U.S. Rep. John Salazar, Democrat

U.S. Representative John Salazar

Candidate for: U.S. House of Representatives, from Colorado's Third Congressional District.

Age: 53

Residence: Manassa, in the San Luis Valley

Profession: Potato seed farmer, cattle rancher

Poltical Experience: elected to U.S. House in 2004, appointed to House committees of Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, and Veterans Affairs; member of the Colorado Agriculture Commission from 1999-2002

Web site: www.house.gov/salazar/, www.salazar2006.com

Local contact: Lynn Abbott, secretary of Routt County Democratic Party, 870-6673