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Ponka-We Victors

Democratic — Representative — District 103
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Ponka-We Victors represents House District 103 in the Kansas House, is a member of five committees, and is the primary sponsor of two bills, and is the secondary sponsor of 27 bills

2010 7195.0
2012 12120.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.



News and Blog Coverage

Victors, King among ‘rising political stars’

When MSNBC’s “The Daily Rundown” recently singled out “rising political stars” in Kansas, the Democrats were Shawnee County District Attorney Chad Taylor, the “underdog” challenging Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., and state Rep. Ponka-We Victors (left), D-Wichita, noted for her Native American ancestry and advocacy for small business and higher education. ...

About a fourth of Kansas House candidates get free pass

Four Wichita-area state lawmakers don’t have opponents in the upcoming elections, assuming no independent candidates join their races. Those unopposed in the August primary and November general elections are Reps. Steve Huebert, R-Valley Center; Mario Goico, R-Wichita; Joe Seiwert, R-Pretty Prairie; and Ponka-We Victors, D-Wichita. Rep. Jim Ward, D-Wichita, has ...

Victors highlighted as ‘political warrior’

In an Indian Country Today Media Network interview headlined “Kansas State Representative Ponka-We Victors Is a Political Warrior,” the two-term Wichita Democrat talked about being inspired to run for political office because the “weak structure of services that has left our Native people relying upon limited resources opened up my ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HR 6067

    Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day.

  • HR 6057

    80th Anniversary of Newman University.

  • HR 6051

    KU Eye and the Department of Ophthalmology's 100th anniversary.

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  • HCR 5025

    Commending recipients of the Peter John Loux award for overcoming the difficulties of personal disabilities.

  • HR 6042

    Chief Standing Bear Trail.

  • HR 6032

    Congratulating Wichita State Athletics on their successful year in sports.

Recent Votes

HR 6004

Final Action - Adopted as amended; Yea: 113 Nay: 6

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11390.0
•••No: 64.0
•••Other: 64.0
HCR 5002

Final Action - Adopted as amended; Yea: 116 Nay: 3

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11692.0
•••No: 32.0
•••Other: 64.0
HR 6004

Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Representative Rubin was rejected Yea: 51 Nay: 67

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 5140.0
•••No: 6753.0
•••Other: 75.0
HCR 5002

Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Representative Rubin was adopted Yea: 82 Nay: 35

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 8265.0
•••No: 3528.0
•••Other: 86.0
HR 6004

Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Representative Hineman was rejected Yea: 52 Nay: 66

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5241.0
•••No: 6652.0
•••Other: 75.0
HR 6004

Committee of the Whole - Amendment by Representative Rubin was adopted Yea: 69 Nay: 49

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6955.0
•••No: 4939.0
•••Other: 75.0
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