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Colorado, a western U.S. state, has a diverse landscape of arid desert, river canyons and snow-covered Rocky Mountains, which are partly protected by Rocky Mountain National Park. Elsewhere, Mesa Verde National Park features Ancestral Puebloan cliff dwellings. Perched a mile above sea level, Denver, Colorado’s capital and largest city, features a vibrant downtown area.
Capital: Denver

Governor: John Hickenlooper (D)
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John Wright Hickenlooper Jr. is an American politician, businessman and the 42nd and current Governor of Colorado, in office since 2011. He is a member of the Democratic Party.
Born: February 7, 1952 (age 65), Narberth, PA
Office: Governor of Colorado since 2011
Party: Democratic Party
Spouse: Robin Pringle (m. 2016), Helen Thorpe (m. 2002–2014)
Lieutenant: Donna Lynne, Joseph García
Books: The Opposite of Woe: My Life in Beer and Politics


Michael Bennet (D)
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Michael Farrand Bennet is an American businessman, lawyer, and Democratic politician. He is the senior United States Senator from Colorado. He became a senator when Ken Salazar was appointed Secretary of the Interior.
Born: November 28, 1964 (age 53), New Delhi, India
Office: Senator (D-CO) since 2009
Spouse: Susan Daggett (m. 1997)
Children: Anne Bennet, Halina Bennet, Caroline Bennet
Education: Yale Law School, Wesleyan University, Yale University
Current position: United States Senator

Cory Gardner (R)
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Cory Scott Gardner is an American politician serving as the junior United States Senator from Colorado since 2015.
Born: August 22, 1974 (age 43), Yuma, CO
Office: Senator (R-CO) since 2015
Previous office: Representative, CO 4th District (2011–2015)
Spouse: Jaime Gardner
Leader: Mitch McConnell
Children: Thatcher Gardner, Alyson Gardner, Caitlyn Quinn Gardner

Jared Polis (D)  
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Jared Schutz Polis is an American politician, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. Polis is a Democratic Party member of the United States House of Representatives for Colorado's 2nd congressional district, serving since 2009.
Born: May 12, 1975 (age 42), Boulder, CO
Partner: Marlon Reis
Office: Representative (D-CO 2nd District) since 2009
Education: Princeton University (1996), La Jolla Country Day School
Children: Cora Barucha Polis Reis, Caspian Julius Polis Reis
Parents: Susan Polis Schutz, Stephen Schutz

Mike Coffman (R),          
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Michael Howard Coffman is the U.S. Representative for Colorado's 6th congressional district, serving since 2009. A member of the Republican Party, he previously served as the Secretary of State of Colorado and as Colorado State Treasurer.
Born: March 19, 1955 (age 62), Fort Leonard Wood, MO
Office: Representative (R-CO 6th District) since 2009
Spouse: Cynthia Coffman (m. 2005)
Education: John F. Kennedy School of Government (1994),
Parents: Dorothy Coffman, Harold Coffman
Battles and wars: Gulf War, Iraq War

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