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The crowded field of Colorado Democrats running for U.S. Senate pitches a message at their first forum: crisis

Nine Democrats running for U.S. Senate in Colorado gathered in a Denver park for their first side-by-side introduction to voters ahead of what’s likely to be among the nation’s most-watched 2020 contests

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Alice Madden, former Democratic leader at Colorado Capitol, joins crowded primary to unseat Cory Gardner

The former state representative and environmental adviser to former Gov. Bill Ritter and President Barack Obama is the most well-known woman to enter the race

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Here’s why joining Super Tuesday for the 2020 presidential campaign matters for Colorado

Colorado's presidential primary will be on March 3, 2020 Gov. Jared Polis and Secretary of State Jena Griswold announced

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Here’s what the crowded Democratic field for U.S. Senate is missing, and why it may soon change

Former Colorado House Speaker Alice Madden is expected to enter the contest. Secretary of State Jena Griswold is mulling a bid.

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Michael Bennet says he will 100% run for president if he is cancer-free after treatment

Bennet's remarks Thursday are his most definitive to date about his presidential ambitions after exploring the idea of running for the county's highest officer for months

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2020 by the numbers: Democratic presidential candidates are posting big campaign stats

How many ways can you measure the first quarter of the year? For Democratic presidential candidates, it's 300-plus events, 24 states and hundreds of voter questions.

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Here are the Democrats running to unseat Republican Cory Gardner — and who’s campaigns have ended

A list of the announced candidates, the people who are considering campaigns and the politicians who have ruled out a bid to be part of one of the nation’s top congressional races next year

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“We need a better approach”: John Hickenlooper opposes the Green New Deal

In a Washington Post op-ed, John Hickenlooper says he supports the concept of a Green New Deal, but "we need a better approach"

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Coloradans undecided about national popular vote law, new poll shows, as idea becomes 2020 talking point

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper isn’t fully on board with the idea, telling The Colorado Sun: “In the end, our Founding Fathers got things pretty right.”

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Democrats like John Hickenlooper strain to claim they have 2020 fundraising chops

Former Colorado Gov. Hickenlooper's presidential campaign said it reached $1 million in fundraising in less than 48 hours and received donations from all 50 states

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Democrats running for president line up behind marijuana legalization, with a notable exception: John Hickenlooper

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper doesn't think the federal government "should come in and tell every state that it should be legal"

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Here’s how John Hickenlooper introduced himself to America in his presidential campaign kickoff

“I am a dreamer and a doer, and we need both to make real progress,” the former Colorado governor says

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John Hickenlooper’s record is more nuanced than he suggests in presidential campaign launch

Here’s a deeper look at former Gov. John Hickenlooper’s campaign message and his record in Colorado

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Watch and read: John Hickenlooper’s speech as he kicked off his presidential campaign in Denver

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Governors like John Hickenlooper try to crack the senator scramble to be president

Hickenlooper has been basing his nascent campaign around the argument that he has a record of uniting divided constituencies to get things done in a two-party battleground state

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John Hickenlooper nears decision on presidential bid, campaign has permit for March 7 event

The two-term Colorado governor is seeking a middle path in a Democratic primary dominated by partisan noise

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Democrat Andrew Romanoff announces run for Cory Gardner’s seat, marking his third bid for Congress

The former speaker of the Colorado House tried to unseat Democratic U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet in 2010 and Republican U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman in 2014

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Here’s how Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet voted as the U.S. Senate rejected both plans for reopening government

Republican Cory Gardner voted for both the Republican and Democratic plans to reopen the federal government Thursday. Democrat Michael Bennet voted against the Republican plan and for the Democrats' one.

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Cynthia Coffman once had a bright political future. Here’s what Colorado’s GOP attorney general has to say as she leaves office.

The Colorado Sun interviewed Cynthia Coffman, who is preparing to leave office, about her future, the state of Republican politics and what went wrong in her gubernatorial bid

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Gov. Hickenlooper pardons one murderer who committed crime as juvenile, cuts short the sentence of six other killers

Over the past two weeks outgoing Gov. John Hickenlooper has exercised more clemency authority than he has since 2013

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