National elections

A ‘war on the Republican establishment’ comes West

President Donald Trump promised to drain the swamp, but to one of his most controversial political allies, that morass has widened — to now encompass the Republican Party. Appearing on Fox News’...

DATE: Nov. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

More than 3,000 Coloradans withdraw from voter registry

DENVER – More than 3,700 Coloradans withdrew from the state’s voter registry as of Friday and another 200 have asked to be added to the confidential voter program, according to the Secretary of...

DATE: July 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

How retirees and a changed economy reshaped rural politics

A respectful hush falls over the living room of this large house just outside Walsenburg, Colorado. Members of the Huerfano County Republican Party have gathered here to celebrate President Donald...

DATE: July 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Hillary Clinton fades among Colorado voters

DENVER – Republicans are gaining on expected Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton in Colorado, according to an early poll released Thursday. Quinnipiac University found that the...

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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

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

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. 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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. 17, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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: Aug. 1, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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 27, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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

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