According to unofficial results tabulated Tuesday night, Rick Wilborn will be the new Senator in Kansas 35th District, finishing out the term of Clark Shultz, who was appointed following the resignation of Jay Emler after Emler's appointment to the Kansas Corporation Commission.
Wilborn told Mid Kansas Online Tuesday night, "My number one responsibility is this: The 35th District is a very diverse district. with schools from 1A to 4A and ranging from the Flint Hills to irrigated farm ground. I'm going to have my hands full just representing the 35th District. The state issues, we'll deal with that as they come up."