Janice Pauls

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Janice Pauls
Janice Pauls.jpg
Kansas House of Representatives District 102
Incumbent
In office
September 4, 1991 - Present
Term ends
January 14, 2013
Years in position 23
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$88.66/day
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Janice Pauls is a Democratic member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing the 102nd district. She has served since September 4, 1991.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

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?"[1]

  • H 2206 Amendments to late term and partial birth abortion law. 03/05/2009[2]

Elections

2012

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Pauls won 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.[3] Following a recount, Pauls was declared the winner on August 20 by a margin of 428-420.[4]

She defeated Dakota Bass (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 102 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJanice Pauls Incumbent 50.5% 428
Erich Bishop 49.5% 420
Total Votes 848

2010

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

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.[7]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Pauls was re-elected to the 102nd District Seat in the Kansas House of Representatives with no opposition. [8] She raised $9,590 for her campaign. [9]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 102
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngJanice Pauls (D) 4,167 100%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Pauls received $11,797 in campaign donations. The largest contributors to the campaign are listed below.[10]

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

2008

In 2008 Pauls collected $9,590 in donations.[11]

Four of her largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Kansas Contractors Association $1,000
AT&T $650
Kansas Medical Society $500
Kansas National Education Association $500

Personal

Pauls has a husband, Ronald.

Contact information

Capitol Office

Room: DSOB

Phone: 785-296-7657

Email: janice.pauls@house.ks.gov

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Kansas House of Representatives District 102
1991–present
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