Ernest LuningErnest LuningJuly 18, 20176min1182

Democratic congressional candidate Levi Tillemann on Tuesday condemned as "bigoted" and "clearly dogwhistle politics" a demand issued by Victor Mitchell, a Republican running for governor of Colorado, that one of his primary opponents — a member of a famous Mormon family that includes Mitt Romney — return all campaign contributions he's received from Utah residents. But Mitchell rejected Tillemann's criticism, insisting that he was merely raising concerned about Utah competing for business with Colorado.


Ernest LuningErnest LuningJuly 17, 20174min545

Colorado Republican gubernatorial candidate Victor Mitchell on Monday called on primary rival Doug Robinson to return campaign contributions he's received from Utah residents — including Mitt Romney, Robinson's uncle, and other members of the Romney clan — but Robinson rejected the demand and mocked Mitchell's fundraising record.