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Kevin Jones

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Kevin Jones
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Kansas House of Representatives District 5
Incumbent
In office
January 14, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 8, 2017
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$88.66/day
Per diem$129/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolWellsville High School
Bachelor'sKansas University
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Army
Years of service2004 - 2010
Personal
Date of birthDecember 19, 1974
Place of birthCleveland, Tennessee
ProfessionFarmer
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Kevin Jones is a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing District 5. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Jones served on the following committees:

Kansas Committee Assignments, 2015
Pensions and Benefits
Kansas Security
Health and Human Services
Veterans, Military and Homeland Security
Financial Institutions

Biography

Jones earned his B.S. in Sport-Science Pre-Physical Therapy from Kansas University. He served in the United States Army from 2004 to 2010.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Jones' website highlighted the following campaign themes:[1]

  • Excerpt: "Pro-Life"
  • Excerpt: "Protect the 2nd Amendment"
  • Excerpt: "Preserve Liberty"
  • Excerpt: "Job Creation"
  • Excerpt: "Get Out of Debt"

Elections

2014

Template:KD HD5 2014

2012

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Jones won election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 5. Jones ran unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Bill Feuerborn (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 5, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngKevin Jones 52.6% 4,901
     Democratic Bill Feuerborn Incumbent 47.4% 4,417
Total Votes 9,318

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Jones is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Jones raised a total of $20,178 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 7, 2013.[4]

Kevin Jones's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kansas State House, District 5 Won $20,178
Grand Total Raised $20,178

2012

Jones won election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Jones raised a total of $20,178.
Kansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Kevin Jones's campaign in 2012
Kansas Republican Party$3,145
Kansas Chamber Of Commerce & Industry$1,000
Jones, Kevin$547
Balman, Brian$500
Egan, Michael T$500
Total Raised in 2012$20,178
Source:Follow the Money

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.[5]

2013

Kevin Jones received a score of 74.0% in the 2013 index.[6]

Personal

Jones and wife, Nicole, have four children.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Bill Feuerborn (D)
Kansas House of Representatives District 5
2013–present
Succeeded by
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