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This profile of Kansas's 02nd Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent Lynn Jenkins Incumbent running? Yes Primary challenge? No primary challenge for incumbent. Cook Political Report Partisan Voting Index Non-competitive seat Cook Political Report Race Classification Non-competitive seat
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Lynn Jenkins Republican Confirmed candidate FEC Source July 15, 2011 Cheryl Hudspeth Democratic Out of race KS SOS Source June 17, 2012 2010 Candidate
Did Not File
Scott Barnhart Democratic Out - lost primary AP Source July 20, 2011 Tobias Schlingensiepen Democratic Confirmed candidate Media Story Source May 26, 2012 Robert Eye Democratic Out - lost primary AP Source August 20, 2012
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Lynn Jenkins, Tobias Schlingensiepen TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Lynn Jenkins Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source April 11, 2009 Nancy Boyda Democratic Out FEC Source March 29, 2009 Former Congresswoman & 2008 Candidate Laura Kelly Democratic Out Media Story Source December 31, 2009 Dennis Pyle Republican Out KS SOS Source August 26, 2009 Lost Primary Thomas Koch Democratic Out KS SOS Source September 1, 2010 Lost Primary Sean Tavis Democratic Out KS SOS Source September 1, 2010 Lost Primary Cheryl Hudspeth Democratic Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source September 1, 2010
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Lynn Jenkins, Cheryl Hudspeth Lynn Jenkins
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Nancy Boyda
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Lynn Jenkins Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 22, 2009 Nancy Boyda Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 22, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Lynn Jenkins, Nancy Boyda Lynn Jenkins
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 54% George W. Bush 41% Al Gore 2004 59% George W. Bush 39% John Kerry 2008 55% John McCain 43% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Kansas congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "KS-02" (link)Campaign contribution methodology: Information is updated daily from the Center for Responsive Politics (OpenSecrets.org), which downloads their data from the Federal Election Commission on the first weekday of each work week. Candidates must have filed a report with the FEC to show up in the widget and inactive candidates are screened out by CRP.