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Todd Tiahrt

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Todd Tiahrt
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U.S. House, Kansas, District 4
Former member
In office
January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2011
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2010
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sEvangel University,
Master'sMissouri State University
Date of birthJune 15, 1951
Place of birthVermillion, South Dakota
ProfessionAerospace executive
ReligionAssembly of God
Todd Tiahrt was a Republican member of the U.S. House representing the 4th district of Kansas.


Along with six other members of a the House Committee on Appropriations subcommittee on defense, which controls Pentagon spending, Tiahrt fell under scrutiny by ethics investigators in fall 2009. Two separate ethics offices are examining the seven lawmakers who helped steer federal funds to clients of the PMA Group. The lawmakers under scrutiny, John P. Murtha (D-Penn.), Pete Visclosky (D-Ind.), Jim Moran (D-Va.), Norm Dicks (D-Wash.), Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio) , Bill Young (R-Fla.) and Tiahrt, also received campaign contributions from the firm and its clients.[1]

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