J. Robert Brookens

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J. Robert Brookens
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Kansas House of Representatives District 70
Former Member
In office
2009 - 2013
Base salary$88.66/day
Per diem$129/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Term limitsN/A
Office website
J. Robert Brookens is a former Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing District 70 since 2009.

Committee assignments


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


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


Brookens refused to take Project Vote Smart's 2008 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?"[1]

Brookens has not sponsored any major legislation.[2]



See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Brookens won re-election to the 70th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. In the August 3rd primary election, Brookens defeated Republican primary opponent Cheryl Green by a margin of 2,340 to 1,566. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[3]


On November 4, 2008, Brookens was elected to the 70th District Seat in the Kansas House of Representatives with no opposition.[4] He raised $6,030 for his campaign.[5]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 70
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngJ. Robert Brookens (R) 7,658 100%

Campaign donors


In 2010, Brookens received $22,580 in campaign donations. The largest contributors to the campaign are listed below.[6]


In 2008 Brookens collected $6,030 in donations.[7]

His five largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Kansas National Education Association $750
Brookens, John W. $500
Mark A. Nichols Dir. of Public Affairs Rock Industries Inc. $500
Kansas Contractors Association $500
Kansas Agribusiness Council $500

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Preceded by
Kansas House of Representatives District 70
Succeeded by
John E. Barker (R)