Rep. Lynn Jenkins
Republican • 2nd District, Kansas • 3rd Term • Sworn In 2009
- 20 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 105 of 437) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 50 of 437)
- 281 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 167 of 440) 22 Made Into Law (Ranks 44 of 440)
Jenkins was born on June 10, 1963, in Holton, Kansas. She is a graduate of Kansas State University and Weber State College, and she is a Certified Public Accountant. She was elected to the Kansas House of Representatives in 1998. She was a member of the House from 1999 to 2000 and then served in the Kansas Senate from 2001 to 2002. In 2002, she was elected as the 37th State Treasurer of Kansas, defeating Democrat Sally Finney by winning 56%-43%. In 2006, Jenkins was re-elected to a second term. She defeated Democrat Larry Wilson 64%-35%.<ref name="campaignwebsite"> Lynn Jenkins for US Congress</ref> She has two children. Her husband, Scott Jenkins, filed for divorce on November 7, 2008.<ref name="Barbara Hollingsworth">Barbara Hollingsworth, "Lynn Jenkins' husband files for divorce," Topeka Capital-Journal, November 10, 2008.</ref>
- Today: 10
- Past Seven Days: 37
- All-Time: 27,892
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5304 - Audiology Patient Choice Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Aug 01, 2014 3 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for treatment of audiologists as physicians for purposes of furnishing audiology se...
H.R.4935 - Child Tax Credit Improvement Act of 2014Pursuant to the provisions Jul 25, 2014 25 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements to the child tax credit.
H.R.4781 - Medicare Access to Rural Anesthesiology Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee May 30, 2014 14 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide payment under part A of the Medicare Program on a reasonable cost basis for anesthe...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5793 - Cyber Supply Chain Management and Transparency Act of 2014Sponsor introductory remarks on measure Dec 04, 2014 7 Views
To ensure the integrity of any software, firmware, or product developed for or purchased by the United States Government that uses a third par...
H.R.5780 - Protecting the Integrity of Medicare Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 19, 2014 16 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the integrity of the Medicare program, and for other purposes.
H.R.5768 - Separation of Powers Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Dec 09, 2014 6 Views
To prohibit the use of funds for granting deferred action or other immigration relief to aliens not lawfully present in the United States.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5699: John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5699 John Muir National Historic Site Expansion ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 83: Making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment: H R 83 An Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to energyAye (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 5806: Supporting America's Charities Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5806 Supporting America’s Charities ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014