|Kansas House of Representatives District 24|
|2009 - 2013|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Bachelor's||James Madison University|
|Place of birth||Topeka, Kansas|
|Profession||Senior Project Engineer, J.E. Dunn Construction|
Mike received a Bachelor's degree in Integrated Science and Technology with an emphasis in Energy and Environmental Policy from James Madison University. He works for J.E. Dunn Construction.
Slattery's website lists his legislative priorities as "supporting public education, helping Kansas become a leader in finding new alternative energy sources, and ensuring that every Kansan has access to health care."
He 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?"
Slattery has not sponsored any major legislation.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Slattery served on the following committees:
- Commerce and Economic Development Committee, Kansas House of Representatives, Ranking Minority Member
- Economic Development Committee, Kansas State Legislature
- Energy and Utilities Committee, Kansas House of Representatives
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Slattery served on the following committees:
- Health and Human Services Committee, House of Representatives
- Economic Development and Tourism Committee, House of Representatives
- Local Government Committee, House of Representatives
- Economic Development Joint Committee, State Legislature
|Kansas House of Representatives, District 24 General Election (2010)|
|Mike Slattery (D)||4,071|
|Michael Foltz (R)||2,852|
On November 4, 2008, Slattery was elected to the 24th District Seat in the Kansas House of Representatives, defeating Ronnie Metsker (R) and Jason Peck (L). Slattery raised $70,286 for his campaign, while Metsker raised $46,035 and Peck raised $675.
|Kansas House of Representatives, District 24|
|Mike Slattery (D)||6,120||55.7%|
|Ronnie Metsker (R)||4,410||40.1%|
|Jason Peck (L)||455||4.1%|
In 2010, Slattery received $54,770 in campaign donations. The largest contributors to the campaign are listed below.
|Kansas House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Mike Slattery's campaign in 2010|
|Slattery, Jim & Linda||$1,000|
|Laborers Local 1290||$1,000|
|Kansas Contractors Association||$1,000|
|Kansas National Education Association||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$54,770|
In 2008 Slattery collected $70,286 in donations.
Four of his largest contributors were:
|Kansans for a Democratic House||$3,300|
|Johnson County Democratic Central Committee||$2,000|
|Slattery, Mike & Jenny||$1,500|
|Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 533||$1,000|
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term Mike + Slattery + Kansas + Legislature
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- Mike Slattery's Official Website
- Kansas Legislature - Mike Slattery (dead link)
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile
- Kansas Votes profile
- Campaign contributions: 2008
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Mike Slattery Biography
- Rep. Mike Slattery About Mike
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Slattery Issue Positions
- Kansas Legislature - Bills introduced by member (dead link)
- 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 24
| Succeeded by|
Emily Perry (D)
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