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Joshua Svaty

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Joshua Svaty is a Democratic member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing the 108th district. He has served since 2003.

Issue positions

Svaty has 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]

Committee membership

  • Energy and Utilities
  • Agriculture and Natural Resources (Ranking Member)
  • Joint Committee on Energy and Environmental Policy

Has not sponsored any major legislation.[2]

Major donors

The top 5 donors to Svaty's 2008 campaign:[3]

  • 1. AT&T $1,500
  • 2. Kansas National Education Assoc $1,000
  • 3. Kansas Medical Society $1,000
  • 4. Kansas Contractors Assoc $1,000
  • 5. Pioneer Communications $1,000

Contact information

Capitol Office Room: DSOB Phone: 785-296-7647 Email:

External links


  1. Project Vote Smart - Rep. Svaty Issue Positions
  2. Kansas Legislature - Bills Introduced by Member
  3. Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions