Janak Joshi

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Janak Joshi
Member of the Colorado House of Representatives
from the 16th[1] district
In office
January 9, 2013 – January 11, 2017
Preceded byLarry Liston
Succeeded byLarry Liston
Member of the Colorado House of Representatives
from the 14th district
In office
January 12, 2011 – January 9, 2013
Preceded byKent Lambert
Succeeded byDan Nordberg
Personal details
BornAhmedabad, India
NationalityAmerican
Political partyRepublican
Alma materUniversity of Northern Colorado
Gujarat University
ProfessionPhysician (retired)
Websiteelectjanakjoshi.com

Janak Joshi[2] (born in Ahmedabad, India) is an American politician. From January 9, 2013 to January 11, 2017, Joshi represented District 16 at the Colorado House of Representatives. He previously served a two year term in the District 14 seat from January 12, 2011 until January 9, 2013.

Education[edit]

Joshi earned his MS from the University of Northern Colorado and his MD from Gujarat University.

Elections[edit]

  • 2016 Joshi lost to fellow Republican Larry Liston in the primary, with Liston winning 60.87% of the vote to Joshi's 39.13%.[3]
  • 2012 Redistricted to District 16, and with incumbent Republican Representative Larry Liston running for Colorado Senate, Joshi ran unopposed for the June 26, 2012 Republican Primary, winning with 7,313 votes,[4] and won the three-way November 6, 2012 General election with 21,781 votes (68.2%) against Libertarian candidate Michael Giallombardo and American Constitution candidate David Rawe.[5]
  • 2010 When District 14 Republican Representative Kent Lambert ran for Colorado Senate, Joshi was unopposed for both the August 10, 2010 Republican Primary, winning with 6,618 votes,[6] and the November 2, 2010 General election, winning with 20,352 votes.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Janak Joshi". Denver, Colorado: Colorado General Assembly. Archived from the original on August 5, 2014. Retrieved January 9, 2014.
  2. ^ "Janak Joshi's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved January 9, 2014.
  3. ^ Ballotpedia. Janak Joshi. Retrieved: 2017-01-21.
  4. ^ "2012 Republican Party state representatives primary results". Denver, Colorado: Secretary of State of Colorado. Retrieved January 9, 2014.
  5. ^ "2012 General election state representatives results". Denver, Colorado: Secretary of State of Colorado. Retrieved January 9, 2014.
  6. ^ "Official Publication of the Abstract of Votes Cast for the 2010 Primary & 2010 General" (PDF). Denver, Colorado: Secretary of State of Colorado. p. 93. Retrieved January 9, 2014.
  7. ^ "Official Publication of the Abstract of Votes Cast for the 2010 Primary & 2010 General" (PDF). Denver, Colorado: Secretary of State of Colorado. p. 127. Retrieved January 9, 2014.

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