Rod Pelton

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Rod Pelton
Member of the Colorado House of Representatives
from the 65th district
Assumed office
January 4, 2019
Preceded byJon Becker
Personal details
NationalityAmerican
Political partyRepublican
ResidenceCheyenne Wells, Colorado
ProfessionFarmer
rancher
Websitefacebook.com/PeltonforHD65/

Rod Pelton is a state representative from Cheyenne Wells, Colorado. A Republican, Pelton represents Colorado House of Representatives District 65, which encompasses Morgan, Logan, Yuma, Kit Carson, Phillips, Sedgwick, and Cheyenne counties.[1]

Background[edit]

A farmer and rancher, Pelton served for many years on the Cheyenne County Board of County Commissioners, serving as chair of the commission for most of that time.[2]

Election[edit]

Pelton was first elected as a state representative in the 2018 general elections. In that election, he defeated his Democratic Party opponent, winning 76.3% of the vote.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Legislative District Information After 2011 Reapportionment House District 65" (PDF). State of Colorado. December 22, 2011. Retrieved 10 January 2019.
  2. ^ Albani-Burgio, Paul (March 5, 2018). "Cheyenne County Commissioner seeking GOP House District 65 Nomination". Fort Morgan Times. Retrieved 11 January 2019.
  3. ^ "Colorado election results, November 6, 2018, 2018 General Election". Colorado Secretary of State. November 6, 2018. Retrieved 11 January 2019.

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