Kansans First Press Announcement!


Kansans First on In-Focus KMAN Radio

Kansans First founding board member former Sen. Tom Hawk (D-Manhattan), General Consultant Mitch Rucker, along with Kansans First member and former Rep. Dave Baker (R-Council Grove) joined KMAN Radio and the Institute for Civic Discourse and Democracy to talk about Kansans First's mission and plan for success! The interview ran on December 27, 2023 and the stream can be accessed on-demand on their website.



Kansans First in the Kansas Reflector

We appreciate this opinion piece from the Kansas Reflector. Is the road ahead long? Yes, and we're burning daylight.
Mapping a moderate Republican resurgence: Kansans First group makes big plans


Kansans First founding board members Tom Hawk and Steve Morris on KCUR

Check out this interview with two of our board members, former Kansas State Senators Steve Morris and Tom Hawk, as they discuss the need for Kansans First and for Kansans to show up to the polls in August.



Former Kansas Senate President Steve Morris, and former GOP operative Mitch Rucker introduce Kansans First

October 10, 2023

On Monday, Steve Morris, founding board member of Kansans First and former President of the Kansas Senate, and Mitch Rucker joined the Kansas Reflector Podcast to announce the creation of Kansans First. Read more and tune in here: Kansas Political Moderates Create Educational Non-profit.

I believe that we have a Legislature that’s out of touch with the majority of Kansans,” Morris said. “The Legislature has migrated too far to the right.”