Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kansas) biography

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Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS)

4th term Republican from Kansas.


Residence: Dodge City

Marital Status: Married (Franki)

Prev. Occupation: Journalist, Congressional Aide

Prev. Political Exp.: US House, 1981-97; US Senate, 1997-present

Military: USMC, 1958-62

Education: BA Kansas State University, 1958

Birthdate: 04/20/1936

Birthplace: Topeka, KS

Religion: Methodist

Percentage in Last Election: 53%

Major Opponent: Greg Orman (I)


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Pat Roberts.


Washington, D.C. Office:

109 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-4774
Fax: (202) 224-3514

Overland Park Office: (more district offices)

11900 College Boulevard, Suite 203
Overland Park, Kansas 66210
Phone: (913) 451-9343
Fax: 202-224-4411



Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Jackie Cottrell
  • Scheduler: Jensine Moyer
  • Legis. Dir.: Amber Kirchhoefer
  • Comm. Dir.: Stacey Daniels
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Emily Patt
  • Education LA: Flin Hyre
  • Telecomm LA: Eric Slee
  • Transportation LA: Emily Patt
  • Trade LA: Emily Patt
  • Commerce LA: PJ Austin
  • Labor LA: Flin Hyre
  • Budget LA: PJ Austin
  • Government Affairs LA: Tashayla Person
  • Space - NASA LA: Flin Hyre
  • Animal Welfare LA: Katherine Thomas



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Pat Roberts voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A Motion to Recede and Amend the Bill; Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 11/08/2007 Nay Not Scored

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Pat Roberts's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Pat Roberts a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.1021 - 'A bill to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, and for other purposes. No Send Message to Sen. Pat Roberts
S.250 - 'A bill to amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to improve th... Yes Send Message to Sen. Pat Roberts


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