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Alice Madden

Alice Madden
Alice Madden

Why are so many people riled up by Jena Griswold?

The young secretary of state who has taken on President Trump is criticized for self-promotion and politicizing the office. But her fans call it sexism.

Politics and Government

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

Politics and Government

With John Hickenlooper on defensive, mysterious group launches big-money ad attacking Andrew Romanoff

A mysterious federal political action committee formed this week, called Let’s Turn Colorado Blue, has reserved about $750,000 in air time through Election Day. Meanwhile, Hickenlooper and national Democrats are starting to spend big.

Politics and Government

A deeper look at the Colorado money race ahead of 2020: Who raised the most and where it came from

John Hickenlooper gets boost from national Democrats as Andrew Romanoff holds steady in the primary for U.S. Senate

Politics and Government

Colorado’s U.S. Senate candidates feel the heat from a growing bloc: climate change voters

As the sense of urgency increases, climate change has evolved into an issue that drives Democrats and independents to the polls

Politics and Government

Hickenlooper makes campaign trail debut touting compromise. His rivals in Senate race say it’s the wrong approach.

In an event designed as pep rally, Democratic rivals make the case that the status quo establishment embodied by the former governor lacks urgency on the issues

Politics and Government

Krieger: Fracking legacy dogs Hick among progressives

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: Don’t be shocked by a drawn-out Democratic primary in Colorado Senate race

Despite the entry of two-term Gov. John Hickenlooper, prepare for 10 months of infighting with progressive candidates

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: Could Hickenlooper clear the field as Cory Gardner did in 2014? Not likely.

John Hickenlooper may be the Colorado version of Joe Biden, a popular general election candidate rejected by a base lurching to the left

Opinion Columns

Krieger: Will Hick take advice from a (former) Republican?

Former Gov. John Hickenlooper is being urged to try to unseat Republican Sen. Cory Gardner. That could be a tough call.

Opinion Columns

Democrats in Colorado’s U.S. Senate race split on Medicare for All, as Bennet warns it’s “one sure way” to lose

The crowded field of Democrats running to unseat Republican U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner disagree on whether Medicare for All or a public health insurance option is the way to go

Politics and Government

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

Politics and Government

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

Politics and Government

Opinion: If Roe v. Wade falls, Cory Gardner helped pave the way

Opinion Columns

Colorado is overhauling climate goals with an eye on scrubbing carbon from its electricity

Revisions to six sets of rules and four bills in the statehouse, including one that enacts "social cost of carbon" standard, aim to reduce carbon emissions while protecting coal-plant workers from obsolescence

Energy

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.

Politics and Government