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Cory Gardner, left, Mark Udall, right (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Colorado 3rd Most Expensive Senate Race In U.S.

The Senate race in Colorado between Democrat incumbent Mark Udall and Republican challenger Cory Gardner is the third most expensive Senate race in the country. And it all depends on voter turnout.


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Democrats Join Tipton In Pushing Roan Settlement

Leading Colorado Democrats are joining with Republican Congressman Scott Tipton in asking the Interior Department to finalize a proposed settlement over drilling on the Roan Plateau.


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Colorado Tests Reach Of Democrats’ Ground Game

Colorado is shaping up as a key test of whether the Democrats’ edge in turning out votes can prevent a disastrous midterm election for the party.


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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.