campaign finance

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Here’s how much the oil and gas industry spent on the 2018 election in Colorado

A Democratic group topped the list, but majority of top corporate and nonprofit donors were energy interests

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Super PAC money dominated 2018 election and Democrats controlled the cash race

Outside Republican political groups poured more cash into key Colorado contests but still couldn't land wins in big Democratic year

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Colorado political committees owe $2.3 million in fines. But the state collects little.

The limited enforcement measures hamper collections, and the Secretary of State’s Office often waives or reduces other penalties for late report filings

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The millionaires who want to be governor of Colorado: Here’s what we know about their finances. And what we don’t.

Democrat Jared Polis and Republican Walker Stapleton adopted Donald Trump's stance by not releasing their taxes amid questions about their personal wealth

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It’s official: 2018 is the costliest year ever in Colorado politics

A week out from election day, more than $200 million has been spent on Colorado campaigns

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In their final debate, Mike Coffman and Jason Crow touch on everything from campaign tactics and abortion to immigration

Coffman and Crow attacked each other over outside spending and personal integrity in the 30-minute, 9News face-off

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The top 10 donors in Colorado’s elections — and who they support

Three of the ten are candidates themselves. The rest are big Colorado names you'll likely recognize.

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New political groups emerge in Colorado’s election 2018 TV advertising battle, explained in graphics

Walker Stapleton and Jena Griswold, for instance, are each getting a boost from new political TV ads