kids encyclopedia robot

Kansas's 1st congressional district facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Kansas's 1st congressional district
Kansas US Congressional District 1 (since 2013).tif
Kansas's 1st congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Representative
  Roger Marshall
RGreat Bend
Population (2010) 725,222
Median income $49,380
Ethnicity
Cook PVI R+24

Kansas's 1st congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of Kansas. It has 63 counties from western and northern Kansas (more than half of the state) in it. It is the 12th biggest congressional district in the United States. Located within the district are Manhattan, Salina, Dodge City, Emporia, Garden City, Hays and Hutchinson. It is a very rural district. It is believed to include the geographic center of the 48 connected states.

List of members representing the district

Member Party Years Cong
ress
Electoral history
District created March 4, 1875
William Addison Phillips (Kansas Congressman).jpg
William A. Phillips
Republican March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1879
Redistricted from the At-large district.
John Alexander Anderson - Brady-Handy.jpg
John A. Anderson
Republican March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1885
[data unknown/missing]
Redistricted to the C.
ENMorrill.jpg
Edmund N. Morrill
Republican March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1891
Redistricted from the C.
[data unknown/missing]
Case Broderick (Kansas Congressman).jpg
Case Broderick
Republican March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1899
[data unknown/missing]
Lost renomination.
Charles Curtis-portrait.jpg
Charles Curtis
Republican March 4, 1899 –
January 28, 1907
Redistricted from the C.
Resigned when elected U.S. Senator.
DanielReadAnthony.jpg
Daniel R. Anthony Jr.
Republican May 23, 1907 –
March 3, 1929
[data unknown/missing]
Retired.
William P. Lambertson (Kansas Congressman).jpg
William Lambertson
Republican March 4, 1929 –
January 3, 1945
[data unknown/missing]
Lost renomination.
Albert M. Cole (Kansas Congressman).jpg
Albert M. Cole
Republican January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1953
[data unknown/missing]
Lost re-election.
Howard S. Miller (Kansas Congressman).jpg
Howard S. Miller
Democratic January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1955
83rd [data unknown/missing]
Lost re-election.
William Henry Avery.png
William H. Avery
Republican January 3, 1955 –
January 3, 1963
[data unknown/missing]
Redistricted to the C.
Bob Dole cph.3b30808.jpg
Bob Dole
Republican January 3, 1963 –
January 3, 1969
Redistricted from the C.
Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
Keith Sebelius.jpg
Keith Sebelius
Republican January 3, 1969 –
January 3, 1981
[data unknown/missing]
Retired.
Pat Roberts, official 97th Congress photo.png
Pat Roberts
Republican January 3, 1981 –
January 3, 1997
[data unknown/missing]
Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
Jerry Moran, 109th Congress, official portrait.jpg
Jerry Moran
Republican January 3, 1997 –
January 3, 2011
[data unknown/missing]
Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
Tim Huelskamp (cropped).jpg
Tim Huelskamp
Republican January 3, 2011 –
January 3, 2017
[data unknown/missing]
Lost renomination.
Roger Marshall official portrait (cropped).jpg
Roger Marshall
Republican January 3, 2017 –
Present
Elected in 2016.

Election results from presidential races

Year Office Results
2000 President George W. Bush 67 – Al Gore 29%
2004 George W. Bush 72 – John Kerry 26%
2008 John McCain 69 – Barack Obama 30%
2012 Mitt Romney 70 – Barack Obama 28%
2016 Donald Trump 69 – Hillary Clinton 24%

Recent election results

2002

Kansas's 1st congressional district election (2002)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jerry Moran* 186,850 91.10
Libertarian Jack Warner 18,250 8.90
Total votes 205,100 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2004

Kansas's 1st congressional district election (2004)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jerry Moran* 239,776 90.72
Libertarian Jack Warner 24,517 9.28
Total votes 264,293 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2006

Kansas's 1st congressional district election (2006)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jerry Moran* 153,298 78.65
Democrat John Doll 38,820 19.92
Reform Sylvester Cain 2,792 1.43
Total votes 194,910 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2008

Kansas's 1st congressional district election (2008)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jerry Moran* 214,549 81.88
Democrat James Bordonaro 34,771 13.27
Reform Kathleen Burton 7,145 2.73
Libertarian Jack Warner 5,562 2.12
Total votes 262,027 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2010

Kansas's 1st congressional district election (2010)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Tim Huelskamp 142,281 73.76
Democrat Alan Jilka 44,068 22.85
Libertarian Jack Warner 6,537 3.39
Total votes 192,886 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2012

Kansas's 1st congressional district election (2012)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Tim Huelskamp (incumbent) 211,337 100
Total votes 211,337 100
Republican hold

2014

Kansas's 1st congressional district election (2014)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Tim Huelskamp (incumbent) 138,764 67.97
Democrat James Sherow 65,397 32.03
Total votes 204,161 100
Republican hold

2016

Kansas's 1st congressional district election (2016)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Roger Marshall 166,051 66.24%
Independent Alan LaPolice 66,218 26.41%
Libertarian Kerry Burt 18,415 7.35%
Total votes 250,684 100%
Republican hold

Historical district boundaries

KS district 1-108th
2003–2013

Related pages

Coordinates: 38°37′01″N 95°16′24″W / 38.61687°N 95.27344°W / 38.61687; -95.27344

kids search engine
Kansas's 1st congressional district Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.