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Brian Weber
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Kansas House of Representatives District 119
Former Member
In office
January 2011 - June 20, 2013
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
AppointedDecember 2010
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolDodge City
Bachelor'sNewman University
Personal
ProfessionHome Repair
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Brian Weber is a former Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing District 119 from January 2011 to June 20, 2013. On December 17, 2010, Weber received 17 of 20 votes from Republican precinct committees, awarding him the seat vacated by former District 119 Rep. Pat George.[1] Weber resigned on June 20, 2013 citing business and personal reasons.[2]

Weber is the co-owner of his family's refrigeration and heating company. He attended Newman University, receiving a Bachelor's degree in History.[3]

Issues

Campaign themes

Weber's website highlights the following campaign themes:[3]

  • Excerpt: "Brian is pro-business, pro-agriculture, and pro-family. He strongly supports the Constitution, quality education, and economic development. Brian grew up in Dodge City, is proud to represent the 119th District, and is an advocate for western Kansas."

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Weber served on the following committees:

Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012
Social Services Budget, Chair
Health and Human Services, Vice-chair
Interstate Cooperation
Appropriations

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Weber served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Weber won re-election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 119. He was unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Lawrence W. Blake, Jr. (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5][6]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 119, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Weber Incumbent 69% 3,506
     Democratic Lawrence Blake, Jr. 31% 1,574
Total Votes 5,080

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Weber is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Weber raised a total of $63,812 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 24, 2013.[7]

Brian Weber's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kansas State House, District 119 $63,812
Grand Total Raised $63,812

2012

Weber won election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Weber raised a total of $63,812.
Kansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Brian Weber's campaign in 2012
Kansas Bankers Association$1,000
Koch Industries$1,000
Western Beverage$1,000
Harshberger, Gary$1,000
Kansas Association of Realtors$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$63,812
Source:Follow the Money

Scorecards

Kansas Freedom Index

The Kansas Policy Institute, Kansas’s "first free market think tank," releases its legislator scorecard as a part of its Kansas Freedom Index for Kansas state representatives and senators once a year. The Score Card gives each legislator a score from 1%-100% based on how they voted in the prior legislative term on specific issues which the Kansas Policy Institute thought were pro-limited government policies.[8]

2013

Brian Weber received a score of 53.0% in the 2013 index.[9]

Personal

Weber and his wife, Alicia, have one child.[3]

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
Pat George
Kansas House of Representatives District 119
2011–June 2013
Succeeded by
Bud Estes (R)