Courtesy of Dianna Degette and Casper Stockham

The incumbent, Democratic Rep. Diana DeGette has represented the 1st District since 1997. This will be the second election where she has faced her Republican challenger, Casper Stockham.

The district is considered safe for DeGette, yet Stockham — a businessman, motivational speaker and a veteran — sees an opening as he feels that DeGette is underserving the communities that need her the most.

Where do the candidates stand on the issues? We've lined up a comparison of the major party candidates below. For more in-depth information, click on either "Yes," "No," or "It's Complicated." The Libertarian Party candidate in CD1 is Raymon Anthony Doane


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