Democratic Party Chair Morgan Carroll on the impact of the state's new open primary, a crowded gubernatorial field and the need to break free of the old party structure.
Lynne joins a crowded Democratic primary field that includes former state Sen. Michael Johnston and U.S. Rep. Jared Polis and former state treasurer Cary Kennedy.
In the race are two congressman, a former state treasurer, a former state senator and a businessman, among others.
Carroll defeated Clear Creek County Commissioner Tim Mauck by a landslide vote of 401-38.
The Thornton Democrat said Hillary Clinton was a "flawed" candidate and made an easy target for Donald Trump.
In contrast with national races, the $30 million raised for local Colorado races seems quaint. But dig deeper and you find that one political party has a significant advantage, one that could alter the balance of power.
Former State Senator Polly Baca has often taken the convention stage.
Hullinghorst replaces Democrat Mark Ferrandino, who was term-limited.
About 12,500 Colorado Democrats went to their party’s caucuses Tuesday night. That’s a tiny percentage of the more than 680,000 registered Democrats in the state.
Colorado’s major political parties recently elected new leaders.