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Local Resident on November Ballot for State House District 117

“In the short time Courtney Tripp has lived in De Soto, she’s felt empowered to contribute to a community she regards as ‘the perfect home.’ Courtney decided the best way to do so was using her personal background a professional experience and run for Kansas State House District 117. “‘My…

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Run for Something

Run for Something Endorses Courtney Tripp for Kansas House

Courtney Tripp is proud to receive the endorsement of Run for Something (RFS), the groundbreaking organization that recruits and supports strong voices in the next generation of leadership. A results-driven leader and community volunteer, Tripp seeks to use her experience to bring a fresh perspective to the Kansas legislature and…

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Kansas National Education Association

KNEA unveils 2022 legislative endorsements

The Kansas National Education Association has made its endorsements for the upcoming 2022 legislative races after candidate interviews. Courtney Tripp was recommended for House District 117. Read the full story by Brad Cooper in the Sunflower State Journal.

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2022 Primary Election Ratings by MainPAC

Courtney received a 100% rating from MainPAC, signifying full alignment with Mainstream Coalition values, which include: Transparency in government Access to health care Public education Separation of government and religion Voting access LGBTQ equality Reproductive rights Read the full story on the MainPAC website.

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Kansas House Districts: Which ones were most affected in redistricting?

“House 117Incumbent: Republican state Rep. Tatum Lee of Ness City.Percentage of population from old district: NoneWhat happened: District was collapsed and moved to eastern Kansas because of shifts in population. It now covers parts of Douglas and Johnson counties. Lee was moved into House District 118, where she’s running against incumbent state Rep.…

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Courtney Tripp Files as First-Time Candidate for the Kansas House

The De Soto resident seeks to represent the people of the newly created District 117 De Soto, Kan. – On Friday, June 3, 2022, Courtney Tripp filed as a first-time Democratic candidate to represent the newly created Kansas House District 117. A results-driven leader and community volunteer, Tripp seeks to…

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About Courtney

Courtney fell in love with western Johnson County, because of its “just right” balance of small-town living, beautiful parks and open spaces, and big opportunities. She’ll be a fresh voice in the legislature for common sense policies that will help District 117 and Kansas to thrive for many years to come.