Each Monday, The Eagle highlights a government record that is available to the public. Open records help people keep government in check and help them better understand how government affects their lives.
For a complete list of You Oughta Know columns, go to www.kansas.com/oughta.
The record: A list of candidates who already have filed for next year’s primary election.
Why you’d want it: To learn more about who is running for what office. Check the list regularly for additions.
Where you get it: Go to the Kansas Secretary of State’s website, www.sos.ks.gov.
How much does the information cost: The information is free.