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Kanye West qualifies to be on Colorado’s 2020 presidential ballot

West paid $1,000 and submitted the names of 9 valid electors to the Colorado Secretary of State's Office on Wednesday to ensure his spot in the November contest.

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Nonprofit cash being spent in Colorado campaigns still impossible to trace despite 2019 law

Outside spenders in Colorado's recent primary found ways around transparency, making money tough to track.

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How Colorado will run an election amid the coronavirus and what it means for the June primary

The need for social distancing may lead to delays in reporting ballot returns for June 30 primary, county clerks warn

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Two lawsuits filed against Colorado governor’s decision to allow signature collection through email, mail

One of the groups suing is Due Date Too Late, which wants to ask voters in November to ban abortions in Colorado after 22 weeks. The other is Colorado Concern, whose members are business leaders in the state.

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Colorado governor suspends laws to allow signature gathering for ballot initiatives by email and mail

Jared Polis, a Democrat, says he doesn’t want Coloradans’ rights to put initiatives on the November ballot to fall victim to coronavirus

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Colorado Supreme Court removes second Democratic U.S. Senate candidate, Lorena Garcia, from primary ballot

Garcia is vowing to challenge the Colorado Supreme Court's ruling in federal court, saying the decision "violated the people of Colorado's right to support their candidate."

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Denver judge places second Democratic U.S. Senate candidate who failed to collect enough signatures on primary ballot

The ruling in the case of Lorena Garcia's candidacy comes after the same judge placed Michelle Ferrigno Warren on the June ballot

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Colorado election officials take aggressive new approach to policing campaign violations

For the first time, a legal team in Secretary of State’s Office is filing complaints, which is generating questions from critics