iOS app Android app

Colorado Senate Race

How The Ground Game Pushed GOP To Victory In 2014

AP | By NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 11.08.2014 | Politics

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — In the suburbs south of Denver, a tight-knit group of Republicans hatched plans this spring to counter the "Bannock Street P...

Ali Watkins

The CIA And NSA Should Be Happy That Mark Udall Is Gone

HuffingtonPost.com | Ali Watkins | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- He wasn't vocal about promoting his work on civil liberties and intelligence. But over time, astute national security wonks learned to w...

Elise Foley

GOP Hopes It Won't Need Immigration Reform To Win Over Colorado Latinos

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.31.2014 | Politics

DENVER -- Standing in her driveway in Aurora, Colorado, a diverse suburb just east of Denver, a woman listened impatiently on Monday as a 17-year-old ...

'Edgy' Birth Control Ad Flubs Facts About Republican

FactCheck.org | Eugene Kiely | Posted 10.29.2014 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. A TV ad in the Colorado Senate race says Republican Rep. Cory Gardner wants to “ban birth...

Samantha Lachman

In Colorado's First All-Mail Election, Voters Are Being Hassled Like Never Before

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.02.2014 | Politics

DENVER -- "The sooner you get it in, the sooner they stop calling you." That's what Kristyne Brenner, a resident of the Denver suburb of Greenwood...

Karl Rove-Backed Group Skips Context In Colorado

FactCheck.org | Lori Robertson | Posted 10.23.2014 | Politics

The following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. The conservative group Crossroads GPS attacks Colorado Sen. Mark Udall for saying the Islam...

Colorado Senate Race Tests Reach Of Democrats' Ground Game

AP | NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 12.20.2014 | Politics

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Dave Lightowler never even got to say Sen. Mark Udall's name. The moment Lightowler mentioned the incumbent running for re-elec...

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

Campus Election Engagement Project | Posted 12.17.2014 | 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 12.13.2014 | 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 12.08.2014 | 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...