United States Senate elections in Colorado, 2014

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2014 U.S. Senate Elections in Colorado

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
June 24, 2014

November 4 Election Winner:
Cory Gardner Republican Party
Incumbent prior to election:
Mark Udall Democratic Party
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Race Ratings
Cook Political Report: Toss Up[1]

Sabato's Crystal Ball: Toss Up[2]

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2014 U.S. House Elections

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Voters in Colorado will elect one member to the U.S. Senate in the November 4, 2014 elections.

Colorado is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. The primary is considered closed, but unaffiliated voters may choose to affiliate with a party on election day in order to vote.[3]

The election will fill the Senate seat currently held by Mark Udall (D). Udall was first elected in 2008.


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Election history


On November 2, 2010, Michael Bennet won re-election to the United States Senate. He defeated Ken Buck, Bob Kinsey, Maclyn Stringer, Jason Napolitano, Charley Miller, and J. Moromisato in the general election.[4]

U.S. Senate, Colorado General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMichael Bennet Incumbent 48.1% 851,590
     Republican Ken Buck 46.4% 822,731
     Green Bob Kinsey 2.2% 38,768
     Libertarian Maclyn Stringer 1.3% 22,589
     Independent Reform Jason Napolitano 1.1% 19,415
     Unaffiliated Charley Miller 0.6% 11,330
     Unaffiliated J. Moromisato 0.3% 5,767
Total Votes 1,772,190


On November 4, 2008, Mark Udall won election to the United States Senate. He defeated Bob Schaffer, Douglas Campbell, and Bob Kinsey in the general election.[5]

U.S. Senate, Colorado General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMark Udall 52.8% 1,230,994
     Republican Bob Schaffer 42.5% 990,755
     American Constitution Douglas Campbell 2.6% 59,733
     Green Bob Kinsey 2.1% 50,004
Total Votes 2,331,486

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