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Mark Udall

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Democrats Show Signs They Are Taking November Seriously

Two stories this week show that Colorado Democrats are not taking the 2014 election for granted and are willing to bring out the heavy artillery.

08/19/2014

Mark Udall, left, and Cory Gardner, right (credit: CBS)

Battle Over Flood Aid Roils Colorado Senate Race

One year after record-setting floods devastated Colorado, the disaster has taken center stage in the state’s contentious U.S. Senate race.

08/16/2014

Local residents take in a close up view of a damaged bridge on Weld County Road 1 on September 13, 2013 in Longmont.  (Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

Battle Over Flood Aid Roils Colorado Senate Race

One year after record-setting floods devastated Colorado, the disaster has taken center stage in the state’s contentious U.S. Senate race.

08/15/2014

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Anti-Gardner Abortion Ad With Young Girl Crosses Line, His Supporters Say

A political ad attacking Cory Gardner’s pro-life position has riled Colorado Republicans because it includes a young girl.

08/08/2014

Gov. John Hickenlooper and Rep. Jared Polis at a news conference announcing a compromise on fracking measures. (credit: CBS)

Fracking Compromise May Create a Bigger Fight in 2016

While the big compromise announced this week may keep fracking off of the 2014 ballot, it may have only intensified the fight in the next round.

08/05/2014

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Browns Canyon One Step Closer To Becoming National Monument

The plan to turn one of the most popular rafting sites in Colorado into a National Monument gets one step closer.

07/25/2014

Opponents of Amendment 67 rally on the state capitol steps on Tuesday. (credit: CBS)

Personhood’s Third Go-Round Heats Up State Capitol Steps

Supporters and opponents of one of Colorado’s most emotionally charged ballot measures battled over well-tread topics — abortion, women’s health, the rights of the unborn, contraception and more — during competing rallies on Tuesday on the state capitol steps.

07/22/2014

Mark Udall, left, and Cory Gardner, right (credit: CBS)

Udall, Gardner Each Lead In 2 Separate Polls

Two new polls paint two different pictures of the critical Colorado Senate race.

07/17/2014

Sen. Mark Udall (credit: CBS)

Udall Backs Contraception Coverage Bill Blocked By Senate GOP

Senate Republicans on Wednesday blocked a bill aimed at restoring free contraception for women who get their health insurance from companies with religious objections, a legislative setback for Democrats that they hope will be a political winner in November’s elections.

07/16/2014

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Hickenlooper: No Special Session On Fracking

Gov. John Hickenlooper said Wednesday that he won’t call a special legislative session seeking to grant communities more control over Colorado’s booming oil and gas industry.

07/16/2014

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