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}}{{TOCnestright}}'''Kasha Kelley''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Kansas House of Representatives]], representing District 80. She was first elected to the chamber in 2004.
  
Kelley, who received her BS in Broadcast Journalism from University of Kansas, currently serves as CEO of both the Customer Retention Company as well as the First Intermark Corporation.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=34550 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Kasha Kelley ''Biography'']</ref>
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Kelley earned her B.S. in Broadcast Journalism from University of Kansas. Her professional experience includes serving as CEO of both the Customer Retention Company as well as the First Intermark Corporation.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=34550 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Kasha Kelley ''Biography'']</ref>
  
 
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Kelley's website lists her legislative priorities as taxes, marriage, * [[Education Committee, Kansas House of Representatives]], eminent domain, and the second amendment.<ref>[http://www.kashakelley.com/issues.html Rep. Kasha Kelley - Issues]</ref>
 
Kelley's website lists her legislative priorities as taxes, marriage, * [[Education Committee, Kansas House of Representatives]], eminent domain, and the second amendment.<ref>[http://www.kashakelley.com/issues.html Rep. Kasha Kelley - Issues]</ref>
  
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* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=34550 Project Vote Smart profile]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=34550 Project Vote Smart profile]
 
* [http://kansasvotes.org/Legislator.aspx?ID=15546 Kansas Votes profile]
 
* [http://kansasvotes.org/Legislator.aspx?ID=15546 Kansas Votes profile]

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Kasha Kelley
Kasha Kelley.jpg
Kansas House of Representatives District 80
Incumbent
In office
2005 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$88.66/day
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Kansas
Personal
ProfessionCEO, Customer Retention Company, First Intermark Corporation
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Kasha Kelley is a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing District 80. She was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

Kelley earned her B.S. in Broadcast Journalism from University of Kansas. Her professional experience includes serving as CEO of both the Customer Retention Company as well as the First Intermark Corporation.[1]


Rep. Kelley speaking about government transparency

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012
Education, Chair
Appropriations
Taxation

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Kelley served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Kelley served on the following committees:

Issues

Policy positions

Kelley's website lists her legislative priorities as taxes, marriage, * Education Committee, Kansas House of Representatives, eminent domain, and the second amendment.[2]

Kelley 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?"[3]

Elections

2012

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Kelley won re-election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 80. She was unopposed in the August 7 Republican primary and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6][7]

2010

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Kelley won re-election to the 79th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. She was also unopposed in the GOP primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[8]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Kelley was re-elected to the 79th District Seat in the Kansas House of Representatives, defeating Gene Burr (D). [9] Kelley raised $27,872 for her campaign, while Burr raised $38,370. [10]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 79
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngKasha Kelley (R) 4,990 65.5%
Gene Burr (D) 2,624 34.4%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Kelley is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Kelley raised a total of $84,412 during that time period. This information was last updated on 6/20/2013.[11]

Kasha Kelley's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kansas State House, District 80 Won $7,274
2010 Kansas State House, District 79 Won $13,714
2008 Kansas State House, District 79 Won $27,872
2006 Kansas State House, District 79 Won $18,537
2004 Kansas State House, District 79 Won $17,015
Grand Total Raised $84,412

2012

Kelley won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Kelley raised a total of $7,274.
Kansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Kasha Kelley's campaign in 2012
Kansas Bankers Association$1,000
Kansas Medical Society$1,000
Kansas Association of Realtors$750
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas$750
AT&T$600
Total Raised in 2012$7,274
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Kelley won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Kelley raised a total of $13,714.

2008

Kelley won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Kelley raised a total of $27,872.

2006

Kelley won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Kelley raised a total of $18,537.

2004

Kelley won election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Kelley raised a total of $17,015.

Scorecards

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.[12]

2013

Kasha Kelley received a score of 76.0% in the 2013 index.[13]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Vincent Wetta (D)
Kansas House of Representatives District 80
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Kansas House of Representatives District 79
2005–2013
Succeeded by
Ed Trimmer (D)