Democrats only have a two-seat majority in the Senate, so flipping a few seats there would have a much greater impact than in the House.
The Greeley Police Department cites the former state representative for giving an underage woman alcohol, but are not moving forward with the more serious allegation of sexual assault.
U.S. senators and even presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren have flung their support behind the representative who was the main sponsor of the "red flag" gun bill.
The idea she's [Kristi Burton Brown] not filing this recall as a party officer is a joke,” said Morgan Carroll, Colorado Democratic Party Chair.
The state lawmaker from Greeley was facing recall efforts over her support of the oil and gas overhaul that was signed into law this legislative session.
In a legislative session where bills on stricter guns laws and oil and gas regulation has turned up the heat, several Democrats are facing potential recall efforts.
Gov. Jared Polis is unfazed by recall efforts underway, but says the groups, upset over several bills, shouldn't be surprised. “This is exactly what I said I would do during the campaign.”
Polis has only been in office for two months and two groups want to recall him over gun control, oil and gas regulation and the national popular vote compact.
Activists want to recall three conservative school board members in Jefferson County. The recall election could have implications beyond Colorado.