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Senate Dems elect new leadership

Author: Peter Marcus - October 11, 2013 - Updated: October 11, 2013

Senate Democrats on Wednesday chose Morgan Carroll of Aurora to lead them as their next Senate president after a bitter recall election ousted their former chief. The caucus election was free of political fireworks as Carroll was elected unanimously without other nominations offered. There had been rumors that Sen. Mary Hodge of Brighton would also […]

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Peter Marcus

Peter Marcus

Peter Marcus is senior statehouse reporter for Colorado Politics. He covers the legislature and previously covered politics, the governor’s office, the legislature and Congress for The Durango Herald. He joined The Herald in 2014 from The Colorado Statesman, a Denver-based political weekly. The Washington Post twice named Marcus one of the nation’s top state-based political and legislative reporters.