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Jim Ryun Biography »
James Ronald ("Jim") Ryun (born April 29, 1947) is an American former track athlete and politician, who was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from 1996 to 2007, representing the 2nd District in Kansas. In the 2006 election, Ryun was defeated by Democratic challenger Nancy Boyda. He ran again in 2008, but lost in the Republican primary to Kansas State Treasurer Lynn Jenkins.