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Kansas

Kansas: Legislative Spending Agendas
113th Congress, First Session


 

Name Party Increases Decreases Net Spending Agenda # of Increases # of Decreases
Moran, Jerry R $3,571 ($154,054) ($150,483) 20 6
Roberts, Pat R $3,442 ($208,970) ($205,528) 19 13
Average   $3,507 ($181,512) ($178,006) 20 10
             
Huelskamp, Tim R $3,444 ($219,152) ($215,708) 12 17
Jenkins, Lynn R $4,319 ($97,310) ($92,991) 19 16
Pompeo, Mike R $7,214 ($99,182) ($91,968) 11 10
Yoder, Kevin R $17,628 ($93,822) ($76,194) 19 10
Average   $8,151 ($127,367) ($119,215) 15 13

 

  • Among the states and territories, Kansas’s House delegation had the 2nd largest average net spending reduction agenda: $119.2 billion.
  • Every member of Kansas’s House delegation was a net cutter. Only 12 members of the House proposed net spending reductions above $200 billion; one was from Kansas.
  • Kansas’s Senate delegation proposed $178 billion in net spending reductions on average, the 6th highest in that chamber.
  • In the Senate, 36 members proposed net spending reductions above $100 billion; two were from Kansas.

The full report contains lots of other data points, including the cost of all bills introduced in each Chamber and a look at fiscally-related member caucuses such as the Tea Party Caucus.

Resources:

National Taxpayers Union Foundation
108 North Alfred Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
703-683-5700, fax: 703-683-5722, e-mail: ntuf@ntu.org
www.ntu.org/ntuf
This report should not be construed as an attempt to aid or hinder the passage of any bill before Congress or as reflecting on a Member’s fitness to serve.