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So they said

Lieutenant Governor"We think it's way more important to bring jobs to Kansas in the year 2009 than to worry about what our own jobs will be in the year 2011." — Gov. Mark Parkinson, referring to the choice he and Lt. Gov. Troy Findley have made not to run for their jobs next year

"It could be a GOP tsunami in 2010 in Kansas." — Washburn University political scientist professor Bob Beatty, on the dearth of strong Democratic candidates

"There will be no cakewalks." — Secretary of State Ron Thornburgh, a Republican running for governor, suggesting Democrats can't be counted out in the gubernatorial and Senate races