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Former Chairwoman Of The Kansas GOP Says She's Best Equipped To Take On U.S. Rep. Sharice Davids

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Aviva Okeson-Haberman
Amanda Adkins defended her donations to Cerner's PAC at a July debate.

If she wins in next week's primary, Amanda Adkins will face Rep. Sharice Davids in November's general election.

Amanda Adkins is running for Congress, in part, because 3rd District residents tell her they don’t hear much from Democratic incumbent Rep. Sharice Davids. "People are looking for real leadership — someone they can believe in," Adkins said.

Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.
Luke X. Martin is a reporter focusing on race, culture and ethnicity for KCUR 89.3. Contact him at or on Twitter, @lukexmartin.
Grace Cole is an intern for KCUR's Up To Date.