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Colorado elections
Colorado elections

Littwin: With Ed Perlmutter retiring, 2022 has officially arrived. The Colorado GOP is hoping it’s a better year.

Colorado’s Republican Party, still strongly tied to Trump, is at its lowest point in memory. If the GOP can’t take advantage in 2022, it’s hard to see a time when they might.

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: How state Sen. Don Coram can beat Rep. Lauren Boebert

The much-liked and respected state senator will need a perfect campaign — and help from outside organizations

Opinion Columns

Zornio: Meet Marina Zimmerman, the Republican trying to oust Lauren Boebert

After redistricting heavily favors conservatives, the best chance to remove Boebert might be to replace her with a new and better Republican

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: Secretary of State candidate Pam Anderson gives Colorado GOP its best shot at a statewide office

Known for her independent streak, including unwavering defense of Colorado’s election integrity, Anderson is uniquely situated to succeed in 2022

Opinion Columns

Amendment 78: Colorado voters reject giving lawmakers more oversight on spending

With more than 1 million ballots counted as of 9 p.m., Amendment 78 was failing with 44% voting in favor of the measure and 56% against it

Politics and Government

Zornio: Colorado’s 2021 elections are too important to skip. Here are my picks

Evaluating Amendment 78, Propositions 119 and 120 and select local initiatives

Opinion Columns

Amendment 78: Colorado voters will decide if lawmakers should have more oversight of state spending

Supporters say the measure will increase transparency while opponents call it a partisan ploy to disrupt government

Politics and Government

Opinion: Colorado’s redistricting commission is prioritizing voters over parties

Restoring competitive balance to congressional districts will give more voters a voice

Opinion Columns

Littwin: Let’s give thanks to Trump and his toadies for bringing the All-Star Game to Coors Field

The big test for Colorado Republicans is whether they’ll join the call to boycott “woke” companies, including the one holding an All-Star Game in the state.

Opinion Columns

Fact-check: Colorado makes voting far easier than in Georgia. Here’s how.

After MLB moved its All-Star Game from Georgia to Denver’s Coors Field, many have taken to social media to compare and contrast the two systems — but they’ve missed some key details

Politics and Government

Colorado’s independent congressional redistricting commission ousts chair over his social media posts

The drama over Danny Moore is the latest challenge for the newly-appointed commission, which faces months-long delays in receiving U.S. Census data that is threatening to derail the redistricting process ahead of the 2022 election

Politics and Government

How Colorado’s congressional delegation helped their friends – and themselves – with leadership PACs in 2020

Cory Gardner and John Hickenlooper raised and spent the bulk of the millions

Politics and Government

Where do Colorado Republicans go from here?

No Republican running statewide has won more than 45% of the vote in the past two election cycles. Conservatives think Donald Trump is a big factor, but there's also broad agreement the party has a messaging problem, too.

Politics and Government

Colorado continues to shift blue: The 2020 election, explained in graphics

A Colorado Sun analysis of the 2020 election results shows how the shifting votes in the Denver suburbs are redefining the state’s political map

Politics and Government

Election officials bolster confidence in election, warn against misinformation at Colorado Sun forum

Officials also played down cybersecurity issues but said they were remaining vigilant

Election 2020

Colorado election officials must verify a voter’s signature to count a ballot. Here’s how it works.

For the 2020 election, Colorado voters statewide can correct ballots rejected for signature discrepancies through through their mobile phones

Election 2020

Colorado 2020 election: Do you have questions about voting and mail ballots in Colorado? We answered them.

Colorado makes it easy to register to vote and get a mail ballot ahead of the 2020 election. But be aware of important deadlines.

Election 2020

Donald Trump told supporters to watch the polls. First, you need to know the rules in Colorado.

Colorado election officials welcome poll watchers to add transparency and trust, but suggest claims of voter fraud are misinformed

Election 2020

How The Colorado Sun will cover the 2020 election — and why we need your help

A look at how our journalists decide what stories to cover and where we plan to focus our attention ahead of the November election in Colorado

Politics and Government

As Donald Trump pushes disinformation, Colorado election officials reassure public on voting

The president’s tweets are creating questions about mail-in ballots and the Postal Service even in states with established systems

Politics and Government
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