Steve Lebsock

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Steve Lebsock
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Colorado House of Representatives District 34
Incumbent
In office
January 9, 2013-Present
Term ends
January 14, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$30,000/year
Per diem$45/day in Denver area, $183/day outside
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolWestminster High School
Bachelor'sMetropolitan State College of Denver (1998)
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Steve Lebsock is a Democratic member of the Colorado House of Representatives, representing District 34 since 2013.

Education:[1]

  • Westminster High School
  • 1998: B.A. in Sociology at Metropolitan State College of Denver

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Colorado Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture, Livestock and Natural Resources
Local Government

Issues

Campaign themes

Lebsock's website highlights the following campaign themes:[2]

Economy and Jobs

  • Excerpt:"Steve will continue his commitment to creating jobs as your Colorado State Representative. "

Health Care

  • Excerpt:"Steve believes that all of us have the right to affordable, quality healthcare."

Labor

  • Excerpt:"Steve has always been an advocate for labor. He understands that as we look to the future we need to create good paying jobs, and will advocate for businesses that pay a living wage."

Education

  • Excerpt:"Steve will work to increase state revenue for education by creating jobs through solid policy that will promote both job growth and positive business development."

Elections

2012

See also: Colorado House of Representatives elections, 2012

Lebsock won election in the 2012 election for Colorado House of Representatives District 34. He ran unopposed in the June 26, 2012, Democratic primary. He defeated Jodina Widhalm (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012. [3][4]

Colorado House of Representatives, District 34, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Lebsock 60.6% 16,944
     Republican Jodina B. Widhalm 39.4% 11,014
Total Votes 27,958

Endorsements

Lebsock received endorsements from:[5]

  • State senator Mary Hodge
  • State senator Pat Steadman
  • State senator Lois Tochtrop
  • State representative Judy Solano
  • State representative John Soper
  • Northglenn Mayor Joyce Downing
  • Northglenn Mayor Pro Tem Susan Clyne
  • Northglenn Councilmember Carol Dodge
  • Northglenn Councilmember Wayne Dodge
  • Northglenn Councilmember Leslie Carrico
  • Northglenn Councilmember Eugene Wieneke
  • Federal Heights Mayor Pro Tem Mike Cieszlak
  • Federal Heights Councilmember Sharon Richardson
  • Federal Heights Councilmember Tanya Ishikawa
  • Thornton Mayor Pro Tem Eva Henry
  • Thornton Councilmember Jenice J.J. Dove
  • Thornton Councilmember Mack Goodman
  • Metro North Chamber of Commerce
  • Colorado Conservation Voters
  • Colorado Education Association
  • District 12 Education Association
  • Mountain West Credit Union Association
  • Nurses for Political Action in Colorado
  • AFT Colorado (Affiliate of American Federation of Teachers)
  • Colorado Chiropractic Association
  • Colorado Association of Realtors
  • Colorado Professional Firefighters
  • Colorado AFL-CIO
  • IBEW Colorado State Conference of Electrical Workers
  • United Food and Commercial Workers Local 7
  • American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
  • Colorado Wins

Campaign donors

2012

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Political offices
Preceded by
John Soper (D)
Colorado House of Representatives District 34
2013–present
Succeeded by
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