Georgia, Connecticut, Colorado and Minnesota Primary Results – Liveblog Part 2

By: Tuesday August 10, 2010 10:00 pm

[Update - Michael Bennet just beat Andrew Romanoff and has been declared the winner of the Democratic primary for the US Senate race in Colorado.] The important election news so far tonight. Linda McMahon won the GOP primary for US Senate in Connecticut. Also in Connecticut, Dan Malloy beat Ned Lamont in the Democratic primary [...]

Georgia, Connecticut, Colorado and Minnesota Primary Results – Liveblogs

By: Tuesday August 10, 2010 7:03 pm

We have primaries taking place in three states Colorado, Connecticut, and Minnesota. There is also a primary runoff taking place in Georgia. There is important top ticket races happening in all four states tonight. For information about all the races to watch tonight click here. Polls close at (Eastern): Georgia 7pm Connecticut 8pm Colorado 9pm [...]

CO Sen: November Race Competitive Regardless of Today’s Primary Results

By: Tuesday August 10, 2010 6:44 pm

Whoever wins in tonight’s primaries, it looks like the Colorado senate race will be highly competitive this November. This is why it will be one of the most interesting races to watch tonight and probably one of the most important races in the general.

CO, CT, GA, MN Primaries Today: Competitive Contests for Direction of Both Parties

By: Tuesday August 10, 2010 12:50 pm

Tonight is one of the biggest nights remaining on the primary calendar, with primaries in Colorado, Connecticut, and Minnesota. There also is a primary runoff in Georgia. All four states feature important contests at the top spots on their ballots.

CO Sen: Michael Bennet’s Pension Problem

By: Friday August 6, 2010 12:13 pm

They say there is no such thing as bad publicity. In politics, however, there is such a thing as bad press, and this story from the New York Times about the Denver public school system’s pension problems is definitely bad news for Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO). The article describes how Bennet, as superintendent of the [...]

CO Sen: Challenger Romanoff Surges Ahead of Incumbent Dem Bennet

By: Monday August 2, 2010 12:20 pm

A new poll shows challenger Andrew Romanoff pulling ahead for the first time over appointed Democratic Colorado Senator Michael Bennet, who has held the lead for most of the campaign. Romanoff has been significantly outspent by Bennet, who has also drawn on support from the President and the DSCC. Yet a recent poll for “The [...]

CO Sen: Buck Leads Norton – Another Establishment GOP Choice in Trouble

By: Monday June 21, 2010 1:50 pm

Ken Buck now boasts a substantial 16-point lead over former Lt. Gov. Jane Norton in the Colorado GOP primary for Senate and is even ahead of Democratic incumbent Michael Bennet, according to a new Denver Post/9News poll by SurveyUSA. Buck is a very conservative candidate with the backing of Jim DeMint, Tea Party activists and [...]

CO-Sen: Romanoff Releases White House Email with Job “Suggestions”

By: Wednesday June 2, 2010 9:03 pm

Colorado Senate candidate Andrew Romanoff released part of an email from Deputy Chief of Staff Jim Messina outlining three job opportunities should Romanoff back off his primary challenge to appointed Democratic Senator Michael Bennet. Read the document here.

CO Sen: Ken Buck Surges, Sen. Bennett Looks Strong

By: Tuesday May 18, 2010 4:36 pm

Sen. Michael Bennett is looking strong in his Aug. 10 Democratic primary against former legislator Andrew Romanoff, according to a new PPP poll. Bennett leads 46 percent to 31 percent, a big improvement from two months ago, when his lead over Romanoff was only six points. The real action seems to be in the Republican [...]

Michael Bennet Takes Credit for Saving Health Care Reform in Pitch for Progressive Cash

By: Wednesday March 31, 2010 1:16 pm

In a pitch to progressives on the last day of the fundraising quarter, Michael Bennet takes full credit for the resurrection of health care reform and the passage of the reconciliation bill. Seriously.

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