Colorado elections, 2012

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Colorado

The state of Colorado is holding elections on November 6, 2012.

What's on the Colorado Ballot in 2012
U.S. Senate Defeatedd
U.S. House (7 seats) Approveda
State Executives Defeatedd
State Senate (16 seats) Approveda
State House (65 seats) Approveda
Ballot measures (

3 measures)

Approveda

2012 Elections

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See also: United States House of Representatives elections in Colorado, 2012

Currently, Republicans hold a 4-3 edge in the seven Congressional districts.

Members of the U.S. House from Colorado -- Partisan Breakdown
Party As of November 2012 After the 2012 Election
     Democratic Party 3 3
     Republican Party 4 4
Total 7 7

See also: Colorado State Senate elections, 2012

Heading into the election, Democrats maintain partisan control in the state senate.

Colorado State Senate
Party As of November 5, 2012 After the 2012 Election
     Democratic Party 20 19
     Republican Party 15 16
Total 35 35


See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2012

Heading into the election, Republicans maintain partisan control in the state house.

Colorado House of Representatives
Party As of November 5, 2012 After the 2012 Election
     Democratic Party 32 37
     Republican Party 33 28
Total 65 65


See also: Colorado 2012 ballot measures

The ballot measures certified are:

Type Title Subject Description Result
CICA Amendment 64 Marijuana Legalize recreational use of marijuana with regulations. Approveda
AQ Amendment 65 Elections Set policy on prohibiting corporate contributions and expenditures in elections. Approveda
LRCA Amendment S Admin. of gov't. Change aspects to the state personnel system. Approveda

Eligibility to Vote

See also: Voting in the 2012 primary elections

Colorado is one of 20 states to use an closed primary system. [1] The deadline to register to vote in the 2012 primary election was May 29, 2012.[2] (Information about registering to vote)

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