Greg Orman

Roberts Holds Seat in Kansas

Crucial GOP defense as Senate takeover looms

Pat RobertsKansas Sen. Pat Roberts reclaimed his seat in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, delivering a win despite trailing by double digits in September and defeating millionaire Democrat-turned-independent Greg Orman, according to election observers from Fox News.

Liberal Groups Back ‘Independent’ Greg Orman in Kansas Senate Race

Greg Orman, the “independent” candidate challenging Republican Senator Pat Roberts in Kansas, doesn’t think Kansas voters should know which party he’ll caucus with if he wins. But judging by the groups spending money to elect him, it seems pretty clear where his loyalties will lie. Orman has been endorsed by the AFL-CIO, and is backed by Democratic super donors such as hedge fund billionaire Jim Simons.