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Craig McPherson

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Craig McPherson
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Kansas House of Representatives District 8
In office
January 14, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 1
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
Office website

Craig McPherson is a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing District 8 since 2013.

Committee assignments


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

Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012
General Government Budget
Energy and Environment



See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

McPherson won election in the 2012 election for Kansas State Senate District 8. McPherson defeated Sheryl Spalding in the August 7 Republican primary and ran unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 8 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngCraig McPherson 61.5% 1,385
Sheryl Spalding Incumbent 38.5% 868
Total Votes 2,253

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for McPherson is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, McPherson raised a total of $21,847 during that time period. This information was last updated on 6/7/2013.[3]

Craig McPherson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kansas State House, District 8 Won $21,847
Grand Total Raised $21,847


McPherson won election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, McPherson raised a total of $21,847.


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.[4]


Craig McPherson received a score of 86.0% in the 2013 index.[5]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jerry Williams (D)
Kansas House of Representatives District 8
Succeeded by