Pete Brungardt

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Pete Brungardt
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Kansas State Senate District 24
Incumbent
In office
2001 - present
Term ends
January 14, 2013
Years in position 13
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$88.50/day
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2008
First electedNovember 7, 2000
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
City Commission, Salina
1991 – 1999
Salina City Planning Commission
1986 – 1991
Education
Bachelor'sPennsylvania College of Optometry (1969)
OtherPennsylvania College of Optometry (1971)
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 30, 1947
Place of birthSalina, Kansas
ProfessionOptometrist
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification

Pete Brungardt is a Republican member of the Kansas State Senate, representing the 24th District since 2001. His previous political experiences include the Salina City Planning Commission (1986-1991), Salina City Commission (1991-1999), and Mayor of Salina (1993-1994, 1998-1999).

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Brungardt has been appointed to these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Brungardt served on these committees:

Issues

Sen. Brungardt does not have a website where he lists his issue positions.

See: Pete Brungardt issue positions on Project Vote Smart

Legislation sponsored or co-sponsored by Sen. Brungardt includes:[1]

  • A bill establishing the Medical Marijuana Defense Act[2]
  • A bill defining the jurisdiction of law enforcement officers[3]

Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Brungardt was re-elected to the 24th District Seat in the Kansas State Senate, defeating Abner Perney (D).[4] Brungardt raised $93,659 for his campaign, while Perney raised $11,004.[5]

Kansas State Senate, District 24 (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngPete Brungardt (R) 18,976 66.7%
Abner Perney (D) 9,449 33.2%

Campaign donors

In 2008 Brungardt collected $93,659 in donations.[6]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Kansas Republican Senatorial Committee $6,800
Kansas National Education Association $2,000
Kansas Contractors Association $2,000
Kansas Association of Realtors $2,000

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
Ben E. Vidricksen
Kansas Senate District 24
2001–present
Succeeded by
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