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  |Name =Don Schroeder
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}}{{TOCnestright}}'''Don Schroeder''' is a [[Republican Party (United States)|Republican]] member of the [[Kansas House of Representatives]], representing the 74th district.  He has served since 2007.
 
}}{{TOCnestright}}'''Don Schroeder''' is a [[Republican Party (United States)|Republican]] member of the [[Kansas House of Representatives]], representing the 74th district.  He has served since 2007.
  
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Schroeder has a Bachelors of Business Administration from Tabor College, and a Masters of Public Administration from Wichita State University.<ref>[http://www.donschroeder.org/Biography.html Rep. Don Schroeder ''Biography'']</ref>
 
Schroeder has a Bachelors of Business Administration from Tabor College, and a Masters of Public Administration from Wichita State University.<ref>[http://www.donschroeder.org/Biography.html Rep. Don Schroeder ''Biography'']</ref>
 
==Policy Positions==
 
Schroeder 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?"<ref>[http://votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=67448 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Schroeder ''Issue Positions'']</ref>
 
 
===Sponsored legislation===                                                   
 
Has not sponsored any major legislation.<ref>[http://www.kslegislature.org/legsrv-legisIntroduced/detailsLegislation.do;jsessionid=A32630761036BDC6BFC42A5E62AEB727 Kansas Legislature - Bills Introduced by Member]</ref>
 
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
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* [[Health and Human Services Committee, House of Representatives]]
 
* [[Health and Human Services Committee, House of Representatives]]
 
* [[Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, House of Representatives]]
 
* [[Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, House of Representatives]]
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==Issues==
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Schroeder 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?"<ref>[http://votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=67448 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Schroeder ''Issue Positions'']</ref>
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===Sponsored legislation===                                                   
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Has not sponsored any major legislation.<ref>[http://www.kslegislature.org/legsrv-legisIntroduced/detailsLegislation.do;jsessionid=A32630761036BDC6BFC42A5E62AEB727 Kansas Legislature - Bills Introduced by Member]</ref>
  
 
==Elections==
 
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==External links==
 
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* [http://www.donschroeder.org/ Official Website]
 
* [http://www.donschroeder.org/ Official Website]
* [http://www.kslegislature.org/legsrv-house/searchHouse.do?rep=4430 Kansas Legislature - Don Schroeder]
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* [http://kslegislature.org/li/b2011_12/year1/members/rep_schroeder_don_1/ Kansas Legislature - Don Schroeder]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=67448 Project Vote Smart profile]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=67448 Project Vote Smart profile]
 
* [http://kansasvotes.org/Legislator.aspx?ID=15581 Kansas Votes profile]
 
* [http://kansasvotes.org/Legislator.aspx?ID=15581 Kansas Votes profile]

Revision as of 08:24, 26 October 2011

Don Schroeder
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Kansas House of Representatives District 74
Incumbent
In office
2007 - Present
Term ends
January 14, 2013
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$88.66/day
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sTabor College
Master'sWichita State University
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Don Schroeder is a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing the 74th district. He has served since 2007.

Schroeder operated a Production Agriculture Operation for 30 years, and served as a McPherson County Commissioner. He also served on the Inman USD 448 School Board for five years.

Schroeder has a Bachelors of Business Administration from Tabor College, and a Masters of Public Administration from Wichita State University.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Schroeder has been appointed to the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Schroeder served on the following committees:

Issues

Schroeder 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?"[2]

Has not sponsored any major legislation.[3]

Elections

2010

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Schroeder won re-election to the 74th District seat against Max L. Smith (D). Schroeder had no opposition in the GOP primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 74 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDon Schroeder (R) 5,478
Max L. Smith (D) 1,498

2008

On November 4, 2008, Schroeder was re-elected to the 74th District Seat in the Kansas House of Representatives, defeating Max L. Smith (D). [5] Schroeder raised $24,785 for his campaign, while Smith raised $2,597. [6]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 74
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngDon Schroeder (R) 6,621 72.9%
Max L. Smith (D) 2,457 27.0%

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008 Schroeder collected $24,785 in donations.[7]

Four of his largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Koch Industries $1,000
Kansas Chamber of Commerce & Industry $1,000
Kansas Dental Association $850
Kansas Livestock Association $750

Contact information

Capitol Office

Room: DSOB

Phone: 785-296-7636

Email: don.schroeder@house.ks.gov

External links

References

Political offices
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Kansas House of Representatives District 74
2007–present
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