Colorado GOP leaders have confirmed to CBS4 Political Specialist Shaun Boyd that they are bidding for Denver to host the 2016 Republican National Convention.
In a bitter fight, Colorado Democrats recently muscled through the Statehouse a massive elections reform bill that allows voters to register up until Election Day and still cast their ballots.
Early voting only got under way on Monday and already a complaint has been filed.
Colorado Republicans filed an elections complaint on the first day of early voting, claiming that Democrats wrongly offered college students free pizza and T-shirts in exchange for voting.
A Colorado pro-civil unions group targeting vulnerable Republicans began its efforts Tuesday with a lawmaker whose narrow victory two years ago gave the GOP control of the House and the fate of legislation for same-sex couples.
The election is still three months away but state Republicans say every minute until the polls close counts.
The leadership of the Colorado Republican House’s fragile majority appealed for unity after primary elections that knocked off some GOP incumbents.
The goal for Colorado Republicans this November is to control the state Legislature, but first they’ll have to survive some bruising primary fights that have would-be allies taking powerful swings at each other.
Mitt Romney has clinched the Republican nomination for president, but he’s still working to clinch conservatives in the battleground state of Colorado.
Republican Mitt Romney finally has the endorsement of Colorado’s state GOP leaders, now that his nomination for president is a mathematical certainty.