The Kansas Republican party’s state convention in Overland Park next month as added former presidential candidate Steve Forbes to its speakers list.
Forbes will be the star for the Sunflower GOP’s Saturday night dinner, on February 18.
The convention will be at the Sheraton Convention center, 6100 College Blvd. in Overland Park.
Kansas Republicans are sharing two other speakers with Missouri Republicans.
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal will be the speaker at the Kansas Friday night Feb. 17 dinner before husting to the Westin Crown Center to speak to Missouri Republicans.
Virginia Govenor Bob McDonnell will be at a Kansas luncheon Saturday Feb. 18. He’s the keynote speaker for the Missouri Republicans the same night.
Both Jindal and McDonnell are being mentioned as potential running mates for the republican Presidential nominee.
Kansas Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins will also be attending the Missouri Lincoln Days event as a speaker on Saturday, too.