John Bradford

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John Bradford
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Kansas House of Representatives District 40
In office
January 14, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 1
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
Military service
Office website
John Bradford is a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing District 40 since 2013.

Bradford is a retired officer of the United States Army. He attended the US Army Command and General Staff College.[1]

Committee assignments


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

Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012
Veterans, Military and Homeland Security
Social Services Budget


Campaign themes

Bradford's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Limited Government Pro Life Pro 2nd Amendment Balanced State Budget Quality Education



See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Bradford won election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 40. Bradford defeated Janette Holdeman in the August 7 Republican primary and defeated Linda Johnson (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 40, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Bradford 51.1% 4,121
     Democratic Linda Johnson 48.9% 3,939
Total Votes 8,060

Kansas House of Representatives, District 40 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Bradford 60.2% 887
Janette Holdeman 39.8% 586
Total Votes 1,473

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Bradford is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Bradford raised a total of $21,102 during that time period. This information was last updated on 6/13/2013.[4]

John Bradford's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kansas State House, District 40 Won $21,102
Grand Total Raised $21,102


Bradford won election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Bradford raised a total of $21,102.
Kansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to John Bradford's campaign in 2012
Bradford, John$8,500
Kansas Chamber of Commerce & Industry$1,078
Leavenworth Republican Central Cmte$500
Kansas Citizens For Life Liberty & Property$500
Free State PAC$500
Total Raised in 2012$21,102
Source:Follow the Money


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.[5]


John Bradford received a score of 66.0% in the 2013 index.[6]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Melanie Meier (D)
Kansas House of Representatives District 40
Succeeded by