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*[http://www.elections.colorado.gov/Content/Documents/Ballot%20Access/2010%20PRIMARY%20LIST%20%20LOG.pdf Unofficial list of primary candidates]
*[http://www.mattjonesforcolorado.com/ Matt Jones's campaign website]
*[http://www.state.co.us/gov_dir/leg_dir/house/members/hou12.htm House website]
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=125489 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=125489 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://www.mattjonesforcolorado.com/ Matt Jones campaign website]
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=125489 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=117176 2010]
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Matt-Jones-for-Colorado-State-Legislature-HD-12-East-Boulder-County/84866436379?ref=ts Matt Jones facebook page]
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Matt-Jones-for-Colorado-State-Legislature-HD-12-East-Boulder-County/84866436379?ref=ts Matt Jones facebook page]
*[http://twitter.com/electmatt Matt Jones' Twitter page]

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Matt Jones
Matt Jones.jpg
Colorado House of Representatives, District 12
Assumed office
January 12, 2011
Current term ends
January 12, 2013
Political party Democratic
Website House website
Matt Jones is a Democratic member of the Colorado House of Representatives. He has represented the 12th district since 2011. He previously served from 1986 to 1993 as well.

Jones earned his BA in Political Science from Colorado State University. He went on to receive his MA in Natural Resource Policy from Colorado State University.

Jones is a part-time wildland firefighter. He has also worked as an open space and trails planner.

Committee assignments


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



See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2010

Jones defeated Jake Williams in the August 10 primary. He defeated Republican Jeffrey Ilseman and Libertarian Bo Shaffer in the November 2 general election.

Colorado House of Representatives, District 12 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Matt Jones (D) 16,775
Jeffrey Ilseman (R) 8,983
Bo Shaffer (L) 1,631

Campaign donors


In 2010, Jones raised $68,710 in contributions. [1]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Copic Insurance Small Donor Committee $3,500
Colorado Professional Fire Fighters $2,250
Colorado Council Of Teamsters Small Donor Committee $2,000
Boulder Valley Education Association $2,000


Jones and his wife Shari have one child.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Paul Weissmann
Colorado House District 12
Succeeded by