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Hickenlooper lands on another list of possible 2020 Democratic presidential candidates

Gov. John Hickenlooper laughs as he answers a question from reporters at a press briefing on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, in his office at the state Capitol in Denver. (Photo by Ernest Luning/The Colorado Statesman)

For the second week running, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper has found himself on a list of potential 2020 Democratic presidential candidates, this one compiled by D.C.-insider publication The Hill. And although the former geologist and brewpub pioneer maintains he’s taking no steps toward a run, he recently told a national radio audience that he’s open […]

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Candidates clash in battlegrounds as Trump path narrows

President Barack Obama waves as he arrives at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, north of San Diego, Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016. Obama is campaigning to boost Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's prospects and help Democrats to retake Senate control, with an earlier stop in tightly contested Nevada before headlining party fundraisers in California. (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

Election Day just 15 days off, Donald Trump was fighting to preserve his narrow path to the presidency in must-win Florida on Monday as Hillary Clinton tries to slam the door on her Republican opponent in New Hampshire. Trump’s team concedes both publicly and privately that his electoral map is bleak. And GOP leaders are […]

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Steady Pence gets wide praise, but Kaine lands jabs on Trump

Republican vice-presidential nominee Gov. Mike Pence shakes hands with Democratic vice-presidential nominee Sen. Tim Kaine during the vice-presidential debate at Longwood University in Farmville, Va., Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Republican Mike Pence won bipartisan plaudits for a calm and collected performance in the vice presidential debate. But Democrat Tim Kaine was claiming mission accomplished for forcing his opponent to confront —or not — Donald Trump’s long list of provocative remarks. Pressed by Kaine to defend his running mate throughout the 90-minute debate Tuesday, Pence […]

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Nicolais: Political calendar countdown … to Oct. 7th?

Mario Nicolais
Tick-tock, tick-tock. The political world is officially measuring the distance to this November’s election in days, now. What once seemed endlessly far, the race to Nov. 8 is in the homestretch. But Oct. 7 is even closer. If the date doesn’t make anything jump immediately to mind, that’s all right. It probably doesn’t for most […]

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