Articles By Sandra Fish

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Colorado’s lawmakers in Washington use leadership PACs to raise extra cash from big-moneyed interests

The only member of Colorado’s congressional delegation without a leadership PAC is first-year Democratic Rep. Jason Crow

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In rare case, Colorado judge says permit must be reheard because of contributions to county commissioner’s campaign

A district court judge in Larimer County has ruled that landowners’ donations influenced vote cast by county Commissioner Tom Donnelly

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Lobbying spending sets new record in Colorado, as interests shift to influence Democratic-controlled Capitol

Business interests, associations, nonprofits and other groups spent more than $36.4 million on lobbyists in fiscal year 2019 to influence Colorado lawmakers and government agencies

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The effort to recall Colorado’s governor is facing a campaign finance complaint over its “Polis Penny” strategy

A top Democratic elections lawyer has filed a claim saying giving a penny back on a $20 donation to avoid reporting names of donors is unlawful

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We followed the money to see how Cory Gardner is raising big cash for his reelection campaign

The Republican lawmaker has 10 joint fundraising committees to boost his 2020 bid, the second highest numbers among senators seeking reelection

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Who Colorado donors support the most in the 2020 presidential race

About 7,000 Colorado residents made donations to Donald Trump or Democratic rivals, a Colorado Sun analysis shows

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Colorado lawmakers missed a significant number of votes in the 2019 legislative session

Being a state legislator is a part-time position, and work, family and health often lead to absences, a Sun analysis shows

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A breakdown of the latest campaign cash reports shows big money — and big spending — in Colorado

U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner is helping prop up the national popular vote recall as his Democratic rivals jockey for early advantage in fundraising race

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Who’s signing the petition to recall Gov. Jared Polis? People who feel left out in Colorado.

In three places, the critics of the Democratic governor use the recall to voice their frustrations, even as campaign gets off to slow start