U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman, R-Aurora, was pleased with the $1.3 trillion spending bill the House passed Thursday because it includes a project for veterans his office said he's been working on for four years.
WASHINGTON — A spending bill approved by the House includes a bipartisan plan to create a wildfire disaster fund to help combat increasingly severe wildfires that have devastated the West in recent years.
Seasoned political operative Maisha Fields, the daughter of state Sen. Rhonda Fields, has joined Democrat Levi Tillemann's congressional campaign as political director, the campaign announced Thursday.
DENVER — Giffords, the gun safety organization founded by former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords, who was wounded in a shooting in Arizona seven years ago, on Wednesday endorsed Democrat Joe Neguse, a candidate in the 2nd Congressional District.
DENVER — David Aarestad is pulling out of the Democratic race in Colorado's 6th Congressional District Tuesday and endorsing primary rival Jason Crow, saying the Army veteran has the best chance of unseating five-term U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman, the Republican incumbent, Colorado Politics has learned.
Mark Williams, a former chair of the Boulder Democratic Party running in the 2nd Congressional District, submitted nominating petitions Friday to the Colorado secretary of state — likely setting up a June primary with former University of Colorado Regent Joe Neguse for the seat held by U.S. Rep. Jared Polis, a Democratic candidate for governor.