Keyword: Election 2020
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Perlmutter recounts Capitol insurrection

On Jan. 6, US legislators debated the merits of completing a perfunctory certification of the electoral college results in the 2020 presidential election. Shortly after the House and Senate were … more

'Blue wave' continues in Arapahoe County

In the 2012 general election, large swaths of south Arapahoe County — mostly south of Quincy Avenue — voted for Republican Mitt Romney over then-President Barack Obama. Long stretches of … more

Lakewood voters overwhelmingly support recreational pot

Voters are overwhelmingly supporting Lakewood Ballot Question 2B. Early returns show voters in favor of 2B by a 2-to-1 margin with 80,640 votes counted. If passed, the ordinance will allow the … more

Democrats winning by large margin in Jeffco commissioner’s races

It looks like the Jefferson County Board of Commissioners will be made up entirely of democrats for the first time since the mid-1880s. As of 7 p.m., Democrat Tracy Kraft-Tharp was leading the race to be the next commissioner in District 1 while Democrat Andy Kerr was leading in the District 2 race. Kraft-Tharp led incumbent Republican Libby Szabo 52.9% to 42.84%. While Kerr led 56.4% t0 43.5% over his Republican opponent Joni Inman. more

Cutter leads in House District 25

As polls closed, Representative Lisa Cutter (D) maintained an advantage of approximately 8 percentage points over Republican challenger Donald Rosier. The current number show Cutter with a 54 to 46% lead. more

Jeffco organization voting guides

There are several statewide ballot measures this year, and the issues and implications behind each of them are not always immediately apparent.Add to that a long list of potential candidates, and it is easy to see how most of us could use some guidance by a trusted source. more

My Name Is... Chris Jackson

About me I’m a lawyer and a partner at Holland and Hart in Denver, specializing in appellate issues. I’ve argued cases in court dozens of times, and have handled work at the US Supreme Court, the … more

Attack ads fly in House District 27 seat

The race for State House District 27, has gotten ugly, thanks to negative ads launched by independent groups that both the Democratic and Republican candidates call false and misleading. Brianna … more

Jeffco state House candidates speak out in virtual forum

The West Metro Chamber of Commerce and Jefferson County Business Lobby held a “Meet the Candidates” virtual event on Oct. 6, to give citizens a chance to hear more about policy positions of … more

Candidate Q&A: Amara Hildebrand, for HD28

Amara Hildebrand, candidate for House District 28 Profession: Civil Engineer and Small Business Owner Residence: Lakewood Party: Libertarian What makes you the best choice for this office? I am a … more

Candidate Q&A: Donald Rosier, for HD25

Donald Rosier, candidate for House District 25 Profession: Professional Civil Engineer Residence: Unincorporated Jefferson County Party: Republican Contact: What makes you the … more

Candidate Q&A: Lisa Cutter, for HD25

Lisa Cutter, candidate for House District 25 Profession: Legislator Residence: Unincorporated Littleton Party: Democrat Contact: What makes you the best choice for this … more

Candidate Q&A: Monica Duran, incumbent for House District 24

Monica Duran, incumbent candidate for House District 24 Profession: State Legislator Residence: Wheat Ridge Party: Democrat Contact: What makes you the best choice for this office? My … more

Candidate Q&A: Laurel Imer, for HD24

Laurel Imer, candidate for House District 24 Profession: Clinic manager Residence: Golden Party: Republican Contact: What makes you the best choice for this office? I believe it is … more

Candidate Q&A: Vicki Pyne, for HD27

Vicki Pyne, candidate for House District 27 Profession: Program Director of CASA of Jefferson & Gilpin Counties, small business owner Residence: Arvada Party: Republican Contact: … more

Candidate Q&A: Corey Schaeffer, for HD27

Corey Schaeffer, candidate for House District 27 Profession: Engineer Residence: Arvada Party: Libertarian Contact: What makes you the best choice for this office? I am the only … more

Fact: You do not need to request your ballot

Colorado’s counties will begin mailing ballots for the Nov. 3 general election on Oct. 9, 2020. If you are a registered voter in the state of Colorado, you will receive your ballot in the mail. You … more

Race for House District 22 seat draws closer

Believe it or not, election day is in less than two months. One of the decisions Jefferson County voters will have to make this upcoming election season is who will hold the House District 22 seat … more

Spin a mystery in six words

One of the most famous things Ernest Hemingway ever wrote is only six words long: “For sale: Baby shoes. Never worn.” Packed into those few words is a whole story of life and heartbreak, and that … more
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