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Colorado's 7th Congressional District

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The 7th Congressional District of Colorado is a congressional district, one of five located in central Colorado.

The 7th District is one of five located in central Colorado.[1]

Colorado's 7th congressional district previously included much of the northern parts of the Denver-Aurora Metropolitan Area, including the suburbs of Lakewood, Arvada, and Aurora as well as the large, rural eastern portions of Adams County.[2]

The current representative of the 7th congressional district is Ed Perlmutter (D).

Elections

2012

See also: Colorado's 7th congressional district elections, 2012

The 7th congressional district of Colorado held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Ed Perlmutter won re-election in the district.[3]

U.S. House, Colorado District 7 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEd Perlmutter Incumbent 53.5% 182,460
     Republican Joe Coors, Jr. 40.8% 139,066
     Libertarian Buck Bailey 2.7% 9,148
     Constitution Douglas Campbell 3% 10,296
Total Votes 340,970
Source: Colorado Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Ed Perlmutter won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Ryan Frazier (R) and Buck Bailey (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Colorado District 7 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEd Perlmutter incumbent 53.4% 112,667
     Republican Ryan Frazier 41.8% 88,026
     Libertarian Buck Bailey 4.8% 10,117
Total Votes 210,810

2008
On November 4, 2008, Ed Perlmutter won re-election to the United States House. He defeated John Lerew (R) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Colorado District 7 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEd Perlmutter incumbent 63.5% 173,931
     Republican John Lerew 36.5% 100,055
Total Votes 273,986

2006
On November 7, 2006, Ed Perlmutter won election to the United States House. He defeated Rick O'Donnell (R), Dave Chandler (G) and Roger McCarville (American Constitution) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Colorado District 7 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEd Perlmutter 54.9% 103,918
     Republican Rick O'Donnell 42.1% 79,571
     Green Dave Chandler 1.6% 3,073
     American Constitution Roger McCarville 1.4% 2,605
Total Votes 189,167

2004
On November 2, 2004, Bob Beauprez won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Dave Thomas (D) and Clyde Harkins (American Constitution) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Colorado District 7 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBob Beauprez incumbent 54.7% 135,571
     Democratic Dave Thomas 42.8% 106,026
     American Constitution Clyde Harkins 2.5% 6,167
Total Votes 247,764

2002
On November 5, 2002, Bob Beauprez won election to the United States House. He defeated Mike Feeley (D), Dave Chandler (G), Victor Good (Colorado Reform), G.T. Martin (L) and Stanford Andress (Write-in) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Colorado District 7 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBob Beauprez 47.3% 81,789
     Democratic Mike Feeley 47.2% 81,668
     Green Dave Chandler 1.9% 3,274
     Colorado Reform Victor Good 1.8% 3,133
     Libertarian G.T. Martin 1.7% 2,906
     Write-in Stanford Andress 0.1% 109
Total Votes 172,879

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 7th congressional district of Colorado after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Colorado

In 2011, the Colorado State Legislature re-drew the Congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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