Local Vote

Romanoff, state Dems begin November campaign offensive

AURORA | Local Democrats took to Grandview High School’s auditorium Saturday for the party’s county assembly saying, “As goes Arapahoe County, so goes the state of Colorado.” “Nov. 4, I know it’s bearing down on us,” said Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Udall, …

Disciplined Aurora cops could face tough appeal process

Disciplined Aurora cops could face tough appeal process

Mark Finnin, president of the Aurora Police Association, said the union has been open to changes that would make the appeals shorter, but they will adamantly oppose any ballot measure that would change the commission’s role

Broomfield begins fracking recount amid criticism

Broomfield begins fracking recount amid criticism

County Clerk Jim Candelarie said the recount will only tally the ballots that were originally counted, so none of those ballots will be counted

Broomfield begins fracking recount amid criticism

BROOMFIELD | A recount of Broomfield’s fracking vote is planned this week amid criticism from Secretary of State Scott Gessler about how the city handled the state’s new voter registration law. The recount is scheduled to start Monday and wrap …

ArapCo DA: Voter fraud hunt finds mostly legal and two ineligible voters in Aurora

ArapCo DA: Voter fraud hunt finds mostly legal and two ineligible voters in Aurora

District Attorney George Brauchler said he believes voter fraud is a serious issue, but the investigation didn't doesn’t happen much. “I think there is evidence that there isn’t widespread voter fraud,” he said.

Close election results delay official results in APS board race

AURORA | Close election results in Adams and Arapahoe counties have delayed declaring final winners in the race for four open seats on the Aurora Public Schools Board of Education and might lead to a recount. According to officials from …

6 of 11 Colorado counties vote ‘No’ on 51st state

GREELEY | Eleven rural Colorado counties delivered a divided vote on an effort to form a 51st state called North Colorado. Six counties voted against the idea — including Weld County, whose commissioners spearheaded the effort. They cited popular frustration …

Colorado's mixed tax votes leave future unclear

Colorado’s mixed tax votes leave future unclear

The results suggest the state is in play for both political parties preparing for bigger races next year

Colorado approves tax on pot for schools, regulation

Colorado approves tax on pot for schools, regulation

"They won. The people have spoken," said Robert Corry, a prominent marijuana attorney who opposed the taxes. "What I'd like to see is everyone coming together and trying to make this recreational-marijuana market work."

Incumbents lead across the board; School tax fails

Incumbents lead across the board; School tax fails

“We’re going to wake up tomorrow and do the same thing we’ve always done, which is the best thing we can do for Cherry Creek students,” said Cherry Creek spokeswoman Tustin Amole.