TOPEKA – Republican gubernatorial candidate U.S. Sen. Sam Brownback is scheduled to announce his running mate Tuesday in Overland Park.
Brownback, the Republican front-runner, and his pick for lieutenant governor will follow the announcement with a two-day statewide tour that will include a stop in Wichita on Tuesday afternoon.
Brownback and his running mate will face off against Joan Heffington in the primary. The winner of that race will face Democratic candidate Tom Holland in the November general election.
The schedule for the tour is listed below:
9:00 a.m. – Overland Park 12605 Metcalf
11:00 a.m. – Topeka Sec. of State Office/Memorial Hall – 1st Floor 120 SW 10th Avenue
2:30 p.m. – Pittsburg Atkinson Municipal Airport – Lobby 3510 Airport Drive
4:30 p.m. – Wichita Courtyard by Marriott – Sunflower Room 2975 N. Webb Road
Wednesday, June 2, 2010
9:00 a.m. – Hutchinson Hutchinson Municipal Airport 1100 Airport Road
11:00 a.m. – Garden City Clarion Inn Hotel – South Ballroom 1911 E. Kansas Ave.
1:00 p.m. – Hays Administration Building 1701 Hall
3:00 p.m. – Salina Robert Caldwell Plaza 300 W. Ash