Jack Thimesch

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Jack Thimesch
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Kansas House of Representatives District 114
Incumbent
In office
January 14, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$88.50/day
Per diem$129/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jack Thimesch is a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing District 114. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

He is the owner of "Flatline Specialist."[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Thimesch served on the following committees:

Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012
Utilities and Telecommunications
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Transportation

Elections

2014

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Kansas House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014. Mark Schnittker was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Jack Thimesch was unopposed in the Republican primary. Thimesch defeated Schnittker in the general election.[2][3]

Kansas House of Representatives District 114, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJack Thimesch Incumbent 70.5% 5,242
     Democratic Mark Schnittker 29.5% 2,189
Total Votes 7,431

2012

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Thimesch won election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 114. He defeated Tom Simpson and Bob Booth in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Carol Moore (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 114, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJack Thimesch 66.3% 5,923
     Democratic Carol Moore 33.7% 3,004
Total Votes 8,927
Kansas House of Representatives, District 114 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJack Thimesch 42.1% 1,188
Tom Simpson 34.2% 964
Bob Booth 23.7% 667
Total Votes 2,819

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Thimesch is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Thimesch raised a total of $13,505 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 24, 2013.[6]

Jack Thimesch's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kansas State House, District 114 Won $13,505
Grand Total Raised $13,505

2012

Thimesch won election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Thimesch raised a total of $13,505.
Kansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jack Thimesch's campaign in 2012
Thimesch, Jack$3,340
Kansas Chamber of Commerce & Industry$1,078
Kansas Association of Realtors$500
Koch Industries$500
Jack Thimesch$368
Total Raised in 2012$13,505
Source:Follow the Money

Scorecards

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.[7]

2013

Jack Thimesch received a score of 64.0% in the 2013 index.[8]

Personal

Thimesch is married and has 5 children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mitch Holmes (R)
Kansas House of Representatives District 114
2013–present
Succeeded by
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