But Colorado's junior senator received multiple compliments for his recent statement criticizing President Trump.
Coffman stressed his ideas for health care reform, his displeasure for Trump’s tweeting and how to move forward on immigration reform in a wide-ranging town hall.
Here's what Gardner had to say ahead of the late night vote for the so-called "skinny bill" to replace the ACA.
After months of being urged to vote one way or another on the fate of the Affordable Care Act, Colorado's two senators now go on the record.
Colorado's senators split ways on the motion to move forward. Republican Cory Gardner voted to proceed, while Bennet against.
Republican Senate leadership has proposed a vote on a straight repeal of the Affordable Care Act after a replacement bill failed to get off the ground last week.
As Republican health care proposals appear dead, Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet says he hears frequent complaints about the current law, and has ideas to fix it.
The congressman was among the first entrants into the now very-crowded Democratic field for the open governor's seat.
The assailant, prepared with "a lot of ammo," fought a gun battle with police before he, too, was shot and later died.
Professor John Straayer headed CSU's legislative internship program for 37 years. His students included Cory Gardner, who's now a U.S. senator from Colorado.