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Republicans elect Gabelmann to fill District 2 vacancy

By a secret ballot vote of 11-4 at Saturday’s Republican Convention, the Lincoln County Republican committee persons representing District 2 chose James Gabelmann to fill the District 2 Commissioner vacancy, following approval of the appointment by Governor Laura Kelly.

With all 15 committee persons in attendance, or by proxy, a quorum to conduct the business of the Convention was quickly established. Madison township committee persons Travis and Alisa Suelter were present by proxy. Following a short review of the proposed Convention rules, committee persons adopted the rules as presented, and nominated and selected Tom Arpke, Chairman of the Kansas Republican First Congressional District, to act as chairperson of the Convention, and Katie Good to act as secretary of the Convention.



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