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Bill Feuerborn
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Kansas House of Representatives District 5
Former Member
In office
June 4, 1994 - 2013
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
High schoolGarnett High School
Office website
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Bill Feuerborn is a former Democratic member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing District 5 from June 1994 to 2013.

Prior to his election, Feuerborn served on the USD 365 School Board for four years, including serving as president in 1993. He has owned his own business and been involved in the business sector for over 35 years.[1]

He has been married to his wife Lynda for 32 years. They have three children and five grandchildren.

Policy Positions

Feuerborn has been central to budget issues and legislation.

He refused to take Project Vote Smart's Political Courage Test. The test, which is administered to all candidates for presidential, congressional, gubernatorial, and state legislative offices, asks one central question - "Are you willing to tell citizens your positions on the issues you will most likely face on their behalf?"[2]

Feuerborn has not sponsored any major legislation.[3]

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Feuerborn served on the following committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Feuerborn served on the following committees:



See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Feuerborn ran for election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 5. Feuerborn ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and was defeated by Kevin Jones (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5][6]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 5, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKevin Jones 52.6% 4,901
     Democratic Bill Feuerborn Incumbent 47.4% 4,417
Total Votes 9,318


See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Feuerborn won re-election to the 5th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[7]


On November 4, 2008, Feuerborn was re-elected to the 5th District Seat in the Kansas House of Representatives, defeating Cynthia "Cara" Polsley (R).[8] Feuerborn raised $29,375 for his campaign, while Polsley raised $1,672.[9]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 5
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngBill Feuerborn (D) 5,294 60.6%
Cynthia Polsley (R) 3,438 39.3%

Campaign donors


In 2010, Feuerborn received $17,075 in campaign donations. The largest contributors to the campaign are listed below.[10]

Kansas House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Bill Feuerborn's campaign in 2010
Kansas National Education Association$1,000
Kansas Contractors Association$1,000
Kansas Medical Society$1,000
Kansas Optometric Association$750
Kansans For Quality Mental Health Services$750
Total Raised in 2010 $17,075


In 2008 Feuerborn collected $29,375 in donations.[11]

Four of his largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Kansas Contractors Association $1,000
Kansas National Education Association $1,000
Kansas Bankers Association $800
Kansas Livestock Association $750


Feuerborn and his wife Lynda have three children.

Contact information

Capitol Office

Room: 132-N

Phone: 785-296-7688


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Preceded by
Kansas House of Representatives District 5
Succeeded by
Kevin Jones (R)