Edward Casso

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Edward Casso
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Colorado House of Representatives District 32
Former Member
In office
2007-2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Term limitsFour consecutive terms
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Colorado-Boulder, 1997
Personal
Place of birthThornton, CO
ProfessionLegislator
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Edward Casso is a former Democratic member of the Colorado House of Representatives, representing District 32 from 2007 to 2013. He formerly served as precinct committeeman for the Boulder County Democratic Party, as vice chair of the Adams County Young Democrats, and as captain at large for the Adams County Democratic Party.

Casso earned his B.A. in Political Philosophy from the University of Colorado-Boulder in 1997. He also attended Regis University.

Casso worked as an intern for Congressman David Skaggs.

Issues

Casso 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]

Casso's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 09-1192 - Eliminate 3.2 Beer Restrictions
  • HB 09-1288 - Colorado Taxpayer Transparency Act
  • HB 09-1299 - National Popular Vote Agreement

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

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Casso served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2012

Casso did not seek re-election in 2012.

2010

See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2010

Casso ran for re-election to the 32nd District seat in 2010. He had no opposition in the August 10 primary. Casso defeated Kaarl Hoopes (R) in the November 2 general election.

Colorado House of Representatives, District 32 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Edward Casso (D) 10,068
Kaarl Hoopes (R) 8,950

2008

On November 4, 2008, Casso won re-election to the 32nd District seat in the Colorado House of Representatives, running unopposed in the general election.[2]

Casso raised $11,803 for his campaign.[3]

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Casso raised $29,058 in contributions. [4]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Colorado Medical Society $4,000
Colorado Professional Fire Fighters $4,000
Copic Insurance $1,000
Copic Insurance Small Donor Committee $1,000

2008

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

Contributor 2008 total
CO Professional Fire Fighters $4,000
AFSCME $1,000
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 208 $500
CO Education Assoc $500
CO Medical Society $400

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Personal

Casso and his wife Selena have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Colorado House District 32
2007–2013
Succeeded by
Dominick Moreno (D)