|Kansas State Senate District 36|
|February 2011 - 2013|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Appointed||February 10, 2011|
|High school||Thomas More Prep|
|Bachelor's||University of Kansas|
Schmidt's website highlights the following campaign themes:
- Excerpt:"Fighting the battle to keep our rural representation in the Senate."
- Excerpt:"Keeping our rural schools open, viable, and strong."
- Excerpt:"Maintaining our programs for the elderly and disabled."
- Excerpt:"Standing up for life at all stages."
- Excerpt:"Stimulating rural economic development to bring our population back."
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Schmidt served on these committees:
- Joint Committee on Administrative Rules and Regulations
- Financial Institutions and Insurance, Ranking Minority Member
- Joint Committee on Kansas Security
- Natural Resources
- See also: Kansas State Senate elections, 2012
Schmidt won election in the 2012 election for Kansas State Senate District 40. Schmidt ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by Ralph Ostmeyer (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Kansas State Senate, District 40, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Ralph Ostmeyer Incumbent||66.5%||21,443|
Scmhidt and his wife Ellen have nine children.
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- Official campaign website
- Kansas State Senate - Sen. Schmidt
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Allen Scmidt on Facebook
- Allen Schmidt on Twitter
- State of the State Kansas, Senator Janis Lee Appointed To Court of Tax Appeals After Almost 22 Years In Senate; Governor Parkinson Gives Excellence Awards To Disability Service Providers, 17 Nov. 2010
- "schmidt4kansas," Official Campaign Website
- Kansas Secretary of State, "Candidates for the 2012 Primary (official)," retrieved July 4, 2012.
- Kansas Secretary of State, Official 2012 Primary Results
- Kansas Secretary of State, "2012 Kansas General Election Results," accessed November 7, 2012
|Kansas State Senate District 36
| Succeeded by|
Elaine Bowers (R)