|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Kansas's 1st district
January 3, 2017
|Preceded by||Tim Huelskamp|
|Born||August 9, 1960
El Dorado, Kansas, U.S.
Laina Marshall (m. 1983)
|Education||Kansas State University (BS)
University of Kansas (MD)
Roger Wayne Marshall (born August 9, 1960) is an American politician and obstetrician. He is the U.S. Representative for KS's 1st congressional district. He was elected in 2016. Marshall is a Republican.
Marshall ran against Tim Huelskamp in the Republican Party primary election for KS's 1st congressional district in the United States House of Representatives. Marshall had support from many of Kansas's agricultural groups. They were mad at Huelskamp for losing his seat on the House Agriculture Committee. This was the first time in 100 years that a Kansan was not on that committee.
Marshall won 56% of the vote. Huelskamp won only 44%. The district is very Republican. No Democrat ran. In the general election, Marshall easily won.
Marshall lives in Great Bend, Kansas, and he practices medicine there.
Kansas's 1st congressional district, 2016
|Republican||Tim Huelskamp (inc.)||45,315||43.5%|
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