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}}{{tnr}}'''Bill Sutton''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Kansas House of Representatives]], representing District 43 since 2013.
  
 
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Revision as of 13:21, 18 January 2013

Bill Sutton
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Kansas House of Representatives District 43
Incumbent
In office
January 14, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$88.50/day
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Place of birthKansas City, Kansas
ReligionCatholic
CandidateVerification
Bill Sutton is a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing District 43 since 2013.

Sutton is a member of the Knights of Columbus, reaching the rank of Grand Knight.[1]

Issues

Campaign Themes

Sutton's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Pro-Life

  • Excerpt:"I am pro-life unconditionally. My core belief is that society exists for the sole purpose of protecting the unprotected and any law that legitimizes the killing of a person harms, yes the person killed, but the entire society."

Pro-Gun Rights

  • Excerpt:"Gun ownership is a right guaranteed by our Constitution, and I am a big fan of our Constitution."

Education

  • Excerpt:"Public policy should support parental choice. Consequently, base state aid for each pupil should follow the child, regardless of the school chosen by the parents as best for the child."

Elections

2012

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Sutton won election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 43. Sutton defeated Dan L. Thompson in the Republican primary on August 7, 2012 and defeated Kevin King (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 43, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBill Sutton 63.4% 5,910
     Democratic Kevin King 36.6% 3,410
Total Votes 9,320


Kansas House of Representatives, District 43 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBill Sutton 62.8% 1,016
Dan L. Thompson 37.2% 602
Total Votes 1,618

Personal

Sutton and his wife Lana have three children.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mike Kiegerl (R)
Kansas House of Representatives District 43
2013–present
Succeeded by
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