Last updated on: 1/5/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Sam Brownback, JD Biography

Title:
US Senator (R-KS)
Position:
None Found to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Oct. 19, 2007

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • United States Senator (R-KS), 1997-present
  • United States Congressman (2nd Congressional District of Kansas), 1994-1996
  • White House Fellow detailed to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, 1990-1991
  • Kansas Secretary of Agriculture, 1986-1993
  • Vice Chair, Riley County Republican Party, 1984
  • Air Force Caucus
  • Army Caucus
  • Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
  • Co-Chair, Congressional Wireless Caucus
  • Co-Chair, Human Rights Caucus
  • Co-Chair, Senate Cancer Coalition
  • Co-Founder, Senate Fiscal Watch Team
  • Senate National Guard Caucus
  • Chair, Senate Values Action Team
  • Co-Chair, Silk Road Caucus
  • Senate Committee on Appropriations
  • Senate Committee on the Judiciary
  • Joint Economic Committee
  • Helsinki Commission
  • Treasurer, Kansas Day Club, 1985-1986
  • Co-Founder, Student Forum on Faith & Values Leadership
Education:
  • JD, University of Kansas, 1982
  • BS, Agricultural Economics, Kansas State University, 1979
Other:
  • 108 votes missed (39.0 percent of 277 total votes), during the 110th Congress (as of July 26, 2007)