Samuel H. Cassidy

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Samuel H. Cassidy
43rd Lieutenant Governor of Colorado
In office
1994 – 1995[1]
Governor Roy Romer
Preceded by Mike Callihan
Succeeded by Gail Schoettler
Member of the Colorado Senate
from the 6th district
In office
Preceded by Bob DeNier
Succeeded by Ben Alexander
Minority Leader of the Colorado Senate
In office
Preceded by Larry Trujillo
Succeeded by Mike Feeley
Personal details
Born (1950-01-16) January 16, 1950 (age 65)
Shreveport, LA
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Alma mater University of Oklahoma
University of Tulsa
Occupation Attorney

Samuel H. Cassidy (born January 16, 1950) is an attorney and has been a professor at the University of Denver since 2000, where he has taught law and ethics. He was the 43rd Lieutenant Governor of Colorado, serving from 1994 to 1995 under Roy Romer. Before taking that office, he served as a Colorado State Senator from 1991 to 1994, and was the Minority Leader of the Senate for two years.[1]

Cassidy was President and CEO of the Colorado Association of Commerce and Industry from 1998 until 2000.

Cassidy was a winner of the American Civil Liberties Union Legislator of the Year Award.[citation needed]


  1. ^ a b "Lieutenant Governors of Colorado 1877-2003". Colorado State Archives. Retrieved 2009-05-09. 

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mike Callihan
Lieutenant Governor of Colorado
Succeeded by
Gail Schoettler