Michael Johnston (Colorado)

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Michael Johnston
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Colorado State Senate District 33
Incumbent
Assumed office
2009
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession School Principal
Website Senate website
Michael Johnston has been a Democratic member of the Colorado State Senate since being appointed on May 11, 2009. He represents the 33rd district.

Johnston is a School Principal.

Committee assignments

Johnston's sponsored legislation includes:

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

40 under 40

Johnston has been highlighted by Time Magazine as one of the 40 leaders under 40 who are "rising stars of American politics.[2]

Elections

2010

See also: Colorado State Senate elections, 2010

Johnston sought re-election to the 33rd District seat in 2010. He faced no opposition in the primary election. He defeated Lisa Ringle (R) in the November 2 general election.

Colorado State Senate, District 33 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Johnston (D) 33,634
Lisa Ringle (R) 7,276

2009

Johnston was appointed to the 31st district seat in the Colorado State Senate.

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Political offices
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Colorado State Senate - District 33
2009–present
Succeeded by
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