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A candidate for the Republican nomination for Kansas Governor is touting his experience with the Kansas Insurance Commission to improve efficiency.

Insurance Commissioner Ken Selzer said he reduced the number of employees 20 percent while increasing activity 30 percent.

“We can do the same thing in the broader state... Read more

While on his campaign trail through northwest Kansas, Republican candidate for Kansas governor, Ken Selzer, CPA, made a brief stop in Norton this past Friday to begin to get acquainted with members of our community. Selzer is one of seven Republican candidates presently vying to be the next governor of Kansas, and will be included on... Read more

Ken Selzer’s vision of state government finances matches the reality of what agricultural producers face.

Selzer, 64, seeks the Republican nomination for governor. The Kansas primary is Aug. 7. The Goessel native grew up on a farm before heading to Kansas State University to get a degree in accounting. He graduated with a master’s degree and is a CPA. Since... Read more

Kansas Insurance Commissioner Ken Selzer said he would advocate for accountability and transparent spending if elected as governor.

Selzer spoke with The Mercury on Thursday on his way to a Kansas Farm Bureau forum in Junction City and KFB board meeting in the Colby area.

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The Kansas Insurance Commissioner sees a need for his leadership style and calm demeanor in the governor’s chair.

Ken Selzer, who was elected insurance commissioner in 2014, said his background in business and agriculture gives him the right qualifications to lead Kansas out of its spiraling economic woes.

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Accountability is lacking in state government, and if he is elected Kansas governor, Republican candidate Ken Selzer intends to change that.

“We cannot continue to throw money into different aspects of state government without demanding some outcome evaluation,” Selzer said Monday during a visit to Salina. “If we aren’t setting metrics to measure and then demanding accountability on our spending... Read more

Kansas Insurance Commissioner Ken Selzer said there is “zero” chance he will drop his campaign for governor before the filing deadline.

Selzer is running in a crowded Republican primary and two GOP contenders - Ed O’Malley and Wink Hartman - have put the brakes on their campaigns.

The filing deadline is June 1, and Selzer expects there will be a... Read more

The Kansas Insurance Commissioner, Ken Selzer, CPA, was in town on March 1, to attend the Harvey County Livestock Association meeting. Selzer, who grew up in Goessel and graduated from Goessel High School, was very thankful to be back in the area where his roots are buried.

“I just very much appreciate being back in the central part of Kansas,... Read more

As the gubernatorial race begins to tighten and some candidates pump the brakes, the frontrunners are beginning to emerge, and one GOP candidate believes a “calm and thoughtful” approach to the governorship is his way to stand out.

A certified public accountant and Kansas’ insurance commissioner, Ken Selzer drew a parallel during an interview at the Telegram offices on Friday,... Read more

Kansas Insurance Commissioner and Republican candidate for Governor Ken Selzer grew up in rural Central Kansas and currently owns a farm adjacent to the Louisburg Cider Mill in Miami County. He wants agricultural producers to know that he will be in their corner should he be elected to the state’s top office.

“We know Kansas is 42 percent ag,” said... Read more