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U.S. Representative

Douglas Lamborn (R)

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CO-05
Positions
Leadership: No leadership position
Committees: House Committee on Armed Services, House Committee on Natural Resources, House Committee on Veterans' Affairs
(subcommittees and past assignments)
Next election: Nov. 6, 2012

Primary challenge: No

Incumbent running: Yes

2012 candidates for CO-05

Confirmed: Douglas Lamborn
Possible: None so far
Out: None so far
(more info & editing for CO-05)
On the Web
Official website


Doug Lamborn, a Republican, has represented the Fifth Congressional District of Colorado in the U.S. House of Representatives since 2007.

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Record and controversies

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Organization 2007 Scorecard
Score - Agree ratio
2008 Scorecard
Score - Agree ratio
American Civil Liberties Union not avail. not avail.
American Conservative Union 100 - 1 not avail.
AFSCME not avail. not avail.
Americans for Democratic Action 0 - 0/20 0 - 0/20
Club for Growth not avail. not avail.
Drum Major Institute not avail. not avail.
Family Research Council not avail. not avail.
Information Technology Industry Council not avail. not avail.
League of Conservation Voters not avail. not avail.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People not avail. not avail.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce 70 - 14/20 not avail.


Iraq War

For more information see the chart of U.S. House of Representatives votes on the Iraq War.

Environmental record

For more information on environmental legislation, see the Energy and Environment Policy Portal

Campaign Performance

Mr Lamborn became a hit on You Tube during the election of 2006 when he was caught during a public debate telling an audience member to shut up! [1]

Biography

Born in 1952, Lamborn earned both his Bachelor's degree in Journalism and his Juris Doctor from the University of Kansas. In 1994, he was elected to the Colorado State House of Representatives where he served until his election to the Colorado State Senate in 1998. He and his wife Jeanie have five children. [2]

2006 election

In 2006, Lamborn ran for the Congress in the district of retiring Rep. Joel Hefley (R). He defeated Democrat Jay Fawcett 59%-41% to take possession of the seat. [3]

Money in politics

This section contains links to – and feeds from – money in politics databases. For specific controversies, see this article's record and controversies section.

Top Contributors to during the 2008 Election Cycle
DonorAmount (US Dollars)
Koch Industries$ 15,000
Duty Free Americas$ 12,600
Anschutz Corp$ 10,400
Bogosian & Co$ 10,400
Honeywell International$ 10,000
Lockheed Martin$ 10,000
National Auto Dealers Assn$ 10,000
Northrop Grumman$ 10,000
Boeing Co$ 8,500
Brownstein, Hyatt et al$ 7,953
Source: The Center for Responsive Politics' www.OpenSecrets.org site.
Note: Contributions are not from the organizations themselves, but are rather from
the organization's PAC, employees or owners. Totals include subsidiaries and affiliates.
Links to more campaign contribution information for Douglas Lamborn
from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org site.
Fundraising profile: 2008 election cycle Career totals
Top contributors by organization/corporation: 2008 election cycle Career totals
Top contributors by industry: 2008 election cycle Career totals


Committees and Affiliations

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Contact

DC office
  • 437 Cannon House Office Building Washington, DC 20515
    Ph: 202-225-4422 Fax: 202-226-2638
    Webform email
District offices
  • 3730 Sinton Road, Suite 150 Colorado Springs, CO 80907
    Ph: 719-520-0055 Fax: (none entered)
On the Web
Campaign office

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