|Kansas House of Representatives District 89|
|2005 - 2013|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Bachelor's||University of Houston|
|Other||Wichita State University|
Prior to her election to the House, McCray-Miller served as a Wichita city commissioner and on the local school board. She serves on the Executive Board of Center for Health and Wellness, the Advisory Board for Wichita Children's Home, and the Grant Chapel A.M.E. Steward Board.
McCray- Miller received her B.A. in Psychology from the University of Houston and a secondary school teaching certificate from Wichita State University.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, McCray-Miller served on the following committees:
- Children and Families Committee, Kansas House of Representatives
- Children's Issues Committee, Kansas State Legislature
- Corrections and Juvenile Justice Committee, Kansas House of Representatives, Ranking Minority Member
- Elections Committee, Kansas House of Representatives
- Taxation Committee, Kansas House of Representatives
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, McCray-Miller served on the following committees:
- Taxation Committee, House of Representatives
- Corrections and Juvenile Justice Committee, House of Representatives (Ranking Member)
- Government Efficiency and Fiscal Oversight Committee, House of Representatives
- Joint Committee on Parole Board Oversight
McCray-Miller refused to take Project Vote Smart's 2008 Political Courage Test. The test, which is administered to all candidates for presidential, congressional, gubernatorial, and state legislative offices, asks one central question - "Are you willing to tell citizens your positions on the issues you will most likely face on their behalf?"
Her answers to the Kansas State Legislative Election 2004 National Political Awareness Test are available.
- H 2245 Fair credit reporting act, credit freeze. 02/05/2009
- H 5003 Kansas constitutional amendment; equal rights; no discrimination based on sex. 01/23/2009
McCray-Miller won re-election to the 89th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. She was also unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.
|Kansas House of Representatives, District 89|
|Melody McCray-Miller (D)||6,796||100%|
In 2010, McCray-Miller received $8,550 in campaign donations. The largest contributors to the campaign are listed below.
|Kansas House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Melody McCray-Miller's campaign in 2010|
|Kansas Contractors Association||$1,000|
|Wichita-Hutchinson Labor Federation||$500|
|Kansans For Lifesaving Cures||$500|
|Kansas Optometric Association||$500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$8,550|
In 2008 McCray-Miller collected $10,200 in donations.
Four of her largest contributors were:
|Kansans for Lifesaving Cures||$750|
|KTLA Consumer Civil Justice||$500|
|Kansas National Education Association||$500|
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- Kansas Legislature - Melody McCray-Miller
- Project Vote Smart profile
- Kansas Votes profile
- Campaign contributions: 2004, 2006, 2008
- Kansas House Democrats - Rep. Melody McCray-Miller
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. McCray-Miller Issue Positions
- Kansas Legislature - Bills Introduced by Member
- Kansas Secretary of State, "2010 General Election - Official Vote Totals," accessed March 29, 2014
- Kansas Secretary of State, "2008 General Election - Official Vote Totals," accessed March 29, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Kansas 2008 - Candidates," accessed March 29, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Kansas 2010 - Candidates," accessed March 31, 2014
- Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions
|Kansas House of Representatives District 89
| Succeeded by|
Roderick A. Houston (D)
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