|Kansas State Senate District 17|
|October 2010 - present|
|January 9, 2017|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 8, 2016|
|Bachelor's||Emporia State University & University of Kansas|
Longbine manages his family's auto dealership. He attended both Emporia State University and the University of Kansas, receiving a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration.
Longbine's website highlights the following campaign themes:
Jobs and Economic Growth
- Excerpt:"In the Senate, Jeff has taken these lessons and applied them as he spearheaded efforts to target good-paying jobs in growing sectors like manufacturing and technology."
- Excerpt:"In the Senate, Jeff fought successfully to restore more than $43 million that had been cut from our local schools, and he worked to protect funding for our early childhood programs, colleges and universities."
- Excerpt:"Jeff supported a plan this year to grant in-state tuition to active duty military and veterans, and he helped improve voting access for our soldiers serving overseas."
- Excerpt:"This year, he spearheaded a plan to create a Budget Stabilization Fund to help the state save for a rainy day and he worked to reduce our local property taxes by $180 million."
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Longbine served on the following committees:
|Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Financial Institutions and Insurance, Vice-chair|
|• Federal and State Affairs|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Longbine served on these committees:
|Kansas Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Corrections and Juvenile Justice Oversight|
|• Federal and State Affairs|
|• Financial Institutions and Insurance|
- See also: Kansas State Senate elections, 2012
Longbine won election in the 2012 election for Kansas State Senate District 17. Longbine defeated James P. Fawcett in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Susan K. Moran (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Kansas State Senate, District 17, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Jeff Longbine Incumbent||60.8%||12,831|
|Democratic||Susan K. Moran||39.2%||8,285|
|Kansas State Senate, District 17 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Jeff Longbine Incumbent||59.6%||3,858|
|James P. Fawcett||40.4%||2,619|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
Longbine and his wife Gwen have two children.
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- Veto session continues - Emporia Gazette
- Legislature back to work - Emporia Gazette
- Attorney General visits Emporia - Emporia Gazette
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- Official campaign website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Jeff Longbine on Facebook
- Jeff Longbine on Twitter
- Kansas State Senate - Sen. Longbine
- ↑ Kansas Reporter, "Longbine appointed to Kansas Senate," October 13, 2010
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 "jefflongbine," Official Campaign Website
- ↑ Kansas Secretary of State, "Candidates for the 2012 Primary (official)," retrieved July 4, 2012.
- ↑ Kansas Secretary of State, Official 2012 Primary Results
- ↑ Kansas Secretary of State, "2012 Kansas General Election Results," accessed November 7, 2012
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