U.S. Senate race

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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

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Andrew Romanoff goes apocalyptic on climate change. But will fear drive support for his U.S. Senate bid?

The insurgent Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate uses his first campaign video to hit rivals John Hickenlooper and Cory Gardner

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Does Cory Gardner have a breaking point when it comes to Trump? The political climate suggests he better not.

Colorado’s Republican senator is maintaining his broad support for Trump despite a changing electorate in Colorado. If he wants to return to Washington in 2020, that may be his only option.

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University of Denver professor joins slate of Democrats running for U.S. Senate

David Goldfischer filed his paperwork on Monday, adding his name to a Democratic field that had been shrinking since former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper joined the race

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Angela Williams exits U.S. Senate race, faces fractious primary challenge in reelection to her statehouse seat

State Rep. James Coleman, D-Denver, announced a bid on Nov. 18 for Williams’ state Senate District 33 seat. He’s been endorsed by a number of fellow Democrats in the Colorado legislature

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John Hickenlooper hesitated when asked if Trump committed impeachable offenses. His U.S. Senate rivals pounced.

The Democrat’s answer, caught on camera, shows how both parties are struggling to answer impeachment questions

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Colorado’s highly coveted unaffiliated voters overwhelmingly support Trump-impeachment inquiry, new poll shows

The question is key to how voters view the candidates in Colorado’s pivotal 2020 U.S. Senate race. The poll also showed former Gov. John Hickenlooper, a Democrat, easily besting Republican incumbent U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner in a hypothetical matchup.

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Cory Gardner refuses to say if it’s appropriate for a president to ask a foreign leader to investigate a political rival

Gardner had two uncharacteristic, tense exchanges with reporters on Thursday in downtown Denver, refusing to say whether it’s appropriate for the president to ask a foreign government to investigate a political rival

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John Hickenlooper posts Colorado fundraising record in his first six weeks as U.S. Senate candidate

The Democrat’s fundraising in the third quarter bested the marks for his rivals, but not Republican U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner