Story 3 You Never Know
Summer, 2002: With Republicans in the White House and
dominating Congress, the War on Terror makes politicians
in either party eager to follow the President's lead. But even
among Republicans, rivalries and political disagreements
still have to play out in summer primaries.
David Kensinger, Sam Brownback's Chief of Staff and a
man who loves the game of politics, takes a vacation from
Capitol Hill to guide to three conservative Kansas
candidates who challenge mainstream party nominees.
His roller-coaster summer ends on a surprising election night
that previews a deep divide in the Republican Party.