Articles By Sandra Fish

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Ethics complaints. Big spending. A criminal allegation. This may be the nastiest campaign in Colorado.

Suzanne Staiert’s role in the ethics charges against former Gov. John Hickenlooper puts her legislative campaign in the Democratic crosshairs

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Out-of-state money fuels U.S. Senate race between Cory Gardner and John Hickenlooper

Super PACs and dark money nonprofits have already spent more than $27 million in Colorado's race

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As Donald Trump pushes disinformation, Colorado election officials reassure public on voting

The president’s tweets are creating questions about mail-in ballots and the Postal Service even in states with established systems

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President Donald Trump is raising big money in Colorado, far outpacing Democrat Joe Biden

The divided Democratic presidential primary split major donors and left former Vice President Joe Biden to play catchup in Colorado

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Coronavirus bills push lobbying to record total in Colorado. Here’s a look at the big spenders.

Legislation to require paid sick leave for workers amid the pandemic drew intense lobbying in the final weeks before session ended in June, a Colorado Sun analysis shows.

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Here’s who funded the last-minute, $1.5 million attacks on Andrew Romanoff in Colorado’s U.S. Senate primary

The latest campaign finance filings show John Hickenlooper continued his fundraising juggernaut, but Cory Gardner still has more cash in the bank

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Nonprofit cash being spent in Colorado campaigns still impossible to trace despite 2019 law

Outside spenders in Colorado's recent primary found ways around transparency, making money tough to track.

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You’ll be seeing at least $19 million worth of John Hickenlooper and Cory Gardner on TV before Election Day

The two candidates have launched their general election television ad buys, and there’s expected to be plenty more spent in Colorado ahead of the closely watched November contest

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Cory Gardner starts the U.S. Senate contest in negative territory. And the reason why is simple.

The Republican incumbent’s approval rating hit its high mark in 2017 and fell ahead of the race against Democrat John Hickenlooper, a new analysis shows