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U.S. Sen. Mark Udall (D-CO) signs up for a phone bank campaigning shift as U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter (D-CO) waits his turn as they speak to campaign workers at the Thornton field office on Oct. 15, 2014 in Thornton. Udall is running for re-election against U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner (R-CO) in the November 4, 2014 Senatorial election and Perlmutter is seeking re-election against Repuplican Don Ytterberg in the Congressional race.  (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Sen. Mark Udall’s Hopes Hinge On Ground Game

Sen. Mark Udall’s hopes of keeping his job hinge on Colorado Democrats’ ability to turn out voters.

10/17/2014

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Fort Carson Soldiers Could Be Sent To Liberia

Some of the 1,400 soldiers being sent to Liberia to help fight the spread of Ebola could come from Colorado’s Fort Carson.

10/01/2014

The scene Tuesday morning (credit: CBS)

Immigration Demonstrators Arrested After Blocking Denver Streets

Police arrested five people who blocked Broadway in front of the state Capitol on Tuesday to protest immigrant deportations and call on Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet to take action.

09/30/2014

Sen. Michael Bennet (credit: CBS)

Bennet Says Lack Of Congressional Action Could Take Toll On Roads

Transportation and road projects always seem to be stop-and-go because of funding, and that problem could get worse after Congress failed to pass a long-term transporation bill during their most recent session.

08/06/2014

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Bennet, Perlmutter Ask IRS To Waive Pot Tax Penalties

U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet and U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter are asking the Internal Revenue Service to waive penalties levied on marijuana businesses for paying taxes in cash.

07/11/2014

Summit County Commissioner Dan Gibbs talks with CBS4's Jeff Todd (credit: CBS)

Summit County Wants To Acquire Land For More Affordable Housing

There’s an effort to bring more affordable housing options to one of Colorado’s most popular destinations. It’s taking an act of Congress, but Summit County should soon acquire a big chunk of land for more housing.

07/10/2014

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Denver Patent Office Expected To Be A Boon For Region’s Inventors

The newest U.S. Patent Office that opens in Denver on Monday is expected to generate an estimated $440 million to the region over the first five years and create hundreds of jobs.

06/30/2014

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New U.S. Patent Office Opens In Denver On Monday

The newest U.S. Patent Office will open in Denver on Monday. The announcement on the new facility was made last summer.

06/29/2014

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Many Colorado Builders Support Immigration Reform

Many builders in Colorado support immigration reform because the industry is facing a serious labor shortage.

06/27/2014

Sen. Michael Bennet (credit: CBS)

Udall, Bennet Launch Renewed Push For Immigration Reform

Colorado Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet have launched a renewed push for immigration reform.

06/27/2014

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