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Bad Omen in Colorado

 

Republican Ken Buck is trailing by two points on the early vote in Jefferson County, a large suburban county west of Denver. In 2008, Jefferson mirrored the state precisely. Buck will need to do better in the rural counties and the GOP base of Colorado Springs.

Henry Olsen — Mr. Olsen is a senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, an editor at UnHerd.com, and the author of The Working Class Republican: Ronald Reagan and the Return of Blue-Collar Conservatism.

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