Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Wichita, will not just be facing a Democratic opponent in November; he also will be up against a Founding Father – though in name only. Libertarian candidate Jack Talbert (in photo) of Wichita legally changed his name to Thomas Jefferson. “When people see that Thomas Jefferson’s on the ballot, half will think I’m committed to the Libertarian Party, and the other half will probably think I should be committed,” he told the Topeka Capital-Journal. Actually, Talbert – er – Jefferson may be a little off on his percentages.
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