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Linda Newell
Colorado State Senate District 26
Assumed office
Current term ends
January 12, 2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Business Consultant
Website Senate website
Linda Newell is a Democratic member of the Colorado State Senate, representing District 26.

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.

Newell is a Business Consultant in Human Resources/Corporate Education/Workforce Development.

Committee assignments


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


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

Newell's sponsored legislation includes:

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



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


In 2008, Newell collected $60,609 in donations.[4]

Her three largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Jefferson County Education Association $4,250
Service Employees Local 105 $3,000
Littleton Fire Fighters Association Local 2086 $2,900


Newell is single.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Colorado State Senate - District 26
Succeeded by