2012 Colorado Congressional Races

Note, due to the decennial redistricting process, you may be in a new congressional district. You can check your district by clicking here to go to Colorado.gov’s district maps. Once there, select ‘US House of Representatives 2012’ under the heading ‘Choose Categories’ on the left.

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Candidates that are incumbents of the designated district are marked and listed first.

Click a link to jump to that districts candidate list:
Congressional District 1
Congressional District 2
Congressional District 3
Congressional District 4
Congressional District 5
Congressional District 6
Congressional District 7

Congressional District 1

Candidate Political Party Website
Diana DeGette (incumbent) Democratic www.DeGette.com
Danny Stroud Republican www.DannyStroudforCongress.com
Frank Atwood Libertarian
Gary Swing Green www.NewMenu.org/SwingVoter
Thomas Henry Juniel Unaffiliated

Congressional District 2

Candidate Political Party Website
Jared Polis (incumbent) Democratic www.PolisforCongress.com
Kevin Lundberg Republican www.Lundberg2012.com
Randy Luallin Libertarian www.RandyLuallin.com
Susan P. Hall Green

Below is a debate video for Congressional District 2’s candidates from Colorado State of Mind, a program on Rocky Mountain PBS.

Watch Candidate Forum – District 2 on PBS. See more from Colorado State of Mind.

Congressional District 3

Candidate Political Party Website
Scott R. Tipton (incumbent) Republican www.VoteTipton.com
Sal Pace Democratic www.PaceforColorado.com
Gregory Gilman Libertarian
Tisha T. Casida Unaffiliated www.Casida2012.com
Morgan West Unaffiliated
Jaime McMillan Unaffiliated

Below is a debate video for Congressional District 3’s candidates from Colorado State of Mind, a program on Rocky Mountain PBS. This video includes debate footage from the candidates’ debate in Grand Junction held September 8th.

Watch Colorado Debates Begin — District 3 on PBS. See more from Colorado State of Mind.

Full audio of the September 8th debate at Colorado Mesa University in Grand Junction, CO is available here.

Congressional District 4

Candidate Political Party Website
Cory Gardner (incumbent) Republican www.CoryGardner.com
Brandon Shaffer Democratic www.ShafferforColorado.com
Doug Aden American Constitution www.DougAden.com
Josh Gilliland Libertarian www.JoshgforLiberty.com

Below is a debate video for Congressional District 4’s candidates from Colorado State of Mind, a program on Rocky Mountain PBS.

Watch Candidate Forum – District 4 on PBS. See more from Colorado State of Mind.

Congressional District 5

Candidate Political Party Website
Doug Lamborn (incumbent) Republican www.LambornforCongress.com
Kenneth R. Harvell American Constitution
Jim Pirtle Libertarian www.PirtleforUSCongress.com
Misha Luzov Green
Dave Anderson Unaffiliated www.DaveAndersonforCongress.com
George Allen Cantrell Republican

Congressional District 6

Candidate Political Party Website
Mike Coffman (incumbent) Republican www.CoffmanforCongress.com
Joe Miklosi Democratic www.JoeMiklosi.com
Patrick E. Provost Libertarian
Kathy Polhemus Unaffiliated www.PolhemusforCongress.com

Congressional District 7

Candidate Political Party Website
Ed Perlmutter (incumbent) Democratic www.PerlmutterforColorado.com
Joe Coors Republican www.JoeCoors.com
Douglas “Dayhorse” Campbell American Constitution
Buck Bailey Libertarian www.VoteBuckBailey.com