Colorado Democratic Party http://www.kunc.org en Colorado Republicans Reshuffle In Advance Of Midterm Elections http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-republicans-reshuffle-advance-midterm-elections <p>Republican State Senator Owen Hill <a href="http://www.owenhillforsenate.com/2014/03/suspending-campaign/" target="_blank">announced he’s dropping his bid</a> for the office. Hill would have run against Republican Party frontrunner Cory Gardner for the chance to represent the GOP against incumbent Democrat U.S. Sen. Mark Udall. The move marks one of several reshuffling acts happening now in Colorado Republican races for national office.</p><p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:50:54 +0000 Grace Hood 54753 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Republicans Reshuffle In Advance Of Midterm Elections Colorado Legislature Opens 2014 With A Call For Collaboration Rather Than Confrontation http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-legislature-opens-2014-call-collaboration-rather-confrontation <p>As the 2014 legislative session opened Wednesday, newly elected state Senate President Morgan Carroll (D-Aurora) – the second woman to hold the position – urged lawmakers to problem solve and skip the shouting matches in her opening day speech.</p><p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 23:06:16 +0000 Bente Birkeland 53341 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Legislature Opens 2014 With A Call For Collaboration Rather Than Confrontation A Look Ahead At The Upcoming Legislative Session http://www.kunc.org/post/look-ahead-upcoming-legislative-session <p>Going into the 2014 legislative session, Colorado Democrats are still in the majority at the capitol. With an election year looming, party leaders – including Senate President-elect Morgan Carroll – say they want to focus on creating more jobs.</p><p> Thu, 26 Dec 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Bente Birkeland 53033 at http://www.kunc.org A Look Ahead At The Upcoming Legislative Session Colorado Dems Elect Carroll As Next Senate President http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-dems-elect-carroll-next-senate-president <p>Morgan Carroll, a Democrat from Aurora, was selected unanimously to lead the Colorado Senate after a short meeting Wednesday. Carroll, a staunch advocate for consumer rights issues and stricter oil and gas drilling rules, was previously the majority leader.</p><p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 15:05:43 +0000 Bente Birkeland 50580 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Dems Elect Carroll As Next Senate President Both Parties Re-Elect Chairmen http://www.kunc.org/post/both-parties-re-elect-chairmen <p></p><p>Democrats and Republicans keep their local leadership.&nbsp;</p><p> Sun, 03 Mar 2013 20:18:22 +0000 Jackie Fortier 40983 at http://www.kunc.org Both Parties Re-Elect Chairmen