Shelley Kais

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Shelley Kais
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Arizona, District 2
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Next primaryAugust 26, 2014
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of South Carolina
Master'sFrostburg State University
Personal
ProfessionSmall Business Owner
Websites
Campaign website
Shelley Kais campaign logo
Shelley Kais is a 2014 Republican candidate seeking election to the U.S. House to represent the 2nd Congressional District of Arizona.[1]

Biography

Kais holds a B.A. from the University of South Carolina and an MBA from Frostburg State University. She is a small business owner and entrepreneur and has experience working as a public school teacher and adjunct professor.[2]

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Kais' campaign website lists the following issues:[3]

  • Economy / Jobs: "I am a Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) and an expert in budgeting and federal financial management and analysis. I know the federal appropriations process and how to follow the money. I will go to Washington on a mission to reduce the overspending, duplicity and the over borrowing that is costing us billions of dollars each year."
  • Immigration Reform: "Legislative efforts to reform our immigration laws have been attempted on several occasions in the recent past. They typically stall because of the stark differences between the House and Senate versions – especially when it comes to criminal penalties for those in the country illegally. The House legislation makes unauthorized presence a felony, which I support."
  • Securing Our Border: "The illegal trafficking of drugs, people and guns across the Southern Arizona border is being neglected in the national debate over immigration and border security. If I am elected, that will not continue."
  • Healthcare: "Repealing the 2010 Health Care Act is highly unlikely in this or the next congressional session. We need to make our healthcare coverage personal, portable and with a paid premium."
  • Saving Our Military Assets: "While we should fight to save the A-10, at least through the end of its life cycle, the long-range objective is to sustain Davis-Monthan (D-M), thereby securing and enhancing the economic vitality of Southern Arizona. I believe one future role for D-M could involve hosting squadrons of the new KC-46, an aerial refueling and transport plane being added to the Air Force. D-M has the long runway needed to support it."

[4]

—Shelley Kais' campaign website, http://www.shelleykaisforcongress.com/issues

Elections

2014

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See also: Arizona's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014

Kais is running in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Arizona's 2nd District. Kais is seeking the Republican nomination in the primary on August 26, 2014. The general election takes place November 4, 2014.

Campaign donors

2014

Candidates for Congress are required to file reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Kais' reports.

Shelley Kais (2014) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
Year-End[5]January 30, 2014$0$15,701$(2,801)$12,899
April Quarterly[6]April 15, 2014$12,899$6,168$(5,963)$13,104
Running totals
$21,869$(8,764)

Personal

Kais and her husband, Jim, have one daughter.[2]

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