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Colorado Senate Race

Mark Udall vs. Cory Gardner Nonpartisan Candidate Guide for Colorado Senate Race 2014

Campus Election Engagement Project | Posted 10.17.2014 | Politics
Campus Election Engagement Project

Are you looking for a nonpartisan voter guide for the Mark Udall vs. Cory Gardner Senate race? One that will give you an unbiased, no-spin comparison of candidate positions on key issues?

Hillary Clinton Swings By Colorado To Help Out Mark Udall

AP | By NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 10.13.2014 | Politics

DENVER (AP) — Hillary Clinton swung by Colorado to help out embattled Democratic Sen. Mark Udall on Monday during a western swing in which she also ...

And 2014's Flip-Flopper of the Year Award Goes to...

Ben Wikler | Posted 10.08.2014 | Politics
Ben Wikler

Many pols flip-flop. But each year, one politician rises above the din to become a new icon of embarrassing flip-floppery. This year, America's flip-flopper-in-chief is Colorado Senate hopeful Cory Gardner -- Republican candidate in what FiveThirtyEight lists as the closest Senate race in America.

Elise Foley

GOP Senate Candidate Won't Give Direct Answer On Climate Change

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.08.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Colorado Republican Senate candidate Cory Gardner repeatedly refused on Tuesday to answer yes or no to whether he believes humans contri...

Sabrina Siddiqui

GOP Senate Candidates Try To Embrace Climate Change Now That Their Primaries Are Over

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican Senate candidates Scott Brown and Cory Gardner on Monday embraced the notion that climate change is caused in part by human a...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

Battle For The Senate Close And Competitive In Latest Polling

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 10.06.2014 | Politics

The battle to control the Senate remains deeply competitive, according to new data from CBS/New York Times/YouGov polling conducted nationwide and NBC...

Colorado's Contraception Controversy: Both Sides In Senate Race Are Misleading Voters

FactCheck.org | Lori Robertson | Posted 09.16.2014 | Politics

The following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. Both sides in the Colorado Senate race are misleading voters in TV ads on Republican Rep. C...

Samantha Lachman

Colorado GOP Candidates Attended Event Hosted By Sandy Hook Shooting Truther

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 09.11.2014 | Politics

Given that Colorado has had its fair share of mass shootings, the fact that two high-profile Republicans there attended an event with a candidate for ...

Candidates Spar In Pivotal Senate Race

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 09.07.2014 | Politics

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Health care and the partial government shutdown underscored the first debate Saturday between U.S. Democratic Sen. Mark...

Vulnerable Senate Democrat Skipping Own Fundraiser That Obama Is Headlining

AP | JULIE PACE and NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 09.08.2014 | Politics

DENVER (AP) — President Barack Obama urged Colorado Democrats to throw their support and their money behind the state's Sen. Mark Udall, who is lock...

Obama Inches Into Competitive Senate Race

AP | JULIE PACE and NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 09.07.2014 | Politics

DENVER (AP) — For the first time, President Barack Obama is inching into one of the highly competitive races that could determine whether Democrats ...

Enviro Group Slams Cory Gardner As 'Too Extreme' In New Ad

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 06.29.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Groups independent of the likely nominees in Colorado's Senate race are running ads that question the motives of the candidates, a...

Dem Sees Major GOP Threat In Senate Race

AP | Posted 04.24.2014 | Politics

DENVER (AP) — Colorado Democratic Sen. Mark Udall is about even with his Republican challenger in a new poll. Thursday's Quinnipiac (KWIN'-ih-pee-a...

Kate Sheppard

Green Group Spends Big To Defeat Senate Candidate Cory Gardner

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 04.18.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The League of Conservation Voters is going hard against Rep. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.). On Thursday, the LCV announced that it was adding G...

On Immigration, Colorado Is Ahead of Rep. Cory Gardner

Isaias Vasquez | Posted 06.15.2014 | Politics
Isaias Vasquez

Immigration reform is real for me, my family and my community. What we want is what every American family wants: to continue studying, working, raising our families, contributing to this country, and most importantly, staying together without the constant threat of deportation.

Jason Linkins

Politicians Are Releasing B-Roll Videos Of Themselves, And They Are Ridiculous

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.07.2014 | Politics

Political campaigns are not allowed to coordinate their efforts with the super PACs that nominally support them -- or so they would have us believe, w...

Tea Party Favorite Making Second Bid For Senate Seat

AP | NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 02.02.2014 | Politics

WOODLAND PARK, Colo. (AP) — Ken Buck is watching what he says. The Republican prosecutor became a symbol for his party's political overreach in 201...

Anti-Abortion Senate Candidate Touts Her Gender as Asset

Jason Salzman | Posted 03.23.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

In an article last week, The Denver Post's Kurtis Lee reports Rep. Amy Stephens' response to Ken Buck's comment Monday comparing pregnancy with cancer...

Dick Wadhams: Michael Bennet Won Because Of Negative Campaigning

The Denver Post | Lynn Bartels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

GOP state chairman Dick Wadhams today dismissed the theory that Democrats had a great get-out-the-vote operation, and that's why Michael Bennet won th...

Ken Buck's Refusal To Prosecute Rape Case Concerns Legal Experts

Mother Jones | — Siddhartha Mahanta and Andy Kroll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrats have slammed Ken Buck, the tea party Republican candidate for Senate in Colorado, for failing to prosecute an alleged rape as district attor...

Colorado Senate Race Attracted $3.6 Million From Outside Groups In One Day

POLITICO | JONATHAN ALLEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Outside groups spent $3.6 million to influence the Colorado Senate race -- and that was just last Tuesday alone. The flash of Colorado cash was par...

Michael Bennet, Ken Buck Tied In 9News/SurveyUSA Survey USA Poll

9News | Jeffrey Wolf and Adam Schrager | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER - Colorado's candidates for U.S. Senate are tied in a new 9NEWS/Denver Post poll with just over a week to go until the votes are counted on Ele...

Ken Buck Says He Won't Compromise If Elected To Senate

The Washington Post | Dan Balz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER - Ken Buck has a message for President Obama and the leadership of his own party: no compromises if he gets to Washington. Obama and some Re...

Ken Buck Speaking Less In Public Since Wrapping Up GOP Nomination

The Denver Post | Allison Sherry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Of the many differences between the primary election and the general election in the U.S. Senate race, one stands out as perhaps the most stark: GOP h...

Video Cameras Keep Candidates Honest on Campaign Trail

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

The ubiquitous video cameras on the campaign trail do more than catch gaffes. They also show how politicians change their messages in front of different audiences.