Larry Powell (Kansas politician)

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Larry Powell
Member of the Kansas Senate
from the 39th district
Incumbent
Assumed office
2013
Preceded by Stephen Morris
Personal details
Born (1939-09-17) September 17, 1939 (age 74)[1]
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Myrna Powell
Residence Garden City, Kansas
Profession rancher/environmentalist

Larry Powell is a Republican member of the Kansas Senate, representing the 39th district since 2013.

He is a Garden City rancher and environmentalist, and is married to Myrna Powell.

Committee membership[edit]

  • Taxation
  • Agriculture and Natural Resources Budget (Vice-Chair)
  • Agriculture and Natural Resources (Chair)[2]

Major donors[edit]

The top 5 donors to Powell's 2008 campaign:[3]

  • 1. Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation $750
  • 2. Kansas Realtors Assoc $500
  • 3. Kansas Chamber of Commerce $500
  • 4. Koch Industries $500
  • 5. Kansas Medical Society $500

Elections[edit]

Larry R. Powell defeated 20-year incumbent Stephen Morris by a 5,106-4,737 margin in the Republican Primary on Aug. 7, 2012. [4][5] Morris had been the Senate president since 2005.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.kanfocus.com/FMPro.php?-DB=House_Profiles_KS&-lay=Contact_Current&-format=Contact_House.html&-RecID=1911&-find
  2. ^ http://www.kslegislature.org/li/b2013_14/members/sen_powell_larry_1/ Senate profile
  3. ^ Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions
  4. ^ Kansas Secretary of State, "Candidates for the 2012 Primary (official)," retrieved March 4, 2013.
  5. ^ Kansas Secretary of State, Official 2012 Primary Results
  6. ^ Profile from the Kansas Legislature

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