TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) Former presidential candidate and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole has endorsed Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer in the states Republican primary.
Colyers campaign announced the endorsement from the 95-year-old Kansas political icon Monday. Colyer faces a strong challenge on his right in the Aug. 7 election from Secretary of State Kris Kobach.
Dole said in a statement that he believes Colyer is the best candidate for winning in the November general election.