GOP hard-liner Kobach seeks comeback in race for Kansas AG


              Kris Kobach, Republican candidate for attorney general of Kansas, gives a victory speech at at the Republican watch party in Topeka, Kan., Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Reed Hoffmann)
            
              Kris Kobach, Republican candidate for attorney general of Kansas, hugs his wife, Heather, after speaking at a Republican watch party in Topeka, Kan., Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Reed Hoffmann)
            
              Kris Kobach, Republican candidate for attorney general of Kansas, gives a victory speech as he is flanked by his wife, Heather, at left, and family during a Republican watch party in Topeka, Kan., Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Reed Hoffmann)
            
              Kris Kobach, Republican candidate for attorney general of Kansas, gives television interviews during a Republican watch party in Topeka, Kan., Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Reed Hoffmann)
            
              Kris Kobach, Republican candidate for attorney general of Kansas, left, goes over early results with his campaign manager, Danedri Herbert, right, during a Republican watch party in Topeka, Kan., Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022. (AP Photo/Reed Hoffmann)
            Chris Mann, the Democratic candidate for Kansas attorney general, talks with supporters following a campaign stop, Monday, Nov. 7, 2022, at the Shawnee County Democratic Party headquarters in Topeka, Kansas. Mann faces Republican Kris Kobach, a former Kansas secretary of state known nationally for promoting strict immigration and voter ID laws. (AP Photo/John Hanna)