Photo: Sen. Cory Gardner Oct. 2018 (AP Photo)

Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., center, speaks after the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 in Washington. He is accompanied by, from left, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., Sen John Cornyn, R-Texas, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky.