Mike Coffman

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As wildfires burn across Colorado, the state’s four Republican congressmen introduced an amendment to the Farm Bill aimed at adding additional air tankers to fight wildfires.

VIDEO: Colorado State of Mind's District 6 Candidate Forum

Nov 2, 2012

A debate between candidates for U.S. Congress from District 6 -- incumbent Mike Coffman (R) and Joe Miklosi (D).

Coffman - U.S. House, Miklosi - Colorado House Democrats

Former Democratic state lawmaker Joe Miklosi went on the attack against Republican Congressman Mike Coffman during a short debate Friday afternoon sponsored by 9 News and the Denver Post with some of the more testy exchanges coming on social issues. 

Kirk Siegler

The deadly movie theater shootings in Aurora are starting to play out in at least two tight congressional races in the state.

Colorado 6th District Congressman Mike Coffman has apologized for saying the President isn’t an American at heart. Whether the issued comes back to hurt him at the ballot box remains to be seen, but his Democratic challenger is hoping to capitalize on the issue.

Colorado Statesman

We should know next week the make-up of the bipartisan “super committee” of lawmakers who will be tasked with cutting another $1.2 to $1.5 trillion from the nation’s deficit. KUNC’s Brian Larson spoke with Colorado Statesman Publisher Jody Hope Strogoff  if anyone from Colorado could be on that committee.

Members of Colorado’s congressional delegation are weighing in on the death of Osama bin Laden.