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Colo. Democrats Bet On Immigration To Boost Udall's Re-Election Bid
Sen. Mark Udall's campaign has been hitting Republican Rep. Cory Gardner hard on the issue, and the state's Latino community is once again thought to be the constituency that could decide the race.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Debates: Watch Coffman vs. Romanoff, Hickenlooper vs. Beauprez and Udall vs. Gardner
The Denver Post is hosting debates in three of the biggest political races in Colorado this year: for Colorado governor, the 6th Congressional District and U.S. Senate.
Rosen: Does Mark Udall prefer Tom Steyer pipeline to Keystone?
"You'd think Mark Udall would have clear sailing in his U.S. Senate re-election bid," writes Mike Rosen.
Sen. Mark Udall: Winning over voters at 13,809 feet
The Democratic politician and his wife, Maggie Fox, on Aug. 18 reached the summit of Dallas Peak just north of Telluride, completing Udall's ascsent of the 100 tallest peaks in Colorado known as "The Colorado Centennials."
Pot Business Owners Donate Money to Politicians
It's probably unusual for political contributors to thank a candidate for taking their money, but that's what Mike Elliott, executive director for the Marijuana Industry Group, did at a pot-industry fundraiser for Rep. Ed Perlmutter last month.
Colorado Political News
Cory Gardner Loves Him Some Koch Brothers
It's no secret that the billionaire Koch Brothers are the proud parents of the Tea Party, Americans for Prosperity, and major contributors to all things Republican.
Arizona solar, Colorado gas and Montana newcomer
As a campaigns influencer, you're getting the latest newsletter out of POLITICO's in-depth series All Policy is Local: Energy, providing deeper coverage of the intersection of pressing policy issues and the most-contested midterms.
The Wall Street Journal
Firing Up the Base: Cory Booker Stumps from Coast to Coast
In a hard fought midterm election campaign that hinges heavily on galvanizing the party's political base, Democrats have found a potent weapon in one lowly freshman senator.
Insurance Journal West
A Fracking Compromise for Colorado
On the second day of his vacation, surrounded by science fiction and comic book fans at Comic Con, Alan Salazar looked around the San Diego Convention Center for a quiet place so he could take a phone call from his boss.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Obama not running away from vulnerable Senate Democrats
Obama's trip to North Carolina on Tuesday, where he embraced Sen. Kay Hagan on the tarmac of Charlotte's airport, is just the latest example of Obama flying into a state where a Democratic senator is facing a tough reelection bid.
The Washington Post
Therea s a new $2 million environmental campaign to bring out young voters in Colorado
Polls consistently show that young people are the strongest supporters of measures to combat climate change.
Anti-abortion groups want Sen. Mark Udall to support limits on late-term abortions
Sen. Mark Udall has made women's issues the cornerstone of his campaign, and on Tuesday several conservative anti-abortion groups are joining in, asking the Democrat in a tough re-election bid to support a bill limiting late-term abortions.
Corporate PACs Stick With Senate Democrats In Tough Races So Far
In the most heavily contested Senate races over seats now held by Democrats, corporations and business trade associations are largely sticking with the Democrats as they dole out funds from their political action committees.
The Washington Post
a Personhooda backers try new tack in Colorado
Heather Surovik's story is heartbreaking. In 2012, the young mother was leaving her final prenatal appointment when a drunk driver slammed into her car.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Colorado communities get $545,000 in federal economic aid
Colorado's rural communities have received $545,000 in federal grants from the U.S. Commerce Department's Economic Development Administration.
Fort Morgan Times
Cory Gardner looks to pluck Mark Udall from Senate
House District 4 Representative CoryGardner has a "Four Corners" plan, if elected to the U.S. Senate come November.
Pro-life groups take aim at Democrats for opposing abortion ban
Pro-life groups are attacking Democrats in some of the most watched Senate races, criticizing them for opposing legislation that would ban most abortions nationwide after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
KKCO-TV Grand Junction
DNC chairwoman in Denver to register young voters
Democrats are hoping young voters will help them get the edge in Colorado's congressional races, some of the most competitive in the nation.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Vail Daily News
Rep. Polis announces wilderness expansion bill in Breckenridge
Summit County Commissioner Karn Stiegelmeier introduces U.S. Rep. Jared Polis, D-Boulder, who announced his new bill to expand federally designated wilderness and protected recreation areas in Summit and Eagle Counties at Carter Park in Breckenridge on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Let's make a deal: How Colorado came to a fracking compromise
Gov. John Hickenlooper listens to U.S. Rep Jared Polis at the state Capitol during a news conference about fracking Aug. 4. On the second day of his vacation, surrounded by science fiction and comic book fans at Comic Con, Alan Salazar looked around the San Diego Convention Center for a quiet place so he could take a phone call from his boss.