Daily Archives: Sept. 3, 2010

Senate candiate Johnston to speak at Labor Day picnic



Lisa Johnston, Kansas’ Democratic nominee for the U.S. Senate,  is scheduled to speak Saturday at the Wichita/Hutchinson Labor Federation’s annual Labor Day picnic at the Machinists Hall, 3830 S. Meridian.

The event is from noon to 4 p.m. and is open to the public. Food will be provided.

Also scheduled to speak are Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Holland, Democratic candidate for the 4th Congressional District Raj Goyle and Kansas Secretary of Labor Jim Garner.

In the Nov. 2 general election, Johnston is running against U.S. Rep. Jerry Moran, R-Hays. Sen. Sam Brownback is the GOP candidate for governor, and Mike Pompeo is the Republican candidate for the 4th District.