STATE BILL COLORADO
Colorado candidates are now making public their fundraising totals for June. Here’s how news organizations are covering the story.
The Colorado Independent: Widely seen as the front-runner for the GOP nomination for Colorado state treasurer, J.J. Ament has fallen badly behind Walker Stapleton in fund raising. As of the end of June, Stapleton had amassed more than $226,000 in cash to spend between now and the August primary. Ament has just $76,000 on hand.
The Colorado Independent: While none of the gubernatorial candidates had filed June fund-raising reports as of 3 p.m. today, the campaign for Democrat John Hickenlooper released preliminary numbers to the press at 2:30 p.m.
The Denver Post: Democrat John Hickenlooper raised about three times the amount of money Republican Scott McInnis collected last month in the race for governor.
Published below is a press release from the camp of gubernatorial candidate John Hickenlooper: