|Kansas House of Representatives District 85|
|2003 - Present|
|January 12, 2015|
|Years in position||10|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Brunk served on the following committees:
|Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Federal and State Affairs, Vice-chair|
|• Commerce, Labor and Economic Development|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Brunk served on the following committees:
|Kansas Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Children and Families|
|• Federal and State Affairs, Chair|
|• State Building Construction|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Brunk served on the following committees:
|Kansas Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Commerce and Labor, Chair|
|• Federal and State Affairs|
|• State Building Construction Joint|
Brunk's website lists his legislative priorities as "illegal alien laws, additional health care policy reform, energy policy, budget control and budget transparency, economic stimulus, and voter ID reform."
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?"
- H 2150 Property taxation; 2% limit on valuation increases. 02/27/2009
- H 2206 Amendments to late term and partial birth abortion law. 03/05/2009
Brunk won re-election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 85. He was unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Barry D. Stanley (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Kansas House of Representatives, District 85, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Steven Brunk Incumbent||67.2%||6,806|
Brunk won re-election to the 85th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the GOP primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.
On November 4, 2008, Brunk was re-elected to the 85th District Seat in the Kansas House of Representatives, defeating Billie Knighton (D).  Brunk raised $39,143 for his campaign, while Knighton raised $11,835. 
|Kansas House of Representatives, District 85|
|Steven Brunk (R)||7,761||65.3%|
|Billie Knighton (D)||4,121||34.6%|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, Brunk received $22,673 in campaign donations. The largest contributors to the campaign are listed below.
|Kansas House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Steven Brunk's campaign in 2010|
|Kansas Association Of Realtors||$1,000|
|Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation||$1,000|
|Kansas Chamber Of Commerce & Industry||$750|
|Total Raised in 2010||$22,673|
In 2008 Brunk collected $39,143 in donations.
His five largest contributors were:
|Kansas Association of Realtors||$1,000|
|Kansas Contractors Association||$1,000|
|Kansas Medical Society||$1,000|
|Kansas Chamber of Commerce & Industry||$1,000|
Brunk has a wife, Billie.
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- Capitol Beats: 'The real story is, see, Republicans can govern' - Kansas.com
- Judicial selection proposal among measures introduced in House committee - Kansas.com
- Lawmakers debate sales tax drop - KWCH
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- Official website
- Kansas Legislature - Steven Brunk
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Kansas Votes profile
- State Surge - Legislative and voting track record
- Campaign contributions: 2006, 2008
- ↑ Rep. Steve Brunk - Homepage
- ↑ Project Vote Smart - Rep. Brunk Issue Positions
- ↑ Kansas Legislature - Bills Introduced by Member
- ↑ Rick Santorum, "Kansas Conservative Leaders Unite Behind Rick Santorum," March 9, 2012
- ↑ Kansas Secretary of State, "Candidates for the 2012 primary (official)," retrieved July 16, 2012.
- ↑ C-SPAN, "Kansas - Summary Vote Results," retrieved August 7, 2012.
- ↑ Kansas Secretary of State, 2012 Unofficial Kansas General Election Results, accessed November 27, 2012
- ↑ Official Kansas House of Representatives General Election Results, 2010
- ↑ 2008 Kansas Election Results
- ↑ Kansas House of Representatives, 2008 Money Raised
- ↑ Follow the Money - 2010 Campaign contributions
- ↑ Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions
- ↑ Biography from Project Vote Smart
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