Polis is the country’s first openly gay man to be elected as any state’s top executive.
2018 Governor Race
Colorado's 43rd governor was sworn into office on the steps of the state Capitol Tuesday morning, Jan. 8.
The governor-elect made his fortune in dot-com start-ups. He wasted no time in cashing that check into politics.
A series of conference call, town hall-style meetings where Coloradans can weigh in on public affairs will begin Nov. 28.
The Boulder Democrat has become the country’s first openly gay man elected governor. He'll also be Colorado's first Jewish governor.
Colorado Public Radio will be following the election all day and into tonight. Follow coverage online, on the radio and on social media.
Gov. John Hickenlooper halted the execution of Nathan Dunlap but did not grany him clemency. He left it to the next governor to ultimately decide Dunlap’s fate.
So far, Republican and Democratic turnout is almost even. That's a change from the last midterm election in 2014.
In Carbondale, Palisade and Grand Junction, Colorado voters are weighing some harsh realities as the November elections approach.