Colorado Elections

Americans saw the flaws of a presidential caucus this week after vote totals in Iowa were delayed by technical glitches. The complexity of a caucus is one of the reasons why Colorado is back to conducting a primary.

Morgan Carroll, the chairwoman of Colorado's Democratic Party, thinks the switch will have additional benefits.

Scott Franz

Colorado will now join a dozen other states holding their primaries on March 3. For the last 20 years Colorado held caucuses to determine a party’s candidate. But in 2016 voters overwhelmingly approved a proposition restoring primaries in a presidential election year.

Just Vote Colorado: One-Stop Shop for Election Questions

Oct 16, 2018
Just Vote Colorado

Just Vote Colorado is the largest non-partisan election protection program in the state.  Caroline Fry of Colorado Common Cause, which partners with Just Vote Colorado, spoke with KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh about how the program is a one-stop shop for all things Colorado election. Their election protection hotline is available by calling 866-OUR-VOTE or 888-VE-Y-VOTA for Spanish-language help.