|Kansas House of Representatives District 102|
|September 4, 1991 - Present|
|January 14, 2013|
|Years in position||24|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 6, 2012|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Pauls has been appointed to the following committees:
- Administrative Rules and Regulations Committee, Kansas State Legislature
- Corrections and Juvenile Justice Committee, Kansas House of Representatives
- Judiciary Committee, Kansas House of Representatives, Ranking Minority Member
- Rules and Journal Committee, Kansas House of Representatives, Vice Chair
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Pauls served on the following committees:
- Corrections and Juvenile Justice Committee, House of Representatives
- Judiciary Committee, House of Representatives (Ranking Member)
- Rules and Journal Committee, House of Representatives
- Administrative Rules and Regulations Joint Committee, State Legislature
- Corrections and Juvenile Justice Oversight Joint Committee, State Legislature
Pauls 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?"
- H 2206 Amendments to late term and partial birth abortion law. 03/05/2009
Pauls is running for re-election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 102. She faced Erich Bishop in the August 7 Democratic primary. The race remained too close to call, with Pauls leading Bishop by 7 votes. Following a recount, Pauls was declared the winner on August 20 by a margin of 428-420.
|Kansas House of Representatives, District 102 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Janice Pauls Incumbent||50.5%||428|
Pauls won re-election to the 102nd District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. She was also unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.
|Kansas House of Representatives, District 102|
|Janice Pauls (D)||4,167||100%|
In 2010, Pauls received $11,797 in campaign donations. The largest contributors to the campaign are listed below.
|Kansas House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Janice Pauls's campaign in 2010|
|Kansas Contractors Association||$1,000|
|Kansas Medical Society||$1,000|
|Wichita-Hutchinson Labor Federation||$500|
|United Transportation Union||$500|
|International Brotherhood Of Electrical Workers||$500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$11,797|
In 2008 Pauls collected $9,590 in donations.
Four of her largest contributors were:
|Kansas Contractors Association||$1,000|
|Kansas Medical Society||$500|
|Kansas National Education Association||$500|
Pauls has a husband, Ronald.
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Janice + Pauls + Kansas + Legislature
- All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.
- Kansas Legislature - Janice Pauls
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Kansas Votes profile
- Campaign contributions: 1998, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Pauls Issue Positions
- Kansas Legislature - Bills Introduced by Member
- The Wichita Eagle, "Two state House races await provisional ballot counts," August 9, 2012
- Kansas City Star, "Conservative Kansas House member wins recount," August 20, 2012
- Kansas Secretary of State, "Candidates for the 2012 primary (official)," retrieved July 16, 2012.
- C-SPAN, "Kansas - Summary Vote Results," retrieved August 7, 2012.
- Official Kansas House of Representatives General Election Results, 2010
- 2008 Kansas Election Results
- Kansas House of Representatives, 2008 Money Raised
- Follow the Money - 2010 Campaign contributions
- Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions
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