David Wysong

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David Wysong
Kansas State Senate District 7
Former senator
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
David Wysong was a Republican member of the Kansas State Senate, representing the 7th District from 2005 to December 13, 2009. In 1996, he served on the City Council of Mission Hills. From 1996 to 1998, he was a Johnson County Commissioner. He is married with 2 children.

Wysong resigned from his seat on December 13, 2009 "due to family considerations."[1]

Issue positions

See: David Wysong issue positions on Project Vote Smart

Committee assignments

Wysong was serving on the following legislative committees when he resigned:[2]

  • Commerce (chair)
  • Joint Committee on Economic Development (vice-chair)
  • Ethics and Elections
  • Public Health and Welfare
  • Ways and Means

Recent sponsored bills by Sen. Wysong include:

  • A bill regarding increased investments by the State[3]
  • A bill imposing restrictions for raising retailers' sales tax[4]
  • and multiple bills for regulating insurance

Major Donors

Some of the top contributors to Wysong's 2008 campaign, according to the National Institute on Money in State Politics:[5]

Steve Glassman, Gary Remley, Fred Couslon, Linda T. Watson, Missouri Bank, and others

Finance, insurance, and real estate companies were his largest donor group.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kansas Senate District 7
2005-December 13, 2009
Succeeded by
Terrie Huntington