Nancy Boyda

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Nancy Boyda is a former member of Congress

Nancy Boyda, a Democrat, represented the 2nd Congressional District of Kansas in the U.S. House of Representatives between 2007-2009. She lost the November 2008 general election to Lynn Jenkins (R).

Record and controversies

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Iraq War

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Environmental record

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Biography

Boyda graduated from William Jewell college receiving dual degrees in education and chemistry. She has worked as an analytical chemist and field inspector for the Environmental Protection Agency and as held management positions at numerous pharmaceutical companies. Boyda is married to Steve Boyda and has two children and five step-children. She lives in Topeka, Kansas.[1]

2006 congressional election

Boyda was the Democratic Party nominee in the 2006 congressional election for the 2nd Congressional District of Kansas. She defeated incumbent Republican Rep. Jim Ryun 51% to 47% to take possession of the seat. [2]

Boyda campaigned against ideological conservatism and the role of money in politics. She campaigned on renewable energy, fiscal discipline, and a changed policy in Iraq. [3]

Money in politics

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Links to more campaign contribution information for Nancy Boyda
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Fundraising profile: 2006 election cycle Career totals
Top contributors by organization/corporation: 2006 election cycle Career totals
Top contributors by industry: 2006 election cycle Career totals


Committees and Affiliations

Committees

  • House Committee on Agriculture
    • Subcommittee on Conservation, Credit, Energy, and Research
    • Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management
    • Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, Nutrition and Forestry

More Background Data

Background information on Jim Ryun, whom Nancy Boyda challenged in the 2006 congressional elections:

Contact

DC Office:
1711 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515
Phone:(202) 225-6601
Fax:(202) 225-7986
Web Email
Website

Topeka:
510 SW 10th Avenue
Topeka, KS 66612
Phone:(785) 234-8111
Fax:(785) 234-9111

Pittsburg:
The Stilwell Hotel
701 N. Broadway, Suite A
Pittsburg, KS 66762
Phone:(620) 231-3011
Fax:(620) 231-4011

Articles and Resources

Resources

Local blogs and discussion sites

Articles

Corresponding article on Wikipedia and Cause Caller. (If Cause Caller link does not work, pick from its list of senators and representatives.)

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Committees: House Committee on Agriculture, House Committee on Agriculture/Subcommittee on Conservation Credit Energy and Research, House Committee on Agriculture/Subcommittee on Department Operations Oversight Nutrition and Forestry, House Committee on Agriculture/Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management, House Committee on Armed Services, House Committee on Armed Services/Subcommittee on Military Personnel, House Committee on Armed Services/Subcommittee on Readiness
Congressional Career
First Elected to Current Office:
November 7, 2006
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January 4, 2007
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January 3, 2009
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Date of Birth: August 2, 1955