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8th Congressional District

8th Congressional District
8th Congressional District

A deep dive into the electorate in Colorado’s super competitive new 8th Congressional District

The race to represent the district will likely draw national attention and millions of dollars as Democrats try to defend their slim majority in the U.S. House and Republicans gear up for a big push to win back the chamber

Politics and Government

Republican Barbara Kirkmeyer launches campaign for Colorado’s 8th Congressional District seat

The former Weld County commissioner and current state senator says she plans to unveil a “renew America” plan in the coming months that will be the cornerstone of her bid

Politics and Government

Republican Lori Saine, a Weld County commissioner, enters race for new 8th Congressional District

Controversial former state lawmaker likely will face a competitive primary as Democrats and the GOP vie for Colorado’s newest congressional seat

Politics and Government

Here is the new congressional map headed to the Colorado Supreme Court for final approval

The proposal was approved by Colorado's Independent Congressional Redistricting Commission by an 11-1 vote just before midnight after seven rounds of voting

Politics and Government

The first established politician has jumped into the race for Colorado’s new 8th Congressional District

State Rep. Yadira Caraveo, a Thornton Democrat and pediatrician, announced her bid despite the new district’s boundaries still being unclear

Politics and Government

Redistricting will reshape Colorado politics. But only 12 lobbyists have disclosed their work to influence the process.

Though only a few lobbyists have registered, multiple groups are offering their opinions on what Colorado’s congressional and legislative maps should look like

Politics and Government