Congressman and Gubernatorial Candidate Polis Doubled His Wealth While in Congress

Jared Polis

Jared Polis, one of the 10 richest members of Congress and the Democratic nominee for governor of Colorado, saw his wealth double during his 10-year run in the House of Representatives according to one benchmark estimation, and the congressman had the ability to actively manage the vast majority of his wealth in that time despite boasting about creating a blind trust “to avoid even the appearance of impropriety.”

Steyer-Backed Candidates in Colorado Challenge Republican Majority in State Senate

Two Democratic candidates for Colorado state senate seats who have received donations from California political activist Tom Steyer have significant “cash on hand” advantages over their Republican opponents, causing Republican analysts to cast doubt on the party’s ability to maintain control of the legislative body.

CO Gov Candidate Condemns School Vouchers, But Sent Her Kids to Private Schools

Cary Kennedy, a former state treasurer now running for governor in Colorado, said she has been “blessed” to be able to send her own children to private school. But at the same time she is running on an education platform solidly opposed to voucher programs, which help move some children out of a failing public school and into a private school.