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As Levi Tillemann enters 6th Congressional District primary, national Republicans gleefully stoke Democratic divisions

In this file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton waves to supporters with Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vermont, during a rally in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, where Sanders endorsed her for president. (AP File Photo/Jim Cole)

The National Republican Congressional Committee on Wednesday rolled out the red carpet to welcome Democrat Levi Tillemann into an already crowded primary race for the chance to challenge GOP incumbent U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman in Colorado’s 6th Congressional District. Sounding positively gleeful, NRCC regional spokesman Jack Pandol used the occasion to invoke tried-and-true GOP bogeyman […]

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Brexit leader Nigel Farage urges Trump to combat ‘pure obstructionism’ with national speech

European Parliament Member Nigel Farage, co-founder and former leader of the UK Independence Party, addresses the National Asian Indian Republican Association's annual fundraising dinner on Saturday, June 17, 2017, at the Denver Marriott South in Lone Tree, Colorado. (Photo by Ernest Luning/Colorado Politics)
Nigel Farage, co-founder of the UK Independence Party and leader of the Brexit movement to withdraw the United Kingdom from the European Union, told Colorado Politics it could be time for President Donald Trump to address the American people in order to counteract what he called “pure obstructionism” by establishment forces in the wake of […]

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Levi Tillemann rejects call to declare candidacy in 6th District, says he’s still considering run

Democrat Levi Tillemann stands with his dog Tesla (not pictured) in a photo provided by his exploratory committee. He announced on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, that he's exploring a run for the 6th Congressional District seat held by Republican Mike Coffman. (Photo courtesy Levi Tillemann)

A local conservative organization is charging that Democrat Levi Tillemann is only pretending to be weighing a bid for Congress and has demanded the Aurora resident make his campaign official. But the former Obama administration official insists he’s staying “well within the boundaries” of federal election law and plans to decide soon whether or not […]

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Hickenlooper lands on another list of possible 2020 Democratic presidential candidates

Gov. John Hickenlooper laughs as he answers a question from reporters at a press briefing on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, in his office at the state Capitol in Denver. (Photo by Ernest Luning/The Colorado Statesman)

For the second week running, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper has found himself on a list of potential 2020 Democratic presidential candidates, this one compiled by D.C.-insider publication The Hill. And although the former geologist and brewpub pioneer maintains he’s taking no steps toward a run, he recently told a national radio audience that he’s open […]

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