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Colorado elections 2014

Midterm Roundup: Joni Ernst’s Flip-Flop-Flip

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October 16, 2014

Midterm Roundup: Scott Walker Might Be In Trouble

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October 15, 2014

Midterm Roundup: Shaheen Pulls Away

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September 30, 2014

Midterm Roundup: Another New Low In Colorado

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September 29, 2014

Midterm Roundup: Democrats Find New Voters

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September 25, 2014

Midterm Roundup: An Outside Spending Record

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September 22, 2014

Democrats Need Surge Of Women To Hold Senate

The Democratic path to success is clear — but getting there is easier said than done.

September 22, 2014

Midterm Roundup: Another Plagiarism Scandal

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September 17, 2014

Poll Roundup: Hagan Pulls Ahead In North Carolina

As the 2014 midterm elections draw closer, pollsters across the country will begin releasing masses of data and their predictions of who will control the House of Representatives, the Senate, and statehouses across the country. We’ll put those predictions in focus and provide a brief summary of key polls. Here’s our roundup from the week […]

September 12, 2014

WATCH: Democrats Won’t Let Gardner Retreat On Birth Control

When U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner (R-CO) launched his challenge to incumbent Democratic senator Mark Udall, one of his first moves was backtracking on his support for fetal personhood, which would ban abortion and outlaw some forms of birth control and emergency contraception. “This was a bad idea driven by good intentions,” Gardner told The Denver […]

September 8, 2014

Poll Roundup: Colorado Senate Race Is A ‘Nail Biter’ Leading Up To First Debate

As the 2014 midterm elections draw closer, pollsters across the country will begin releasing masses of data and their predictions of who will control the House of Representatives, the Senate, and statehouses across the country. We’ll put those predictions in focus and provide a brief summary of key polls. Here’s our roundup from the week […]

September 5, 2014

GOP Senate Candidate Is Obamacare’s Latest Fake Victim

With his political allies perpetually unable to find an actual victim of the Affordable Care Act, Rep. Cory Gardner (R-CO) is taking matters into his own hands. This week, Gardner — the Republican nominee challenging incumbent Democrat Mark Udall in Colorado’s Senate race — released a new ad presenting himself as an Obamacare victim. “When Mark Udall […]

August 14, 2014

Karl Rove Still Can’t Find An Actual Obamacare Victim

Politics is a constantly changing business, but there are still a few things you can count on in every election cycle: like Karl Rove’s dark money group, Crossroads GPS, blowing its donors’ money on misleading, ineffective attack ads. Since President Barack Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law in 2010, its opponents have spent over $400 […]

August 8, 2014

Poll Roundup: Hagan Pulls Ahead In North Carolina

As the 2014 midterm elections draw closer, pollsters across the country will begin releasing masses of data and their predictions of who will control the House of Representatives, the Senate, and statehouses across the country. We’ll put those predictions in focus and provide a brief summary of key polls. Here’s our roundup from the week […]

July 25, 2014

Poll Roundup: Close In Colorado

As the 2014 midterm elections draw closer, pollsters across the country will begin releasing masses of data and their predictions of who will control the House of Representatives, the Senate, and statehouses across the country. We’ll put those predictions in focus and provide a brief summary of key polls. Here’s our roundup from the week […]

July 18, 2014

WATCH: SEIU Slams GOP Congressmen With Immigration Attack Ads

The Service Employees International Union released a new series of Spanish-language ads hammering Republican congressional candidates on Tuesday, in an effort to make the GOP pay for its refusal to support comprehensive immigration reform. The SEIU released four versions of an ad titled “Dichos,” which means “proverbs” in Spanish. The ads will target Reps. Mike […]

July 15, 2014

Colorado At Heart Of Democrats’ Campaign For Women’s Votes

By Maeve Reston, Los Angeles Times GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — Senator Mark Udall strode into his new Western Slope headquarters last week with a very specific target in mind: women. In two of the first three television ads aired by his re-election campaign, Udall has hammered his opponent’s conservative positions on abortion and past support […]

July 14, 2014

Poll Roundup: Pennsylvania Prepares To Toss Its Tea Party Governor

As the 2014 midterm elections draw closer, pollsters across the country will begin releasing masses of data and their predictions of who will control the House of Representatives, the Senate, and statehouses across the country. We’ll put those predictions in focus and provide a brief summary of key polls. Here’s our roundup from the week […]

July 3, 2014

WATCH: Another Republican Attacks The ’47 Percent’

When former U.S. Representative Bob Beauprez won the GOP nomination for governor of Colorado, many Republicans breathed a sigh of relief. Beauprez edged extreme anti-immigration candidate Tom Tancredo in the primary, and was viewed as much less likely to be hurt by a controversial gaffe in the general election. So much for that. On Wednesday, […]

July 3, 2014

Midterm Poll Roundup: Is Crist In Trouble?

As the 2014 midterm elections draw closer, an avalanche of polling data will emerge on the key races that will decide who controls the House of Representatives, the Senate, and statehouses across the country. What follows is a brief summary of some key polls from the week of April 20: Florida Florida’s gubernatorial race remains […]

April 25, 2014

WATCH: Koch Group Targets A New Democratic Senator

Americans for Prosperity is expanding its reach in the 2014 midterm elections, with a new ad targeting Senator Mark Udall of Colorado. The ad, which the Denver Post reports is backed by a nearly $1 million buy over the next three weeks in Denver and Colorado Springs, should look familiar: It is almost a carbon […]

March 18, 2014

Midterm Poll Roundup: Who’s Up, Who’s Down This Week

As the 2014 midterm elections draw closer, an avalanche of polling data will emerge on the key races that will decide who controls the House of Representatives, the Senate, and statehouses across the country. What follows is a brief summary of the most important polls from the week of March 9: Iowa Republicans entered 2014 […]

March 14, 2014

5 Democrats Who Could Steal Republican House Seats In 2014

On Monday, Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) chairman and New York representative Steve Israel announced 16 top candidates for the DCCC’s Red to Blue program, which hopes to spur party switches in Republican-held districts. “These candidates earned their places in our battle-tested program because of their hard work and the competitive nature of their districts,” […]

March 3, 2014

Ken Buck Is Back, And This Time He Says He Doesn’t Hate Women

Failed 2010 Senate candidate Ken Buck (R) is ramping up another run, and he’s determined to overcome the gender gap that destroyed his previous attempt to join Congress. Buck, who has served as Weld County district attorney since 2004, is widely considered to be the frontrunner for the Republican nomination to oppose incumbent Senator Mark […]

February 17, 2014