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  name                = Linda Newell |
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  |Name = Linda Newell
  political position  = Colorado State Senate District 26 |
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  incumbency          = Incumbent |
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  |Position = Colorado State Senate, District 26
  assumed office     = 2008 |
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  |Status = Incumbent
  term ends          = 2012 |
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|Tenure = 2009 - Present
  political party    = [[Democratic]] |
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  |Term ends = January 11, 2017
  profession          = Business Consultant |
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|Assumed office = 2009
  website             = [http://www.state.co.us/gov_dir/leg_dir/Senate/members/Sen26.htm Senate website] |
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|Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
   
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}}{{tnr}}'''Linda Newell''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Colorado State Senate]], representing District 26.  
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{{tnr}}'''Linda Newell''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Colorado State Senate]], representing District 26. She was first elected to the chamber in 2008.
  
Newell earned her Certificate as a Senior Professional in Human Resources from Registered Organization Development Professionals.  She then received her BA from the University of California, Irvine.
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==Biography==
 
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Newell earned her Certificate as a Senior Professional in Human Resources from Registered Organization Development Professionals and her B.A. from the University of California, Irvine. Her professional experience includes working as a Business Consultant in Human Resources/Corporate Education/Workforce Development.
Newell is a Business Consultant in Human Resources/Corporate Education/Workforce Development.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Newell served on the following committees:
  
* [[Health and Human Services Committee, Colorado Senate]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Judiciary Committee, Colorado Senate]]
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|State = Colorado
* [[Local Government Committee, Colorado Senate]]
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Health and Human Services
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|Chair1 = Vice Chair
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|Committee2 = Legislative Council
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|Joint2 = Yes
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}}
  
==Elections==
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Newell served on these committees:
  
===2010===
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Colorado
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Health and Human Services
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|Chair1 = Vice Chair
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|Committee2 = Judiciary
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}}
  
:: ''See also: [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2010]]''
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Newell served on these committees:
  
Newell's seat is not up for election in 2010.
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{{Committee Assignments
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|Collapse = Yes
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|State = Colorado
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Health and Human Services
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|Committee2 = Judiciary
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|Committee3 = Local Government
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}}
  
===2008===
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==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2012]]''
  
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Newell won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2012|Colorado State Senate]] District 26.  She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 26, 2012.  She defeated [[Dave Kerber]] ([[Republican|R]]) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. <ref>''Colorado Secretary of State,'' - 2012 Primary Candidate List</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/elections/Results/2012/primary/ColoradoReport.html ''Colorado Secretary of State,'' Official Primary Election Results]</ref>
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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber= Colorado State Senate, District 26, General Election
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|party1=Democratic
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|party2=Republican
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|winner1 =Linda Newell
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|Inc1 =Y
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|candidate2 =Dave Kerber
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|votes1 =38744
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|votes2 =32890
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}}
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===2008===
 
On November 4, 2008, Newell was elected to the 26th District Seat in the [[Colorado State Senate]], defeating opponent Lauri Clapp (R).<ref>[http://www.elections.colorado.gov/Content/Documents/2008_Abstract.pdf 2008 election results, Colorado]</ref>
 
On November 4, 2008, Newell was elected to the 26th District Seat in the [[Colorado State Senate]], defeating opponent Lauri Clapp (R).<ref>[http://www.elections.colorado.gov/Content/Documents/2008_Abstract.pdf 2008 election results, Colorado]</ref>
  
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Newell
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|Full name = Linda Newell
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|year = 2008
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|Editdate = May 22, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=9837 ''followthemoney.org'', "Newell, Linda" Accessed May 22, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 187452
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2012|Colorado State Senate, District 26]]
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|totalraised2010 = 22577
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|result2010 = N/A
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|office2010 = [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2010|Colorado State Senate, District 26]]
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|totalraised2008 = 60609
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2008|Colorado State Senate, District 26]]
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}}
  
===2008===
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Newell
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|full Name = Linda Newell
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=9837
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|office= Colorado State Senate
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 187452
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|org1 = Colorado Democratic Party
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|org2 = Colorado Wins Sdc
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|org3 = Colorado Education Association
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|org4 = Littleton Fire Fighters Small Donor Cmte
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|org5 = Colorado Professional Fire Fighters
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|orgamount1 = 20435
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|orgamount2 = 5750
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|orgamount3 = 4500
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|orgamount4 = 4500
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|orgamount5 = 4500
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|}}
  
In 2008, Newell collected $60,609 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=107119 2008 contributions to Linda Newell]</ref>
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===2010===
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = Newell
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|full Name = Linda Newell
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=9837
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|office= Colorado State Senate
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|new = off
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 22577
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|org1 = Mcdivitt, Michael David
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|org2 = Colorado Association Of Realtors Small Donor Committee
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|org3 = American Federation Of State County & Municipal Employees
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|org4 = Romero, Gilbert E
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|org5 = Rael, Joshua J
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|orgamount1 = 1200
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|orgamount2 = 1000
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|orgamount3 = 1000
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
Her three largest contributors in 2008 were:
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===2008===
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{{SLP donor box 2008
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|name = Newell
| Jefferson County Education Association
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|full Name = Linda Newell
| Align="Right" | $4,250
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=9837
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|office= Colorado State Senate
| Service Employees Local 105
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|new = yes
| Align="Right" | $3,000
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = $60609
| Littleton Fire Fighters Association Local 2086
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|org1 = Jefferson County Education Association
| Align="Right" | $2,900
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|org2 = Service Employees Local 105
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|org3 = Littleton Fire Fighters Association Local 2086
 
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|org4 = Food & Commercial Workers Local 7
==Personal==
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|org5 = Colorado Professional Fire Fighters
 
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|orgamount1 = 4250
Newell is single.
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|orgamount2 = 3000
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|orgamount3 = 2900
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|orgamount4 = 2000
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|orgamount5 = 2000
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|}}
  
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==Recent news==
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Linda+Newell+Colorado+Senate+&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Linda Newell News Feed}}
 
==External links==  
 
==External links==  
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*[http://web.archive.org/web/20120830172634/http://www.senlindanewell.com/ Linda Newell's campaign website](Archived)
 
*[http://www.state.co.us/gov_dir/leg_dir/Senate/members/Sen26.htm Official Colorado State Senate website of Senator Linda Newell]
 
*[http://www.state.co.us/gov_dir/leg_dir/Senate/members/Sen26.htm Official Colorado State Senate website of Senator Linda Newell]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=107241 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=107241 Project Vote Smart biography of Senator Linda Newell]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=107241 Project Vote Smart biography of Senator Linda Newell]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=107119 2008]  
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=155045 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=117231 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=107119 2008]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Senator-Linda-Newell/197156632681 Linda Newell on Facebook]
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*[http://www.linkedin.com/in/lindanewell5678 Linda Newell on LinkedIn]
  
 
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Revision as of 15:16, 26 November 2013

Linda Newell
Newell-l.jpg
Colorado State Senate, District 26
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2017
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$30,000/year
Per diem$45/day in Denver area, $183/day outside
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limits8 years
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of California, Irvine
Personal
ProfessionBusiness Consultant
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Linda Newell is a Democratic member of the Colorado State Senate, representing District 26. She was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Newell earned her Certificate as a Senior Professional in Human Resources from Registered Organization Development Professionals and her B.A. from the University of California, Irvine. Her professional experience includes working as a Business Consultant in Human Resources/Corporate Education/Workforce Development.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Newell served on the following committees:

Colorado Committee Assignments, 2013
Health and Human Services, Vice Chair
Legislative Council

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Colorado State Senate elections, 2012

Newell won re-election in the 2012 election for Colorado State Senate District 26. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 26, 2012. She defeated Dave Kerber (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [1][2]

Colorado State Senate, District 26, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLinda Newell Incumbent 54.1% 38,744
     Republican Dave Kerber 45.9% 32,890
Total Votes 71,634

2008

On November 4, 2008, Newell was elected to the 26th District Seat in the Colorado State Senate, defeating opponent Lauri Clapp (R).[3]

Newell raised $60,609 for her campaign, while Clapp raised $49,692.[4]

Colorado State Senate, District 26 (2008)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Linda Newell (D) 30,408
Lauri Clapp (R) 30,215

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Newell is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Newell raised a total of $270,638 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 22, 2013.[5]

Linda Newell's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Colorado State Senate, District 26 Won $187,452
2010 Colorado State Senate, District 26 Not up for election $22,577
2008 Colorado State Senate, District 26 Won $60,609
Grand Total Raised $270,638

2012

Newell won re-election to the Colorado State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Newell raised a total of $187,452.

2010

Newell was not up for election to the Colorado State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Newell raised a total of $22,577.

2008

Newell won election to the Colorado State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Newell raised a total of $$60,609.

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