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Colorado Swing State

Post-Election Analysis: Change the Game in Colorado

Peg Perl | Posted 02.09.2013 | Denver
Peg Perl

As a much-hyped swing state, Colorado is on the brink of a constant cycle of struggles over control of elections subject to national scrutiny.

PHOTOS: Obama Takes Colorado

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 11.07.2012 | Denver

By about 9:15 p.m. MST, President Barack Obama had been declared the winner of Ohio and shortly thereafter, he was projected to take another swing sta...

President Obama Delivers Final Colorado Campaign Rally

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 11.05.2012 | Denver

President Barack Obama came back to Colorado Sunday night to give the battleground state one final push in Aurora, with a little help from Dave Matthe...

Do You Feel The Love Colorado?

Posted 01.03.2013 | Denver

Feeling loved yet, Colorado? Because the courtship is kicking into high gear this weekend, even though most voters in the state appear to have opted f...

Obama Makes 3rd Visit To Boulder

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 01.01.2013 | Denver

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. — President Barack Obama has spent months urging Americans to move forward. Now he's asking them to look back. Back to th...

GOP Keeps Its Edge In Colorado Early Voting

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 10.31.2012 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. The latest early-vote tallies (pdf) released this afternoon by the Colorado secretary of state show R...

Presidential Race, Interrupted (Even In Colorado)

AP | DAVID ESPO and JULIE PACE | Posted 12.30.2012 | Denver

WASHINGTON — Republican presidential challenger Mitt Romney edged back into active campaigning on Tuesday while President Barack Obama stayed cl...

How 21% of Americans Will Hold the Election Hostage to Partisan Tools and Fools

Stephen Robert Morse | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics
Stephen Robert Morse

We are the 79%. We are useless. We are slaves to the 21%, who live in "swing states" and whose votes matter most. Abolish the horribly antiquated Electoral College, and then the 79% will be free.

Survey: Most Undecided Voters Just Want Candidate They Can Trust

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 10.03.2012 | Denver

A survey detailing the demographics of regestered Western undecided voters released today revealed that the majority are educated, white women who ide...

Coloradans Point Way to Real-World Middle Ground in America Candidates Should Pay Attention to Coloradans' Views on Energy Policy

Stefan Hankin | Posted 09.09.2012 | Denver
Stefan Hankin

Americans in today's political landscape are all too often portrayed in opposition. You are either a Democrat or a Republican, part of the masses or a one percenter. But most Colorado voters don't view energy and conservation within an either/or framework.

Romney Dissing Denver?

Posted 07.10.2012 | Denver

As Mitt Romney makes a third public appearance in Colorado in three months, he also draws some criticism for avoiding Denver. After making headline...

WATCH: 'Meet The Press' Host Says Colorado Vital To Obama In 2012

Posted 05.03.2012 | Denver

9News anchor Kyle Clark recently interviewed David Gregory, host of "Meet The Press," and asked him, among other things, about Colorado's "swing state...

Can Obama Turn Colorado Blue Again In 2012?

Reuters | By Patricia Zengerle | Posted 09.20.2011 | Denver

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama bucked decades-old electoral trends to win the White House in 2008, taking nine states that had supp...

Even "Holy Land" Colorado Less Reliably Republican as State Demographics Shift

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

"Pray -- Fast --Vote." So Brady Boyd tells his flock at New Life Church in Colorado Springs the Sunday before voter registration closes in the Centenn...

Colorado Springs: Ground Zero for Battleground Colorado

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

McCain lambasted Obama for not knowing the difference between strategy and tactics; but it is McCain, in his failure to secure Colorado, who has not mastered strategy in 2008.