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Colorado election 2020: Dispatches from the polls, analysis and more

The Colorado Sun is posting live dispatches from the polls, exclusive analysis on the numbers and breaking stories about the results in major races. Find results in the top races and the latest on the 2020 election turnout. And check back throughout Election Day for updates. Lauren Boebert beats Democrat Diane Mitsch Bush in Colorado’s […]

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Colorado voter guide: What you need to know about the 2020 candidates, mail ballots and how to vote

The all-important 2020 election is here. Colorado voters will begin to receive their mail ballots this week and plenty of major decisions await them. To get you ready to vote, The Colorado Sun put together a voter guide that looks at how to vote, explains the 11 statewide ballot questions and breaks down the key […]

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Can you trust the blue book? Colorado officials say they prioritize nonpartisanship in analyzing ballot questions

Colorado voters this year are tasked with making informed decisions on a labyrinth of ballot issues and a polarized pallet of races.  To help them navigate the statewide ballot measures, the state provides what is known as the blue book, a roughly 90-page guide that looks at the legal, fiscal and practical implications of the […]

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Gov. Jared Polis praises Republican-backed ballot question to lower Colorado income taxes

A Republican-authored measure to cut Colorado’s state income taxes amid the economic crisis may have an unlikely ally when it appears on the November ballot: Democratic Gov. Jared Polis. In a brief interview with The Colorado Sun, Polis praised the intent of Initiative 306, a ballot measure that would permanently reduce the state income tax […]