TOPEKA — Governor Laura Kelly received a 100% rating from MainPAC, the political action committee of the Mainstream Coalition. The Mainstream Coalition is a 501(c)(4) nonpartisan nonprofit organization that advocates for positions on issues, and informs voters about where public officials stand on those issues. MainPAC works to elect moderate, common-sense leaders in Kansas. This rating highlights Governor Kelly’s record-breaking bipartisan accomplishments. Working across the aisle is how Governor Kelly has always gotten the job done for Kansas – and how she will continue to deliver for our state.
“MainPAC has always been about supporting leaders who move past partisan politics to do what is right for Kansas. Governor Kelly continues to uphold the fundamental Kansas values of working together and helping your neighbor,” Michael Poppa, Executive Director of MainPAC said. “Governor Kelly’s common sense leadership has brought incredible success to Kansas. We are proud to be part of the cross-partisan network supporting her as she fights to keep delivering results for Kansans.”
“It is an honor to have a 100% rating from MainPAC. Their mission to elect commonsense leaders in Kansas has always aligned with how I’ve governed,” Governor Laura Kelly said. “The progress we have made over the past few years would not be possible without bringing together people from both sides of the aisle. I’m proud to have the support of the MainPAC. I know that together, we will continue to build a better future for all Kansans.”
Governor Kelly’s campaign continues to build momentum earning broad support from every corner of Kansas, including Republican Kansas Governor Bill Graves, former RNC Committeewoman Alicia Salisbury, former Republican Attorney General Robert Stephan, former Republican Representative Jan Kessinger, former Republican Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger, over 160 other Kansas Republicans, the Kansas Carpenters Union, Equality Kansas, the United Food and Commercial Workers Union, the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Union of Kansas, the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Union of Kansas, over 60 Kansas small business owners, the Kansas Service Employees International Union, the Kansas City Pipe Fitters Local 533 Union, the Kansas AFL-CIO, Kansas Laborers’ Local 1290, and End Citizens United & Let America Vote, The Greater Kansas City Building and Construction Trades Council, the Wichita / Hutchinson Labor Federation, the Ironworkers Local 10 Union, the Roofers Local 20 Union, over 50 Kansas ranchers and farmers, the Kansas State Council of Fire Fighters, over 125 current and former Kansas educators, Stand Up Blue Valley, Game on for Kansas Schools, Education First Shawnee Mission, American Federation of Teachers-Kansas, Kansas National Education Association, and United Teachers of Wichita, the Kansas Plumbers and Pipefitters Union Local 441, the Greater Kansas City Women’s Political Caucus, and The United Auto Workers.