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Sen. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.)

  • District: Junior Senator from Colorado
  • Residence: Denver
  • Born: November 28, 1964; New Delhi, India
  • Religion: Unspecified
  • Family: Wife, Susan Daggett; three children
  • Education: Wesleyan U., B.A. 1987 (history); Yale U., J.D. 1993
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: No previous office; U.S. Senate, 2009-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2010 (1st full term); Appointed January 2009
  • Committee Assignments: Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry (Conservation, Forestry & Natural Resources - Chairman; Jobs, Rural Economic Growth & Energy Innovation; Nutrition, Specialty Crops, Food & Agricultural Research); Finance (Energy, Natural Resources & Infrastructure - Chairman; International Trade, Customs & Global Competitiveness; Taxation & IRS Oversight); Health, Education, Labor & Pensions (Children & Families; Employment & Workplace Safety)
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State Information: Colorado

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2010 general Michael Bennet (D) 851,590 48%
Ken Buck (R) 822,731 46.4%
Bob Kinsey (GREEN) 38,768 2.2%
Maclyn Stringer (LIBERT) 22,589 1.3%
Jason Napolitano (IRFM) 19,415 1.1%
Charley Miller (UNA) 11,330 0.6%
J. Moromisato (UNA) 5,767 0.3%
2004 general Ken Salazar (D) 1,081,188 51.3%
Pete Coors (R) 980,668 46.5%
Douglas Campbell (AC) 18,783 0.9%
Richard Randall (LIBERT) 10,160 0.5%
John Harris (I) 8,442 0.4%
Victor Good (REF) 6,481 0.3%
Finn Gotaas (X) 1,750 0.1%
1998 general Ben Nighthorse Campbell (R) 829,370 62.5%
Dottie Lamm (D) 464,754 35%
David S. Segal (LIBERT) 14,024 1%
Kevin Swanson (AC) 9,775 0.7%
Jeffrey Peckman (NL) 4,101 0.3%
John Heckman (COPP) 3,230 0.2%
Gary Swing (USP) 1,981 0.1%
1992 general Ben Nighthorse Campbell (D) 803,725 51.8%
Terry Considine (R) 662,893 42.7%
Richard O. Grimes (PI) 42,455 2.7%
Matt Noah (CPL) 22,846 1.5%
Dan Winters (I) 20,347 1.3%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2008 Barack Obama: 53.66% John McCain: 44.71%
2012 : 51.49% : 46.13%
2004 John Kerry: 47% George W. Bush: 52%
2000 Al Gore: 42% George W. Bush: 51%
1996 Bill Clinton: 44% Robert Dole: 46%
1992 Bill Clinton: 40% George H. W. Bush: 36%
1988 Michael Dukakis: 45% George H. W. Bush: 53%
1984 Walter F. Mondale: 35% :

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