So they said

“I would gracefully bow out.” – Rep. Mike Pompeo (in photo), R-Wichita, joking about what he would do if WSU men’s basketball coach Gregg Marshall ran for Congress
“It is those who make the most noise that sometimes succeed. I thought I’d made a lot of noise.” – Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., in the Washington Post, lamenting his failure to exempt small air traffic control towers from the sequester cuts
“Yes, I’d like to appoint myself mayor.” – Wichita City Council member Paul Gray, joking during the board appointments agenda item at his last meeting Tuesday