2020 Senate race

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Cory Gardner touts public lands but won’t say if he supports Trump’s pick to oversee them

Gardner’s avoidance of the question signals the political pressure he’s facing

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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

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Colorado progressives begrudgingly turn toward John Hickenlooper after U.S. Senate primary victory

The question of whether the Democratic Party can unite supporters of Andrew Romanoff is particularly key given the states of the races against Cory Gardner

Littwin: In the end, Democratic voters accept the fact that Hick is Hick and somehow that is enough

And now comes the battle of unbeaten heavyweights — Hick, with Biden in his corner, and Gardner, with Trump in his.

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John Hickenlooper claims decisive win despite stumbles in Democratic primary for U.S. Senate

The former Colorado governor overcame ethical issues and missteps and now faces Republican U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner in November

Littwin: Poll showing Hick beating Romanoff is not the one Gardner should be worried about

Here’s the scary news for Gardner: In a new poll of swing-state Senate races, Democrats are leading in each one.

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Once a centrist, Andrew Romanoff’s sharp turn to the left raises questions in U.S. Senate primary

The former Colorado lawmaker once led a group that pushed for tough-on-crime policies and limited government