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  • **FILE** Colorado state Sens. Evie Hudak (left), Westminster Democrat, and Linda Newell, Littleton Democrat, testify on their joint bill on school discipline during a hearing at the Capitol in Denver on Feb. 16, 2012. (Associated Press)

    Colorado Dem lawmaker resigns ahead of looming recall election

    Colorado state Sen. Evie Hudak resigned Wednesday rather than face the prospect of a recall election brought by opponents of her votes in favor of sweeping gun-control legislation.

  • Colorado state Sen. Evie Hudak faces a recall effort by gun rights advocates in Colorado angered by her support for gun control bills that passed the legislature. (Associated Press)

    Colorado voters go after third pro-gun-control Democrat via recall

    Disaffected Coloradans have launched a third recall effort, this time against a Democratic legislator whose seat could determine the balance of power in the state Senate.

  • Colorado Republican Party Chairman Dick Wadhams, shown here greeting supporters at an election night party on Nov. 2, says he has grown weary of a new corps of conservative activists. (Associated Press)

    Colorado GOP chief won't seek 3rd term

    With some scathing words for his critics, Colorado Republican Party Chairman Dick Wadhams dropped his bid for a third term this week in the face of a challenge from state Sen. Ted Harvey, who said he aims to return "authentic conservative leadership to the party structure."

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    Republican 2012 dark horses at the starting gate

    Republicans typically stick with their front-runners when it comes to presidential primary contests, but 2012 may not be a typical year.

  • Colorado Republican gubernatorial candidate Dan Maes listens to opponents during a televised debate Thursday, the day he rejected calls for him to drop out of the race after key backers pulled their support. (AP Photo)

    GOP sweating out effect of governor's race

    The disaster that is the Colorado Republican gubernatorial campaign could end up dragging down the rest of the party's ticket. Or it could benefit other GOP candidates by freeing up resources and creating a sense of urgency among activists.

  • ** FILE ** Former Rep. Tom Tancredo (Associated Press)

    Tancredo roils GOP in Colorado

    There's a showdown in the Colorado Republican gubernatorial primary coming Monday at high noon.

BUCKING THE SYSTEM: South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint seeks some new allies in the Senate.

    DeMint expands clout all the way to Utah

    South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint has bet on the right horse in an impressive string of Senate primary contests this year, but the freshman Republican's biggest challenge will likely be how he and his band of conservative outsiders fit into the GOP establishment.

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