Much ado was made earlier this year when the Trump administration asked all 50 states for their voter-registration rolls. Idaho Secretary of State Lawerence Denney told Kris Kobach, vice chairman … Click to Continue »
President Donald Trump appointed Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach to a new commission on May 11, 2017, that will investigate voter fraud and other election issues, according to White House officials. This video includes photos by AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster. … Click to Continue »
Orion Danjuma at the ACLU: Unsealed Documents Show That Kris Kobach Is Dead Set on Suppressing the Right to Vote. For almost a year, Kris Kobach, the secretary of state of Kansas, has struggled to hide the truth about his efforts to lobby the Trump administration to make it much harder for Americans to vote. Show More Summary
Kris Kobach has a playbook for voter suppression, and he’s in a key position to carry it out. For almost a year, Kris Kobach, the secretary of state of Kansas, has struggled to hide the truth about his efforts to lobby the Trump administration to make it much harder for Americans to vote. Show More Summary
A newly unsealed deposition shows Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach discussed with President Donald Trump's voter fraud commission a requirement that people produce proof of U.S. citizenship to register … Click to Continue »
While it’s not surprising that Kris Kobach, Kansas’ secretary of state and vice chairman of President Donald Trump’s “election fraud” commission, has a Breitbart column, the source material for his latest op-ed sure is. As Media Matters notes, one bullet point from his...
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Krobach has never been accused of being the sharpest tool in the shed, and now he's proving why. Kobach, who co-chairs Donald Trump's 'election integrity commission' (aka, voter suppression commission),...Show More Summary
PBS News Hour: The panel held its second meeting last month in New Hampshire, and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, the commission’s vice chairman, told the NewsHour the panel is in the process of planning its next meeting. “There … Continue reading ?
BuzzFeed Inc. is suing Kansas Secretary of State and gubernatorial candidate Kris Kobach and his office over his refusal to provide emails through an open records request, the Topeka Capital-Journal … Click to Continue »
BuzzFeed Inc. is suing Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach and his office for refusing to release emails containing any of 30 terms that relate to immigration or the election. … Click to Continue »
Administrators of the voter registration database used by 32 states and run by Kris Kobach, Kansas’ secretary of state and the co-chair of President Trump’s Commission on Voter Integrity, are emailing passwords and using unencrypted servers, according to newly released documents. Show More Summary
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has called his Interstate Crosscheck Program, which compares voter registration lists among states to search for fraudulent double voting, a model for the nation. Kobach is the vice chair of President Donald Trump’s controversial election integrity commission, which is seeking to find evidence of voter fraud and use it to impose […]
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach's run for the Republican nomination for Kansas governor is getting a boost from President Donald Trump's son. Kobach announced Monday that Donald Trump Jr. … Click to Continue »
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A decades-old letter Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach wrote denouncing apartheid in South Africa but arguing against U.S. companies pulling out has resurfaced as he runs for governor and helps lead a presidential...Show More Summary
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach once wrote a letter as a 20-year-old student denouncing racial segregation in South Africa but arguing that U.S. corporations shouldn't pull out. The Wichita … Click to Continue »
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach had big plans when he was pitching himself last year to be Donald Trump's Homeland Security chief, and they included changing a federal law that had tripped up one of his voter suppression efforts in Kansas. Show More Summary
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach urged President Donald Trump to pursue changes to federal voting law to promote proof-of-citizenship requirements, according to documents unsealed Thursday by a federal judge. … Click to Continu...
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, the vice chair of President Donald Trump’s election integrity commission, urged the Trump administration to weaken a key federal voting law, according to documents released by a federal court on Thursday. Kobach called for amending the 1993 National Voter Registration Act, which requires states to offer voter registration at the […]
Late Thursday, a federal judge in Kansas unsealed two documents that show how Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach hoped to make it easier for states to require proof of citizenship for voter registration — a policy that research has shown represses minority voters — and how Kobach advised the incoming Trump administration on the […]
A federal judge is unsealing two documents in a voting-rights lawsuit prepared by Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, including one he took into a meeting last year with then-President-elect … Click to Continue »