POLITICS
07/09/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Democrats Losing Ground To A Resurgent GOP In Colorado

DENVER -- When Barack Obama stood before an admiring audience at Mile High Stadium here and accepted his presidential nomination 21 months ago, Democratic leaders crowed about turning Colorado into a reliable stronghold, another step toward building the party's strength in the West. Those dreams of expansion have given way to hopes for survival.

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