Gold Dome: Primary Roundup

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Democrat Jared Polis and Republican Walker Stapleton will be at the top of the ballot for the gubernatorial race, following yesterday’s primary. Here’s the rundown on that race as well as the other big outcomes from yesterday.

Ballots are still being counted this morning, but Phil Weiser leads in the Democrat Attorney General primary race. Weiser raised significantly more than his rival Joe Salazar in fundraising and looks to have put that money to use.

Joe Neguse won the Democratic primary in the 2nd Congressional District, which puts him in position to become Colorado’s first African-American congressman if he wins.

Jason Crow won the Democratic primary in the 6th Congressional District and will continue to face off against Republican Mike Coffman.

And in a smaller prosecutor race, Boulder County DA Michael Dougherty will hold onto his seat after beating out Mike Foote.

Denver is fine-tuning its green roof ordinance with final recommendations from a task force charged with proposing changes to the ordinance.

A federal judge ordered the end of family separations at the borders — the order specifically sets a timeline for when families must be reunified.

A 28-year-old Democratic socialist unseated a 10-year incumbent in last night’s Congressional primary in New York.

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy might have signaled his pending retirement by side-stepping major decisions this term. Or maybe he’s just ending his tenure as the court’s swing vote. He didn’t join the liberal justices in any major 5-4 decision this term.

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