KC Becker announces bid for House District 13 | SkyHiNews.com

KC Becker announces bid for House District 13

Democrat KC Becker has officially announced her candidacy for House District 13 in the November 2014 election.

Becker recently announced running for the seat presently held by Claire Levy, who has served as a state representative since 2007 and will be completing her final term.

Becker, 43, said she plans to “ensure the broad interests of this district are represented with common-sense solutions that work toward progressive goals of economic, environmental, and equitable sustainability.”

Among Becker’s goals for House District 13 are addressing energy issues, promoting forest health, working to address the growing poverty in the state, investing in our educational system and infrastructure, and addressing needed state constitutional reform.

Becker received her B.A. in Government from the College of William and Mary in 1991 and her J.D. from Lewis and Clark Law School in 1996. She also received a MS from the Daniels School of Business at the University of Denver in 2005.

Prior to serving on Boulder City Council, Becker was an attorney focusing on natural resources law at the U.S. Department of the Interior and worked in the private sector for real estate investors. She moved to Boulder in 2002 and was elected to the Boulder City Council in 2009. She lives in Boulder with her husband Miles. Together they have two children.

House District 13 includes the counties of Jackson, Grand, Clear Creek, Boulder and Gilpin counties.

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