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.
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The record: List of 2012 presidential electors in the state.
Why you’d want it: To be informed about the upcoming election.
Where you get it: From the Kansas Secretary of State’s website, www.sos.ks.gov. Click on the “Elections and Legislative” link, then on the “Upcoming Elections” and then on “2012 List of Presidential Electors” in the center of the page.
How much the record will cost: The information is free.