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}}{{tnr}}'''Jack Thimesch''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Kansas House of Representatives]], representing District 114 since 2013.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Jack Thimesch''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Kansas House of Representatives]], representing District 114. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
  
 
He is the owner of "Flatline Specialist."<ref>[http://www.hutchnews.com/Localregional/Sun--Thimesch-114th--1 ''Hutch News'' "Kansas House Primary Candidate Survey"]</ref>
 
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=140861 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=140861 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=140861 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=140861 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://www.hutchnews.com/Localregional/Sun--Thimesch-114th--1 '''Hutch News''' "Kansas House Primary Candidate Survey"]
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*[http://www.hutchnews.com/Localregional/Sun--Thimesch-114th--1 ''Hutch News'', "Kansas House Primary Candidate Survey," July 14, 2012]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=152648 2012]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=152648 2012]
  

Revision as of 14:14, 16 July 2013

Jack Thimesch
Jack Thimesch.jpg
Kansas House of Representatives District 114
Incumbent
In office
January 14, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 1
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
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jack Thimesch is a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing District 114. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

He is the owner of "Flatline Specialist."[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012
Utilities and Telecommunications
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Transportation

Elections

2012

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Thimesch won election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 114. He defeated Tom Simpson and Bob Booth in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Carol Moore (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 114, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJack Thimesch 66.3% 5,923
     Democratic Carol Moore 33.7% 3,004
Total Votes 8,927


Kansas House of Representatives, District 114 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJack Thimesch 42.1% 1,188
Tom Simpson 34.2% 964
Bob Booth 23.7% 667
Total Votes 2,819

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Thimesch is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Thimesch raised a total of $13,505 during that time period. This information was last updated on 6/24/2013.[5]

Jack Thimesch's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kansas State House, District 114 Won $13,505
Grand Total Raised $13,505

2012

Thimesch won election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Thimesch raised a total of $13,505.
Kansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jack Thimesch's campaign in 2012
Thimesch, Jack$3,340
Kansas Chamber of Commerce & Industry$1,078
Kansas Association of Realtors$500
Koch Industries$500
Jack Thimesch$368
Total Raised in 2012$13,505
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.[6]

2013

Jack Thimesch received a score of 64.0% in the 2013 index.[7]

Personal

Thimesch is married and has 5 children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mitch Holmes (R)
Kansas House of Representatives District 114
2013–present
Succeeded by
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