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Christine Scanlan
Colorado House of Representatives District 56
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Democrat
Profession Legislator
Website House website
Christine Scanlan is a Democratic member of the Colorado House of Representatives, representing the 56th District since 2007.

Issue positions

Scanlan did not provide answers to the Colorado State Legislative Election 2008 Political Courage Test. The test provides voters with how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[1]

Committee membership

Scanlan's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 09-1312 - Renewable Energy Loans For Schools
  • HB 09-1342 - Eliminate Cigarette Sales Tax Exemption
  • HB 09-1358 - Create Health Care System For Colorado

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



See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2010

Scanlan is running for re-election to the 56th District seat in 2010. She has no opposition in the August 10 primary. Debra Irvine is running for the seat on the Republican ticket. The general election takes place on November 2, 2010.


On November 4, 2008, Scanlan won re-election to the 56th District seat in the Colorado House of Representatives, defeating opponent Ali Hasan (R).[2]

Scanlan raised $87,289 for her campaign, while Hasan raised $364,225.[3]

Colorado State House, District 56 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Christine Scanlan (D) 18,300
Ali Hasan (R) 15,992

Campaign donors


Below are Scanlan's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[4]

Contributor 2008 total
CO Democratic Party House Majority Project $13,000
CO Education Assoc $4,250
Service Employees Local 105 $4,000
CO Conservation Voters $2,700
CO Assoc of Public Employees $2,400

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Political offices
Preceded by
Colorado House District 56
Succeeded by