Lauren Boebert is a well-known American politician who was born on December 15, 1986, in Altamont, Illinois. She is currently serving as the U.S. Representative for Colorado’s 3rd congressional district since January 3, 2021. Boebert is a member of the Republican Party and has gained national attention for her conservative views and vocal opposition to gun control laws.
Lauren Boebert’s political career started when she became involved in local politics in Garfield County, Colorado. In 2015, she founded the group “Shooters Grill for Constitutional Carry” to support gun rights in Colorado. She gained national attention in 2019 when she confronted then-presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke over his proposed gun control policies at a rally in Aurora, Colorado.
In 2020, Lauren Boebert announced her candidacy for the U.S. House of Representatives from Colorado’s 3rd congressional district. She ran as a Republican, defeating five-term incumbent Scott Tipton in the primary election. In the general election, she defeated her Democratic opponent Diane Mitsch Bush with 51.3% of the vote, becoming the first woman to represent Colorado’s 3rd congressional district.
Lauren Boebert Age: How old is Lauren Boebert?
Lauren Boebert was born on December 15, 1986, which makes her 36 years old as of 2023. She was born to Shawn and Paula Roberts in Altamont, Illinois, and raised in Rifle, Colorado. Boebert grew up in a family of eleven children and was homeschooled for most of her childhood. Boebert started working as a waitress at the age of 15 to support her family financially.
At the age of 18, she married Jayson Boebert, and the couple has four children together. Lauren Boebert has always been a strong supporter of the Second Amendment, and she and her husband own a gun-themed restaurant called Shooters Grill in Rifle, Colorado.