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  |Tenure = 2009 - Present
 
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of Legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 12, 2015]]
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  |Term ends = January 11, 2017
 
  |Assumed office = 2009
 
  |Assumed office = 2009
 
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  |Base salary = $30,000 per year
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  |Base salary = $30,000/year
  |Per diem = [[Colorado State Senate#Salaries|$45/$99 per day]]
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  |Per diem = $45/day in Denver area, $183/day outside
 
  |Pension =
 
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  |Last election = [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |Last election = November 6, 2012
 
  |Appointed =
 
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  |First elected = 2008
 
  |First elected = 2008
 
  |Term limits = [[State legislatures with term limits|8 years]]
 
  |Term limits = [[State legislatures with term limits|8 years]]
  |Next election = [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 8, 2016
 
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  |Office website = http://www.state.co.us/gov_dir/leg_dir/Senate/members/Sen26.htm
 
  |Office website = http://www.state.co.us/gov_dir/leg_dir/Senate/members/Sen26.htm
  |Campaign website = http://www.linda4senate.com/
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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 [[Colorado State Senate District 26|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 and workforce development.
  
Newell is a Business Consultant in Human Resources/Corporate Education/Workforce Development.
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==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:
  
==Issues==
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{{Committee Assignments
===Sponsored legislation===
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|State = Colorado
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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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}}
  
Newell's sponsored legislation includes:
 
 
*SB 10-191 - Quality Instruction Through Educator Effectiveness <Ref>[http://www.coloradonewsagency.com/2010/05/12/teachers-union-shaken-allies-divided-by-passage-of-tenure-reform/ ''Colorado News Agency,'' "Teacher's Union Shaken, Allies Divided by Passage of Tenure Reform," May 12, 2010]</ref>
 
 
==Committee assignments==
 
 
===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Newell has been appointed to these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Newell served on these committees:
  
*[[Health and Human Services Committee, Colorado State Senate]], Vice Chair
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{{Committee Assignments
*[[Judiciary Committee, Colorado State Senate]]
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|Collapse = Yes
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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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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Newell served on these committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Newell served on these committees:
  
* [[Health and Human Services Committee, Colorado Senate]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Judiciary Committee, Colorado Senate]]
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|Collapse = Yes
* [[Local Government Committee, Colorado Senate]]
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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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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2012]]''
  
Newell is running for 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 will face [[Dave Kerber]] ([[Republican|R]]) in the general election which takes place on November 6, 2012. <ref>[http://www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/elections/Candidates/files/2012PrimaryCandidateList.pdf Colorado Secretary of State - Unofficial 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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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>[http://www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/elections/Results/2012/primary/ColoradoReport.html ''Colorado Secretary of State'', "Official 2012 Primary election results," accessed April 14, 2014]</ref>
  
===2008===
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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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}}
  
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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===2008===
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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 ''Colorado Secretary of State'', " Official 2008 General election results," accessed April 14, 2014]</ref>
  
Newell raised $60,609 for her campaign, while Clapp raised $49,692.<Ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=CO&y=2008&f=S&so=O#sorttable Colorado Senate spending, 2008]</ref>
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Newell raised $60,609 for her campaign, while Clapp raised $49,692.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=CO&y=2008&f=S&so=O#sorttable ''Follow the Money'', "Funds raised by 2008 Senate candidates," accessed April 14, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
===2010 (Off-cycle)===
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{{Comprehensive donor history
{{slp donor box 2010
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|Name = Newell
|Chamber = Colorado State Senate
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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>
 
|party = Democratic
 
|party = Democratic
|total raised = $22,577
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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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}}
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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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|}}
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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
 
|org1 = Mcdivitt, Michael David
 
|org1 = Mcdivitt, Michael David
 
|org2 = Colorado Association Of Realtors Small Donor Committee
 
|org2 = Colorado Association Of Realtors Small Donor Committee
 
|org3 = American Federation Of State County & Municipal Employees
 
|org3 = American Federation Of State County & Municipal Employees
|org4 = Chavez, Nolbert D
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|org4 = Romero, Gilbert E
|org5 = Romero, Gilbert E
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|org5 = Rael, Joshua J
|orgdonor1 = $1,200
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|orgamount1 = 1200
|orgdonor2 = $1,000
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|orgamount2 = 1000
|orgdonor3 = $1,000
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|orgamount3 = 1000
|orgdonor4 = $500
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|orgamount4 = 500
|orgdonor5 = $500
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|orgamount5 = 500
 
|}}
 
|}}
  
 
===2008===
 
===2008===
 
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{{SLP donor box 2008
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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|name = Newell
 
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|full Name = Linda Newell
Her three largest contributors in 2008 were:
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=9837
{{legislative donor box}}
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|office= Colorado State Senate
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|new = yes
| Jefferson County Education Association
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|party = Democratic
| Align="Right" | $4,250
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|total raised = $60609
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|org1 = Jefferson County Education Association
| Service Employees Local 105
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|org2 = Service Employees Local 105
| Align="Right" | $3,000
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|org3 = Littleton Fire Fighters Association Local 2086
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|org4 = Food & Commercial Workers Local 7
| Littleton Fire Fighters Association Local 2086
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|org5 = Colorado Professional Fire Fighters
| Align="Right" | $2,900
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|orgamount1 = 4250
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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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|}}
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Linda + Newell + Colorado + Senate'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Linda + Newell + Colorado + Senate'''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
:''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}}
 
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==See also==
==Personal==
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*[[Colorado State Senate]]
 
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*[[Colorado State Senate#Committees|Colorado Senate Committees]]
Newell is single.
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*[[Colorado State Senate District 26]]
 
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*[[Colorado State Legislature]]
 
==External links==  
 
==External links==  
 
{{submit a leg link}}
 
{{submit a leg link}}
*[http://www.linda4senate.com/ Linda Newell's campaign website]
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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]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=107241 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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* [http://openstates.org/co/legislators/COL000003/linda-newell/ Profile from Open States]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=107241 Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[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=117231 2010], [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]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Senator-Linda-Newell/197156632681 Linda Newell on Facebook]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Senator-Linda-Newell/197156632681 Linda Newell on Facebook]
 
*[http://www.linkedin.com/in/lindanewell5678 Linda Newell on LinkedIn]
 
*[http://www.linkedin.com/in/lindanewell5678 Linda Newell on LinkedIn]
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Linda Newell
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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 and 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]

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).[2]

Newell raised $60,609 for her campaign, while Clapp raised $49,692.[3]

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.[4]

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.
Colorado State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Linda Newell's campaign in 2012
Colorado Democratic Party$20,435
Colorado Wins Sdc$5,750
Colorado Education Association$4,500
Littleton Fire Fighters Small Donor Cmte$4,500
Colorado Professional Fire Fighters$4,500
Total Raised in 2012$187,452
Source:Follow the Money

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.

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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See also

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