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Election Coverage

Election Coverage
Self-funded GOP gubernatorial candidate Mitchell receives donations
By: Ernest Luning - 0 Fri, Jul 14, 2017

Republican gubernatorial candidate Victor Mitchell, who launched his candidacy by writing his campaign a check for $3 million in February, plans to...

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Lamborn too busy to fret 'ambitions of local politicians'
By: Ernest Luning - 0 Thu, Jul 13, 2017

Darryl who?

U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn didn't have time until late Wednesday to comment on news he'll be facing a second challenger in next year's...

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Democrat Griswold announces run for Colorado secretary of state
By: Ernest Luning - 0 Wed, Jul 12, 2017

Declaring she will "stand up against the Trump Administration, and protect Coloradans' right to vote," Democrat Jena Griswold on Wednesday launched...

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Perlmutter to drop from gubernatorial race, won't seek re-election to Congress
By: Peter Marcus - 0 Tue, Jul 11, 2017

U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter is expected to drop his bid for governor and will not run for re-election to Congress, Colorado Politics has learned.


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Republican Owen Hill shatters fundraising record in primary race against U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn
By: Ernest Luning - 0 Thu, Jul 6, 2017

State Sen. Owen Hill, a Colorado Springs Republican, plans to report he's raised $225,000 for his primary challenge against U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn, a...

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Colorado Democratic AG candidate notches record fundraising quarter
By: Ernest Luning - 0 Wed, Jul 5, 2017

Democratic attorney general candidate Phil Weiser raised roughly $355,000 in the fundraising quarter that closed last week, his campaign announced...

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Possible effects of gerrymandering seen in uncontested races
By: - 0 Sun, Jun 25, 2017

When voters cast ballots for state representatives last fall, millions of Americans essentially had no choice: In 42 percent of all such elections,...

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State Sen. Donovan kills buzz that she'll run for Congress
By: Joey Bunch - 0 Fri, Jun 23, 2017

State Sen. Kerry Donovan took a break from working with a chainsaw on her family ranch Friday morning to take a phone call.

Congress needs a...

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Former El Paso County Commissioner Hisey files paperwork to run for state senate in District 2
By: - 0 Fri, May 19, 2017

Former El Paso County Commissioner Dennis Hisey, a Republican, will run for state senate in District 2, according to paperwork he filed Monday with...

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Boulder teens push to lower local voting age to 16
By: - 0 Sun, May 14, 2017

This November, Boulder citizens may get to vote on who gets to vote.

Here, as in nearly every other town in America, the voting age for...

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Big donations didn't necessarily mean wins in Colorado Springs City Council election
By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 Fri, May 5, 2017

The six people elected to Colorado Springs City Council hardly raised more than the eight candidates who lost out, recent campaign records show.