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Fields won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2012|Colorado House of Representatives]] District 42.  She ran unopposed in the June 26, 2012, Democratic primary.  She defeated [[Michael Donald]] (R) in the general election 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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Fields won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2012|Colorado House of Representatives]] District 42.  She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 26, 2012.  She defeated [[Michael Donald]] (R) in the general election 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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Rhonda Fields
Rhonda Fields.jpg
Colorado House of Representatives District 42
Incumbent
In office
January 12, 2011-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 3
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 electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsFour consecutive terms
Education
Master'sUniversity of Northern Colorado
Personal
Place of birthAurora, CO
ProfessionUnited Airlines
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Rhonda Fields is a Democratic member of the Colorado House of Representatives, representing District 42. She was first elected to the chamber in 2011.

Biography

Fields earned her Master's degree from the University of Northern Colorado. Her professional experience includes working as the founder of the Fields Wolfe Memorial Fund and for United Airlines.

In 2005, Fields’ son, Javaad Marshall Fields, had agreed to give testimony of his knowledge of a 2004 murder near Lowry Park in Aurora. Javaad Marshall-Fields and his fiancee, Vivan Wolfe, were brutally gunned down in their car in June of 2005, before Fields could give his testimony. Since then, Robert Ray and Sir Mario Owens, have been convicted of killing them and sentenced to death.

In the wake of the tragedy, Fields gave testimony on two different criminal justice bills at the Capitol. Rep. Karen Middleton dropped out of her race after winning her primary contest in summer 2010 to take up another job. When Middleton decided to stop running, she remembered and recruited Fields.

"12 weeks ago I was just a working-class mother, a working class woman going to work every day," Fields said shortly before the 2011 session began. "I take care of my mom as a senior citizen, I’m a daughter, and didn’t have this on the radar for me."[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Colorado Committee Assignments, 2013
Local Government, Chair
Education
Health, Insurance and Environment

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2012

Fields won re-election in the 2012 election for Colorado House of Representatives District 42. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 26, 2012. She defeated Michael Donald (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Colorado House of Representatives, District 42, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRhonda Fields Incumbent 73.3% 16,402
     Republican Mike Donald 26.7% 5,960
Total Votes 22,362

2010

See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2010

Fields defeated Sally Mounier (R) in the November 2 general election.

Colorado House of Representatives, District 42 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Rhonda Fields (D) 7,102
Sally Mounier (R) 4,614

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Fields is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Fields raised a total of $90,106 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 30, 2013.[4]

Rhonda Fields's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Colorado State House, District 42 Won $46,315
2010 Colorado State House, District 42 Won $43,791
Grand Total Raised $90,106

2012

Fields won re-election to the Colorado House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Fields raised a total of $46,315.

2010

Fields won election to the Colorado House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Fields raised a total of $43,791.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Karen Middleton
Colorado House District 42
2011–present
Succeeded by
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