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  name                = Scott Renfroe |
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  |Name = Scott Renfroe
  political position  = Colorado State Senate District 13 |
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  |Position = Colorado State Senate, District 23
  assumed office     = 2006 |
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|Tenure = 2007 - Present
  political party    = [[Republican]] |
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of Legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 12, 2013]]
  profession          = Legislator |
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|Assumed office = 2007
  website             = [http://www.state.co.us/gov_dir/leg_dir/Senate/members/Sen13.htm Senate website] |
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|Political party = Republican
   
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  |Leadership = Minority Caucus Leader, Colorado State Senate
}}{{tnr}}'''Scott Renfroe''' (b. December 7, 1966) has been a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Colorado State Senate]] since 2006. He represents the 13th district.
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|Base salary = $30,000/year
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|Per diem = $45/day in Denver area, $183/day outside
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|Last election = [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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|First elected = 2006
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|Term limits = [[State legislatures with term limits|8 years]]
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{{tnr}}'''Scott W. Renfroe''' (b. December 7, 1966) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Colorado State Senate]], representing District 13. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.
  
Renfroe was a member of the Eaton School District Board of Education in 1997 and 2001.  He then joined the Colorado State Senate in 2006.
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Renfroe has served as [[State Senate Minority Caucus Leader|Minority Caucus Leader]] since 2013. He was a member of the Eaton School District Board of Education in 1997 and 2001.
  
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==Biography==
 
Renfroe graduated from Colorado State University in 1989.
 
Renfroe graduated from Colorado State University in 1989.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Renfroe served on the following committees:
  
* [[Judiciary Committee, Colorado Senate]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Transportation Committee, Colorado Senate]]
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|State = Colorado
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Appropriations
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|Committee2 = Education
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|Committee3 = Legislative Council
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|Joint3 =Yes
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}}
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Renfroe served on these committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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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 = Capital Development
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|Joint1 = Yes
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|Committee2 = Education
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|Committee3 = Legislative Audit
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|Joint3 = Yes
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|Committee4 = Legislative Council
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|Joint4 = Yes
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|Committee5 = Transportation
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}}
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Renfroe served on these committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|Collapse = Yes
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|State = Colorado
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Judiciary
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|Committee2 = Transportation
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}}
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==Issues==
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===Sponsored legislation===
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*Senate Bill 11-127 Converting Public Employee's Retirement Association (PERA) benefits from defined benefit to defined contribution <Ref>[http://www.coloradonewsagency.com/2011/02/09/most-pending-reforms-to-state-retirement-system-likely-to-die-early/ ''Colorado News Agency,'' "Most pending reforms to state retirement system likely to die early," February 09, 2011]</ref>
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====Public Utility Commission audit====
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The Legislative Audit Committee approved a full performance audit of the state’s Public Utility Commission. The Senate Auditor's office will conduct the audit.
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Sen. Scott Renfroe and Sen [[Steve King]] requested the audit.  King says recent actions of the PUC triggered the request.
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“The PUC should be acting as a guardian of public interest to ensure Colorado consumers receive high quality and reasonably priced services,” said  King. “Questions have risen in the legislature, public and media about some of their recent actions and these issues must be addressed.”
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The audit will ask if the PUC has established and implemented "adequate policies and procedures to ensure the PUC Commissioners’ regulatory and decision-making activities are transparent and comply with state laws, regulations, and governance standards." It will also investigate whether or not the PUC has "adequate processes and controls in place to ensure P.U.C. Commissioners’ expenditures are reasonable, appropriate, for allowable purposes, and in the best interests of the state."<ref>[http://www.coloradonewsagency.com/2011/07/11/performance-audit-of-puc-to-be-conducted/ "Performance audit of PUC approved today," ''Colorado News Agency'', by Debi Brazzale, Jul 11th, 2011]</ref>
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2010===
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:: ''See also: [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2010]]''
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Renfroe sought re-election to the 13th District seat in 2010.  He had no primary opposition.  Renfroe won re-election, defeating [[Ken Storck]] (D), in the November 2 general election.
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{{Votebox |
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  office = Colorado State Senate, District 13 General election (2010)
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|-
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Scott Renfroe (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''30,182'''
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|-
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| colspan="2" | Ken Storck (D)
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| align="right" | 15,866
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|}
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===2006===
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On November 7, 2006, Renfroe was elected to the 13th District Seat in the [[Colorado State Senate]], defeating opponent Solomon D. Little Owl (D).<ref>[http://www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/electionresults2006G/ 2006 general election results, Colorado]</ref>
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Renfroe raised $57,137 for his campaign, while Little Owl raised $11,635.<Ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=CO&y=2006&f=S&so=O#sorttable Colorado Senate spending, 2006]</ref>
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{{Votebox |
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  office = Colorado State Senate, District 13 (2006)
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|-
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Scott Renfroe (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''25,304'''
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| colspan="2" | Solomon D. Little Owl (D)
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| align="right" | 17,035
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|}
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name =  Renfroe
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|Full name = Scott Renfroe
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|year = 2006
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|Editdate = May 22, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=8526 ''followthemoney.org'', "Renfoe, Scott" Accessed May 22, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 1250
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|result2012 = N/A
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|office2012 = [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2012|Colorado State Senate, District 13]]
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|totalraised2010 = 31344
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2010|Colorado State Senate, District 13]]
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|totalraised2008 = 2200
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|result2008 = N/A
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|office2008 = [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2008|Colorado State Senate, District 13]]
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|totalraised2006 = 57137
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2006|Colorado State Senate, District 13]]
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}}
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Renfroe
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|full Name = Scott Renfroe
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=8526
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|office= Colorado State Senate
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|new = off
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 1250
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|org1 = Atmos Energy
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|org2 = Chesapeake Energy
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|org3 = Trucking Industry Association
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|org4 = Friends Of Colorado Hospitals
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|org5 = Independent Bankers Of Colorado
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|orgamount1 = 400
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|orgamount2 = 200
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|orgamount3 = 200
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|orgamount4 = 200
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|orgamount5 = 150
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|}}
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = Renfroe
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|full Name = Scott Renfroe
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=8526
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|office= Colorado State Senate
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 31344
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|org1 = Colorado Rural Electric Association
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|org2 = Copic Insurance Small Donor Committee
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|org3 = Colorado Association Of Realtors Small Donor Committee
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|org4 = Car-Pac
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|org5 = Copic Insurance
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|orgamount1 = 1400
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|orgamount2 = 1000
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 400
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|orgamount5 = 400
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|}}
  
:: ''See also: [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2010]]''
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===2008===
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{{SLP donor box 2008
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|name = Renfroe
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|full Name = Scott Renfroe
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=8526
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|office= Colorado State Senate
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|new = off
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 2200
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|org1 = Colorado Concern
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|org2 = Colorado Ag Aviation Association Fund
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|org3 = Flynn, Leslie
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|org4 = Marsh, Yolanda D
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|org5 = Colorado Motor Carriers Association
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|orgamount1 = 400
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|orgamount2 = 400
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|orgamount3 = 400
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|orgamount4 = 200
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|orgamount5 = 200
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|}}
  
Renfroe is seeking re-election to the 13th District seat in 2010. He has no primary opposition. [[Ken Storck]] is running for the seat on the Democratic ticket. The primary occurs on August 10, and the general election takes place on [[Colorado State Senate elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
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===2006===
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{{SLP donor box 2006
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|name = Renfroe
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|full Name = Scott Renfroe
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=8526
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|office= Colorado State Senate
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|new = yes
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 57,137
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|org1 = Renfroe, Scott
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|org2 = Colorado Association Of Realtors
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|org3 = Copic Insurance
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|org4 = Keirnes, Brad
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|org5 = Colorado Legislative Services
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|orgamount1 = 14789
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|orgamount2 = 2200
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|orgamount3 = 1000
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 400
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|}}
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
 
 
Renfroe and his wife, Pamela, have five children.
 
Renfroe and his wife, Pamela, have five children.
  
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
==External links==
* [http://www.state.co.us/gov_dir/leg_dir/Senate/members/Sen13.htm Official Colorado State Senate website of Senator Scott Renfroe]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=66429 Project Vote Smart biography of Senator Scott Renfroe]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96812 2008] [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=86351 2006]
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* [http://scottrenfroe.com/ Sen. Renfroe's personal website]
 
* [http://scottrenfroe.com/ Sen. Renfroe's personal website]
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* [http://www.state.co.us/gov_dir/leg_dir/Senate/members/Sen13.htm Official Colorado State Senate website of Senator Scott Renfroe]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=66429 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=66429 Project Vote Smart biography of Senator Scott Renfroe]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140583 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=117335 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96812 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=86351 2006]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Scott-Renfroe/50594961271 Scott Renfroe on Facebook]
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Revision as of 11:31, 7 February 2014

Scott Renfroe
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Colorado State Senate, District 23
Incumbent
In office
2007 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2013
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Minority Caucus Leader, Colorado State Senate
2013-Present
Compensation
Base salary$30,000/year
Per diem$45/day in Denver area, $183/day outside
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limits8 years
Personal
Birthday12/07/1966
Place of birthGreeley, CO
ProfessionLegislator
ReligionEvangelical
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Scott W. Renfroe (b. December 7, 1966) is a Republican member of the Colorado State Senate, representing District 13. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Renfroe has served as Minority Caucus Leader since 2013. He was a member of the Eaton School District Board of Education in 1997 and 2001.

Biography

Renfroe graduated from Colorado State University in 1989.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Colorado Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Education
Legislative Council

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

  • Senate Bill 11-127 Converting Public Employee's Retirement Association (PERA) benefits from defined benefit to defined contribution [1]

Public Utility Commission audit

The Legislative Audit Committee approved a full performance audit of the state’s Public Utility Commission. The Senate Auditor's office will conduct the audit.

Sen. Scott Renfroe and Sen Steve King requested the audit. King says recent actions of the PUC triggered the request.

“The PUC should be acting as a guardian of public interest to ensure Colorado consumers receive high quality and reasonably priced services,” said King. “Questions have risen in the legislature, public and media about some of their recent actions and these issues must be addressed.”

The audit will ask if the PUC has established and implemented "adequate policies and procedures to ensure the PUC Commissioners’ regulatory and decision-making activities are transparent and comply with state laws, regulations, and governance standards." It will also investigate whether or not the PUC has "adequate processes and controls in place to ensure P.U.C. Commissioners’ expenditures are reasonable, appropriate, for allowable purposes, and in the best interests of the state."[2]

Elections

2010

See also: Colorado State Senate elections, 2010

Renfroe sought re-election to the 13th District seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. Renfroe won re-election, defeating Ken Storck (D), in the November 2 general election.

Colorado State Senate, District 13 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Scott Renfroe (R) 30,182
Ken Storck (D) 15,866

2006

On November 7, 2006, Renfroe was elected to the 13th District Seat in the Colorado State Senate, defeating opponent Solomon D. Little Owl (D).[3]

Renfroe raised $57,137 for his campaign, while Little Owl raised $11,635.[4]

Colorado State Senate, District 13 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Scott Renfroe (R) 25,304
Solomon D. Little Owl (D) 17,035

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Renfroe is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Renfroe raised a total of $91,931 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 22, 2013.[5]

Scott Renfroe's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Colorado State Senate, District 13 Not up for election $1,250
2010 Colorado State Senate, District 13 Won $31,344
2008 Colorado State Senate, District 13 Not up for election $2,200
2006 Colorado State Senate, District 13 Won $57,137
Grand Total Raised $91,931

2012

Renfroe was not up for election to the Colorado State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Renfroe raised a total of $1,250.
Colorado State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Scott Renfroe's campaign in 2012
Atmos Energy$400
Chesapeake Energy$200
Trucking Industry Association$200
Friends Of Colorado Hospitals$200
Independent Bankers Of Colorado$150
Total Raised in 2012$1,250
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Renfroe won re-election to the Colorado State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Renfroe raised a total of $31,344.

2008

Renfroe was not up for election to the Colorado State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Renfroe raised a total of $2,200.

2006

Renfroe won election to the Colorado State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Renfroe raised a total of $57,137.

Personal

Renfroe and his wife, Pamela, have five children.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Scott + Renfroe + Colorado + Senate

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

Scott Renfroe News Feed

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