Republican Former U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister Endorses Governor Laura Kelly for Re-Election

The Trump-appointed federal prosecutor cites Governor Kelly’s successful, bipartisan leadership

TOPEKA – Former U.S. Attorney for the District of Kansas, Stephen McAllister, endorsed Governor Laura Kelly for reelection. McAllister was appointed by President Trump after serving under Derek Schmidt for nearly a decade. A respected professor, scholar, and appellate lawyer, McAllister has been a leader in Kansas for more than three decades.


“Governor Laura Kelly stands for moderate, common-sense leadership that we need in Kansas,” Former U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said. “She continues to bring both parties together to work towards the good of Kansas, rising above politics to do what is best. That’s the kind of leadership Kansans need to keep in the governor’s office.”


“It’s an honor to have the support of former U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister,” Governor Laura Kelly said. “McAllister is a steadfast leader, a committed public servant, and I’m proud to have him on the team as we continue to keep moving Kansas forward.


Former U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister joins several Republican lawmakers and leaders across Kansas who have endorsed Governor Kelly including Republican Kansas Governor Bill GravesRepublican Kansas Governor Mike Hayden, former Republican US Senator Nancy Kassebaum, former Republican US Senator from Kansas Sheila Frahm, 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.