Jim Barone

Jim Barone DEMDemocrat

American politician

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Jim BaroneDEMDemocrat American politician
81
Years of Age
KSResidence (state)

James L. Barone (May 20, 1941) is a former Democratic member of the Kansas Senate, representing the 13th District. Barone was one of two Democratic Senators to get campaign contributions from the Koch brothers. He was accused of sexual harassment of young interns and multiple abuses of power, removed from positions of leadership by his minority caucus, and defeated in the 2008 primary.

Education3 - 3 of 1
Pittsburg State University
BS/BA
1962
Past Positions1 - 3 of 3
Senator
Kansas State Senate, 1997-2008.
Senior Manager
Southwestern Bell Telephone
1962 - 1992
Small Business Owner
Consultant, present
Other Experience1 - 9 of 9
Board Member
Pittsburg State University Alumni Association
1994 - 2000
Board Member
Class Limited, Non Profit
1995 - Current
Board Member
Pittsburg Chamber of Commerce
1994 - Current
President
Track Southeast, Non Profit, Charity
1994 - Current
Experience
Rotary
Experience
Knights of Columbus
Experience
Eagles
Experience
Kentucky Colonel
Minority Caucus Chair
Kansas State Senate, present