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12:28am

Wed February 8, 2012
Election 2012

Santorum Upsets Romney in Colorado Caucuses

Mitt Romney spoke to supporters at the Tivoli Student Center on the Auraria Campus in Denver Tuesday night.
Photo by Kirk Siegler

Rick Santorum has dealt Mitt Romney's campaign a stunning blow by pulling off a trio of wins in Minnesota, Missouri and Colorado.  In Colorado, with 99% of the precincts reporting as of early Wednesday morning, Santorum had 40% of the vote, compared with Romney's 34%, with Newt Gingrich and Ron Paul in a distant third and fourth.

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1:21pm

Tue February 7, 2012
Politics

Romney Speaks to Northern Colorado Supporters on Caucus Day

Kirk Siegler

GOP Presidential front runner Mitt Romney made his only Colorado campaign appearance this morning in Johnstown in advance of tonight’s caucus events.

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12:08pm

Tue February 7, 2012
Politics

Colorado Democrats on the Attack Ahead of GOP Caucus

Colorado Democratic Party Chair Rick Palacio and Denver Mayor Michael Hancock (left) spoke at a press conference at Su Teatro Theater in Denver's Santa Fe Arts District Tuesday.
Photo by Kirk Siegler

As Colorado Republicans prepare to caucus this evening, the state Democratic party is narrowing its attacks on presumed front-runner Mitt Romney. 

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6:38am

Tue February 7, 2012
Politics

Lawmakers Defeat Fracking Bills

Creative Commons

A pair of Democratic bills aimed at reducing the impacts from hydraulic fracturing failed in a house local government committee on Monday. Each faced stiff opposition from members in both parties.

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6:00am

Tue February 7, 2012
Politics

It’s Caucus Day in Colorado

Colorado Statesman

It’s Caucus Day in Colorado. Republicans from around the state will gather tonight to take a non-binding preference poll on who they favor among the four candidates seeking the GOP Presidential nomination.

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