|Kansas State Senate District 38|
|2011 - present|
|January 9, 2017|
|Years in position||4|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|Bachelor's||Washburn University (2010)|
|Date of birth||1988|
|Place of birth||Montezuma, Kansas|
Love serves as Majority Whip.
Love earned his bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Washburn University.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Love served on the following committees:
|Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Agriculture, Chair|
|• Ethics, Elections and Local Government|
|• Public Health and Welfare|
|• Interstate Cooperation|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Love served on these committees:
|Kansas Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Assessment and Taxation|
|• Information Technology|
|• Local Government|
|• Natural Resources|
- See also: Kansas State Senate elections, 2012
Love won election in the 2012 election for Kansas State Senate District 38. Love ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Johnny Dunlap II (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Kansas State Senate, District 38, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Garrett Love Incumbent||77%||13,539|
|Democratic||Johnny Dunlap II||23%||4,033|
Comprehensive donor information for Love is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Love raised a total of $241,237 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 7, 2013.
|Garrett Love's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Kansas State Senate, District 38||$212,651|
|2010||Kansas State House, District 115||$28,586|
|Grand Total Raised||$241,237|
2012Love won election to the Kansas State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Love raised a total of $212,651.
|Kansas State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Garrett Love's campaign in 2012|
|Kansas Republican Senatorial Cmte||$6,450|
|Kansas Chamber of Commerce & Industry||$2,818|
|Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas||$2,500|
|Garetson Brothers Partnership||$2,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$212,651|
|Source:Follow the Money|
2010Love won election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Love raised a total of $28,586.
|Kansas House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Garrett Love's campaign in 2010|
|Kansas Petroleum Marketers & Convenience Store Association||$500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$28,586|
|Source:Follow the Money|
Kansas Freedom Index
The Kansas Policy Institute, Kansas’s "first free market think tank," releases its legislator scorecard as a part of its Kansas Freedom Index for Kansas state representatives and senators once a year. The Score Card gives each legislator a score from 1%-100% based on how they voted in the prior legislative term on specific issues which the Kansas Policy Institute thought were pro-limited government policies.
Garrett Love received a score of 66.4% in the 2013 index.
Love has a wife, Caley.
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- Kansas Legislature - Senator Garrett Love
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2012, 2010
- Lawrence Journal-World & News, "Garrett Love, elected to Kansas House, to replace Tim Huelskamp in Kansas Senate instead," December 29, 2010
- Project Vote Smart, "Garrett Love's Biography," accessed March 29, 2014
- Kansas Secretary of State, "2012 Primary Election - Official Vote Totals," accessed March 29, 2014
- Kansas Secretary of State, "2012 General Election - Official Vote Totals," accessed March 31, 2014
- Garden City Telegram, "Love upsets Neufeld," August 4, 2010
- Kansas Secretary of State, "2010 General Election - Official Vote Totals," accessed March 29, 2014
- followthemoney.org, "Love, Garrett," accessed June 7, 2013
- Kansas Policy Institute, "Freedom Index," accessed March 31, 2014
- 2013 Kansas Policy Index
Tim Huelskamp (R)
|Kansas State Senate 38
| Succeeded by|
Melvin Neufeld (R)
|Kansas House of Representatives District 115
| Succeeded by|
Ronald Ryckman (R)