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Liane (Buffie) McFadyen

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Liane "Buffie" McFadyen
Colorado House of Representatives District 47
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Small Business Owner
Liane "Buffie" McFadyen was a Democratic member of the Colorado House of Representatives, representing the 47th District from 2003 to 2011.

Issue positions

McFadyen 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]

Committee assignments

McFadyen's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 09-1323 - Coop Elec Assn Energy Efficiency Program
  • HB 09-1326 - Integrity Of Citizen-Initiated Petitions
  • HB 09-1354 - New Home Bldr Offer Wind Elec Gen Option

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



See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2010

McFadyen was ineligible to run for re-election to the 47th District seat due to the term limits of the Colorado House of Representatives.


On November 4, 2008, McFadyen won re-election to the 47th District seat in the Colorado House of Representatives, defeating opponent Troy Sammons (R).[2]

McFadyen raised $40,702 for his campaign, while Sammons raised $12,515.[3]

Colorado State House, District 47 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Liane "Buffie" McFadyen (D) 21,175
Troy Sammons (R) 14,389

Campaign donors


Below are McFadyen's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[4]

Contributor 2008 total
Food & Commercial Workers Local 7 $4,250
Colorado Professional Fire Fighters $4,000
Liane "Buffie" McFadyen $2,682
CO Assoc of Realtors $2,500
CO Democratic Party House Majority Project $1,700

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Political offices
Preceded by
Colorado House District 47
Succeeded by
Keith Swerdfeger