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“This won’t be a coronation.” If Hickenlooper wants to be a U.S. senator, he needs to clear many hurdles

Back home, the former Colorado governor faces some of the same challenges that torpedoed his 2020 presidential bid

Politics and Government

John Hickenlooper expected to end his 2020 presidential bid on Thursday

It's unclear whether Hickenlooper will now challenge Colorado Sen. Cory Gardner, who is considered the country's most vulnerable Republican senator

Politics and Government

After calling out inequity on debate stage, Michael Bennet leans on his education experience in his presidential bid

Michael Bennet, who is currently polling at less than 1% and has yet to release an education platform, spoke with Chalkbeat about his education plans,

Education

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.

Opinion Columns

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

Politics and Government

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

Opinion Columns

Debate takeaways: Democratic divisions intensify, with Colorado’s Michael Bennet in the middle of it

Michael Bennet was central to many of the most prominent moments in Wednesday's debate

Politics and Government

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

Politics and Government

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

Politics and Government

Michael Bennet has a warning for Democrats. But it’s not clear how many are listening.

The U.S. senator from Colorado’s presidential campaign is reaching a pivotal moment with Wednesday's second Democratic debate

Politics and Government

This week’s presidential debates will give some Democrats — like Colorado’s John Hickenlooper — a last chance to shine

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper will be on stage Tuesday night. Colorado's U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet will then follow him on Wednesday.

Politics and Government

Who Colorado donors support the most in the 2020 presidential race

About 7,000 Colorado residents made donations to Donald Trump or Democratic rivals, a Colorado Sun analysis shows

Politics and Government

In crowded 2020 Democratic field, a clear top tier emerges. Colorado’s candidates are not in it.

Even with six months to go in the campaign, strict debate standards and cash flow issues are separating the candidates

Politics and Government

John Hickenlooper says the vast majority of his presidential campaign’s problem “was me”

Several top-level campaign staffers left John Hickenlooper last week and a wave of news stories questioned his ability to turn around his presidential run

Politics and Government

Carman: Let’s face it, as a debater, John Hickenlooper is no Kamala Harris

Opinion Columns

Moderate 2020 Democrats — like Colorado’s Bennet and Hickenlooper — test if Biden stumbles provide opening

Former Vice President Joe Biden is managing the fallout from a stinging attack launched on the debate stage this week by U.S. Sen Kamala Harris

Politics and Government

How Colorado’s Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper fared in the Democratic presidential debate

Hickenlooper repeatedly pointed to his work as governor while Bennet went on the offensive against Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden

Politics and Government

5 things to watch in the first Democratic presidential debates, Colorado edition

Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper face a major challenge as the two Colorado candidates look to boost themselves into the Democratic primary’s top tier

Politics and Government

Democratic voters are not fully tuned in to the 2020 presidential race, poll shows

One Colorado woman said she only a "vague" idea of who's running and didn't realize her state's senior senator, Michael Bennet, or former governor, John Hickenlooper, were in the race.

Politics and Government

Colorado’s Michael Bennet, John Hickenlooper set to share presidential debate stage

Joining Hickenlooper and Bennet will be former Vice President Joe Biden and Vermont U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders

Politics and Government
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