Joshua Svaty

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Joshua Svaty
Kansas House of Representatives District 108
Incumbent
Assumed office
2003
Current term ends
2011
Political party Democratic
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

Elections

2010

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Svaty ran for re-election to the 108th District seat against Steven C. Johnson (R). Svaty had no opposition in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

2008

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%

Campaign donors

In 2008 Svaty collected $47,289 in donations.[5]

Four of his largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
AT&T $1,500
Kansas Teamsters $1,000
Kansas National Education Association $1,000
Kansas Medical Society $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: joshua.svaty@house.ks.gov

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Kansas House of Representatives District 108
2003–present
Succeeded by
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