Margaret Long

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Margaret Long
Kansas House of Representatives District 36
Former representative
Term in office began
February 2, 1998
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Margaret Long was a Democratic member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing the 36th District. She served from February 2, 1998-2011.

Long is a retired administrative accountant.[1]

Policy Positions

Long 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?"[2]

Long's answers to the Kansas State Legislative Election 2000 National Political Awareness Test are available.

  • H 5003 Kansas constitutional amendment; equal rights; no discrimination based on sex. 01/23/2009
  • H 5014 Expanded rail service; Kansas City to Fort Worth, Texas; congratulating Kansas Department of Transportation and others; urging action. 03/17/2009[3]

Committee assignments

While a member of the Kansas House of Representatives, Long served on the following committees:



See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Long did not run for re-election in 2010.


On November 4, 2008, Long was re-elected to the 36th District Seat in the Kansas House of Representatives with no opposition.[4] She raised $16,830 for her campaign.[5]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 36
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngMargaret Long (D) 10,239 100%

Campaign donors

In 2008 Long collected $16,830 in donations.[6]

Four of her largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
AT&T $750
Kansas Contractors Association $600
Altria $550
UnitedHealthcare $500

Contact information

Capitol Office

Room: DSOB

Phone: 785-296-7643


External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kansas House of Representatives District 36
Succeeded by
Kathy Wolfe Moore (D)