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Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-Colo.)


Biography
District: 5th District
Political Highlights: Republican nominee for Kan. House, 1982; Colo. House, 1995-98; Colo. Senate, 1998-2007; U.S. House, 2007-present
Born: May 24, 1954; Leavenworth, Kan.
Residence: Colorado Springs
Religion: Christian
Family: Wife, Jeanie Lamborn; five children
Education: U. of Kansas, B.S. 1978; U. of Kansas, J.D. 1985
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 2006 (4th term)
Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Readiness; Strategic Forces); Natural Resources (Energy & Mineral Resources - Chairman; Public Lands and Environmental Regulation); Veterans' Affairs (Disability Assistance & Memorial Affairs; Oversight & Investigations)

Election History
YearElectionCandidateVotes%
2014generalDoug Lamborn (R) 157,18259.8
Irv Halter (D) 105,67340.2
2012generalDoug Lamborn (R) 199,63965.0
Dave Anderson (NPA) 53,31817.4
Jim Pirtle (LIBERT) 22,7787.4
Misha Luzov (GREEN) 18,2846.0
Kenneth Harvell (AC) 13,2124.3
2010generalDoug Lamborn (R) 152,82965.8
Kevin Bradley (D) 68,03929.3
Brian Scott (AC) 5,8862.5
Jerell Klaver (LIBERT) 5,6802.4
2008generalDoug Lamborn (R) 183,17860.0
Hal Bidlack (D) 113,02537.0
Brian Scott (AC) 8,8942.9
2006generalDoug Lamborn (R) 123,26459.6
Jay Fawcett (D) 83,43140.3
Roll Call Vitals

209th

on the House Seniority List

Fellow Colorado Rep. Diana DeGette (D) is 88th.

39th

Colorado is 39th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.

3,931

Twitter Followers (@RepDLamborn)

Rep. Doug Lamborn has no appearances on Sunday talk shows.

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) has the most appearances so far this year.











Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.