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Megan Schrader

State Government Reporter

Republican Ryan Frazier is running for U.S. Senate. He was speaking at a debate for Republican candidates at UCCS Wednesday, June 8, 2016. (photo by Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
Robert Blaha
Robert Blaha
U.S. Senate candidate Jack Graham arrives at the El Paso County Republican Headquarters Wednesday, June 1, 2016, while campaigning for the U.S. Senate race in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Leon Travis, Jon Keyser and Scott Drinkard laugh after making their landing while skydiving at Out of the Blue Skydiving in Calhan on Sunday, May 29, 2016. Travis comissioned Keyser on his graduation from the United States Air Force Academy. Photo by Ryan Jones, The Gazette.
FILE - This May 21, 2013 file photo shows Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo. on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signs a bill on Friday. Photo by Megan Schraeder, The Gazette.
Senate Debate Colorado
Republican U.S. Senate hopefuls from seated from left, Jon Keyser, Jack Graham, Darryl Glenn, Robert Blaha and Ryan Frazier debate as moderator Don Ward, left, smiles at University of Colorado Colorado Springs on Wednesday, June 8, 2016, in Colorado Springs, Colo. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette via AP) MAGS OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT