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Seg. 1: Kris Kobach For Senate | Seg. 2: Flooding & Fishing

Segment 1: Kris Kobach announces his senate campaign for the 2020 election

Pat Roberts is retiring from his seat in the U.S. Senate, which leaves it open for the 2020 election. Former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach just announced his candidacy which immediately received criticism from some fellow Republicans. Stephen Koranda and Bob Beatty discussed Kobach's strategy and what his chances of winning look like. 

Segmet 2, beginning at 21:48: What April and May showers meant for anglers, boaters and hikers.

Missouri and Kansas had no shortage of rain this spring. So much so that creeks and lakes flooded, leaving fisherman and outdoorsmen with few places to launch a boat, take a hike or camp. Brent Frazee explained how and where the high water affected outdoor recreation and wildlife. 

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Steve Kraske is an associate teaching professor of journalism at UMKC, a political columnist for The Kansas City Star and has hosted "Up to Date" since 2002. He worked as the full-time political correspondent for The Star from 1994-2013 covering national, state and local campaigns. He also has covered the statehouses in Topeka and Jefferson City.