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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Fire and Fury,
by Michael Wolff (2018)
Trump Revealed,
by Michael Kranish and Marc Fisher (2016)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2016)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
The Truths We Hold,
by Kamala Harris (2019)
Smart on Crime,
by Kamala Harris (2010)
Guide to Political Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2017)
Where We Go From Here,
by Bernie Sanders (2018)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
by Cory Booker (2016)
Conscience of a Conservative,
by Jeff Flake (2017)
Two Paths,
by Gov. John Kasich (2017)
Every Other Monday,
by Rep. John Kasich (2010)
Courage is Contagious,
by John Kasich (1998)
Shortest Way Home,
by Pete Buttigieg (2019)
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Higher Loyalty,
by James Comey (2018)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2017)
Higher Loyalty ,
by James Comey (2018)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)

Book Reviews

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State of Colorado Politicians: Archives

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  • Alice Madden (9) Democratic 2020 Senate Challenger Colorado
  • Am Stephens (1)
  • Amy Stephens (14) Republican Challenger (withdrawn) Colorado
  • Andrew Romanoff (5) Democratic 2020 Challenger Colorado
  • Angela Williams (9) Democratic 2020 Senate Challenger Colorado
  • Bill Ritter (2) Colorado Former Democratic Governor (2006-2010)
  • Bob Beauprez (5) Colorado Republican Gubernatorial Challenger
  • Bob Schaffer (9) Former GOP Senate Challenger (2008) Colorado
  • Cary Kennedy (16) Colorado Democratic candidate for Governor
  • Cory Gardner (32) Republican Senator Colorado
  • Cynthia Coffman (1) Colorado Republican Challenger for CO Governor
  • Dan Baer (6) Democratic 2020 Senate Challenger Colorado
  • Darryl Glenn (30) Republican Senate candidate Colorado
  • Donna Lynne (7) Colorado Republican candidate for Colorado Governor
  • Doug Robinson (16) Colorado Republican candidate for Governor
  • Ed Perlmutter (9) Colorado Democratic candidate for Governor
  • Ellen Burnes (4) Democratic 2020 Senate Challenger Colorado
  • George Brauchler (27) Colorado Republican candidate for Governor
  • Greg Lopez (20) Colorado Republican candidate for governor
  • Jane Norton (9) Republican Senate Challenger (2010); previously Lt. Gov. Colorado
  • Jared Polis (49) Colorado Democratic candidate for Colorado Governor
  • John Hickenlooper (92) Colorado Democratic Colorado Governor
  • John Walsh (6) Democratic 2020 Senate Challenger Colorado
  • Jon Keyser (14) Republican Senate candidate Colorado
  • Ken Buck (34) Republican Challenger (withdrawn) Colorado
  • Ken Salazar (29) Ambassador to Mexico
  • Mark Udall (17) Democratic Sr Senator; previously Representative Colorado
  • Michael Bennet (32) Colorado Democratic candidate for President; Colorado Senator
  • Mike Johnston (30) Colorado Democratic candidate for Governor
  • Noel Ginsburg (1)
  • Owen Hill (9) Republican Senate Challenger Colorado
  • Pat Buchanan (1) Reform
  • Peg Littleton (12) Republican Senate candidate Colorado
  • Pete Coors (9) 2004 former Republican challenger Colorado
  • Randy Baumgardner (10) Republican Challenger Colorado
  • Raul Labrador (3) Idaho Republican candidate for Idaho Governor
  • Ryan Frazier (9) Republican Senate candidate Colorado
  • Steve Barlock (13) Colorado Republican candidate for Colorado Governor
  • Tim Neville (19) Republican Senate challenger Colorado
  • Tom Strickland (7) Former Democratic Challenger (2002) Colorado
  • Tom Tancredo (8) Colorado Republican Gubernatorial Challenger (withdrew)
  • Victor Mitchell (25) Colorado Republican candidate for Colorado Governor
  • Walker Stapleton (27) Colorado Republican candidate for governor of Colorado
  • William Owens (4) Colorado Former Republican Governor (1999-2006)
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    Greg Lopez: I am pro-life.
    John Hickenlooper: Planned Parenthood supports reproductive health.
    John Walsh: Fight against laws banning nearly all abortions.
    Jared Polis: Fund Planned Parenthood; require insurers' contraception.
    Walker Stapleton: Ban abortion with exceptions for rape & incest.
    Cary Kennedy: Endorsed by EMILY's List for pro-choice women.
    Mike Johnston: Woman's health between her and her doctor.
    Cynthia Coffman: Pro-choice; moderate on social issues.
    Darryl Glenn: Life begins at conception.
    Darryl Glenn: Supports fetal personhood; opposes Planned Parenthood.
    Michael Bennet: Classify contraception as preventive care & no moral issue.
    Darryl Glenn: Endorsed by Colo. Citizens for Life & National Right to Life.
    Jon Keyser: Life is sacred; a pro-life Coloradan.
    Ryan Frazier: Pro-life & pro-conservative values.
    Tim Neville: All human life is precious and must be protected.
    Tim Neville: OpEd: Parked "crisis pregnancy van" outside the Capitol.
    Cory Gardner: No Personhood Amendment; birth control over-the-counter.
    Cory Gardner: Make "the pill" available without a prescription.
    Cory Gardner: OpEd: extreme push for nationwide Personhood law.
    Mark Udall: AdWatch: defend woman's right to make her own choices.
    Cory Gardner: Sell contraceptives over-the-counter to avoid Hobby Lobby.
    Amy Stephens: NO on penalties for violent offenses against pregnant women.
    Randy Baumgardner: Voted YES on penalties for violent offenses against fetuses.
    Amy Stephens: Long history of working for pro-Life causes.
    Ken Buck: Opposes abortion rights, even in cases of rape and incest.
    Ken Buck: Oppose federal funding & protect the unborn.
    Jane Norton: Pro-life and oppose all federal funding of abortion.
    Ken Salazar: Abortion decision should be between a woman and her God.
    Ken Salazar: Supports parental notification but not extreme limits.
    Tom Strickland: Protect freedom to choose; government has no role.
Budget & Economy
    Jared Polis: Road repair: make it easier to travel our great state.
    Greg Lopez: Would prioritize transportation and growth.
    Greg Lopez: Wants to champion and advocate for small business.
    Walker Stapleton: Balanced budgets in private career & then as state treasurer.
    Mike Johnston: Government can help business and improve workplace.
    George Brauchler: Requested pay cut & budget cut as County Commissioner.
    Victor Mitchell: To save jobs, we must halt any kind of tax increase.
    Victor Mitchell: In an over regulated Colorado, regulations need to be cut.
    Victor Mitchell: Cutting regulations will promote small businesses.
    Doug Robinson: Problems should be fixed by spending less, not raising taxes.
    Doug Robinson: Use our budget more effectively, instead of raising taxes.
    Doug Robinson: State budget is a mess; improve it by cutting spending.
    Cary Kennedy: Balanced budget after citizens vote on taxes.
    Ryan Frazier: Pro-job growth, pro-balanced budget, & pro-worker.
    Tim Neville: Stop robbing from future generations.
    John Hickenlooper: Increase budget reserves; extend job-creation tax credit.
    John Hickenlooper: Rebuild reserve fund after Great Recession.
    Michael Bennet: Stimulus bill avoided Depression; now we need infrastructure.
    Ken Buck: We spent $787B on stimulus with nothing to show for it.
    Michael Bennet: Stimulus bill limited because recession worse than expected.
    Andrew Romanoff: Targeted investments good, but crazy to go deeper in debt.
    Jane Norton: Economic recovery depends on lower taxes & balanced budget.
    Michael Bennet: Transparency on paying for tax cuts and spending programs.
    Bob Schaffer: $700B bailout is dead hand of government making things worse.
    Bob Schaffer: Congress’ 2007 laws made private sector pay for bailout.
    Bob Schaffer: $700 billion bailout is necessary but essentially a tax.
    Mark Udall: Financial bailout results from Reagan & Bush GOP policies.
    Mark Udall: $700 billion bailout is not good for my constituents.
    Cary Kennedy: Give voters more info about where tax dollars are spent.
    Ken Salazar: Cut national debt and close tax loopholes.
Civil Rights
    Cory Gardner: Against same-sex marriage but now law of the land.
    Dan Baer: I'm lucky to have grown up gay, but there's still work to do.
    John Hickenlooper: Called special legislative session to pass same-sex marriage.
    Mike Johnston: Co-sponsored 2012 SB2: supported same-sex marriage.
    Tim Neville: 2012 SB2: opposed same-sex marriage.
    Walker Stapleton: My grandfather was in the KKK but I denounce racism.
    Mike Johnston: Workplace discrimination law includes LGBTQ.
    Mike Johnston: 100% from Colorado LGBTQ group.
    Raul Labrador: Orientation/gender identity shouldn't bar employment.
    Jared Polis: Would be Colorado's first openly gay Governor.
    Victor Mitchell: Voted against Trump due to misogyny concerns.
    Mike Johnston: Participated in Women's March in Denver.
    Darryl Glenn: Opposed health insurance for same-sex city workers.
    Tim Neville: Marriage is between one man and one woman only.
    Ken Buck: Won't compare gays to alcoholics again; better candidate now.
    Owen Hill: Gay marriage forces gay agenda onto straight society.
    John Hickenlooper: Let's pass civil unions!
    Amy Stephens: Traditional marriage without Civil Unions.
    Amy Stephens: Rated 43% on voting positions by Women's Lobby of Colorado.
    Randy Baumgardner: Rated 35% on voting positions by Women's Lobby of Colorado.
    Ken Buck: Buck "mis-spoke" comparing homosexuality to alcoholism.
    Ken Buck: Birth influences homosexuality like it influences alcoholism.
    Ken Buck: Being gay is a choice, but birth has an influence.
    Ken Buck: Don't-ask-don't-tell policy makes a lot of sense.
    Michael Bennet: Opposition to homosexuality is an outdated views of society.
    Ken Buck: Prosecute the murder of transgender as a hate crime.
    Jane Norton: Define marriage as the union of one man and one woman.
    Bill Ritter: Prohibit discrimination on basis of religion & LGBTQ.
    Alice Madden: Prohibit discrimination on basis of religion & LGBTQ.
    Am Stephens: No special anti-discrimination laws for LGBTQ.
    Andrew Romanoff: Prohibit discrimination on basis of religion & LGBTQ.
    Victor Mitchell: No special anti-discrimination laws for LGBTQ.
    Ken Salazar: Oppose the Federal Marriage Amendment.
    Ken Salazar: Change the Patriot Act to balance civil liberties.
    Ed Perlmutter: Affirnative action needed at colleges but not state agencies.
    Ed Perlmutter: No same-sex marriage, but allow equal benedifts.
    Jared Polis: Remove deductions exploited by corporations at our expense.
    Walker Stapleton: Use common-sense cost-benefit analysis to create good jobs.
    John Hickenlooper: Fund $10M program to support rural business.
    John Hickenlooper: 5-year initiative to support startup businesses.
    Doug Robinson: Create pro-business environment and cut regulations.
    Doug Robinson: To help the economy, government has to get out of the way.
    George Brauchler: Protect business from excessive regulation.
    Jon Keyser: Give job creators every opportunity to succeed.
    Peg Littleton: Allow small businesses to keep more of what they earn.
    John Hickenlooper: Colorado Blueprint: build a business friendly environment.
    John Hickenlooper: Regulatory impact statement on all new legislation.
    Ken Buck: Small business can turn economy around with lower tax burden.
    Ken Buck: It's bad when the government owns car companies.
    Mark Udall: No welfare for CEOs in financial bailout.
    Ken Salazar: Close loopholes that encourage overseas headquarters.
    Angela Williams: Get compensation for the wrongly convicted.
    John Walsh: Worked as prosecutor since 1987, as U.S. Attorney.
    Angela Williams: Introduced bill to repeal the death penalty.
    Mike Johnston: Tougher on DUI and sexual assault.
    George Brauchler: Defend local law enforcement and provide resources.
    George Brauchler: Create specialized units to fight crime.
    George Brauchler: Supports death penalty; would lift stays of execution.
    John Hickenlooper: Issued stay of execution for convicted killer.
    Mike Johnston: Ban police chokeholds; push the CLEAR Act.
    George Brauchler: Death penalty is legitimate rule of law.
    Mike Johnston: Reduce sentencing disparities; ban police chokeholds.
    Jared Polis: No mandatory minimums; yes alternative sentencing.
    John Hickenlooper: Sigred bill to expunge arrest record if mistaken identity.
    Mike Johnston: Sponsored bill to expunge arrest record if mistaken identity.
    Owen Hill: Expunge arrest records based on mistaken identity.
    Randy Baumgardner: Expunge arrest records based on mistaken identity.
    Tim Neville: Expunge arrest records based on mistaken identity.
    Ryan Frazier: Criminal justice reform needed against $30,000 per inmate.
    Bob Beauprez: Require public notice when releasing violent prison inmates.
    John Hickenlooper: Longer minimum prison sentences do not reduce crime.
    Ken Buck: Closed loophole that had let abusive fathers contact kids.
    John Hickenlooper: $34 million for violence-preventing mental health services.
    John Hickenlooper: $20M for mental health 24/7 call-in centers.
    Amy Stephens: Voted NO on parole violation punishment reduction.
    Randy Baumgardner: Voted NO on parole violation punishment reduction.
    Amy Stephens: Voted YES on requiring all convicts to submit DNA.
    Ken Buck: 2006: Declined to prosecute "buyer's remorse" date-rape case.
    William Owens: DNA tests for all felons; “Two strikes” for child molesters.
    Ed Perlmutter: Support the use of the death penalty.
    Ed Perlmutter: Alternative sentencing for non-violent offenders.
    Jared Polis: Signed law allowing mass pardon for minor marijuana offenses.
    Cory Gardner: After seeing legal pot in CO, supports it for all states.
    Jared Polis: Treat marijuana like alcohol; end Drug War on states.
    Walker Stapleton: Concerned about unintended consequences of legalizing pot.
    Mike Johnston: Focus on treatment for addiction, not criminalization.
    John Hickenlooper: National model for marijuana legalization.
    Doug Robinson: More regulation AND treatment to control drugs.
    Raul Labrador: Challenges AG on stopping pot research.
    George Brauchler: Pot law has not ended criminal activity.
    Steve Barlock: Will follow state law on pot.
    Doug Robinson: Do better by preventing addiction & promoting natural high.
    Doug Robinson: Children need to be protected from the dangers of pot.
    George Brauchler: Must increase mental health & drug treatment programs.
    Victor Mitchell: Marijuana revenues are being "ripped off" in the status quo.
    Victor Mitchell: THC is dangerous, but voters ok'ed the pot amendment.
    Doug Robinson: Opposes recreational marijuana.
    Doug Robinson: Opposed Amendment 64: youth usage of drugs is too high.
    Doug Robinson: Ran anti-recreational marijuana group, Smart Colorado.
    George Brauchler: Opposed legalization but will defend CO laws.
    George Brauchler: Opposed marijuana legalization; but keep the feds out.
    Darryl Glenn: Feds should leave marijuana law to states, including banking.
    Darryl Glenn: Congress should leave opioid law to states.
    Jon Keyser: Feds should let marijuana businesses use normal banking.
    Jon Keyser: Focus on awareness and treatment for opioid addiction.
    John Hickenlooper: Regulatory regime to marijuana needs to be strengthened.
    John Hickenlooper: Voters were "reckless" to legalize retail marijuana.
    Owen Hill: Voted NO on regulating retail marijuana.
    Owen Hill: Voted NO on regulating retail marijuana.
    Randy Baumgardner: Sponsored bill for regulating retail marijuana.
    John Hickenlooper: Now it's legal, but keep marijuana out of the reach of kids.
    Cory Gardner: Filed brief for tax dollars for private religious schools.
    Cory Gardner: Let employers donate tax free to employees' student loans.
    John Hickenlooper: Opposes vouchers for private or religious schools.
    John Hickenlooper: Expanded student loan repayment and forgiveness programs.
    Jared Polis: Achieve universal pre-school for 4-year-olds by end of term.
    Jared Polis: Increased higher education funding, plus $100 for newborns.
    Angela Williams: Student loan debt is ball and chain on young people's lives.
    Alice Madden: Drive more money into K-12 and higher education.
    John Walsh: Fight for well-funded high quality public education.
    Angela Williams: Supported bill to require LGBTQ-inclusive education.
    Dan Baer: Education is a social benefit & an investment in our country.
    Ellen Burnes: Grads struggling with student debt deserve better.
    Jared Polis: Started two public charter schools for at-risk youth.
    Jared Polis: Increased across-the-board funding and preschool for all.
    Walker Stapleton: Supports school choice: $10,000 to follow student anywhere.
    Jared Polis: Prime supporter of Amendment 23 for school funding in 2000.
    Walker Stapleton: More charters, school choice, & education savings accounts.
    Walker Stapleton: Transfer funds from bloated administration to teachers.
    Walker Stapleton: Charter schools give low-cost, high quality education choice.
    John Hickenlooper: Increase investment in education by additional $100M.
    John Hickenlooper: Schools should focus on skills for future jobs.
    Donna Lynne: Must meet challenge of funding schools.
    Steve Barlock: Favors home schooling.
    Doug Robinson: Competition key to improving public schools.
    Mike Johnston: Major investment in public education.
    George Brauchler: Local control instead of one-size-fits-all education models.
    George Brauchler: Colorado should lead in STEM education.
    Victor Mitchell: College need to become more affordable in Colorado.
    Doug Robinson: In education, more choice makes more competition.
    Cary Kennedy: Led Amendment 23: reduce budget cuts to public schools.
    Mike Johnston: Make college more affordable.
    Cary Kennedy: Make college more affordable, including tech & vocational.
    Victor Mitchell: Teachers unions are enemies of Colorado.
    Victor Mitchell: Supports vouchers and school choice.
    Victor Mitchell: Don't boost No education spending via tax increases.
    Victor Mitchell: Lower the cost of college.
    Mike Johnston: Keep up with innovation: 2 years of free college or training.
    Mike Johnston: National Guard service in exchange for state college tuition.
    Mike Johnston: Weaken tenure protections; strengthen teacher evaluations.
    Darryl Glenn: Take back our education system from federal bureaucrats.
    Jon Keyser: Provide parents with more choices.
    Peg Littleton: Led the effort against Common Core & for charter schools.
    Ryan Frazier: Improve education with local control.
    Ryan Frazier: Fix the student loan crisis for our college graduates.
    John Hickenlooper: Earn-and-learn programs to reduce attainment gap.
    John Hickenlooper: Some standardized testing is necessary.
    Tim Neville: Choices for parents, from vouchers to charter schools.
    Tim Neville: Abstinence-only instead of comprehensive sex-ed.
    Bob Beauprez: Our common-sense electorate defeated Amendment 66.
    Tom Tancredo: Tax credits for private school tuition.
    Owen Hill: Eliminate the Department of Education.
    Amy Stephens: Voted NO on expanding comprehensive sex education.
    Owen Hill: Voted NO on expanding comprehensive sex education.
    Randy Baumgardner: Voted NO on expanding comprehensive sex education.
    Amy Stephens: Voted NO on authorizing same-sex civil unions.
    Owen Hill: Voted NO on authorizing same-sex civil unions.
    Randy Baumgardner: Voted NO on authorizing same-sex civil unions.
    John Hickenlooper: Support great teachers in a 21st Century education system.
    Bob Schaffer: More competition needed in higher-ed loan-making.
    Mark Udall: More money for government-run college aid programs.
    Bill Ritter: For science-based sex education in schools.
    Alice Madden: For science-based sex education in schools.
    Amy Stephens: Opposed to science-based sex education in schools.
    Victor Mitchell: Opposed to science-based sex education in schools.
    Cary Kennedy: Supports wise investments in Colorado's public schools.
    Ken Salazar: More scholarships for college.
    Ken Salazar: Strongly supports public education.
    Ken Salazar: Expand early childhood and after school programs.
    Ken Salazar: Ensure higher education is affordable and accessible.
    Tom Strickland: Expand Head Start program for underprivileged kids.
    William Owens: Teacher merit pay; student standards; smaller class sizes.
    Ed Perlmutter: Stress abstinence in sex education programs.
    Ed Perlmutter: Increase teacher funding & school construction.
Energy & Oil
    Jared Polis: 100% renewable energy by 2040.
    Jared Polis: Colorado is a national leader in green energy jobs.
    John Hickenlooper: 100% renewable energy economy by 2050.
    Cory Gardner: Pushed for clean-tech investments.
    John Hickenlooper: Calls for 100% renewable energy by 2050.
    John Hickenlooper: Climate change a threat, green energy means new jobs.
    Cory Gardner: Opposes ending coal use; would kill jobs.
    Jared Polis: We all need to lead on clean air and climate.
    Alice Madden: Dire need to forge solutions to the climate crisis.
    Alice Madden: Sense of urgency to act on addressing climate change.
    Angela Williams: Passed bill reducing greenhouse gas emissions in Colorado.
    John Walsh: Colorado's large permanent snowfields are gone by mid-summer.
    Dan Baer: Address climate change, but not the Green New Deal.
    Jared Polis: Climate change threatens decreased snowpack for ski industry.
    Jared Polis: Increase regulatory incentives for renewables.
    Walker Stapleton: Full-throated defense of oil-and-gas deregulation.
    Walker Stapleton: Work with energy industry and protect energy resources.
    John Hickenlooper: Close coal plants: cleaner air AND lower utility bills.
    Donna Lynne: Continue transition from fossil fuels to renewables.
    Steve Barlock: Water power, but not wind power.
    Mike Johnston: State should promote natural energy.
    Mike Johnston: Fund green homes and offices.
    Steve Barlock: State should not pick favorites in clean energy.
    George Brauchler: Colorado joining Paris Accords is meaningless symbolism.
    John Hickenlooper: Reduce greenhouse gas by 26% by 2025 and 35% by 2030.
    Victor Mitchell: Repeal misguided Paris Accords order on Day One.
    Cary Kennedy: Oil & gas are important, but protect public health.
    Mike Johnston: Balance oil & gas extraction with public safety.
    Noel Ginsburg: Develop oil & gas resources while protecting environment.
    Darryl Glenn: I do not believe that man is contributing to climate change.
    Darryl Glenn: Welcoming energy policies; march toward energy independence.
    Jon Keyser: Energy security=national security; all-of-the-above policy.
    Peg Littleton: Supports all-of-the above energy policy.
    Ryan Frazier: Embrace American energy independence.
    John Hickenlooper: Pursuing renewables; solar and wind.
    Tim Neville: EPA's war on oil, gas and coal kills jobs.
    Mark Udall: We're prepared to put a price on carbon.
    John Hickenlooper: Colorado Energy Office: efficiency and renewables.
    John Hickenlooper: Innovative drilling technology for abundant natural gas.
    John Hickenlooper: Develop unconventional technology for extracting shale oil.
    John Hickenlooper: Fracking opens new era of energy; but disclose ingredients.
    John Hickenlooper: As exploration geologist: focus on wind, solar, gas, coal.
    Ken Buck: Continue our traditional sources of energy.
    Jane Norton: Oppose cap-and-trade; support all-of-the-above.
    Bob Schaffer: Federal government rakes in funds from high energy prices.
    Mark Udall: We need comprehensive plan, not just oil & gas development.
    Tom Strickland: Enforce environmental regs and address global warming.
    Tom Strickland: Restrict nuclear waste shipment.
    Cory Gardner: Voted to repeal EPA rules regulating methane emissions.
    John Hickenlooper: Adopted low-emission vehicle standards, methane standards.
    Jared Polis: We are loving our public lands to death; needs upgrades.
    Alice Madden: Sense of urgency to act on saving the environment.
    Walker Stapleton: Wants states to have seat at table on federal land decisions.
    Donna Lynne: Protect our environment for generations to come.
    Raul Labrador: Must work with partners to preserve public land.
    Cary Kennedy: Colorado can be national model on wind energy & cleantech.
    Jon Keyser: Advocate for clean air, clean water, and open space.
    Peg Littleton: Won county funds for bicycle paths and open spaces.
    John Hickenlooper: Watershed cleanup shouldn't always meet fed. standards.
    Tim Neville: Scale back economy-crushing EPA regulations.
    Darryl Glenn: Re-open New Santa Fe Trail through US Air Force Academy.
    John Hickenlooper: Start methane capture rule; finish Water Plan.
    John Hickenlooper: Develop federal land instead of protecting the sage grous.
    John Hickenlooper: Water policy: Collaboration, Conservation and Capacity.
    Ken Buck: Protect rural water supplies like Arkansas River basin.
    Michael Bennet: $5 million to begin work on the Arkansas Valley Conduit.
    Ken Salazar: Protect and preserve our land and water.
Families & Children
    Jared Polis: Will establish full-day Pre-K statewide.
    Greg Lopez: Sex Ed Bill is a direct attack on parental rights.
    Jared Polis: Wants "unique Colorado solution" to provide paid leave.
    Angela Williams: Lemonade-stand law: legalize businesses of minors.
    Ellen Burnes: Worked with youth organizations such as 4-H and FFA.
    Jared Polis: Establish statewide paid family and medical leave program.
    Jared Polis: Supports same-sex marriage.
    Cary Kennedy: Family adopted sister via faith-based organization.
    Cary Kennedy: Supports foster care via faith-based organizations.
    John Hickenlooper: Low-income women get long-acting reversible contraceptives.
    John Hickenlooper: Consolidate 23 early childhood services under one roof.
    Cory Gardner: Correct family policies that promote divisions.
    Tom Strickland: Expand children’s health insurance coverage.
    Pat Buchanan: Littleton due to poisoned culture declaring “God is dead”.
Foreign Policy
    Cory Gardner: Voted against blocking arms sales to Saudi Arabia.
    John Hickenlooper: Supports cutting off military support to Saudi Arabia.
    John Hickenlooper: Realign foreign policy to reflect American leadership.
    Mike Johnston: US must lead & collaborate with allies.
    Dan Baer: Served as US ambassador to OSCE & multilateral organizations.
    Cory Gardner: Led bipartisan opposition to China's election interference.
    Michael Bennet: Diplomatic tools to invest in stability before crisis.
    Peg Littleton: Unwavering defender of the nation of Israel.
    Ken Salazar: We need cooperation of our traditional allies on terrorism.
Free Trade
    Walker Stapleton: Tariffs on China escalate trade war & hurt businesses.
    Bob Schaffer: Reducing repatriation tax pumps capital into economy.
    Mark Udall: Reducing repatriation tax rewards sending jobs overseas.
Government Reform
    Greg Lopez: Opposes National Popular Vote interstate compact.
    Greg Lopez: Local government important; state should stay out of way.
    Greg Lopez: Wants statewide electoral college to choose who's on ballot.
    Cory Gardner: Require Senate candidates to e-file campaign finance reports.
    Cory Gardner: Overturn Colorado being in National Popular Vote Compact.
    John Hickenlooper: Reinstate Voting Rights Act provisions struck down by Court.
    John Hickenlooper: Pass the electoral reforms of the For the People Act.
    John Hickenlooper: End partisan gerrymandering, support Fair Maps Act.
    John Hickenlooper: Overturn Citizens United.
    Dan Baer: Tackle corruption and role of big money in politics.
    Jared Polis: More limits on campaign donations; more donor disclosure.
    Jared Polis: Investigate voter suppression; prohibit gerrymandering.
    Walker Stapleton: Great Colorado Payback: find lost bank accounts.
    Walker Stapleton: Ended hired petitioners when one surfaced as not registered.
    George Brauchler: Sunset law should apply to all regulations.
    George Brauchler: Move some state offices out of capital.
    George Brauchler: A record of official transparency.
    Steve Barlock: Drain the swamp of Colorado politics.
    Mike Johnston: No PAC money when running as state senator or as governor.
    Darryl Glenn: Supports unlimited contributions by individuals.
    Michael Bennet: Federal review voting of discriminatory state voting changes.
    Darryl Glenn: Democracy needs increased political participation.
    Michael Bennet: Constitutional amendment tooverturn Citizens United.
    Owen Hill: Stick to the enumerated powers our founding fathers gave us.
    John Hickenlooper: Apply LEAN principles to EVERY state agency.
    Tom Tancredo: 2001: pledged 3-term limit; 2002: served 4th & 5th term.
    Ken Buck: Opposes secession for northern Colorado counties.
    Amy Stephens: Voted NO on same-day voter registration.
    Owen Hill: Voted NO on same-day voter registration.
    Randy Baumgardner: Voted NO on same-day voter registration.
    John Hickenlooper: Pits and Peeves: Replace red tape with LEAN government.
    Mike Johnston: Mail-in voting for all elections.
    Ken Buck: Not, repeat not, for repealing the 17th Amendment.
    Jane Norton: Opposes earmarking in $787 billion "stimulus" plan.
    Jane Norton: Only strict constructionists as federal judges.
    Pete Coors: The 527 loophole is also a freedom of speech.
    Ed Perlmutter: Supports public funding for political campaigns.
Gun Control
    Greg Lopez: Red Flag bill violates constitutional rights of gun owners.
    Cory Gardner: Opposed background checks gun show and online sales.
    John Hickenlooper: Endorsed by Everytown for Gun Safety for gun-sense majority.
    Alice Madden: Gun safety in the wake of school shootings.
    Jared Polis: Ban bump stocks; end black market gun sales.
    Walker Stapleton: Repeal existing gun control laws & oppose new efforts.
    Jared Polis: Strengthen penalties for black-market gun sales.
    Walker Stapleton: Supports 2nd Amendment rights; fight to protect them.
    Greg Lopez: Don't like mass murder, but Second Amendment is important.
    Cary Kennedy: No military assault weapons; universal background checks.
    Donna Lynne: Ban bump stocks; disallow mental health excuses.
    Jared Polis: Ban military-style weapons; plus CDC studies gun violence.
    Mike Johnston: Ban military-style weapons; plus universal background checks.
    Steve Barlock: Teachers should protect students if there's a school shooter.
    Steve Barlock: 100% for Trump unless he rejects NRA.
    Mike Johnston: Supports common sense gun restrictions.
    George Brauchler: Supports guns for self-defense.
    Victor Mitchell: 100% record with NRA, but I don't believe in bazookas.
    Jared Polis: Supports gun-control legislation.
    Darryl Glenn: Second Amendment is unambiguous, despite acts of violence.
    Jon Keyser: Firm supporter of the Second Amendment.
    Peg Littleton: Advocate for responsible gun ownership.
    Ryan Frazier: Pro-second amendment.
    John Hickenlooper: Develop a program to reduce suicides by gun.
    Tim Neville: The Second Amendment is a bulwark against tyranny.
    Tim Neville: Constitutional Carry bill: no such thing as concealed permit.
    John Hickenlooper: CO cares about 2nd Amendment, but also safe communities.
    John Hickenlooper: Universal background checks & ban on high capacity magazines.
    Tom Tancredo: Running in opposition to new gun control laws.
    John Hickenlooper: State Senate "Line item recall" about too-strict gun control.
    John Hickenlooper: Universal background checks but no assault weapon ban.
    Jared Polis: Banning weapons violates the Second Amendment.
    John Hickenlooper: Keep guns out of the hands of mentally ill.
    Amy Stephens: Co-sponsors every pro-2nd Amendment bill in Legislature.
    Ken Buck: No federal database of gun owners.
    Jane Norton: Strong supporter of the Second Amendment.
    Ken Salazar: Protect the individual right to use firearms.
    Ken Salazar: Restrict felon possession, and ban assault weapons.
    Ed Perlmutter: Ban semi- automatics; require child-safety locks.
Health Care
    Jared Polis: Telehealth is literally a lifesaver for many in rural areas.
    Greg Lopez: I believe in free-market health care.
    Greg Lopez: No face mask; responds "Do you wear a diaper?".
    Cory Gardner: COVID: government containing, stabilizing supply-chain.
    John Hickenlooper: COVID: Need capacity test or vaccinate every American.
    Cory Gardner: Supported efforts to repeal Affordable Care Act.
    John Hickenlooper: ACA led to successful state marketplace & Medicaid expansion.
    John Hickenlooper: COVID: Trump ignored the risk, that was negligent.
    John Hickenlooper: We need to get to universal coverage, won't break the bank.
    Cory Gardner: I want to fight against Medicare for All.
    Cory Gardner: Prevent Big Pharma from denying generic status to some drugs.
    John Hickenlooper: Allow Medicare to negotiate with drug companies.
    John Hickenlooper: Investigate anticompetitive practices by drug companies.
    John Hickenlooper: I will always stand up for Medicaid.
    Greg Lopez: Would take a hands-off approach to health care.
    Jared Polis: Proposes drug price transparency & public option.
    Alice Madden: Grow toward a public option.
    Angela Williams: Make sure everyone has access to affordable health care.
    John Walsh: Access for all to high-quality, affordable health care.
    Dan Baer: Address insurance non-coverage, but no single-payer system.
    Jared Polis: Improve ObamaCare; work toward universal single-payer system.
    Walker Stapleton: End Colorado's ObamaCare exchange; undo Medicaid expansion.
    Jared Polis: AdWatch: Supports Medicare for All.
    Greg Lopez: VA is proof against government health-care system.
    Walker Stapleton: Medicaid block grants for community health care centers.
    John Hickenlooper: ObamaCare not perfect; it has helped but needs improvement.
    Donna Lynne: Health care a right, not a privilege.
    Mike Johnston: Preserve Medicaid expansion.
    George Brauchler: Repeal Obamacare; local control of Medicaid.
    Victor Mitchell: Insurance is not necessary for primary care.
    Victor Mitchell: ObamaCare doesn't work for 50% of people today.
    Victor Mitchell: ObamaCare is not a solution; we need patient-centered care.
    Doug Robinson: Wants congress and Trump to repeal ObamaCare.
    George Brauchler: Medicaid block grants instead of ObamaCare expansion.
    George Brauchler: Increase Medicaid co-pays to change behavior.
    George Brauchler: Charge co-pays to low-income residents on Medicaid.
    Victor Mitchell: Promote patient-centered health care.
    John Hickenlooper: Basic health care is a right, not a privilege.
    Darryl Glenn: ObamaCare is entitlement program that we cannot afford.
    Michael Bennet: Help seniors on Medicare; speed up drug approval.
    Darryl Glenn: ObamaCare has made health insurance much more expensive.
    Darryl Glenn: Repeal & Replace ObamaCare, and Restore out freedoms.
    Darryl Glenn: Tort reform; catastrophic coverage; wellness programs.
    Peg Littleton: ObamaCare makes healthcare less accessible & more expensive.
    Cory Gardner: Ebola: immediate ban on all travel from West African.
    Amy Stephens: AmyCare was lesser of 2 evils to exempt state from ObamaCare.
    Cory Gardner: ObamaCare has led to 335,000 cancellations in Colorado.
    Mark Udall: AdWatch: Targeted by RNC robocalls for support of ObamaCare.
    John Hickenlooper: Current health costs restrain job growth & hurt families.
    Michael Bennet: I back fiscally sound measures, including Medicare cuts.
    Ken Buck: $500B savings in Medicare is heart of health care reform.
    Michael Bennet: $500B savings in Medicare is heart of health care reform.
    Ken Buck: Government-run system infringes freedom & rations care.
    Jane Norton: Competition is key to lower costs and increased access.
    Michael Bennet: Committee membership: Health, Education, Labor & Pensions.
    Cary Kennedy: Increase tobacco tax and invest it in cancer research.
    Ken Salazar: Take next steps toward universal coverage.
    Ken Salazar: Medicare Rx bill was a mistake; need innovations.
    Tom Strickland: Control prescription drug prices.
    Tom Strickland: Add prescription benefit in Medicare.
Homeland Security
    Jared Polis: Allow gay veterans to receive certain state benefits.
    George Brauchler: Uniformed service includes tour in Iraq.
    Walker Stapleton: On July 4th honored all veterans for defending our freedoms.
    Victor Mitchell: "Big brother government" is terribly intrusive.
    Darryl Glenn: CBRNE represents greatest threat for a mass casualty event.
    Jon Keyser: Keep United States Northern Command in Colorado.
    Darryl Glenn: Defense budget that provides needed tools and training.
    Jon Keyser: Deep understanding of the dynamic threats we face.
    Peg Littleton: Protect Colorado from base closures and other downsizing.
    Peg Littleton: Unwavering support for veterans who fought for our freedom.
    Peg Littleton: Oppose moving detainees from Guantanamo to Colorado.
    Ryan Frazier: Strengthen our military against threat of militant extremism.
    Tim Neville: Peace through strength: aid our friends & weaken our enemies.
    Tim Neville: No warrantless search or seizure.
    Michael Bennet: Mixed history on transferring Gitmo prisoners to US prisons.
    Darryl Glenn: Strengthen our nation's security & international defense.
    Mark Udall: Reform the NSA; stop gathering millions of phone records.
    Mark Udall: Real reform to stop NSA overreach.
    Mark Udall: NSA should not collect bulk data; go through FISA court.
    Mark Udall: FactCheck: Yes, NSA can collect phone records on Americans.
    Mark Udall: Reopen PATRIOT Act: stop gathering secret phone data.
    John Hickenlooper: Make hiring veterans a priority.
    Ken Buck: No eminent domain for 238,000-acre Trinidad training site.
    Michael Bennet: No expansion option for 238,000-acre Trinidad training site.
    Ken Buck: Fight for a strong national defense.
    Michael Bennet: Increase military size & strength for new types of conflict.
    Ken Salazar: Implement the reforms recommended by the 9/11 Commission now.
    Pete Coors: We’ll never have perfect security in the US.
    Pete Coors: Important to check baggage and freight.
    Ken Salazar: Fight war on terror without sacrificing our freedoms.
    Ken Salazar: Fighting war on terror is not easy nor inexpensive.
    Pete Coors: We should be more worried about Iran and North Korea.
    Pete Coors: Scrutinize the massive intelligence failures in the US.
    Pete Coors: Get people in a coalition that’s been working with the enemy.
    Ken Salazar: Ensure emergency personnel have the support and resources.
    Greg Lopez: Opposes Sanctuary State law forbidding cooperation with ICE.
    Cory Gardner: Voted against protecting DREAMers from deportation.
    John Hickenlooper: Border wall "ineffective" and a waste of billions.
    Cory Gardner: Opposed 2013 bipartisan bill; later co-wrote DACA bill.
    Jared Polis: Appointed first DREAMer to serve on state board.
    Angela Williams: Let undocumented students attend state college.
    John Walsh: Comprehensive immigration reform for welcoming migrants.
    Jared Polis: Restore DACA: Don't cast 1M aspiring Americans into shadows.
    Walker Stapleton: Deport anyone in the country illegally.
    Tom Tancredo: Sanctuary Cities are a travesty but I hate identity politics.
    Walker Stapleton: Sanctuary cities are a direct threat to public safety.
    Greg Lopez: I support legal immigration, not illegal immigration.
    Walker Stapleton: End these dangerous sanctuary city policies.
    Mike Johnston: Undocumented kids get in-state tuition.
    Mike Johnston: Will lead state in fighting DACA repeal.
    Steve Barlock: Hardline against illegal immigration.
    Victor Mitchell: Supports Trump's anti-sanctuary city policies.
    George Brauchler: Opposes sanctuary cities; leave immigration to Feds.
    Cary Kennedy: Keep local cops out of immigration.
    Mike Johnston: Protect immigrants living in the country illegally.
    Darryl Glenn: Start reform with securing the border.
    Michael Bennet: Path to citizenship for millions living in the shadows.
    Darryl Glenn: End federal funding for sanctuary cities; no amnesty.
    Jon Keyser: First step needs to be securing our border.
    Peg Littleton: Welcome those who provide a net gain to society.
    Tim Neville: No discussion of reform until border is completely secured.
    Bob Beauprez: 2007: Cleanse out illegals; 2014: no need to send them home.
    Cory Gardner: I support the DREAM Act & some form of legalized work status.
    Tom Tancredo: Viva Tancredo: support for legal immigration, in Spanish.
    Amy Stephens: Opposes misguided programs that promote illegal immigration.
    Ken Buck: More Border Patrol; finish the fence.
    Michael Bennet: More National Guard troops on border; then amnesty.
    Ken Buck: People with two misdemeanors disqualified for citizenship.
    Michael Bennet: Sponsor and enthusiastic support of the DREAM Act.
    Ken Buck: Secure the border and say no to amnesty.
    Jane Norton: Secure our borders; no amnesty.
    Michael Bennet: Our borders not secure; create a path to citizenship.
    Bob Schaffer: Opposes sanctuary cities; help local police enforce law.
    Mark Udall: Program for illegal immigrants to come out of the shadows.
    Ken Salazar: Give benefits to children of longtime illegal immigrants.
    Pete Coors: Give no benefits to children of longtime illegal immigrants.
    Ken Salazar: Opportunity for undocumented workers to gain legal status.
    Jared Polis: Raise minimum wage, encourage profit sharing.
    Jared Polis: Passed a law to ensure women are paid the same as men.
    Cory Gardner: Co-sponsored the National Right to Work Act.
    Cory Gardner: People will lose their jobs from minimum-wage increase.
    John Hickenlooper: Reverse ruling government workers needn't pay union dues.
    Cory Gardner: COVID: Rehire America plan would help pay people.
    John Hickenlooper: Strengthen protections against age discrimination.
    Jared Polis: Signed equal pay law; supports minority/women owned business.
    Jared Polis: Expand collective bargaining, instead of "right-to-work".
    Jared Polis: Let municipalities raise local minimum wage.
    Donna Lynne: Raise minimum wage, simplify licensing.
    Victor Mitchell: Teachers unions are about power not about helping teachers.
    Darryl Glenn: Repeal the federal minimum wage.
    John Hickenlooper: Sustainable jobs are created by the private sector.
    Michael Bennet: Opposes Employee Free Choice Act & card-check.
Local Issues
    Tom Tancredo: Lure RNC to bring the 2016 convention to Denver.
    John Hickenlooper: 51st State Initiative: I got the message on secession.
    John Hickenlooper: TBD Colorado: share your vision and priorities for our state.
Principles & Values
    Ken Salazar: Fifth-generation Coloradan; ranch in San Luis Valley.
    Jared Polis: Embracing the outdoors part of the Colorado Way of Life.
    Greg Lopez: A vote for me is a vote for "All of Colorado".
    Greg Lopez: I will follow the Code of the West.
    Greg Lopez: I do not want to see Colorado become California.
    Ken Buck: Elected as County DA; 4 terms in Congress; & state GOP chair.
    Jared Polis: Finding common ground part of Colorado Way of Life.
    Alice Madden: Withdrew from race when former governor declared candidacy.
    Angela Williams: Attacking progressive ideas as "socialist" is a scare tactic.
    Ellen Burnes: We need leaders who don't just dispense red tape.
    Greg Lopez: Military taught values of loyalty, teamwork, brotherhood.
    Steve Barlock: Statist and nationalist: Colorado and U.S. come first.
    Steve Barlock: Won't let globalist opponents steal my views.
    Darryl Glenn: God is the highest authority in my life.
    Ryan Frazier: Raised with conservative values, and a faith in God.
    John Hickenlooper: Governance needs compromise to work.
    Tim Neville: There is a war on religious liberty & Christian schools.
    Tim Neville: Read bills and decide if it passes "First do no harm".
    Mike Johnston: Reached out to local church after S.C. shootings.
    Darryl Glenn: Calls himself a Christian constitutional conservative.
    Darryl Glenn: Calls himself a "Christian constitutional conservative".
    Cory Gardner: Giving up Energy Committee seat to run for Senate.
    Randy Baumgardner: Skipped GOP primary debate sponsored by Denver Post.
    John Hickenlooper: Operate government with more common sense and less nonsense.
    Tom Tancredo: Won't debate in GOP primaries; will debate Dems.
    Tom Tancredo: Obama is greater threat to our way of life than any enemy.
    Ken Buck: Tea Party is based on frustration, not racism.
    Ken Buck: I will not swear allegiance to the Republican party.
    Michael Bennet: Pragmatism and independent thinking at national level.
    Ken Salazar: Kerry is somebody who I support.
Social Security
    Cory Gardner: Social Security one of the most important social safety nets.
    John Hickenlooper: Protect Social Security; oppose attempts to reduce benefits.
    John Hickenlooper: Protect and bolster Social Security, Medicare.
    Steve Barlock: Fully fund Public Employees' Retirement Association (PERA).
    Michael Bennet: Eliminate income cap for payroll taxes.
    Darryl Glenn: Raise retirement age for those aged under 55 now.
    Jon Keyser: For next generation, use free market reforms.
    John Hickenlooper: Update constitutional barriers in state's retirement program.
    Ken Buck: Give younger workers option to invest in separate retirement.
    Andrew Romanoff: Optional personal retirement accounts, but no privatization.
    Michael Bennet: Optional personal retirement accounts ARE privatization.
    Andrew Romanoff: Raise cap on income subject to Social Security tax.
    Amy Stephens: Voted NO on increases to public employee retirement benefits.
    Randy Baumgardner: Voted NO on increases to public employee retirement benefits.
    Michael Bennet: Preserve the integrity of entitlement programs.
    Michael Bennet: Strongly opposes privatizing or reducing benefits.
    Cary Kennedy: Address long term solvency of the state's pension system.
    Ken Salazar: Opposes privatization and individual investment accounts.
Tax Reform
    Jared Polis: Get rid of special interest tax breaks for the few.
    Cory Gardner: Voted for President Trump's 2017 tax cut.
    John Hickenlooper: Don't pass on $1.5 trillion new debt to future generations.
    Jared Polis: Eliminating special interest breaks lowers everyone's rates.
    Jared Polis: Reduces taxes for the hardworking, instead of special breaks.
    Jared Polis: Repeal Trump's tax cuts.
    Walker Stapleton: I had the courage to support Donald Trump's tax cuts.
    Greg Lopez: I will never raise taxes; I defend Taxpayer Bill of Rights.
    Walker Stapleton: I stopped the largest tax increase in state history.
    Steve Barlock: Popular vote on any tax law or subsidy.
    Mike Johnston: Tax relief for workers and middle class.
    George Brauchler: Supports Taxpayer Bill of Rights.
    George Brauchler: Use existing funds rather than raising taxes.
    George Brauchler: Oppose sales tax hike to raise $3.5B for road projects.
    Victor Mitchell: Not one darn penny for additional taxes.
    Victor Mitchell: No tax increases, not even to boost education spending.
    Darryl Glenn: Simplicity & neutrality: lower capital gains & dividends tax.
    Jon Keyser: Reform our tax code so it is simple and fair.
    Tim Neville: Hard work should be rewarded, not taxed and regulated.
    John Hickenlooper: $5 trillion of tax cuts to the wealthy is not the answer.
    Cary Kennedy: OpEd: proudly championed the state's mill levy freeze.
    Ken Buck: Extend Bush tax cuts & cut spending to pay for it.
    Michael Bennet: Cut taxes $12B on small businesses.
    Michael Bennet: Open to compromise on temporarily extending Bush tax cuts.
    Ken Buck: Endless spending in Congress means higher taxes.
    Michael Bennet: Target tax cuts to struggling middle class families.
    Bob Schaffer: Cutting taxes increased revenue & unleashed economic growth.
    Ken Salazar: Enact responsible tax cuts for low- and middle-class.
    Ken Salazar: More tax cuts and ending of loopholes.
    William Owens: Has cut income taxes, sales tax, & marriage penalty.
    Ed Perlmutter: Supports progressive state income tax.
    John Hickenlooper: Provide ample funding for scientific research.
    John Hickenlooper: NASA's Earth Science program may help on climate crisis.
    John Hickenlooper: Bolster cybersecurity defense of our voting systems.
    Ellen Burnes: Navigate billions in infrastructure updates.
    Jared Polis: Upgrade antiquated roads & limited public transit options.
    Jared Polis: Support net neutrality: free exchange of ideas on internet.
    Walker Stapleton: Will restore transparency and accountability to CDOT.
    Donna Lynne: Goal of 100% internet access.
    Doug Robinson: Infrastructure via government efficiency & private solutions.
    George Brauchler: Improve roads without raising taxes.
    Victor Mitchell: Shrink state agencies to look for funds for highways.
    Cary Kennedy: Rural areas need transportation & broadband infrastructure.
    John Hickenlooper: Expand broadband connectivity.
    Bob Beauprez: 10-hour traffic jams are not drivers' fault, as CDOT says.
    John Hickenlooper: Bring antiquated budget & personnel systems to 21st century.
    John Hickenlooper: COIN: Colorado Innovation Network incubates entrepreneurship.
    William Owens: More restrictions on Internet crime & porn.
War & Peace
    John Hickenlooper: Veterans deserve priority in help to re-enter civilian life.
    Doug Robinson: Trump is right with strong response on Syria.
    Darryl Glenn: Nuclear armed Iran poses greatest threat to the U.S.
    Darryl Glenn: Iran nuclear deal has made America less safe.
    Jon Keyser: Iranian regime is evil, and cannot be trusted.
    Peg Littleton: Oppose irresponsible and dangerous nuclear deal with Iran.
    Tim Neville: Iranian nuke deal betrays our strong ally Israel.
    Michael Bennet: AdWatch: Supports Iranian nuclear deal.
    Ken Buck: No deadline for withdrawal from Afghanistan.
    Michael Bennet: Commit to bring home troops from Afghanistan in July 2011.
    Ken Buck: Don't allow Iran to obtain nukes, even via military.
    Ken Buck: Afghanistan war ok; nation-building not ok.
    Michael Bennet: Afghan exit after al-Qaida groups destroyed in Pakistan.
    Bob Schaffer: Surge is working; but it might take years.
    Mark Udall: Proposed votes against the declaration of war.
    Mark Udall: Surge has helped, but it’s time to leave Iraq.
    Pete Coors: Support adding more troops, oppose setting a war deadline.
    Ken Salazar: Bush was not for a Department of Homeland Security.
    Ken Salazar: We have a mess on our hands in Iraq.
    Pete Coors: Go with the best intelligence you have.
Welfare & Poverty
    Walker Stapleton: Random drug testing for people on public assistance.
    Steve Barlock: Drug testing for welfare recipients is a slippery slope.
    John Hickenlooper: Use marijuana tax revenue to address chronic homelessness.
    John Hickenlooper: More affordable housing via construction defects legislation.
    Bob Beauprez: 2010: 47% of people happy to let others pay the bill.
    John Hickenlooper: One Congregation-One Family: churches mentor homeless.
    Andrew Romanoff: Advised group on free market solutions to poverty.

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