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'''Stephen Morris''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Kansas Senate]], representing the '''39th''' District since 1992.  He has been the President of the Senate since 2004.  Previously, from 1977 to 1993, he was the President and Vice-President of the Unified School District 210 Board of Education.  
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political position  = Kansas Senate District 39 |
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political party    = [[Republican]] |
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profession          = Farmer |
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website            = [http://www.kslegislature.org/legsrv-senate/searchSenate.do?rep=4490 Senate site] |
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'''Stephen Morris''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Kansas Senate]], representing the '''39th''' District since 1993.  He has been the President of the Senate since 2004.  Previously, from 1977 to 1993, he was the President and Vice-President of the Unified School District 210 Board of Education.  
  
 
==Issue positions==
 
==Issue positions==
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''See: [http://www.votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=6906 Stephen Morris's issue positions from Project Vote Smart]''
 
''See: [http://www.votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=6906 Stephen Morris's issue positions from Project Vote Smart]''
  
===Committee assignments===
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==Committee assignments==
 
Sen. Morris serves on these legislative committees:<ref>[http://www.kslegislature.org/legsrv-senate/searchSenate.do?rep=4490 Profile from the Kansas Legislature]</ref>
 
Sen. Morris serves on these legislative committees:<ref>[http://www.kslegislature.org/legsrv-senate/searchSenate.do?rep=4490 Profile from the Kansas Legislature]</ref>
* Interstate Cooperation (chair)
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* [[Interstate Cooperation Committee, Kansas Senate|Interstate Cooperation]] (Chair)
* Joint Committee on Legislative Coordinating Council (chair)
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* [[Organization, Calendar and Rules Committee, Kansas Senate|Organization, Calendar and Rules]] (Chair)
* Organization, Calendar and Rules (chair)
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* [[Pensions, Investments and Benefits Joint Committee, Kansas State Legislature|Joint Committee on Pensions, Investments and Benefits]] (Chair)
* Joint Committee on Pensions, Investments and Benefits (vice-chair)
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* [[Legislative Coordinating Council Joint Committee, Kansas State Legislature|Joint Committee on Legislative Coordinating Council]] (Vice Chair)
* Agriculture
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* [[Agriculture Committee, Kansas Senate|Agriculture]]
* Federal and State Affairs
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* [[Federal and State Affairs Committee, Kansas Senate|Federal and State Affairs]]
* Natural Resources
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* [[Natural Resources Committee, Kansas Senate|Natural Resources]]
  
===Sponsored legislation===
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==Sponsored legislation==
 
Recent legislation sponsored or co-sponsored by Sen. Morris includes:<reF>[http://www.kslegislature.org/legsrv-legisIntroduced/detailsLegislation.do Legislation]</ref>
 
Recent legislation sponsored or co-sponsored by Sen. Morris includes:<reF>[http://www.kslegislature.org/legsrv-legisIntroduced/detailsLegislation.do Legislation]</ref>
 
* An amendment to create a budget stabilization fund<reF>[http://www.kslegislature.org/bills/2010/2009_1614.pdf Bill 1614]</reF>
 
* An amendment to create a budget stabilization fund<reF>[http://www.kslegislature.org/bills/2010/2009_1614.pdf Bill 1614]</reF>

Revision as of 19:10, 1 May 2010

Stephen Morris
StephenMorris.jpg
Kansas Senate District 39
Incumbent
Assumed office
1993
Current term ends
2013
Political party Republican
Profession Farmer
Website Senate site

Stephen Morris is a Republican member of the Kansas Senate, representing the 39th District since 1993. He has been the President of the Senate since 2004. Previously, from 1977 to 1993, he was the President and Vice-President of the Unified School District 210 Board of Education.

Issue positions

Sen. Morris does not list his issue positions on his website.

See: Stephen Morris's issue positions from Project Vote Smart

Committee assignments

Sen. Morris serves on these legislative committees:[1]

Recent legislation sponsored or co-sponsored by Sen. Morris includes:[2]

  • An amendment to create a budget stabilization fund[3]

Major donors

Some of the top contributors to Sen. Morris's 2008 campaign, according to the National Institute on Money in State Politics:[4]

Kansas for Quality Mental Health Services, Astrazeneca, Kansas Association of Realtors, Westlink Communications, Heavy Constructors Association

Financial, insurance and real estate companies were his largest donor group.

External links

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