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Kent Lambert

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Kent Lambert
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Colorado State Senate, District 9
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 12, 2011
Current term ends
January 12, 2015
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website Senate website
Kent Lambert is a Republican member of the Colorado State Senate. He has represented the 9th district since 2011. He is also a former member of the Colorado House of Representatives, representing the 14th District from 2007 to 2011.

Lambert served as a Colonel in the United States Air Force from 1974-2004, and has worked as a legislative aide to Colorado State Representatives Dave Schultheis and Keith King.

He is a member of many organizations, including the American Legion, Association of Old Crows, Colorado Club for Growth, Colorado Union of Taxpayers, The Heritage Foundation, The Independence Institute, and National Rifle Association, present[1]

Issue positions

Lambert 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.[2]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Lambert's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 09-1146 - Proof Of Citizenship To Register To Vote
  • HB 09-1165 - Sole-source Gov Contract Database
  • HB 09-1195 - Private School Tuition Income Tax Credit

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

Elections

2010

See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2010

Lambert was eligible but did not seek re-election to the 14th District seat. He instead won election to the district 9 seat of the Colorado State Senate. He won, running unopposed, in the November 2 general election.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Lambert won re-election to the 14th District seat in the Colorado House of Representatives, defeating opponent Chyrese Exline (D).[3]

Lambert raised $14,343 for his campaign, while Exline raised $1,650.[4]

Colorado State House, District 14 (2008)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Kent Lambert (R) 25,004
Chyrese Exline (D) 9,972
State legislative candidates endorsed by Tea Party organizations

Endorsements

Lambert has been endorsed by:

  • Hear Us Now! [5]

Campaign donors

2010

Contributions have not all been submitted yet.[6]

2008

Below are Lambert's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[7]

Contributor 2008 total
CO Assoc of Realtors $1,000
American Family Insurance $400
Carol Bogosian $400
Qwest Communications $400
DOCPAC of Colorado $400

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Political offices
Preceded by
David Schultheis
Colorado State Senate District 9
2011–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Colorado House District 14
2007–2011
Succeeded by
Janak Joshi