Jared Polis facts for kids
|43rd Governor of Colorado|
January 8, 2019
|Preceded by||John Hickenlooper|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Colorado's 2nd district
January 3, 2009 – January 3, 2019
|Preceded by||Mark Udall|
|Succeeded by||Joe Neguse|
|Member of the Colorado State Board of Education
from the at-large district
|Preceded by||Ben Alexander|
|Succeeded by||Seat abolished|
May 12, 1975
Boulder, Colorado, U.S.
|Domestic partner||Marlon Reis|
|Education||Princeton University (BA)|
Polis served as the U.S. Representative for CO's 2nd congressional district from 2009 to 2019. He is a Democrat. He was among the richest members of Congress. His personal net worth is estimated at nearly $400 million.
Polis was one of the few people to be openly gay when first elected to the U.S. House of Representatives and the first gay parent in Congress.
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