Congress

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Alice Madden, former Democratic leader at Colorado Capitol, joins crowded primary to unseat Cory Gardner

The former state representative and environmental adviser to former Gov. Bill Ritter and President Barack Obama is the most well-known woman to enter the race

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Michael Bennet is running for president. Here’s where he fits into the 2020 Democratic field.

Bennet enters the race after numerous trips to Iowa and New Hampshire and just weeks after successful surgery for prostate cancer

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Here’s what the crowded Democratic field for U.S. Senate is missing, and why it may soon change

Former Colorado House Speaker Alice Madden is expected to enter the contest. Secretary of State Jena Griswold is mulling a bid.

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John Walsh, Colorado’s former U.S. attorney, joins growing Democratic primary to unseat Cory Gardner

Walsh served six years as Colorado's top federal prosecutor under President Barack Obama before returning to private practice in 2016

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Colorado native David Bernhardt confirmed as Interior secretary

Colorado's Republican U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner was a "yes" vote while his Democratic counterpart, Michael Bennet, was a "no"

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Congress OKs “pain-sharing agreement” to deal with Colorado River drought, starting water-use cuts across seven states

The Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan was passed by the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, sending it to President Donald Trump’s desk