Article Photos: Dems look down ballot as GOP leads top Kan. races 13/13

  Republican state Senate candidate Dick Barta fills out his ballot at his home polling place at the Sunrise Optimist Activities center, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, in Topeka, Kan. Barta is a former Shawnee County sheriff who’s trying to unseat Democratic state Sen. Laura Kelly of Topeka. (AP Photo/John Hanna)