Ed Perlmutter is a Representative from Colorado. Born in Denver, CO, in 1953, he earned his B.A. from the University of Colorado, Boulder, in 1975 and his J.D. in 1978.
He was a private practice lawyer and member of the Colorado state senate from 1995-2003, serving as president pro tempore from 2001-2003. He was elected to the 110th and to the four succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2007-present).