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}}{{tnr}}'''Jana Taylor Goodman''' (b. March 7, 1951) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Kansas House of Representatives]].  She has represented District 41 since January 10, 2011.
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Jana Taylor Goodman''' (b. March 7, 1951) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Kansas House of Representatives]].  She has represented District 41 since January 10, 2011.
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:: ''See also: [[Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
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Goodman is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012|Kansas House of Representatives]] District 41.  She defeated [[Mark Presinger]] in the August 7 Republican primary.  District 40 incumbent [[Melanie Meier]] was unopposed in the [[Democratic]] primary.  The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.kssos.org/elections/elections_upcoming_candidate.asp ''Kansas Secretary of State'', "Candidates for the 2012 primary (official)," retrieved July 16, 2012.]</ref><ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/KS_State_House_0807.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''C-SPAN'', "Kansas - Summary Vote Results," retrieved August 7, 2012.]</ref>
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Goodman ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012|Kansas House of Representatives]] District 41.  She defeated [[Mark Presinger]] in the August 7 Republican primary.  District 40 incumbent [[Melanie Meier]] was unopposed in the [[Democratic]] primary.  The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.kssos.org/elections/elections_upcoming_candidate.asp ''Kansas Secretary of State'', "Candidates for the 2012 primary (official)," retrieved July 16, 2012.]</ref><ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/KS_State_House_0807.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''C-SPAN'', "Kansas - Summary Vote Results," retrieved August 7, 2012.]</ref>
  
 
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Goodman and her husband Jon R. have three children.
  
 
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==Personal==
 
Goodman and her husband Jon R. have three children.
 
 
 
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*[http://www.janagoodman.com/ Official campaign website]
 
*[http://www.kslegislature.org/li/b2011_12/year1/members/rep_goodman_jana_1/ Official legislature website]
 
*[http://www.kslegislature.org/li/b2011_12/year1/members/rep_goodman_jana_1/ Official legislature website]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=107197 Project Vote Smart biography]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=107197 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=107197 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=107197 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=126723 2010]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=126723 2010]
  

Revision as of 09:27, 20 September 2012

Jana Taylor Goodman
Jana Goodman.jpg
Kansas House of Representatives District 41
Incumbent
In office
January 10, 2011 - Present
Term ends
January 14, 2013
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$88.66/day
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sKansas State University (1973)
Master'sUniversity of Southern California (1975), Kansas State University (1982)
Personal
BirthdayMarch 7, 1951
Place of birthGorman, Texas
ReligionLDS
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Jana Taylor Goodman (b. March 7, 1951) is a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives. She has represented District 41 since January 10, 2011.

Goodman is a full time wife, mother and grandmother. She is currently a substitute teacher for the Leavenworth School District. From 2003-2005, Jana was a GED and ESL Instructor at Leavenworth Federal Detention Center. From 2001-2003, Jana taught Algebra and Geometry at Lansing High School. She also served as the Radiology Development and Support Team Leader for the Cerner Corporation from 1992-2000, and as a US Army Community Computer Manager from 1989-1991 in Goeppingen, Germany.

Goodman received her Bachelor of Science in Math in 1973 from Kansas State University. She earned her MSEd in 1975 from the University of Southern California, a Master of Science in Computer Science in 1982 from Kansas State University and a Teaching Certificate in Secondary Math from St. Mary University, Leavenworth, Kansas 2001. She is also in the process of completing a third masters degree in Math, from MS in Math, from Emporia State University.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

Goodman has been appointed to the following committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:

Elections

2012

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Goodman ran in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 41. She defeated Mark Presinger in the August 7 Republican primary. District 40 incumbent Melanie Meier was unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 41 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJana Goodman Incumbent 54.8% 666
Mark Presinger 45.2% 550
Total Votes 1,216

2010

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Goodman defeated Nancy Bauder (D) in the November 2 general election.[3]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 41 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJana Taylor Goodman (R) 2,056
Nancy Bauder (D) 1,693

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Goodman raised $31,089 in contributions. [4]

Her two largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Goodman, Jon & Jana $20,000
Kansas Chamber Of Commerce & Industry $1,000


Personal

Goodman and her husband Jon R. have three children.

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Preceded by
Marti Crow (D)
Kansas House of Representatives District 41
2011-Present
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