Colorado elections

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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

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Colorado doesn’t appear to be a presidential swing state in 2020. That could spell big trouble for Cory Gardner.

Republicans say Donald Trump needs to keep the race fairly close in Colorado in order to give Gardner a chance at reelection. But with the president’s polling slipping across the country they are worried the state won’t get enough attention.

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Conservative group backing Colorado’s national popular vote measure fueled by out-of-state money, tied to Democrats

The campaign manager for Conservatives for Yes on National Popular, which is running ads in Colorado in support of the controversial law, declined to name a Republican in the state who has endorsed the measure

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Supreme Court worries about collateral damage — Frodo Baggins for president? — in Colorado’s Electoral College case

At issue: Should presidential electors in Colorado and throughout the country be bound to follow the will of their state’s voters when casting their Electoral College ballots?

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Did you cast your Colorado primary ballot for Pete Buttigieg, Amy Klobuchar or Tom Steyer? It’s likely too late for a remedy.

If you have filled your ballot out for a candidate who has dropped out of the race but not submitted it, you can request a new one from your county clerk. There are at least eight candidates on Colorado’s Democratic primary ballot who have ended their campaigns.

Nicolais: Thanks to a recent law change, I’ll be voting in my first Democratic primary this month

Between the ability for unaffiliated voters to cast ballots in major party primaries and the all-mail ballot, Coloradans like me will be more important than ever in the upcoming election

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U.S. Supreme Court agrees to hear Colorado’s presidential electors case. Here’s why the state thinks it will win.

The key question in a case that could affect the entire Electoral College: Do presidential electors have to follow the popular vote?

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Could a new nicotine tax pay for free preschool in Colorado? Advocates want to ask voters in November.

New taxes on a pack of cigarettes or vaping products would range from $1.20 to $2.60, depending on which version of the ballot proposal is selected. Currently, taxes are 84 cents a pack, among the lowest in the country.

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States like Colorado are on front lines of 2020 election-security efforts

At the training were officials from California, Colorado, Georgia, North Carolina, Oregon, Tennessee, West Virginia and other states