|Chairperson of the House Small Business Committee|
January 3, 1995 – January 3, 1997
|Preceded by||John LaFalce|
|Succeeded by||Jim Talent|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Kansas's 3rd district
January 3, 1985 – January 3, 1997
|Preceded by||Larry Winn|
|Succeeded by||Vince Snowbarger|
|Member of the Kansas Senate|
Janice Lenore Crilly
July 20, 1928
Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.
|Died||June 21, 2019 (aged 90)|
Merriam, Kansas, U.S.
|Alma mater||William Woods University|
University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Janice Lenore "Jan" Meyers (née Crilly; July 20, 1928 – June 21, 2019) was an American politician. She was born in Lincoln, Nebraska. She was a former member of the United States House of Representatives from Kansas serving from 1985 to 1997.
From 1972 until 1984, she was a member of the Kansas Senate. In 1978, she ran for the United States Senate, but was defeated in a multi-candidate Republican primary which was won by Nancy Kassebaum.
References[change | change source]
- Kansapedia-Kansas Historical Society
- Kansas Legislators Past and Present
- Lowry, Bryan. "'She was a pioneer.' Former Kansas congresswoman Jan Meyers passes away". kansascity. Retrieved June 22, 2019.