|Kansas House of Representatives District 78|
|January 14, 2013 - Present|
|January 8, 2017|
|Years in position||2|
|Majority Whip, Kansas House of Representatives|
|2015 - present|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
- This page is about the Kansas State Representative in District 78. For his father, the District 115 incumbent, see Ronald Ryckman.
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Ryckman served on the following committees:
|Kansas Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Appropriations, Chair|
|• Legislative Budget, Chair|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Ryckman served on the following committees:
|Kansas Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Transportation and Public Safety Budget|
|• Commerce, Labor and Economic Development|
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. Jim Poe was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Ron Ryckman was unopposed in the Republican primary. Ryckman defeated Poe in the general election.
|Kansas House of Representatives District 78, General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Ron Ryckman Incumbent||67.5%||4,936|
Ryckman won election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 78. He was unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
Comprehensive donor information for Ryckman is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Ryckman raised a total of $14,887 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 20, 2013.
|Ron Ryckman's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Kansas State House, District 78||$14,887|
|Grand Total Raised||$14,887|
2012Ryckman won election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Ryckman raised a total of $14,887.
|Kansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Ron Ryckman's campaign in 2012|
|Kansas Chamber of Commerce & Industry||$1,000|
|Kansas Medical Society||$750|
|Kansas Optometric Association||$700|
|Union Pacific Railroad||$500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$14,887|
|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.
Ron Ryckman received a score of 58.0% in the 2013 index.
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- Kansas Secretary of State, "2014 Primary Election - Official Vote Totals," accessed September 15, 2014
- Kansas Secretary of State, "2014 General Election - Official Vote Totals," accessed April 17, 2015
- Kansas Secretary of State, "2012 Primary Election - Official Vote Totals," accessed March 31, 2014
- Kansas Secretary of State, "2012 General Election - Official Vote Totals," accessed March 31, 2014
- followthemoney.org, "Ryckman, Ron," accessed June 20, 2013
- Kansas Policy Institute, "Freedom Index," accessed March 31, 2014
- Ballotpedia, "2013 Kansas Policy Index," accessed March 10, 2015
Ed Trimmer (D)
|Kansas House of Representatives District 78
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