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Joyce Foster
Colorado State Senate District 35
Assumed office
Current term ends
January 12, 2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website Senate website
Joyce Foster has been a Democratic member of the Colorado State Senate since 2009, representing District 35.

Foster was a member of the Denver City Council from 1993 to 2003.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Foster has been appointed to these committees:


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

Foster's sponsored legislation includes:

  • SB 10-191 - Quality Instruction Through Educator Effectiveness [1]



On November 4, 2008, Foster was elected to the 35th District Seat in the Colorado State Senate, defeating opponent Robert J. Lane (R).[2]

Foster raised $136,234 for her campaign, while Lane raised $10,551.[3]

Colorado State Senate, District 35 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Joyce Foster (D) 41,384
Robert J. Lane (R) 19,447

Campaign donors


In 2008, Foster collected $136,234 in donations.[4]

Foster collected no donations over $1,000.


Foster and her husband, Steve, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Colorado State Senate - District 35
Succeeded by