Jim Slattery

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Jim Slattery is the Democratic candidate for the Senate in Kansas

James Charles Slattery is a former U.S. Representative, and currently the Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the Senate in Kansas. He is the Democratic nominee who will challenge incumbent Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kansas) in the 2008 general election in November. He won in primary elections which took place on August 5, 2008. [1]


Positions, record and controversies


Slattery served as a U.S. Representative from 1983 to 1995.

2008 elections

Slattery is the the Democratic nominee who will challenge Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kansas) in the 2008 congressional elections.[2][3] He won in primary elections which took place on August 5, 2008. [1]

Money in politics

This section contains links to – and feeds from – money in politics databases. For specific controversies, see this article's record and controversies section.

Campaign contributions

The following is drawn from government records of campaign contributions to Jim Slattery. Campaign contributions are one of the most direct conduits for influencing members of Congress. How to use this information.

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Committees and affiliations


Slattery will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.


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Articles and resources

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 '’Kansas 2008 General Election,"The Green Papers", August 6, 2008
  2. 2008 Race Tracker page on Kansas’s Senate Race
  3. Rachel Kapochunas, "Slattery Kicks Off Campaign in Kansas," CQPolitics.com, April 29, 2008.

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