All eyes will be on Colorado tonight as the University of Denver hosts the first presidential debate. We recently sat down with Colorado Senator Mark Udall to discuss the role Colorado is playing in this year’s campaign, as well as the issues facing the state as the election nears.
Following Mitt Romney’s controversial comments about a large slice of the American electorate, Colorado Democrats are trying to get the upper hand in the tight presidential race in this battleground state.
Colorado has 22.6 million acres of forest, a third of which has 'considerable health issues.'
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A Senate Energy and Natural Resources committee held a field hearing in Colorado Springs Wednesday. The hearing, chaired by Colorado Senator Mark Udall, highlighted forest health issues that remain following this summer’s deadly wildfires.