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Barack Obama, the Candidate, Would Support Romanoff

Ken Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Ken Gordon

Many of us supporting Andrew Romanoff for Senate are confused about exactly why President Obama is coming to Colorado to support the appointed incumbent, Michael Bennet.

President Obama's Colorado Visit Comes As Dems Losing Grip On Gains In West

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — President Barack Obama rallied behind Colorado's junior senator and his entire reeling party Thursday, portraying Democrats as the lead...

Obama In Denver: Photos Of The Candidate And President In Denver

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The state of Colorado has played a key role in the political ascension of President Barack Obama. As a key battleground and the host of the 2008 Demo...

Public Option Comeback? Four Democrats We Can Believe in

Michael J.W. Stickings | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael J.W. Stickings

For once, Democrats should do what is totally in their self-interest. Because in this case, what is in their self-interest is also totally in the best interests of the American people.

Michael Bennet, Joe Trippi Trade Blows On David Sirota's AM 760 Show

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Tuesday night's debate between Democratic Senate candidates Michael Bennet and Andrew Romanoff may have seemed placid, but the war of words between Be...

Romanoff, Bennet Tangle In Peaceful First Debate

The Denver Post | Lynn Bartels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet agreed again and again with former state House Speaker Andrew Romanoff as the two Democrats squared off Tuesday night, but Ro...

Jane Norton Ad Blitz Precedes Obama's Visit To Stump For Bennet (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

GOP Senatorial candidate Jane Norton will welcome President Obama to Colorado Thursday with the first big ad buy of the season. The ad, shot in Jeffe...

Reid, Bennet Welcome Obama Help In Senate Campaigns

Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama visits Western battleground states this week in a show of support for two of his party's vulnerable 2010 candidates, in particu...

Michael Bennet, Betsy Markey Scheduled To Benefit From Lobbyist's Fundraisers

Party Time Blog | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Louis Dupart, a lobbyist who has successfully sought earmarks from Colorado politicians, will host a fundraising breakfast on Feb. 24 for Sen. Michae...

Pat Caddell Fired By Andrew Romanoff Campaign After Damaging Videos Released

Colorado Pols | Colorado Pols | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

MONDAY PM POLS UPDATE: In a statement from Andrew Romanoff's campaign a few moments ago, it was announced that Pat Caddell has been fired. Toda...

Jane Norton

Denver Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Jane Norton is defending herself over remarks on immigration after a former Colorado congressman in her own party las...

Save the Public Option

Sen. Michael Bennet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Sen. Michael Bennet

We need to demand better on health care, and I know we can do better. I'm calling on Majority Leader Reid to push real reform that includes a public option through with reconciliation.

Colorado Senate Race -- The First Big Endorsements

Wade Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Wade Norris

Labor and a majority of the Democratic legislators in Colorado have decided to put their boots on the ground for Andrew Romanoff.

Tom Tancredo Questions Jane Norton's Stance On Immigration

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

U.S. Senate candidate Jane Norton reportedly spoke at a Colorado Restaurant Association Political Action Committee meeting in Denver Thursday and told...

Erick Erickson Endorses Ken Buck Over Jane Norton For Colorado Senate

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Influential right-wing blogger Erick Erickson of has announced his support for underdog Senate candidate Ken Buck over Jane Norton in Col...

Jane Norton Poll Numbers Are High Because There's So Many Nortons In The Colorado GOP: Tom Wiens

POLITICO | DAVID CATANESE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

High name recognition can be helpful to almost any candidate in a competitive campaign, but Colorado Senate hopeful Tom Wiens thinks it's the singular...

Michael Bennet's Labor Problems: Senator Votes Yes On Obama Nominee As Unions Endorse Dem. Rival

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

In a tough vote in the U.S. Senate Wednesday, Michael Bennet sided with Democrats and labor by voting to end a filibuster of an Obama nominee to the N...

Bennet Votes To Block Craig Becker Filibuster As Jane Norton Goes On Attack

POLITICO | DAVID CATANESE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Appointed Sen. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) stood with organized labor Tuesday on a tough vote over the Obama administration's nominee for the National La...

Partners In Change: President Obama and Senator Michael Bennet

Nancy Cronk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Nancy Cronk

The divisions are deep, the fear explosive, and real solutions hard to find. But still, in each community, in each school and in each workplace, a small voice here and there says, "Yes... we still can."

Will the Colorado U.S. Senate Campaign Be Driven by Money or Issues?

Michele Swenson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michele Swenson

The Democratic Party hierarchy's anointing of Michael Bennet as Colorado's senator in 2011 is viewed by many as a blatant attempt to trump choice by the people.

Michael Bennet Poll: Colorado Senator Trails Jane Norton by 14% In Reelection Bid

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Rasmussen released the results of a new Colorado Senate poll Friday, and the news is particularly bad for incumbent Democrat Michael Bennet. Accordin...

Bennet Raises Twice As Much As Norton In 4th Quarter; Buck, Romanoff Trail

The Denver Post | Burt Hubbard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet raised more than $1.1 million last quarter, nearly 3 1/2 times more than his Democratic opponent, Andrew Romanoff. On the ...

Joe Trippi, 3 Other Consultants Sign On With Romanoff

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

If Andrew Romanoff's Senate Campaign is dead, somebody forgot to tell the candidate. Romanoff, the former Democratic Speaker of the Colorado State Ho...

Obama To Stump For Bennet In February

KDVR | Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER (AP) - The White House has confirmed that President Barack Obama will visit Colorado in February to attend an event with U.S. Sen. Michael Benn...

Did Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet Forget He Has a Primary?

Wade Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Wade Norris

Has Senator Bennet done anything in this past year of serving as Colorado's junior Senator to disprove that he is a "Conservadem"?