Rep. Lynn Jenkins
Republican • 2nd District, Kansas • 4th Term • Sworn In 2009
- 13 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 63 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 19 of 436)
- 139 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 116 of 440) 2 Made Into Law (Ranks 29 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>
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- Past Seven Days: 31
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.2904Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 4 Views
To amend title 49, United States Code, to clarify the use of a towaway trailer transportation combination, and for other purposes.
H.R.2878Referred to House Ways and Means Jun 24, 2015 8 Views
To provide for the extension of the enforcement instruction on supervision requirements for outpatient therapeutic services in critical access...
H.R.2856 - Citizen Empowerment Act of 2015Referred to House Judiciary Jun 23, 2015 10 Views
To amend title 5, United States Code, to establish certain procedures for conducting in-person or telephonic interactions by Executive branch ...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.2903Referred to House Budget Jun 25, 2015 5 Views
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reform taxation of alcoholic beverages.
H.R.2912Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 4 Views
To establish a commission to examine the United States monetary policy, evaluate alternative monetary regimes, and recommend a course for mone...
H.R.2913Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 3 Views
To amend the Federal Reserve Act to improve the functioning and transparency of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the F...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2200: CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2200 CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing ActAye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1295: AGOA Extension and Enhancement Act of 2015
On Motion to Concur in Senate Amendment to House Amendment to Senate Amendment: H R 1295 To extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act, the Generalized System of Preferences, the preferential duty treatment program for Haiti, and for other purposes.Nay (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1615: DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1615 DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015Aye (with party)June 25, 2015