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}}{{tnr}}'''Rob Bruchman''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Kansas House of Representatives]], representing District 20 since 2011.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Rob Bruchman''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Kansas House of Representatives]], representing District 20. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
  
Bruchman is an attorney and owns his own law firm. During law school, Rob served as an intern in the United States Attorney's Office in Kansas City, Kansas, as well as interning in the Kansas Legislature for State Representative Kevin Yoder. After graduation, Rob worked for the State of Kansas as an attorney. He then started Bruchman Law at age 32.
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Bruchman earned his B.A. in English from the University of Kansas in 2001 and his J.D. from the University of Kansas in 2004. His professional experience includes working as an attorney and owning his own law firm.
 
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Bruchman earned his undergraduate degree in English from the University of Kansas in 2001, graduating with honors and distinction. He received his Juris Doctor from the University of Kansas in 2004. Rob received the CALI award for excellence in Contracts II, was named Spears Scholar for Academic Achievement, was a member of the University of Kansas Honors Program and was named an Ambassador for the University of Kansas.
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:: ''See also: [[Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Bruchman won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Kansas House of Representatives]] District 20. He defeated [[Mark Read]] in the August 7 primary and ran unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.sos.ks.gov/elections/elections_upcoming_candidate_display.asp ''Kansas Secretary of State'', "Candidates for the 2012 Primary (unofficial)," retrieved June 19, 2012.]</ref><ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/KS_State_House_0807.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''C-SPAN'', "Kansas - Summary Vote Results," retrieved August 7, 2012.]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.ks.gov/ent/kssos_ent.html ''Kansas Secretary of State'', "2012 Kansas General Election Results," accessed November 7, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.ks.gov/ent/kssos_ent.html ''Kansas Secretary of State'', "2012 Kansas General Election Results," accessed November 7, 2012]</ref>
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Bruchman won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Kansas House of Representatives]] District 20. He defeated [[Mark Read]] in the August 7 primary and ran unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.kssos.org/elections/12elec/2012%20Primary%20Election%20Results.pdf ''Kansas Secretary of State'', "2012 Primary Election - Official Vote Totals," accessed March 31, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://www.kssos.org/elections/12elec/2012_General_Election_Results.pdf ''Kansas Secretary of State'', "2012 General Election - Official Vote Totals," accessed March 31, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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===2010===
 
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:: ''See also: [[Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Bruchman defeated [[Rob McKnight]] (D) in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://www.kssos.org/elections/10elec/2010_General_Election_Results.pdf Official Kansas House of Representatives General Election Results, 2010]</ref>
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Bruchman defeated [[Rob McKnight]] (D) in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://www.kssos.org/elections/10elec/2010_General_Election_Results.pdf ''Kansas Secretary of State'', "2010 General Election - Official Vote Totals," accessed March 29, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Scorecards==
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===Kansas Freedom Index===
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{{Kansas Policy Institute Writeup}}
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====2013====
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{{2013 Kansas Policy Index|name=Rob Bruchman|score=68.0}}
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
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==See also==
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* [[Kansas House of Representatives]]
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* [[Kansas House of Representatives#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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* [[Kansas State Legislature#Joint Legislative Committees|Joint Committees]]
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* [[Kansas state legislative districts]]
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* [[Kansas State Legislature]]
  
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.kslegislature.org/li/b2011_12/year1/members/rep_bruchman_bob_1/ House site]
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*[http://www.kslegislature.org/li/b2013_14/members/rep_bruchman_rob_1/ Rep. Bruchman's website]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=125046 Project Vote Smart biography]
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*[http://openstates.org/ks/legislators/KSL000050/rob-bruchman/ Profile from Open States]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=125046 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=125046 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=126703 2010]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=125046 Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=137297 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=126703 2010]
  
 
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Rob Bruchman
Rob Bruchman.jpg
Kansas House of Representatives District 20
Incumbent
In office
January 10, 2011 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$88.66/day
Per diem$129/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Kansas (2001)
J.D.University of Kansas (2004)
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Rob Bruchman is a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing District 20. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Bruchman earned his B.A. in English from the University of Kansas in 2001 and his J.D. from the University of Kansas in 2004. His professional experience includes working as an attorney and owning his own law firm.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012
Judiciary, Vice-chair
Rules and Journal
Corrections and Juvenile Justice
Utilities and Telecommunications

2011-2012

Bruchman served on the following committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:

Elections

2014

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Kansas House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election was held on August 5, 2014, and a general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014. Elizabeth Arnold was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Rob Bruchman was unopposed in the Republican primary. Bruchman defeated Arnold in the general election.[1][2]

Kansas House of Representatives District 20, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bruchman Incumbent 57.7% 6,075
     Democratic Elizabeth Arnold 42.3% 4,458
Total Votes 10,533

2012

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2012

Bruchman won election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 20. He defeated Mark Read in the August 7 primary and ran unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 20 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bruchman Incumbent 66.7% 2,591
Mark Read 33.3% 1,293
Total Votes 3,884

2010

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Bruchman defeated Rob McKnight (D) in the November 2 general election.[5]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 20 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRob Bruchman (R) 5,894
Rob McKnight (D) 3,650

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Bruchman is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Bruchman raised a total of $87,220 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 12, 2013.[6]

Rob Bruchman's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Kansas State House, District 20 Won $50,796
2010 Kansas State House, District 20 Won $36,424
Grand Total Raised $87,220

2012

Bruchman won re-election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Bruchman raised a total of $50,796.
Kansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Rob Bruchman's campaign in 2012
AT&T$1,250
Kansas Chamber Of Commerce & Industry$1,143
Sprint Nextel$1,000
Centurylink$1,000
Kansas Association Of Realtors$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$50,796
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Bruchman won election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Bruchman raised a total of $36,424.

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.[7]

2013

Rob Bruchman received a score of 68.0% in the 2013 index.[8]

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term Rob + Bruchman + Kansas + Legislature

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

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See also

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kevin Yoder (R)
Kansas House of Representatives District 20
2011-Present
Succeeded by
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