Election 2020

News Primary category in which blog post is published

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.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

On impeachment, pressure on Colorado’s Cory Gardner is from the right

Cory Gardner's statements on the standoff that has seized the Senate have largely aligned with the president's most fervent defenders

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Coming to a TV near you: $163 million in political ads for the top 2020 Colorado races

The advertising started early in Colorado with more than $7.2 million spent in the final six months of 2019

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Coloradans will decide in 2020 whether to reintroduce gray wolves in the state

The gray wolf has been successfully reintroduced to a number of U.S. states. It was eradicated in Colorado in the 1940s.

Nicolais: Should auld acquaintance be forgot? The Lincoln Project says yes

As the New Year begins, the conservative group hopes some Republicans will rethink their loyalty to Trump and his supporters

Opinion
Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado’s Michael Bennet, a presidential hopeful, pledges $6 trillion “Real Deal”

The proposals announced Thursday would be paid for by repealing much of President Donald Trump's tax cuts, increasing capital gains taxes in what Bennet calls a “smart wealth tax” and heightening IRS enforcement

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Here’s the top political story of 2019 and the decade in Colorado. And what to watch in 2020.

A survey of political observers from across the partisan ledger put the 2019 legislative session and the U.S. Senate race top of mind.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

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 Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado hits a new milestone with unaffiliated voters and busts the myth about its even partisan split

40% of Colorado voters are now unaffiliated, but that doesn’t necessarily mean their votes are toss-ups in the 2020 election