Mario Goico

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Mario Goico
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Kansas House of Representatives District 94
Incumbent
In office
2003 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$88.66/day
Per diem$129/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionBusiness Owner/Engineer
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Mario Goico is a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing District 94. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012
Veterans, Military and Homeland Security, Chair
Transportation
Taxation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

Policy positions

Goico's website is not up to date, but lists some of his accomplishments from the 2006 legislative session as introducing bills on "Providing affordable airfares for Kansans flying from Wichita, restricting picketing at military funerals, and using eminent domain to combat drug houses."[1]

He 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]

  • H 2150 Property taxation; 2% limit on valuation increases. 02/27/2009
  • H 2206 Amendments to late term and partial birth abortion law. 03/05/2009[3]

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Mario Goico endorsed Newt Gingrich in the 2012 presidential election. [4]

Elections

2014

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Kansas House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014. Incumbent Mario Goico was unopposed in the Republican primary.[5]

2012

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Goico won re-election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 94. He was unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[6][7]

2010

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Goico won re-election to the 100th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the GOP primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[8]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Goico was re-elected to the 100th District Seat in the Kansas House of Representatives, defeating Beverly Lucas (D).[9] Goico raised $24,318 for his campaign, while Lucas raised $1,912.[10]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 100
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngMario Goico (R) 7,883 67.8%
Beverly Lucas (D) 3,739 32.1%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Goico is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Goico raised a total of $149,232 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 21, 2013.[11]

Mario Goico's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kansas State House, District 94 Won $10,989
2010 Kansas State House, District 100 Won $24,943
2008 Kansas State House, District 100 Won $24,318
2006 Kansas State House, District 100 Won $41,115
2004 Kansas State House, District 100 Won $27,718
2002 Kansas State House, District 100 Won $20,149
Grand Total Raised $149,232

2012

Goico won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Goico raised a total of $10,989.
Kansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Mario Goico's campaign in 2012
Kansas Association of Realtors$1,000
Kansas Medical Society$750
Harrison, Warner$500
Harrison, Renee$500
Republican State Leadership Cmte$500
Total Raised in 2012$10,989
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Goico won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Goico raised a total of $24,943.

2008

Goico won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Goico raised a total of $24,318.

2006

Goico won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Goico raised a total of $41,115.

2004

Goico won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Goico raised a total of $27,718.

2002

Goico won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Goico raised a total of $20,149.

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.[12]

2013

Mario Goico received a score of 67.0% in the 2013 index.[13]

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See also

External links

References

Political offices
Preceded by
Joe McLeland (R)
Kansas House of Representatives District 94
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Kansas House of Representatives District 100
2003–2013
Succeeded by
Daniel Hawkins (R)