List of United States Representatives from Colorado

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The following is an alphabetical list of members of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Colorado. For chronological tables of members of both houses of the United States Congress from the state (through the present day), see United States Congressional Delegations from Colorado. The list of names should be complete (as of January 3, 2015), but other data may be incomplete. It includes members who have represented both the state and the Territory, both past and present.

Current members[edit]

Updated January 2015.[1]

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party District Years Notes
Wayne Allard Republican 4th January 3, 1991 – January 3, 1997
William L. Armstrong Republican 5th January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1979
Wayne N. Aspinall Democratic 4th January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1973
Bob Beauprez Republican 7th January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2007
James B. Belford Republican At-large October 3, 1876 – December 13, 1877 State of Colorado established
Lost contested election
March 4, 1879 – March 4, 1885
John Calhoun Bell Populist 2nd March 4, 1893 – March 4, 1903
Hiram Pitt Bennet Conservative
Republican
Territory August 19, 1861 – March 4, 1865 Territory was established
Robert W. Bonynge Republican 1st February 16, 1904 – March 4, 1909
Allen Alexander Bradford Republican Territory March 4, 1865 – March 4, 1867
March 4, 1869 – March 4, 1871
Franklin E. Brooks Republican At-large March 4, 1903 – March 4, 1907
Donald G. Brotzman Republican 2nd January 3, 1963 – January 3, 1965
January 3, 1967 – January 3, 1975
Hank Brown Republican 4th January 3, 1981 – January 3, 1991
Ken Buck Republican 4th January 3, 2015 – present Incumbent
William E. Burney Democratic 3rd November 5, 1940 – January 3, 1941 elected to finish John Andrew Martin's term
Ben Nighthorse Campbell Democratic 3rd January 3, 1987 – January 3, 1993
John A. Carroll Democratic 1st January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1951
Jerome B. Chaffee Republican Territory March 4, 1871 – March 4, 1875
John Chenoweth Republican 3rd January 3, 1941 – January 3, 1949
January 3, 1951 – January 3, 1965
George M. Chilcott Republican Territory March 4, 1867 – March 4, 1869
Mike Coffman Republican 6th January 3, 2009 – present Incumbent
George W. Cook Republican At-large March 4, 1907 – March 4, 1909
Fred N. Cummings Democratic 2nd March 4, 1933 – January 3, 1941
Diana DeGette Democratic 1st January 3, 1997 – present Incumbent
Peter H. Dominick Republican 2nd January 3, 1961 – January 3, 1963
William R. Eaton Republican 1st March 4, 1929 – March 4, 1933
Frank Evans Democratic 3rd January 3, 1965 – January 3, 1979
Cory Gardner Republican 4th January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2015
Dean M. Gillespie Republican 1st March 7, 1944 – January 3, 1947 elected to finish Lawrence Lewis's term
Warren A. Haggott Republican 2nd March 4, 1907 – March 4, 1909
Guy U. Hardy Republican 3rd March 4, 1919 – March 4, 1933
Joel Hefley Republican 5th January 3, 1987 – January 3, 2007
William S. Hill Republican 2nd January 3, 1941 – January 3, 1959
Benjamin C. Hilliard Democratic 1st March 4, 1915 – March 4, 1919
Herschel M. Hogg Republican 2nd March 4, 1903 – March 4, 1907
Byron L. Johnson Democratic 2nd January 3, 1959 – January 3, 1961
Jim Johnson Republican 4th January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1981
Edward Keating Democratic At-large March 4, 1913 – March 4, 1915
3rd March 4, 1915 – March 4, 1919
George John Kindel Democratic 1st March 4, 1913 – March 4, 1915
Raymond P. Kogovsek Democratic 3rd January 3, 1979 – January 3, 1985
Ken Kramer Republican 5th January 3, 1979 – January 3, 1987
Doug Lamborn Republican 5th January 3, 2007 – present Incumbent
Lawrence Lewis Democratic 1st March 4, 1933 – December 9, 1943 Died
Betsy Markey Democratic 4th January 3, 2009 – January 3, 2011
John H. Marsalis Democratic 3rd January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1951
John Andrew Martin Democratic 2nd March 4, 1909 – March 4, 1913
3rd March 4, 1933 – December 23, 1939 Died
Scott McInnis Republican 3rd January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2005
Mike McKevitt Republican 1st January 3, 1971 – January 3, 1973
Roy H. McVicker Democratic 2nd January 3, 1965 – January 3, 1967
Marilyn Musgrave Republican 4th January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2009
Thomas M. Patterson Democratic Territory March 4, 1875 –August 1, 1876 Colorado achieved statehood
At-large December 13, 1877– March 4, 1879 Won contested election
Lafe Pence Populist 1st March 4, 1893 – March 4, 1895
Ed Perlmutter Democratic 7th January 3, 2007 – present Incumbent
Jared Polis Democratic 2nd January 3, 2009 – present Incumbent
Robert F. Rockwell Republican 4th December 9, 1941 – January 3, 1949 elected to finish Edward T. Taylor's term
Byron G. Rogers Democratic 1st January 3, 1951 – January 3, 1971
Atterson W. Rucker Democratic 1st March 4, 1909 – March 4, 1913
John Salazar Democratic 3rd January 3, 2005 – January 3, 2011
Daniel Schaefer Republican 6th March 29, 1983 – January 3, 1999 elected to finish term of Rep-elect Jack Swigert
Bob Schaffer Republican 4th January 3, 1997 – January 3, 2003
Pat Schroeder Democratic 1st January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1997
Harry H. Seldomridge Democratic 2nd March 4, 1913 – March 4, 1915
John F. Shafroth Republican 1st March 4, 1895 – March 4, 1897
Silver Republican March 4, 1897 – March 4, 1903
Democratic March 4, 1903 – February 15, 1904 Resigned after declaring his conviction that his opponent was actually elected
David Skaggs Democratic 2nd January 3, 1987 – January 3, 1999
Michael L. Strang Republican 3rd January 3, 1985 – January 3, 1987
George G. Symes Republican At-large March 4, 1885 – March 4, 1889
Tom Tancredo Republican 6th January 3, 1999 – January 3, 2009
Edward T. Taylor Democratic At-large March 4, 1909 – March 4, 1915
4th March 4, 1915 – September 3, 1941 Died
Charles B. Timberlake Republican 2nd March 4, 1915 – March 4, 1933
Scott Tipton Republican 3rd January 3, 2011 – present Incumbent
Hosea Townsend Republican At-large March 4, 1889 – March 4, 1893
Mark Udall Democratic 2nd January 3, 1999 – January 3, 2009
William N. Vaile Republican 1st March 4, 1919 – July 2, 1927 Died
S. Harrison White Democratic 1st November 15, 1927 – March 4, 1929 elected to finish William N. Vaile's term
Tim Wirth Democratic 2nd January 3, 1975 – January 3, 1987

See also[edit]

Living former Members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Colorado[edit]

As of April 2015, there are nineteen former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from the U.S. State of Colorado who are currently living at this time. The most recent representative to die was William L. Armstrong (1973-1979) on July 5, 2016. The most recently serving representative to die was Daniel Schaefer (1983-1999) on April 16, 2006.

Representative Term of office District Date of birth (and age)
James Paul Johnson 1973–1981 4th (1930-06-02) June 2, 1930 (age 86)
Patricia Schroeder 1973–1997 1st (1940-07-30) July 30, 1940 (age 76)
Tim Wirth 1975–1987 2nd (1939-09-22) September 22, 1939 (age 77)
Raymond P. Kogovsek 1979–1985 2nd (1941-08-19) August 19, 1941 (age 75)
Ken Kramer 1979–1987 5th (1942-02-19) February 19, 1942 (age 74)
Hank Brown 1981–1991 4th (1940-02-12) February 12, 1940 (age 76)
Ben Nighthorse Campbell 1987–1993 3rd (1933-04-13) April 13, 1933 (age 83)
David Skaggs 1987–1999 2nd (1943-02-22) February 22, 1943 (age 73)
Joel Hefley 1987–2007 5th (1935-04-18) April 18, 1935 (age 81)
Wayne Allard 1991–1997 2nd (1943-12-02) December 2, 1943 (age 72)
Scott McInnis 1993–2005 3rd (1953-05-09) May 9, 1953 (age 63)
Bob Schaffer 1997–2003 4th (1962-07-24) July 24, 1962 (age 54)
Tom Tancredo 1999–2009 6th (1945-12-20) December 20, 1945 (age 70)
Bob Beauprez 2003–2007 7th (1948-09-22) September 22, 1948 (age 68)
Marilyn Musgrave 2003–2009 4th (1949-01-27) January 27, 1949 (age 67)
John Salazar 2005–2011 3rd (1953-07-21) July 21, 1953 (age 63)
Betsy Markey 2009–2011 4th (1956-04-27) April 27, 1956 (age 60)
Cory Gardner 2011–2015 4th (1974-08-22) August 22, 1974 (age 42)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Directory of Representatives". United States House of Representatives. Retrieved 3 January 2015. 

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