Topeka, KS. - Senator Pat Roberts is the 8th most conservative member of the U.S. Senate, according to a new ranking by The National Journal, a respected news organization that covers Congress.

 The new ranking is just one of several recently that show Senator Roberts as one of the nation's most conservative senators. Heritage Action recently placed him at number 5 in that organization's rankings.

 The national news rankings verify what Kansas already know: Senator Roberts is a tough, tested conservative trusted by Republicans across the state to continue working for Kansas. His campaign has achieved tremendous momentum and he has been endorsed by all statewide GOP elected officials, by 31 Republican state senators, 79 Republican representatives an impressive lineup of conservative groups and conservative activists.

 Recent polls show the senator running far ahead in the race and he has strong financial support from all 105 counties.