The race was closer than many expected, an indication of dissatisfaction with Sen. Roberts among conservatives:
Last night, Roberts told reporter Garrett Haake he attributed Wolf’s strong showing to … wait for it… anger at President Obama:
Earlier, Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback said the same thing:
Judging by the reaction on Twitter, it doesn’t appear that anyone is buying this explanation.
Editor’s note: A typo has been corrected in the third sentence.