|Kansas House of Representatives District 56|
|January 14, 2013 - Present|
|January 12, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Weigel served on the following committees:
|Kansas Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Pensions and Benefits|
|• Veterans, Military and Homeland Security|
Weigel won election in the 2012 election for Kansas House of Representatives District 56. Weigel ran unopposed in the August 7 Democratic primary and defeated Janet Mitchell (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Kansas House of Representatives, District 56, General Election, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Weigel is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Weigel raised a total of $6,678 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 19, 2013.
|Virgil Weigel's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Kansas State House, District 56||$6,678|
|Grand Total Raised||$6,678|
2012Weigel won election to the Kansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Weigel raised a total of $6,678.
|Kansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Virgil Weigel's campaign in 2012|
|International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers||$500|
|Topeka Federation of Labor||$500|
|Kansas National Education Association||$500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$6,678|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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.
Virgil Weigel received a score of 38.0% in the 2013 index.
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- Rep. Weigel's website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2012
- Kansas Secretary of State, "Candidates for the 2012 primary (official)," retrieved July 5, 2012.
- C-SPAN, "Kansas - Summary Vote Results," retrieved August 7, 2012.
- followthemoney.org, "Weigel, Virgil," Accessed June 19, 2013
- Kansas Policy Institute, "Freedom Index," accessed March 31, 2014
- 2013 Kansas Policy Index
Annie Tietze (D)
|Kansas House of Representatives District 56
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