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Pence: Trump will rebuild military, destroy ISIS

This election season, the American people are facing not a choice between parties or candidates, but between “two futures,” Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence told a throng of hundreds...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Colorado candidates demand that Trump quit

Republican Rep. Mike Coffman and Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado are among GOP members of Congress telling Donald Trump he should step aside as their party’s nominee for president. Trump on Friday...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Clinton’s health under increased scrutiny

DENVER – Democrat Hillary Clinton’s campaign in Colorado is downplaying the impact increased attention to her health might have on the November election. The Clinton campaign said Monday it would...

DATE: Sept. 12, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Ken Salazar tapped to lead Clinton transition team

DENVER – Former Colorado U.S. Sen. Ken Salazar has been tapped to lead Hillary Clinton’s transition planning team. The Clinton campaign announced the transition team Tuesday, two weeks after...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Colorado represented at Democratic convention in Philadelphia

DENVER – Colorado was well represented Thursday for the historic moment when Hillary Clinton become the first woman to win a major party’s nomination for president. Gov. John Hickenlooper told the...

DATE: July 31, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Colorado backs Sanders, but with sense of party loyalty

DENVER – Colorado stuck with Bernie Sanders at the Democratic convention in Philadelphia on Tuesday in a bittersweet moment, as Sanders acknowledged loss and signaled unity. The 78-member Colorado...

DATE: July 26, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Cory Gardner introduces bill to strip Clinton’s security clearance

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colorado, co-sponsored a bill introduced Thursday that would revoke former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s security clearance. The bill, which is...

DATE: July 8, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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How do candidates differ on conservation?

When it comes to conservation, energy, and many other issues, Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has been a lot of hat and not much cattle. But last week his son, Donald Trump Jr., offered some...

DATE: June 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Trump to headline conservative summit in Denver

Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, will kick off the 2016 Western Conservative Summit on July 1 in Denver, event organizers announced Monday. The summit, billed as the...

DATE: June 14, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Cruz makes clean sweep of Colorado

COLORADO SPRINGS – Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz swept to victory in Colorado on Saturday, taking all of the state’s pledged delegates. On Friday, the U.S. senator from Texas took...

DATE: April 10, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

The growing clout of the Hispanic vote

In the midst of the raucous and polarized presidential election, a quieter story has been at play as well: the growing political clout of Latino voters. Nationwide, about 12 percent of the...

DATE: March 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Sanders defeats Clinton in Colorado’s Democratic caucuses

DENVER — Bernie Sanders defeated Hillary Clinton on Tuesday in Colorado’s Democratic presidential caucuses, a nonbinding poll that nevertheless gives the Vermont senator an important boost in his...

DATE: March 1, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news