Ray Scott

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Ray Scott
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Current candidacy
Running for Colorado State Senate, District 7
Date of primaryJune 24, 2014
Current office
Colorado House of Representatives District 55
In office
January 9, 2013-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 1
Base salary$30,000/year
Per diem$45/day in Denver area, $183/day outside
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsFour consecutive terms
Prior offices
Colorado House of Representatives District 54
ProfessionBusiness Owner
Office website
Campaign website
Ray Scott is a Republican member of the Colorado House of Representatives, representing District 55. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Scott is a 2014 Republican candidate for District 7 of the Colorado State Senate.


Scott's professional experience includes owning a business.

Committee assignments


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Scott served on the following committees:

Colorado Committee Assignments, 2013
Legal Services
State, Veterans, and Military Affairs
Transportation and Energy


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Scott served on these committees:



See also: Colorado State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Colorado State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 24, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 31, 2014. Claudette J. Konola was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Ray Scott was unopposed in the Republican primary. Konola will face Scott in the general election.[1][2]


See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2012

Scott won re-election in the 2012 election for Colorado House of Representatives District 55 due to redistricting. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 26, 2012. He defeated Dan Robinson (D) and Virgil Fenn (L) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3]

Colorado House of Representatives, District 55, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRay Scott Incumbent 58.2% 22,056
     Democratic Dan Robinson 37.8% 14,318
     Libertarian Virgil Fenn 4% 1,507
Total Votes 37,881


See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2010

Scott defeated Robert Hislop and Steven P. Thacker in the August 10 primary. He was uncontested in the general election.[4]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Scott is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Scott raised a total of $43,862 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 30, 2013.[5]

Ray Scott's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Colorado State House, District 55 Won $28,956
2010 Colorado State House, District 55 Won $14,906
Grand Total Raised $43,862


Scott won re-election to the Colorado House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Scott raised a total of $28,956.
Colorado House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Ray Scott's campaign in 2012
Cmte To Elect Ray Scott (Colorado House District 54)$5,829
Mesa County Republican Party$2,500
Scott, Ray$763
Colorado Association Of Realtors$700
Cablevision Systems Corp$400
Total Raised in 2012$28,956
Source:Follow the Money


Scott won election to the Colorado House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Scott raised a total of $14,906.


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In 2014, the 69th Colorado General Assembly was in session from January 8 to May 7.[6]


In 2013, the 69th Colorado General Assembly was in session from January 9 to May 9.[7]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Laura Bradford (R)
Colorado House District 55
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Steve King
Colorado House District 54
Succeeded by
Jared Wright (R)