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Worley's website lists his legislative priorities as education, economic development, environment, and immigration.<Ref>[http://www.ronworley.com/legislative-topics Rep. Ron Worley ''Legislative Topics'']</ref>  
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Worley's website lists his legislative priorities as * [[Education Committee, Kansas House of Representatives]], * [[Economic Development Committee, Kansas State Legislature]], environment, and immigration.<Ref>[http://www.ronworley.com/legislative-topics Rep. Ron Worley ''Legislative Topics'']</ref>  
  
 
He 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=68020 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Worley ''Issue Positions'']</ref>
 
He 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=68020 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Worley ''Issue Positions'']</ref>
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Worley has been appointed to the following committees:
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* [[Aging and Long Term Care Committee, Kansas House of Representatives]], Vice Chair
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* [[Local Government Committee, Kansas House of Representatives]]
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*[[Pensions, Investments and Benefits Committee, Kansas State Legislature]]
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* [[Transportation Committee, Kansas House of Representatives]]
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* [[Vision 2020 Committee, Kansas House of Representatives]]
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Worley served on the following committees:
 
* [[Commerce and Labor Committee, House of Representatives]]
 
* [[Commerce and Labor Committee, House of Representatives]]
 
* [[Transportation Committee, House of Representatives]]
 
* [[Transportation Committee, House of Representatives]]
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Worley won re-election to the 30th 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>
 
Worley won re-election to the 30th 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>

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Ron Worley
Kansas House of Representatives District 30
Incumbent
Assumed office
2007
Current term ends
January 10, 2013
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Ron Worley is a Republican member of the Kansas House of Representatives, representing the 30th district. He has served since 2007.

Prior to being elected, Worley worked for 14 years as a building official in Lenexa, and has served in the U.S. Air Force. He received his Bachelor's in Business Administration from Kansas State University.

Worley is a member of the Kansas City Catbackers Club, Leadership Lenexa Alumni Association, Lenexa Chamber of Commerce, and the Veteran's of Foreign Wars.[1]

Policy Positions

Worley's website lists his legislative priorities as * Education Committee, Kansas House of Representatives, * Economic Development Committee, Kansas State Legislature, environment, and immigration.[2]

He 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]

  • H 2154 Conduct and offenses giving rise to forfeiture; adding prostitution and related offenses. 02/24/2009
  • H 2245 Fair credit reporting act, credit freeze. 02/05/2009[4]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Worley has been appointed to the following committees:

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: [[Kansas House of Representatives * Elections Committee, Kansas House of Representatives, 2010]]

Worley won re-election to the 30th 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, Worley was re-elected to the 30th District Seat in the Kansas House of Representatives, defeating Chris Napolitano (D) and Mark Darby (L). [6] Worley raised $26,608 for his campaign, while Napolitano raised $4,680 and Darby raised $0. [7]

Kansas House of Representatives, District 30
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.pngRon Worley (R) 5,676 56.3%
Chris Napolitano (D) 3,725 36.9%
Mark Darby (L) 668 6.6%

Campaign donors

In 2008 Worley collected $26,608.[8]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce $1,650
Kansas Contractors Association $1,000
Kansans for Lifesaving Cures $1,000
Kansas Association of Realtors $900

Contact information

Capitol Office

Room: DSOB

Phone: 785-296-7653

Email: ron.worley@house.ks.gov

External links

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