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Chris Romer
Colorado State Senate District 32
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Banker
Chris Romer was a Democratic member of the Colorado State Senate from 2007 to 2011, representing District 32. He left office in December of 2010, shortly after winning re-election to run for Mayor of Denver.[1]

Romer earned his Bachelor's in Economics from Stanford University. He is a Banker for JP Morgan Chase.

Committee assignments

  • SB 10-191 - Quality Instruction Through Educator Effectiveness [2]



See also: Colorado State Senate elections, 2010

Romer won re-election to the 32nd District seat in 2010. He faced no opposition in the primary election. Romer defeated Tyler Kolden (R) in the November 2 general election.

Colorado State Senate, District 32 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Chris Romer (D) 29,772
Tyler Kolden (R) 15,610


On November 7, 2006, Romer was elected to the 32nd District Seat in the Colorado State Senate, defeating opponent Dave Lewis (R).[3]

Romer raised $205,155 for his campaign, while Lewis raised $573.[4]

Colorado State Senate, District 32 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Chris Romer (D) 28,917
Dave Lewis (R) 12,049

Campaign donors


In 2006, Romer collected $205,155 in donations.[5]

His five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Chris Romer $20,919
Copic Insurance $2,400
Denver Fire Fighters Local 858 $2,000
Food & Commercial Workers Local 7 $2,000
Jared Polis $1,100


Romer and his wife, Laurie, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Colorado State Senate - District 32
Succeeded by
Irene Aguilar