While Democrats were expected to lose a few State senate seats on Tuesday night, early election returns show they will likely hang onto their majority with no trouble.
State and federal races
The Colorado House of Representatives is looking even more Democratic after the election brought big changes to members on both sides of the aisle.
On a night when all eyes are on a handful of competitive races for Colorado congressional seats, five of the state's incumbent lawmakers cruised toward reelection with convincing margins.
As of 5:30 p.m., Boebert had 160,432 votes to Frisch's 159,203 — a difference of 1,229 votes, or 0.38% of the 319,635 tallied so far.
Democratic U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet has won reelection to a third term over Republican challenger Joe O'Dea in Colorado on Tuesday night.
Voters appeared poised to give new terms to nearly all of the 135 judges who stood for retention this year across the state.
Republicans on course to win 3 out of 4 CU Board of Regents elections, net 0 seats | ELECTION NIGHT 2022
Unofficial election results show Republicans will fight to at least a draw, and appear on course to do better, in the four University of Colorado’s Board of Regents races up for grabs on Tuesday night. But the Democratic majority on the board is poised to remain the same.
Colorado voters reelected Democratic Gov. Jared Polis to a second term over Republican challenger Heidi Ganahl, according to an AP projection Tuesday night.
Democrat Dave Young will serve a second four-year term as Colorado State Treasurer after winning his bid for re-election Tuesday.
Voters on Tuesday gave Democratic Attorney General Phil Weiser a second term as Colorado's top law enforcement official.
Democrats held leads in three of the four seats up for grabs on the State Board of Education this year as of 9 p.m. on Election Day.
Democrat Jena Griswold is headed for a second term, handily defeating her Republican opponent, former Jeffco Clerk Pam Anderson, the unofficial election returns on Tuesday night show.
Democrat Brittany Pettersen has defeated Republican Erik Aadland in Colorado's 7th Congressional District, according to the Associated Press.