18th Judicial District Attorney George Brauchler, the Republican candidate for Colorado attorney general. speaks at a debate with Democrat Phil Weiser in Denver. (Jesse Paul, The Colorado Sun)

Get to know George Brauchler, the Republican candidate for Colorado attorney general

George Brauchler is the 18th Judicial District Attorney and is a rising star in Colorado's Republican Party.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Cory Gardner had good news for Colorado. But Trump had tweets.

There was a sense this week that Trump's "go home" controversy marked an intensifying phase in the president's approach and that Cory Gardner may have offered an early clue for 2020 campaigns on how to respond

Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published

A slain deputy. A political brawl. A school shooting: How Sheriff Tony Spurlock is handling years of turmoil

Spurlock, the target of a recall effort, says the past several years have been the most trying of his 40-year career in law enforcement. “I’d be OK if I forgot it,” he says of some of the trauma.