Democratic Party

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Xcel Energy, Colorado’s largest utility, aims to have zero carbon emissions by 2050 in industry-first plan

Xcel Energy says it's responding in large part to climate change and its goals will affect eight states where the company operates

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Jared Polis won’t move to governor’s mansion, will remain at his home in Boulder

The governor-elect would be the first in Colorado since 1960 not to live at the Boettcher mansion at least for part of his term

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Denver’s Diana DeGette withdraws from U.S. House leadership race

The Denver lawmaker blames pressure to keep the three current Democratic leaders in power without opposition

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

A look at the long list of historical firsts Colorado reached with its 2018 elections

From the first transgender state representative to the first openly gay governor in the nation, there was a lot of ground broken on Nov. 6

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Cory Gardner: Five factors that will determine whether he can win in 2020

The Republican U.S. senator faces re-election on the same ballot as Donald Trump and Democrats are still holding a grudge from 2014

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Abortion is a key issue in Colorado’s 2018 campaigns — but it sounds different this time

The issue of abortion is a defining difference between candidates for governor and down the ballot in the 2018 election

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Get to know U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman, the Republican running for re-election in Colorado’s 6th Congressional District

Mike Coffman has been able to overcome the changing demographics in his district to win five elections to Congress. This year he is facing his biggest challenge yet.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Get to know Jason Crow, the Democrat running in Colorado’s 6th Congressional District

Jason Crow represents the most significant challenger yet to five-term Republican U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman

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In the battle for the Colorado Senate, Dem candidates raise more money, but cash from outside groups gives GOP the edge

The most expensive of 17 state Senate races is between Republican incumbent Beth Martinez Humenik and Democratic challenger Faith Winter in District 24