Colorado politics

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.

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Judge awards Walker Stapleton money he paid signature-gathering firm after wrongdoing allegations threatened his campaign

Stapleton, the 2018 Republican gubernatorial nominee in Colorado, said he felt like Friday’s decision cleared his name after fraud allegations were made

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Pressure mounts on John Hickenlooper, but a U.S. Senate bid is no sure bet

On Thursday, Colorado's former governor insisted his focus was on the presidential race

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The effort to recall Colorado’s governor is facing a campaign finance complaint over its “Polis Penny” strategy

A top Democratic elections lawyer has filed a claim saying giving a penny back on a $20 donation to avoid reporting names of donors is unlawful

Nicolais: Michael Bennet’s “equal is not equal” highlighted a tragic legacy in public schools

Sixty-five years removed from Brown v. Education, the racial divide it meant to eradicate still permeates many school districts

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Campaign to end abortions at 22 weeks and after in Colorado pursues options

The first proposal would have made it a felony for doctors to perform abortions at that point unless a woman's life is at risk

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Colorado voters will be able to cast their presidential primary ballots on the same day as New Hampshire’s

The Iowa caucuses will still kick off the presidential primary election season, but Colorado -- because of mail-in ballots -- will share the status as one of the earliest battlegrounds for candidates

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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

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A new Colorado report tries to show what higher education is worth. The value is clearer for some degrees than others.

Colorado students, especially would-be teachers, are making cost-benefit choices of their own and switching to more lucrative programs