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Colorado state executive offices

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Ballotpedia covers 12 state executive offices in the state of Colorado. The executive branch is governed by Article IV of the Colorado Constitution.

State executive organization

The executive branch of Colorado's state government includes appointed and elected officials. The following chart details the relationship among different offices in Colorado's executive branch:

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Offices

The following is a list of state executive offices in Colorado.

Current officeholders

Note: First appointed or First elected will include a date depending on if the officeholder was appointed or elected.

Name:Party:Current office:Tenure:First AppointedFirst Elected:
Cynthia CoffmanEnds.png Republican Attorney General of ColoradoJanuary 13, 2015 - presentNovember 4, 2014
Don BrownNonpartisan Colorado Commissioner of AgricultureFebruary 17, 2015-presentJanuary 30, 2015
Ellen GolombekNonpartisan Colorado Executive Director of Labor and EmploymentJanuary 3, 2011 - PresentJanuary 3, 2011
Glenn VaadNonpartisan Colorado Public Utilities CommissionJanuary 7, 2014 - presentDecember 2013
John HickenlooperElectiondot.png Democratic Governor of ColoradoJanuary 11, 2011 - PresentNovember 2, 2010
Joseph GarciaElectiondot.png Democratic Lieutenant Governor of ColoradoJanuary 11, 2011 - PresentNovember 2, 2010
Joshua EpelNonpartisan Colorado Public Utilities CommissionApril 2011 - Present2011
Marguerite SalazarNonpartisan Colorado Commissioner of InsuranceAugust 19, 2013 - presentJuly 22, 2013
Mike KingNonpartisan Colorado Executive Director of Natural ResourcesMay 2010 - PresentMay 2010
Pamela PattonNonpartisan Colorado Public Utilities CommissionJune 2012 - Present2012
Robert HammondNonpartisan Colorado Commissioner of EducationJune 1, 2011 - PresentJune 1, 2011
Robert JarosNonpartisan Colorado ControllerMay 1, 2013-presentApril 17, 2013
Walker StapletonEnds.png Republican Colorado TreasurerJanuary 11, 2011 - presentNovember 2, 2010
Wayne W. WilliamsEnds.png Republican Colorado Secretary of StateJanuary 13, 2015 - presentNovember 4, 2014

Elections

2015

There are no state executive elections in Colorado in 2015.

2014

There were five state executive offices up for election including governor, lieutenant governor, secretary of state, attorney general and treasurer.

2013

There were no elections in Colorado in 2013.

2012

There were no elections in Colorado in 2012.

Corruption analysis

The University of Illinois at Chicago and the Illinois Integrity Initiative used federal data to evaluate levels of corruption in all 50 states plus the District of Columbia. The following table ranks each state based on total convictions and convictions per 10,000 residents of public officials in federal corruption cases between 1976 and 2010.[1]

Corruption statistics, 1976-2010
State Total federal corruption convictions Rank Convictions per 10,000 residents Rank
Alabama
657
14
1.37
8
Alaska
130
38
1.83
4
Arizona
329
25
0.51
39
Arkansas
201
29
0.69
31
California
2,345
2
0.63
35
Colorado
189
32
0.38
45
Connecticut
277
27
0.78
30
Delaware
80
47
0.89
20
Florida
1,762
4
0.94
19
Georgia
807
13
0.83
26
Hawaii
114
40
0.84
25
Idaho
78
48
0.50
40
Illinois
1,828
3
1.42
7
Indiana
419
23
0.65
34
Iowa
148
34
0.49
41
Kansas
152
33
0.53
37
Kentucky
577
16
1.33
10
Louisiana
906
10
2.00
2
Maine
105
41
0.79
28
Maryland
499
20
0.86
22
Massachusetts
562
17
0.86
23
Michigan
655
15
0.66
33
Minnesota
190
31
0.36
47
Mississippi
560
18
1.89
3
Missouri
507
19
0.85
24
Montana
139
36
1.37
9
Nebraska
83
45
0.45
44
Nevada
100
42
0.37
46
New Hampshire
46
49
0.35
48
New Jersey
909
9
1.03
18
New Mexico
139
37
0.68
32
New York
2,522
1
1.30
12
North Carolina
461
22
0.48
42
North Dakota
118
39
1.75
6
Ohio
1,405
7
1.22
15
Oklahoma
472
21
1.26
13
Oregon
91
43
0.24
51
Pennsylvania
1,563
5
1.23
14
Rhode Island
83
46
0.79
29
South Carolina
401
24
0.87
21
South Dakota
144
35
1.77
5
Tennessee
843
12
1.33
11
Texas
1,542
6
0.61
36
Utah
86
44
0.31
49
Vermont
30
51
0.48
43
Virginia
896
11
1.12
17
Washington
200
30
0.30
50
Washington, D.C.
1,005
8
16.70
1
West Virginia
208
28
1.12
16
Wisconsin
295
26
0.52
38
Wyoming
45
50
0.80
27

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