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  name                = Rocky Fund |
 
  name                = Rocky Fund |
 
  profile image      =  |
 
  profile image      =  |
 
  political position  = Kansas House of Representatives District 50 |
 
  political position  = Kansas House of Representatives District 50 |
  incumbency          = Incumbent |
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  retired        = Former member |
  assumed office      = 2007 |
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  term in office began     = 2007 |
  term ends           = 2011 |
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  term in office ended           = Died April 28, 2011|
 
  political party    = [[Republican]] |
 
  political party    = [[Republican]] |
 
  profession          = District Manager, Water District |
 
  profession          = District Manager, Water District |
website            = [http://www.kslegislature.org/legsrv-house/searchHouse.do?rep=4404 Rocky Fund] |
 
}}{{TOCnestright}}'''Rocky Fund''' is a [[Republican Party (United States)|Republican]] member of the [[Kansas House of Representatives]], representing the 50th district.  He has served since 2007.
 
  
Fund has worked as a District Manager for the Water District.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=65762 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Rocky Fund ''Biography'']</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}'''Rocky Fund''' was a [[Republican Party (United States)|Republican]] member of the [[Kansas House of Representatives]], representing the 50th District.  He served from 2007 until his death on April 28, 2011.<ref>[http://cjonline.com/news/2011-04-28/hoyt-representative-fund-dies#.TqYBYrKPWuI ''The Topeka Capital Journal,'' "Hoyt representative Fund dies," April 28, 2011] </ref>
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Fund worked as a District Manager for the Water District.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=65762 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Rocky Fund ''Biography'']</ref>
  
 
==Policy Positions==
 
==Policy Positions==
Fund 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?"<ref>[http://votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=65762 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Fund ''Issue Positions'']</ref>
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Fund 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?"<ref>[http://votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=65762 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Fund ''Issue Positions'']</ref>
  
 
===Sponsored legislation===                                                     
 
===Sponsored legislation===                                                     
Has not sponsored any major legislation.<ref>[http://www.kslegislature.org/legsrv-legisIntroduced/detailsLegislation.do;jsessionid=A32630761036BDC6BFC42A5E62AEB727 Kansas Legislature - Bills Introduced by Member]</ref>
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Did not sponsored any major legislation.<ref>[http://www.kslegislature.org/legsrv-legisIntroduced/detailsLegislation.do;jsessionid=A32630761036BDC6BFC42A5E62AEB727 Kansas Legislature - Bills Introduced by Member]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Fund served on the following committees:
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* [[Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, Kansas House of Representatives]]
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* [[Federal and State Affairs Committee, Kansas House of Representatives]]
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* [[Government Efficiency Committee, Kansas House of Representatives]], Vice Chair
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* [[Special Claims Against the State Committee, Kansas State Legislature]]
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Fund served on the following committees:
 
* [[Energy and Utilities Committee, House of Representatives]]
 
* [[Energy and Utilities Committee, House of Representatives]]
 
* [[Federal and State Affairs Committee, House of Representatives]]
 
* [[Federal and State Affairs Committee, House of Representatives]]
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2010===
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::''See also: [[Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
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Fund won re-election to the 50th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition.  He was also unopposed in the GOP primary.  The general election took place on November 2, 2010.<ref>[http://www.kssos.org/elections/10elec/2010_General_Election_Results.pdf Official Kansas House of Representatives General Election Results, 2010]</ref>
  
 
===2008===
 
===2008===
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==Major donors==
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==Campaign donors==
The top 5 donors to Fund's 2008 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=107973 Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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===2008===
*1. Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation $1,000
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In 2008 Fund collected $16,687 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=107973 Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
*2. Kansas Contractors Assoc $1,000
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*3. Kansas Optometric Assoc $750
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His four largest contributors were:
*4. AT&T $750
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*5. Kansas Medical Society $500
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| Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation
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| Kansas Contractors Association
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| Kansas Optometric Association
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| AT&T
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==Contact information==
 
==Contact information==
 
Capitol Office
 
Capitol Office
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Room: DSOB
 
Room: DSOB
Phone: 785-296-7689 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              785-296-7689      end_of_the_skype_highlighting
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Phone: 785-296-7689  
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Email: rocky.fund@house.ks.gov
 
Email: rocky.fund@house.ks.gov
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
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{{Submit a leg link}}
 
* [http://www.kslegislature.org/legsrv-house/searchHouse.do?rep=4404 Kansas Legislature - Rocky Fund]
 
* [http://www.kslegislature.org/legsrv-house/searchHouse.do?rep=4404 Kansas Legislature - Rocky Fund]
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=65762 Project Vote Smart profile]
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* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=65762 Project Vote Smart Bio]
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*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=65762 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
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*[http://www.freedomspeaks.com/official/39112/kansas-(ks)-state-representative-rocky-fund-%5Bks-house-of-representatives%5D Freedom Speaks Profile]
 
* [http://kansasvotes.org/Legislator.aspx?ID=15523 Kansas Votes profile]
 
* [http://kansasvotes.org/Legislator.aspx?ID=15523 Kansas Votes profile]
 
* Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=91002 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=107973 2008]
 
* Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=91002 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=107973 2008]
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Revision as of 18:28, 19 December 2013

Rocky Fund
Kansas House of Representatives District 50
Former member
Term in office began
2007
Term in office ended
Died April 28, 2011
Political party Republican
Profession District Manager, Water District
Rocky Fund was a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing the 50th District. He served from 2007 until his death on April 28, 2011.[1]

Fund worked as a District Manager for the Water District.[2]

Policy Positions

Fund 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]

Did not sponsored any major legislation.[4]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: Kansas House of Representatives elections, 2010

Fund won re-election to the 50th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the GOP primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[5]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Fund was re-elected to the 50th District Seat in the Kansas House of Representatives with no opposition. [6] He raised $16,687 for his campaign. [7]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 50
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngRocky Fund (R) 9,172 100%

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008 Fund collected $16,687 in donations.[8]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation $1,000
Kansas Contractors Association $1,000
Kansas Optometric Association $750
AT&T $750

Contact information

Capitol Office

Room: DSOB

Phone: 785-296-7689

Email: rocky.fund@house.ks.gov

External links

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References

Political offices
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Kansas House of Representatives District 50
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