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Dan Lykins and Roger Fincher

Lykins, Judy

Three photographs of Dan Lykins and Roger Fincher, Topeka attorneys, at the American Trial Lawyers Conference in Chicago, Illinois. They are posed with three political figures/Presidential candidates John Edwards, Howard Dean and Bill Richardson.


Charles Patrick (Pat) Roberts

A portrait of Charles Patrick (Pat) Roberts, who was elected in 1980 to the U.S. House of Representatives from Kansas' first congressional district. He served until 1997, when he was elected to the U.S. Senate. As a senator, he chaired the Senate Intelligence Committee and subcommitte on Emgerging Threats and Capabilities.


Jerry Moran

This is a formal portrait of Congressman Jerry Moran. A banker and lawyer from Hays, Kansas, Moran served eight years in the Kansas Senate, 1989-1996, before he sought and won Kansas' first congressional district in 1996. The first congressional district a predominately rural area, consist of sixty nine counties and is referred to as "the Big First". Advocating on behalf of Kansas' rural communities has given Moran the opportunity in Congress to be actively involved as a senior member of the House Agricluture Committee and a ranking member of the subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management. In addition, he is a member of the House Committee of Veterans' Affairs and the House Committee of Transporation and Infrastructure. Moran's commiment to preserving the values of rural America, is further demonstrated through his involvment with the Rural Health Care Coalition and the Congressional Caucus to Fight and Control Methamphetamine.


Dennis Moore

This is a formal portrait of Congressman Dennis Moore. He was first elected to political office in 1977 as Johnson County, Kansas, District Attorney. He held this position until 1989 when he became a member of the board of trustees for Johnson County Community College. In 1998, he challenged incumbent Republican Vince Snowbarger for Kansas's third Congressional district and was elected as the first Democrat in thirty seven years from a traditionally conservative district. As a member of Congress, Moore served on the House Budget Committee and the House Banking Committee. He was a policy co-chair for the Blue Dog Coalition, a coalition created in 1994 to give conservative Democrats a unified voice in the House of Representatives. In addition Moore was also a member of the New Democrat Coalition that allows Democrats in Congress to create and pass legislation that favors a moderate and pro-business view. He left office January 3, 2011. He was born in Anthony, Kansas.


Daniel Robert Glickman

This is a portrait of Daniel Robert "Dan" Glickman, a native of Wichita Kansas, who was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives from Kansas in 1976. For eighteen years, he represented the fourth Congressional district of Kansas until he was defeated for re-election by Todd Tiahrt. After his defeat, President Bill Clinton appointed him to be the U. S. Secretary of Agriculture, where he served from 1995 to 2001.


Governor Kathleen Sebelius

Kansas Governor Kathleen Gilligan Sebelius was elected to the Kansas House of Representatives and served from 1987 to 1994. In 1994 she successfully ran for state insurance commissioner and became the first Democrat to hold that office in at least 100 years. Sebelius became the second female governor in 2002, when she was elected the forty-fourth Governor of Kansas. She served from January 3, 2003 to April 28, 2009. During her tenure, capital punishment laws were declared unconstitutional by the Kansas Supreme Court and a concealed carry bill was passed into law. On April 28, 2009, the U.S. Senate confirmed her as the 21st United States Secretary of Health and Human Services.


William Henry Avery and Sharon Avery

A photograph of William Henry Avery and Sharon Avery his daughter-in-law. William Avery served in the Kansas House of Representatives from 1950 to 1955. In 1954, he was elected to the United States House of Representatives and served until 1964. During his 10 years in Congress, he served on numerous committees. In 1964, Avery was elected the 37th governor of Kansas. He served one term as governor, losing a re-election bid to Robert Docking in 1966. After an unsuccessful bid for the United States Senate, Avery returned to private life.


Governors William Henry Avery, Kathleen Sebelius, John Anderson Jr., and John Michael Hayden

This photograph represents Kansas Governors William Henry Avery, Kathleen Sebelius, John Anderson Jr., and Mike Hayden.

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