Joshua Svaty

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Joshua Svaty
Kansas House of Representatives District 108
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Democrat
Profession Farmer
Website Joshua Svaty
Joshua Svaty is a Democratic member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing the 108th district. He has served since 2003.

Policy 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]

Has not sponsored any major legislation.[2]

Committee assignments



On November 4, 2008, Svaty was re-elected to the 108th District Seat in the Kansas House of Representatives, defeating Dave Smith (R). [3] Svaty raised $47,289 for his campaign, while Smith raised $14,756. [4]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 108
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngJoshua Svaty (D) 5,935 63.2%
Dave Smith (R) 3,442 36.7%

Major donors

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

  • 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 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              785-296-7647      end_of_the_skype_highlighting begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              785-296-7647      end_of_the_skype_highlighting Email:

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kansas House of Representatives District 108
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