AURORA | Less than two weeks after state Sen. Morgan Carroll’s announcement of her run for Congress set national political observers atwitter, she now has a challenger for the Democratic mantle in Congressional District 6. Perry Haney, a Greenwood Village resident and spinal physician who had a short-lived run for the CD6 Democratic nomination in […]
See if this sounds familiar. Former state Senate president Morgan Carroll, who announced she’s running against Mike Coffman in the 6th CD, is seen as the Democrats’ last, best chance to win the seat. If that doesn’t sound familiar, you’re probably in the wrong space. It was just last year that Andrew Romanoff, the former […]
AURORA | State Sen. Morgan Carroll, D-Aurora, announced Thursday she would step down as senate minority leader. State Sen. Lucia Guzman, D-Denver, is expected to take over that position when Democratic caucus members meet next week. Carroll filed federal election forms Tuesday, making official her race for Colorado’s 6th Congressional District seat, currently held by Republican Mike Coffman. Though she […]
QUID HAS HEARD that the heat is on, outside in the sun and inside the political back rooms. As the mercury climbs, so, too does the hyperbole and rhetoric. The perfect example is the race to keep warm Aurora’s coveted 6th Congressional District seat, currently under the back-end of incumbent Mike Coffman. Longtime Aurora state […]
“You’re not going to change anything if you’re afraid of taking on big fights. I’ve never shied away from big fights.”
A Democratic primary between state Reps. Rhonda Fields and Su Ryden could prove competitive, according to one political expert, because the candidates may have trouble standing out from one another.
AURORA | Rhonda Fields announced today she will seek the Aurora state Senate seat being vacated by fellow Democratic legislator Morgan Carroll. In an announcement on her website, Fields said she will seek the Senate District No. 29 seat in this fall’s election. Carroll, who is term-limited, has held the seat since 2009. The district […]
“I’m going to be meeting with a whole lot of folks early this upcoming week to get information about what a run for CD 6 would look like,” Carroll said. “I haven’t made a decision yet. “I’ve been very state-focused and very locally focused.”