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Jacob LaTurner

Born February 17,1988, Galena, Kansas.

Jacob LaTurner was born February 17, 1988, in Galena, Kansas. He earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from Pittsburg State University.

He served the 130th district in the Kansas State Senate from January 9, 2013, until Governor Sam Brownback appointed him the 40th state treasurer to replace Ron Estes who won a special election for Kansas’ fourth congressional district. LaTurner was sworn into office as the 40th state treasurer on April 25, 2017.

Entry: Jacob LaTurner

Author: Kansas Historical Society

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Date Created: July 2017

Date Modified: January 2018

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