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On November 4, 2008, Schroeder was re-elected to the 74th District Seat in the [[Kansas House of Representatives]], defeating Max L. Smith (D).<ref>[http://www.kssos.org/elections/08elec/2008_General_Official_Results.pdf 2008 Kansas Election Results]</ref>  Schroeder raised $24,785 for his campaign, while Smith raised $2,597.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=KS&y=2008 ''Follow the Money'', "Kansas 2008 - Candidates," accessed March 29, 2014]</ref>
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Don Schroeder
Don Schroeder.jpg
Kansas House of Representatives District 74
Incumbent
In office
2007 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$88.66/day
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sTabor College
Master'sWichita State University
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Don Schroeder is a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing District 74. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006. He previously served as McPherson County Commissioner.

Schroeder earned his B.S. in Business Administration from Tabor College and his Master's of Public Administration from Wichita State University. His professional experience includes owning a production agriculture operation.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012
Agriculture and Natural Resources Budget, Vice-chair
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Utilities and Telecommunications

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

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?"[2]

Has not sponsored any major legislation.[3]

Elections

2012

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Schroeder won re-election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 74. He was unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and was unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5][6]

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.[7]

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).[8] Schroeder raised $24,785 for his campaign, while Smith raised $2,597.[9]

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

Comprehensive donor information for Schroeder is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Schroeder raised a total of $77,308 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 20, 2013.[10]

Don Schroeder's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kansas State House, District 74 Won $17,678
2010 Kansas State House, District 74 Won $24,430
2008 Kansas State House, District 74 Won $24,785
2006 Kansas State House, District 74 Won $10,415
Grand Total Raised $77,308

2012

Schroeder won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Schroeder raised a total of $17,678.
Kansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Don Schroeder's campaign in 2012
Koch Industries$1,000
AT&T$1,000
Kansas Association of Realtors$1,000
Cox Communications$750
National Cooperative Refinery Association$750
Total Raised in 2012$17,678
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Schroeder won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Schroeder raised a total of $24,430.

2008

Schroeder won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Schroeder raised a total of $24,785.

2006

Schroeder won election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Schroeder raised a total of $10,415.

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.[11]

2013

Don Schroeder received a score of 54.0% in the 2013 index.[12]

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