U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colorado, speaks at news conference celebrating the Rocky Mountain Regional United States Patent and Trademark Office's fifth anniversary on Aug. 30, 2019. (Jesse Paul, The Colorado Sun)

Cory Gardner challenges Democratic rivals to 5 U.S. Senate debates ahead of the 2020 election

The Colorado Sun and its partners will host the final debate Oct. 14, just as ballots will arrive in mailboxes

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Michael Bennet: We will never heal until we dismantle our systemic racism

Colorado's senior U.S. senator writes about the killing of George Floyd and the protests that followed

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Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Hickenlooper says he “tripped” on question about Black Lives Matter as race becomes a campaign issue

Democratic candidate Andrew Romanoff pounces on his rival’s misstep, which came a week before mail ballots go to voters

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

Nearly 26,000 coronavirus deaths in nursing homes spur inspections, promises of fines

In Colorado, more than 730 residents of nursing homes and senior care centers have died after contracting the disease