Topeka – Patricia Stoneking, a major activist in the Kansas Republican Party and leader for Second Amendment rights, today endorsed Pat Roberts for Senate in 2014.

“I have worked in Kansas politics a long time and I cannot overstate the importance of having strong champions for our state in Washington,” Stoneking said. “Pat Roberts serves us well. He listens to our concerns. He shares our values and he fights for what’s right. I give my enthusiastic support to Pat Roberts for Senate. There is no better conservative voice than Pat Roberts.”

Stoneking serves as Vice Chair of the Wyandotte County Republican Party. She is president of the Kansas State Rifle Association and a small business owner in Bonner Springs. 

“It’s an honor to have Patricia stand with me in this campaign,” Roberts said of the endorsement. “I value her partnership and counsel. I cannot win without a strong team of supporters and Patricia’s efforts, along with many others who are joining the team, make for an unbeatable combination.”

Endorsements for Pat Roberts for Senate 2014 grow daily and include Kansas Senate President Susan Wagle, Kansas House Speaker Ray Merrick, Representative Lance Kinzer, Senator Bob Dole and the Kansas State Rifle Association (KSRA).

In addition, Roberts has the strong support of a statewide honorary campaign committee including Governor Sam Brownback, Senator Jerry Moran, First District Congressman Tim Huelskamp, Second District Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins, Third District Congressman Kevin Yoder, Fourth District Congressman Mike Pompeo, Lieutenant Governor Jeff Colyer, Secretary of State Kris Kobach, Attorney General Derek Schmidt and State Treasurer Ron Estes.