Dennis Apuan

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Dennis Apuan
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Colorado House of Representatives District 17
Former member
Term in office began
2009
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Dennis Apuan was a Democratic member of the Colorado House of Representatives, representing the 17th District from 2009 to 2011.

He is a member of the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs Diversity Strategic Planning Team.[1]

Issue positions

Apuan did not provide answers to the Colorado State Legislative Election 2008 Political Courage Test. The test informs voters how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[2]

Committee assignments

Apuan's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 09-1101 - State Sales Tax Collection Requirements
  • HB 09-1247 - Homebuyers' Energy Right-To-Know Act
  • HB 09-1288 - Colorado Taxpayer Transparency Act

For details and a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.

Elections

2010

See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2010

Apuan ran for re-election to the 17th District seat in 2010. He had no opposition in the August 10 primary. Apuan was defeated by Mark H. Barker (R) in the November 2 general election.

Colorado House of Representatives, District 17 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Mark H. Barker (R) 4,807
Dennis Apuan (D) 4,155

2008

On November 4, 2008, Apuan won election to the 17th District seat in the Colorado House of Representatives, defeating opponent Catherine Roupe (R).[3]

Apuan raised $40,824 for his campaign, while Roupe raised $39,898.[4]

Colorado State House, District 17 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Dennis Apuan (D) 7,778
Catherine Roupe (R) 7,239

Campaign donors

2008

Below are Apuan's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[5]

Contributor 2008 total
CO Democratic Party House Majority Project $12,450
Pikes Peak Education Assoc $4,250
CO Education Assoc $3,000
Jefferson County Education Assoc $2,000
Food & Commercial Workers Local 7 $1,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Colorado House District 17
2009–2011
Succeeded by
Mark H. Barker