So they said

“If I had his Romney/Obama numbers, I would never have to worry about re-election the rest of my life. He has a great district.” – Sen. Michael O’Donnell (in photo), R-Wichita, suggesting Sedgwick County Commissioner Karl Peterjohn’s constituents would support his testimony in favor of a bill to criminalize lobbying by public entities

“He wants to talk Wildcats. I want to talk Tigers. Compromise possible but not on that.” – Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., tweeting about her plans to sit with Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., at the State of the Union address as part of a three-way date including Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb.