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<td><center>[[Voting in Kansas|Important voting information]]  <br> [[Absentee voting#Absentee voting|Absentee voting]]  •  [[Early voting#Early voting|Early voting]]  •  [[State Blue Books|Blue Book]]  <br>  [[Redistricting in Kansas|Redistricting]]  •  [[Kansas vote fraud|Vote fraud]] <hr>''For more information on voting in Kansas,'' '''''[[Voting in Kansas|click here]].'''''<br></center></td></tr></table>
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<td><center>[[Voting in Kansas|Important voting information]]  <br>[[Absentee voting#Absentee voting|Absentee voting]]  •  [[Early voting#Early voting|Early voting]]  •  [[State Blue Books|Blue Book]]  <br> [[Redistricting in Kansas|Redistricting]]  •  [[Kansas vote fraud|Vote fraud]] <hr>''For more information on voting in Kansas,'' '''''[[Voting in Kansas|click here]].'''''<br></center></td></tr></table>
 
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Landlocked and located in the Midwest region of the United States, the state of Kansas was admitted the Union as a free state in 1861. Named after the Kansa Native American tribe, Kansas is currently one of the most agricultural productive states and is nicknamed the “Sunflower State.” Currently, Kansas has two Republican members of the U.S. Senate, four Republican members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 125 members of the Kansas House of Representatives and 40 members of the Kansas State Senate. As of September 2013, Kansas is one of 24 Republican state government trifectas.

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2014 elections in Kansas

On the 2014 ballot
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Voting in Kansas

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External resources for the State of Kansas

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National politics in Kansas


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Flag of the United States.png Current members of the U.S. Senate


Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
Jerry Moran
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Kansas 2011January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Pat Roberts
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Kansas 1997January 3, 2015 November 4, 2014Link


Flag of the United States.png Current members of the U.S. House of Representatives

Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
Kevin Yoder
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Republican PartyDistrict 3 2011January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Lynn Jenkins
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Republican PartyDistrict 2 2009January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Mike Pompeo
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Republican PartyDistrict 4 2011January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link
Tim Huelskamp
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Republican PartyDistrict 1 2011January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link


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The structure of the Kansas judicial system is laid out in Article 3 of the state constitution. The state court system is made up of the Kansas Supreme Court, the Kansas Court of Appeals, the Kansas District Courts and the Kansas Municipal Courts.


The federal court system is made up of the United States District Court for the District of Kansas and the District of Kansas Bankruptcy Court. Appeals from these courts go to the Tenth Circuit.

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Kansas
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The Sunflower State
Capital:   Topeka
Motto:   To the stars through difficulties
Population:   2.86 million
Area of state:   82,277 sq. mi.
Admitted to U.S.:   1861
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