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    DENVER (CBS4) – Republican Lauren Boebert, running to represent Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District, is celebrating America’s independence with Pres. Donald Trump. They’ll be celebrating Independence Day with a fireworks show at Mt. Rushmore on Friday night. (credit: Lauren Boebert) Earlier this week, Boebert defeated five-term incumbent Rep. Scott Tipton in the Republican primary. (credit: CBS) Boebert owns a restaurant on the Western Slope that opened for dine-in service in May and violated a cease and desist order. She and her restaurant...
    DENVER (CBS4) – Republican Lauren Boebert, running to represent Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District, will spend July 4th with Pres. Donald Trump. They’ll be celebrating Independence Day at the same event. (credit: Lauren Boebert) Earlier this week, Boebert defeated five-term incumbent Rep. Scott Tipton in the Republican primary. (credit: CBS) Boebert owns a restaurant on the Western Slope that opened for dine-in service last month and violated a cease and desist order. She and her restaurant also made headlines for employees...
              DENVER, Colorado (AP) — A pistol-packing restaurant owner who has expressed support for a far-right conspiracy theory has upset five-term U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton in Colorado’s primary elections. Tipton became the fourth House member to lose renomination bids this year. Republican Reps. Steve King of Iowa and Denver Riggleman of Virginia, and Democrat Daniel Lipinski of Illinois, have already been ousted by challengers. Lauren Boebert waits for returns during a watch party...
    A second incumbent Republican has lost his primary race after backing a plan that would have allowed India to monopolize the nation’s employment-based green card system while rewarding Big Tech for outsourcing American STEM jobs. On Tuesday evening, conservative Lauren Boebert ousted five-term, President Trump-endorsed Rep. Scott Tipton (R-CO) in Colorado’s 3rd congressional district. Boebert, endorsed by former Rep. Tom Tancredo (R-CO), had campaigned against Tipton’s record of supporting the Farm Workforce Modernization Act that would have capped farmworker wages,...
    A restaurant owner and political newcomer in Colorado scored an upset Republican primary victory Tuesday over a five-term congressman endorsed by President Trump. Lauren Boebert has made headlines for defying coronavirus restrictions, boosting the QAnon conspiracy theory and staunchly supporting guns — and now shes headed to the general election in November. Boebert, 33, owns the Shooters Grill in Rifle, Colorado, where workers openly carry guns while serving customers. CBS This Morning asked Boebert in a 2014 profile about the possibility...
    Getty/Emily Kask Lauren Boebert received her main election in Colorado’s third Congressional District on Tuesday. Lauren Boebert is a right-wing congressional candidate who, on Tuesday, defeated five-term Rep. Scott Tipton in Colorado’s third Congressional District main, regardless of Tipton having President Trump‘s endorsement. Boebert’s marketing campaign is basically centered on her fervent perception in gun rights, and she or he can also be an obvious supporter of the QAnon conspiracy concept. Final...
    Getty/Emily Kask Lauren Boebert won her primary election in Colorados 3rd Congressional District on Tuesday. Lauren Boebert is a right-wing congressional candidate who, on Tuesday, defeated five-term Rep. Scott Tipton in Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District primary, despite Tipton having President Trump‘s endorsement. Boebert’s campaign is largely centered on her fervent belief in gun rights, and she is also an apparent supporter of the QAnon conspiracy theory. Last month another QAnon believer, Marjorie Taylor Greene, also won a Republican...
    Lauren Boebert, the Colorado restauranteur who went viral last year for confronting Beto ORourke over gun rights, could be headed for Congress. In a stunning upset Tuesday night, Boebert defeated Rep. Scott Tipton — whom President Donald Trump had endorsed — in the Republican primary election for Colorados 3rd Congressional District. When DecisionDeskHQ called the race in Boeberts favor, just minutes before 10 p.m. EST, Boebert had a significant lead of nearly 10,000 votes.CO House District 03 Republican Primary...
    Tipton conceded in an email sent by his longtime campaign consultant Michael Fortney. (Third) District Republicans have decided who they want to run against the Democrats this November, Tipton wrote. I want to congratulate Lauren Boebert and wish her and her supporters well. Boebert made a name for herself after loudly protesting Democratic Gov. Jared Polis orders to close businesses to fight the coronavirus pandemic. She opened her Shooters Grill restaurant in defiance of closure orders. Boebert confronted then-Democratic presidential...
    Colorado Republican Lauren Boebert The Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest is compiled by David Nir, Jeff Singer, Stephen Wolf, Carolyn Fiddler, and Matt Booker, with additional contributions from David Jarman, Steve Singiser, Daniel Donner, James Lambert, David Beard, and Arjun Jaikumar. Colorado, Oklahoma, and Utah held their downballot primaries on Tuesday, and you can find the results at the links for each state. We’ll have a comprehensive rundown in our next Digest. Leading Off ● CO-03: Businesswoman Lauren Boebert, who...
    DENVER (AP) — Five-term Colorado U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton was upset in Tuesday’s Republican Party primary by Lauren Boebert, a pistol-packing businesswoman, ardent defender of gun rights and border wall supporter who wants to abolish the U.S. Department of Education. Boebert won after a campaign in which she accused Tipton of not being sufficiently pro-Donald Trump even though the president had endorsed Tipton, and even though Tipton is the Trump campaign’s co-chair for Colorado. Trump congratulated Boebert on Twitter, saying,...
    Businesswoman Lauren Boebert, who runs a gun-themed restaurant where servers openly carry firearms, has defeated Colorado Rep. Scott Tipton in a stunning upset in Tuesday’s Republican primary. With most votes counted, Boebert was leading 54-46, prompting Tipton to concede. There was no reason to think the ultra-conservative congressman would have any issues winning renomination: Shortly after Boebert launched her campaign in December, Tipton earned a coveted Trump endorsement tweet—usually more than enough to ward off any trouble. Like a classic Republican outsider, Boebert attacked the...
    Republican Colorado Rep. Scott Tipton has been unseated by a QAnon conspiracy believer and restaurant owner who proudly violated the states COVID-19 guidelines. Tiptons surprising loss to Lauren Boebert on Colorados reliably conservative Western Slope after first being elected to Congress in 2010 makes him the fourth incumbent House lawmaker to be vanquished in a primary challenge this cycle. Hell be the fifth if New York Democrat Eliot Engel loses his contest against public middle school teacher Jamaal Bowman. Boebert,...
    A political novice, gun-rights activist, and gun-themed restaurant owner ousted a five-term Republican incumbent endorsed by President Trump in a surprise primary victory Tuesday in Colorado. Lauren Boebert, 33, the owner of Shooters Grill in (of course) Rifle, Colorado, where patrons are encouraged to openly carry guns, and which refused to close during the deadly pandemic until the Garfield County sheriff obtained a cease-and-desist order against her, unseated veteran politician Scott Tipton. During the campaign, Boebert argued that Tipton voted...
    President Trump congratulated Lauren Boebert late Tuesday night after the pro-gun businesswoman defeated Rep. Scott Tipton, who represented his Colorado district for five terms in Congress. “Congratulations on a really great win!” Trump tweeted. Trump’s tweet linked to a post from her Twitter account from back in May where she described herself as a tough fighter against socialism and advocate for the Second Amendment. “I refuse to send my children into a socialist nation, the mother of 4 said. Their freedom IS...
    DENVER (AP) — Five-term Colorado U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton was upset in Tuesday’s Republican Party primary by Lauren Boebert, a pistol-packing businesswoman, ardent defender of gun rights and border wall supporter who wants to abolish the U.S. Department of Education. Boebert won after a campaign in which she accused Tipton of not being sufficiently pro-Donald Trump even though the president had endorsed Tipton, and even though Tipton is the Trump campaign’s co-chair for Colorado. Trump congratulated Boebert on Twitter, saying,...
    In Colorado’s 3rd congressional district, Republican political outsider Lauren Boebert won a stunning primary upset Tuesday against Trump-endorsed Congressman Scott Tipton. With 87% of precincts reporting as of 10:45pm CT, the Associated Press called the race in favor of Boebert, who holds nearly a double-digit lead over Tipton. Boebert, a Trump supporter and restaurant owner, campaigned on a platform notably to the right of Tipton, taking hard-line stances on immigration and the second amendment. In 2019, Boebert made headlines when...
    (CNN)Republican Rep. Scott Tipton conceded his primary reelection bid in Colorados 3rd Congressional District on Tuesday evening, a stunning upset that will vault his far-right challenger, Lauren Boebert, into the states general election. 3rd District Republicans have decided who they want to run against the Democrats this November, he said in a statement Tuesday evening. I want to congratulate Lauren Boebert and wish her and her supporters well.Tipton, a five-term incumbent who had been endorsed by President Donald Trump, was...
    DENVER (AP) — Five-term Colorado U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton was upset in Tuesday’s Republican Party primary by Lauren Boebert, a pistol-packing businesswoman, ardent defender of gun rights and border wall supporter who wants to abolish the U.S. Department of Education. Boebert won after a campaign in which she accused Tipton of not being sufficiently pro-Donald Trump even though the president had endorsed Tipton, and even though Tipton is the Trump campaign’s co-chair for Colorado. Trump congratulated Boebert on Twitter, saying,...
    Five-term Rep. Scott Tipton (R-CO), who was backed by President Donald Trump, lost his primary to Lauren Boebert, the owner of Shooters Grill in Colorado. Dave Wasserman, the editor of the nonpartisan Cook Political Report, called the primary for Boebert over Tipton in Colorado’s third district Republican primary. The primary serves as another primary loss for Trump, who had endorsed Tipton over Boebert. He wrote on Monday, “Congressman @ScottRTipton is a great supporter of the #MAGA Agenda! He fights for...
    In Colorado’s 3rd congressional district, Republican political outsider Lauren Boebert has won a stunning primary upset against Trump-endorsed Congressman Scott Tipton. With 87% of precincts reporting as of 10:45pm CT, the Associated Press called the race in favor of Boebert, who holds nearly a double-digit lead over Tipton. Boebert, a Trump supporter and restaurant owner, campaigned on a platform notably to the right of Tipton, taking hard-line stances on immigration and the second amendment. In 2019, Boebert made headlines when...
    DENVER (AP) — Five-term Colorado U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton was upset in Tuesday’s Republican party primary by Lauren Boebert, a pistol-packing businesswoman, ardent defender of gun rights and border wall supporter who wants to abolish the U.S. Department of Education. Boebert won after a campaign in which she accused Tipton of not being sufficiently pro-Donald Trump even though the president had endorsed Tipton, and even though Tipton is the Trump campaigns co-chair for Colorado. Trump congratulated Boebert on Twitter, saying,...
    DENVER (AP) — Five-term Colorado U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton was upset in Tuesday’s Republican party primary by Lauren Boebert, a pistol-packing businesswoman, ardent defender of gun rights and border wall supporter who wants to abolish the U.S. Department of Education. Boebert won after a campaign in which she accused Tipton of not being sufficiently pro-Donald Trump even though the president had endorsed Tipton, and even though Tipton is the Trump campaign’s co-chair for Colorado. Trump congratulated Boebert on Twitter, saying,...
    DENVER (AP) — Five-term Colorado U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton was upset in Tuesday’s Republican party primary by Lauren Boebert, a pistol-packing businesswoman, ardent defender of gun rights and border wall supporter who wants to abolish the U.S. Department of Education. Boebert won after a campaign in which she accused Tipton of not being sufficiently pro-Donald Trump even though the president had endorsed Tipton, and even though Tipton is the Trump campaign’s co-chair for Colorado. Trump congratulated Boebert on Twitter, saying,...
    Colorado GOP candidate Lauren Boebert defeated Rep. Scott TiptonScott R. TiptonLobbying world Democrats launch bilingual ad campaign off drug pricing bill This week: House to vote on Turkey sanctions bill MORE (R) in the partys primary in the states 3rd District on Tuesday, delivering a surprise upset for the five-term lawmaker. Boebert gained national recognition for her ownership of Shooters Grill, a restaurant that drew headlines for allowing its waiting staff to openly carry firearms. The district, which spans from northwest of the...