|Kansas House of Representatives District 16|
|January 10, 2011 - Present|
|January 12, 2015|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Wayne State College|
|Associate's||Nebraska Christian College|
Grosserode is a teacher and tea party organizer. Grosserode organized one of the first Tea Parties to protest stimulus spending and political "pork" outside Congressman Dennis Moore's office in Overland Park on Feb. 21, 2009, with an estimated 750,000 in attendence.  Grosserode also helped organize a "Tax Day Tea Party" attended by an estimated 10,000, which was held at Johnson County Community College on April 15, 2009.  
In a speech at the AFP Defending the American Dream Summit in Topeka on May 1, 2010, Grosserode explained what led her to get involved in politics and encouraged others to do the same. 
I’m just a mom. …
As many of you were, and like I was, in the fall of 2008 I was very interested in what was going on at the federal level. If you remember there was that huge debate about the TARP package.I did not think it was a good use of our tax dollars. I thought it would burden my children years into the future.
It distressed me that we [had] … big government intervention into our banking system. The banks that made risky choices were having major financial problems because of it.
Grosserode graduated from Nebraska Christian College with an Associate's Degree. She transferred to Wayne State College and earned a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Grosserode served on the following committees:
|Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Education Budget, Vice-chair|
Grosserode served on the following committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:
|Kansas Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Federal and State Affairs|
|• Local Government|
Grosserode won election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 16. She ran unopposed in the August 7 primary and ran unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Kansas House of Representatives, District 16 General Election (2010)|
|Amanda Grosserode (R)||4,266|
|Gene Rardin (D)||3,530|
Comprehensive donor information for Grosserode is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Grosserode raised a total of $58,656 during that time period. This information was last updated on 6/12/2013.
|Amanda Grosserode's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Kansas State House, District 16||$25,993|
|2010||Kansas State House, District 16||$32,663|
|Grand Total Raised||$58,656|
2012Grosserode won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Grosserode raised a total of $25,993.
|Kansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Amanda Grosserode's campaign in 2012|
|Kansas Chamber of Commerce & Industry||$1,192|
|Ash Grove Cement||$1,000|
|Hospital Corp of America||$750|
|Kansas Medical Society||$750|
|Total Raised in 2012||$25,993|
|Source:Follow the Money|
2010Grosserode won election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Grosserode raised a total of $32,663.
|Kansas House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Amanda Grosserode's campaign in 2010|
|Kansas Chamber of Commerce & Industry||$1,000|
|Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation||$500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$32,663|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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Grosserode and her husband Chad have two children.
- Official legislature website
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Campaign contributions: 2010
- 750 in Overland Park brave cold, wind to protest stimulus, pork (photo essay)
- Overland Park Tea Party at Johnson County Community College
- Video of Overland Park Tea Party
- Amanda Grosserode: "You need to get involved"
- Kansas Secretary of State, "Candidates for the 2012 Primary (unofficial)," retrieved June 19, 2012.
- C-SPAN, "Kansas - Summary Vote Results," retrieved August 7, 2012.
- Kansas Secretary of State, "2012 Kansas General Election Results," accessed November 7, 2012
- Official Kansas House of Representatives General Election Results, 2010
- followthemoney.org, "Grosserode, Amanda," Accessed June 12, 2013
Gene Rardin (D)
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