A group devoted to defeating U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert at the ballot box is auctioning off the logo used by Shooters Grill, the Silt Republican's gun-themed restaurant in Rifle, after a comedian said Boebert's congressional office demanded he take down a parody website filled with unflatterin…
The KOM Colorado Poll from Keating Research, OnSight Public Affairs and Mike Melanson shows 56% of Colorado voters say they have a favorable opinion of Biden, who completed his 100th day in office on Thursday, while 42% give the president thumbs down.
It was the crinkle heard 'round the world — or across the Twitterverse, at least.
John Eastman, a University of Colorado Boulder visiting professor, is looking to sue CU for nearly $1.9 million after he was stripped of most of his job duties following his speech at President Donald Trump’s Washington, D.C., rally on Jan. 6 prior to the Capitol insurrection.
If you have a half hour and a suspicious mind about stolen elections, you can check out a video flagged to reporters by Secretary of State Jena Griswold on Wednesday afternoon.
Colorado congresswoman Lauren Boebert had a supporting role in the House Democrats' weekly press conference Tuesday.
Calling U.S. Sen. John Hickenlooper's Feb. 4 support for Republican-sponsored non-binding amendment to the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package "misguided," the county party's executive committee voted 40-5 Wednesday night to approve the reprimand.
Ernest Luning: "In Colorado, where Democrats have been in charge across the board for two years longer, Republicans are licking their chops at the chance to stage a comeback after years of diminishing clout at the ballot box and two straight cycles racking up historic losses."
The five are: The League of Women Voters of Colorado; Grand County Clerk Sara Rosene; Gunnison County Clerk Kathy Simillion; Adams County Clerk Josh Zygielbaum; and Christopher Krebs, former Director of the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency.
U.S. Sen. John Hickenlooper, a Colorado Democrat, on Friday announced a slew of hires for his offices in Washington and Colorado, including Capitol Hill veterans, former campaign staffers and former aides to Colorado's senior senator, Democrat Michael Bennet, and Hickenlooper's predecessor, …
"Once I heard, 'Hang Pence,' I was done," she told Colorado Politics.
FEC (Faith, Education and Commerce) United and United American Defense Force issued a joint statement Wednesday morning to "stand tall to ensure we don’t lose sight of the bigger picture" and told members not to "stoop down to the leftist’s level of chaos and anarchy."
"I refuse to let their political machine write a narrative that millions of Americans know is false,” the Republican congresswoman said in a lengthy video.
Rep. Lauren Boebert was one of more than 100 House Republicans who formally objected to counting electoral votes from a half dozen states won by Biden, based on unfounded claims the election was "stolen" from Trump.
The Brighton lawmaker is the first prominent Colorado Republican to publicly call for Trump's ouster before his successor, President-elect Joe Biden, is inaugurated in less than two weeks.
Comparing the mobs of Trump supporters who stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday to the armed gangs that brought down the Roman Republic, U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, in an impassioned speech on the Senate floor, called on his colleagues to reject attempts to undo the election of Joe Biden.
SANTA FE, N.M. — Protesters backing President Donald Trump massed outside statehouses from Georgia to New Mexico on Wednesday, leading some officials to evacuate while cheers rang out at several demonstrations as a pro-Trump mob stormed the U.S. Capitol.
The Army Ranger combat veteran recounted the harrowing stretch when he was trapped in House chambers with more than a dozen other lawmakers and Capitol Police officers, who barricaded the doors and drew their guns to keep the rioters at bay.
"President Trump instigated a violent attack on our government in an attempt to remain in power against the will of the people," the Denver Democrat said.
While angry, frustrated and occasionally boisterous, those at the rally have not been violent, in contrast to their compatriots in Washington.
Members of Colorado's congressional delegation sent messages saying they were safe during the hour after they were evacuated from House and Senate chambers, where Congress was in the process of certifying President-elect Joe Biden’s Electoral College victory over objections by some Republicans.
Since the creation of Cardboard Cory in the spring of 2017, Indivisible leader Katie Farnan wrangled the 5-foot-tall, nearly life-size cutout of Colorado’s outgoing Republican senator, Cory Gardner, around the metro area and across the state.
ATLANTA — President Trump and President-elect Joe Biden will both be in Georgia on Monday to energize their party's base on the eve of two crucial runoff races that will determine which party controls the U.S. Senate.
“It feels a little wild,” Hickenlooper told Colorado Politics in a phone interview Sunday afternoon, following his swearing-in.
In an attempt to usher out a year that seemed to last a decade, we thought it might be easier to put 2020 behind us by imagining the year as a series of scenes from "Veep."
Ernest Luning: "Prognosticators in these pages a year ago didn't do so hot, though who can blame them? No one could have predicted the perfect storm of calamities and challenges 2020 turned out to contain — a global pandemic, an economic crisis and social unrest all at once, with a contentious election tossed in."
A lot of bills and issues got shelved in 2020, including the public option. How many will live again 2021 and how many are dead, dead, dead?
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U.S. Rep. Ken Buck, the Windsor Republican who doubles as chairman of the state GOP, also said in a statement that despite his disappointment that President Donald Trump didn't win re-election, he respects "the constitutional process" and added that he also respects Trump's right to "exhaust all legal options."
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered lower federal courts in Colorado and New Jersey to reexamine state restrictions on indoor religious services to combat the coronavirus in light of the justices’ recent ruling in favor of churches and synagogues in New York.
At 12:25 p.m. Monday, Colorado's nine Democratic electors voted for President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, a vote that puts a final stamp on the results of the Nov. 3 election, in which the Biden/Harris ticket won by 13 percentage points.
Ellis is a senior legal adviser to the Trump campaign and a frequent guest on TV shows, but from 2015 to 2018, the former Weld County prosecutor taught pre-law, ethics and leadership courses at Colorado Christian University.
“We came horrifyingly close again to having a president win the Electoral College while losing the popular vote by millions of votes. That’s fundamentally undemocratic.”
The Republican from Yuma, who lost a bid for a second term to Democrat John Hickenlooper, recounted a slew of bipartisan legislative successes during the 15-minute address but also lamented that lawmakers too often confuse tactics with principles, making it difficult to compromise or find common ground.
Secretary of State Jena Griswold certified the results of last month's election after receiving each county's votes, after bipartisan canvass boards from each of the state's 64 counties completed their review.
A federal judge has approved the request by three out-of-state cigarette manufacturers to seek communications between cigarette manufacturer Philip Morris and the state — including members of the General Assembly — as they seek to void a portion of the voter-approved cigarette tax increase.
Colorado Politics turned to leading Colorado pollsters and national public opinion experts to determine how the national polls went so far astray while pollsters in Colorado got it mostly right.
The race in the 18th Judicial District came down to 1,433 votes after the election, barely within the margin to trigger an automatic recount.
Good Business Colorado organized and trained more than 200 Colorado business to support making Colorado the 10th state to guarantee people a time off insurance program.
“I know we all want to believe the processes that we set up to send people to these governmental offices are flawless, but I think we know that they’re not.”
About 70 demonstrators gathered Saturday near the Colorado State Capitol to protest what they alleged was fraud in the presidential election.
The online fundraising machine provided by the national Act Blue group raised money for the hungry Wednesday with the same kinds of links it used to raise small-dollar donations for Senator-elect John Hickenlooper and other Democrats for months.
The funds will go toward shelter operations, hazard pay, staffing, street outreach and housing support.
President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris met with the U.S. Conference of Mayors in a video call Monday including Denver Mayor Michael Hancock.
Both were stalwarts of the Colorado GOP. Most recently, Joe and Lilly were elected to attend the Republican National Convention in April; Joe as a delegate and Lilly as an alternate.
Jim Pfaff, the chief of staff to the House Republican Caucus, said Wednesday evening he decided to step down when Rep. Patrick Neville decided not to seek another term as the chamber's GOP leader.
Boulder County Republicans allege they're not getting a fair look at ballots being examined as part of a route audit of the Nov. 3 election.
The legacy of the Trump Administration includes conservative judges, promotion of religion and reinvigoration of a nationalist spirit, concluded the speakers on a panel about the future of conservatism in America.
Eric Sondermann: "Given the extent of hand-wringing and shouting (and tweeting) among zealous types on both ends of the spectrum, a decent argument can be made that this was not a bad election outcome."
Columnist Lynn Bartels breaks down the election results.