|Colorado House of Representatives District 13|
|January 12, 2013|
|Years in position||7|
|Minority Whip, Colorado State House of Representatives|
|Per diem||$45/day in Denver area, $99/day outside|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||Four consecutive terms|
|Bachelor's||Carleton College, 1978|
|J.D.||Case Western Reserve University, 1982|
|Birthday||July 3, 1956|
|Place of birth||Bloomington, IN|
Levy is an attorney with her own firm, the Claire B. Levy Limited Liability Company. She served as Assistant County Attorney of Jefferson County from 1989-1999, Associate with Buchan, Gray, Purvis, and Scheutze from 1986-1989, and Deputy Public Defender in the Colorado State Public Defender's Office from 1983-1986.
Levy provided 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. When asked his legislative priorities she stated, "Energy efficiency programs for utilities, Universal health care, Increasing transit oriented development and increasing state support for public transportation."
Levy's sponsored legislation includes:
- HB 09-1094 - Cell Phone Prohibitions For Drivers
- HB 09-1190 - Uniform Unsworn Foreign Declarations Act
- HB 09-1199 - Healthy Forests Vibrant Communities Act
For details and a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Levy has been appointed to these committees:
- Judiciary Committee, Colorado House of Representatives
- Legal Services Committee, Colorado General Assembly
- Legislative Council Committee, Colorado General Assembly
- State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Committee, Colorado House of Representatives
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Levy served on these committees:
Levy is running for re-election in the 2012 election for Colorado House of Representatives District 13. She is running unopposed in the June 26, 2012, Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.
Levy ran for re-election to the 13th District seat in 2010. She had no opposition in the August 10 primary. Levy defeated Robert E. Houdeshell (R) in the November 2 general election.
|Colorado House of Representatives, District 13 General election (2010)|
|Claire Levy (D)||22,765|
|Robert E. Houdeshell (R)||9,141|
Levy raised $22,722 for her campaign, while Houdeshell raised $9,862.
|Colorado State House, District 13 (2008)|
|Claire Levy (D)||30,259|
|Robert E. Houdeshell (R)||10,682|
In 2010, Levy raised $22,707 in contributions. 
Her two largest contributors were:
|Colorado Professional Fire Fighters||$2,000|
|American Federation Of State County & Municipal Employees||$1,250|
Below are Levy's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:
|CO Professional Fire Fighters||$4,000|
|Boulder Valley Education Association||$500|
|CO Assoc of Public Employees||$500|
|CO Education Assoc||$500|
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- Claire Levy's personal website
- Colorado House of Representatives - Rep. Claire Levy
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Project Vote Smart bio
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006
- Claire Levy on LinkedIn
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