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The presidential campaign has been focused on Colorado voters with the state occupying one of swing state status. The campaigns of both men running for Commander in Chief are optimistic leading into election day.
Barack Obama and Mitt Romney hope to win more than Colorado’s nine electoral votes Tuesday: Colorado is often cited as the demographic future of the country, and whichever party wins here can claim bragging rights to the political map for years to come.
Colorado’s reputation as a battleground state is playing out in its congressional races, where Democrats hope to capitalize on restricting to regain the edge now held by Republicans.
Marijuana for recreational use has been perhaps the biggest political question facing Colorado voters outside the tight presidential contest — and both were far from certain as Election Day opened.
Democratic Rep. Jared Polis is seeking to remain Colorado’s higher-education member of Congress.
Republican congressman Doug Lamborn appears assured of victory in Colorado’s most Republican district, based in Colorado Springs.
Republican Rep. Cory Gardner is hoping to head off a former colleague in the state Legislature to win a second term in Congress.
Marijuana for recreational use has been perhaps the biggest political question facing Colorado voters outside the tight presidential contest. Both questions were far from certain on Election Day.
Your Election Day look at the Colorado races that will be talked about today.