is a Republican
member of the Kansas State Senate
, representing District 13. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, LaTurner served on the following committees:
- See also: Kansas State Senate elections, 2012
LaTurner won election in the 2012 election for Kansas State Senate District 13. La Turner defeated incumbent Bob Marshall in the Republican primary on August 7 and defeated Gene Garman (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Kansas State Senate, District 13, General Election, 2012
|| Gene Garman
|Kansas State Senate, District 13 Republican Primary, 2012
| Bob Marshall Incumbent
Comprehensive donor information for LaTurner is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, LaTurner raised a total of $123,645 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 4, 2013.
LaTurner won election to the Kansas State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, LaTurner raised a total of $100,945
|Kansas State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jacob LaTurner's campaign in 2012|
|Crossland Construction Co||$3,000|
|Kansas Chamber of Commerce & Industry||$2,398|
|Crossland, Ivan E & Betty Lou||$2,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$100,945|
|Source:Follow the Money
LaTurner lost the election for the Kansas State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, LaTurner raised a total of $22,700
|Kansas State Senate 2008 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jacob LaTurner's campaign in 2008|
|Crossland Holding Co||$2,000|
|HV Properties of Ks LLC||$1,000|
|Crossland Jr, Ivan||$1,000|
|Crossland, Betty Lou||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2008||$22,700|
|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.
Jacob LaTurner received a score of 62.1% in the 2013 index.
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- ↑ Kansas Secretary of State, "Candidates for the 2012 primary (unofficial)," accessed July 16, 2012
- ↑ Kansas Secretary of State, Official 2012 Primary Results
- ↑ Kansas Secretary of State, "2012 General Election - Official Vote Totals," accessed March 31, 2014
- ↑ followthemoney.org, "LaTurner, Jacob," accessed June 4, 2013
- ↑ Kansas Policy Institute, "Freedom Index," accessed March 31, 2014
2013 Kansas Policy Index
| Political offices
Bob Marshall (R)
|Kansas State Senate District 13
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