Despite the fact that more Colorado voters are unaffiliated than belong to any one political party, the state has never elected an independent candidate to the Legislature — a 140-year streak a young organization called the Centrist Project aims to break in next year’s election.
Calling former U.S. Rep. Tom Tancredo "the de facto leader of the Colorado GOP," a spokesman for the Colorado Democratic Party on Wednesday expressed alarm at a poll showing Tancredo leading the GOP gubernatorial primary field by a wide margin.
Colorado U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner argued Wednesday in Washington that middle-income families would benefit from a tax cut as the Senate prepares to vote on a preliminary budget proposal this week. The Trump administration’s tax reform bill is a key part of the budget outline being debated this week. The bill is designed “to create […]
The chief backer of a ballot measure to allow unaffiliated voters to cast ballots in Colorado primaries cheered Saturday's decision by state Republicans to go ahead with next year's primary under the new rules rather than cancel the election.
Colorado's Republican National Committee members are joining the chorus of GOP stalwarts urging the party's central committee to reject a proposal to opt out of the primary election next year rather than allow unaffiliated voters to participate.
The wealthy executive who championed a ballot measure to let unaffiliated voters cast ballots in Colorado primaries is urging state Republicans to defeat a proposal to scrap next year's primary election and instead nominate candidates at party assemblies.
U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, a Colorado Democrat, called President Trump's decision to phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program "the height of cruelty" and called on Congress to come up with a plan to replace it.
Colorado Republicans will decide in September whether to cancel next year’s primary election rather than allow unaffiliated voters to participate, party officials said this week, although the state GOP chairman says he’s confident the proposal will go down in flames.