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Colorado elections

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

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.

Politics and Government

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

Politics and Government

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?

Politics and Government

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.

Politics and Government

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

Opinion Columns

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?

News

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.

News

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

Politics and Government
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