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Progressive Aurora? Political group pushing Democrats for city council

Though the seats on the City Council are non-partisan, Aurora City Council is known for its conservative leanings. A Westword report in 2015 detailed Aurora as among the 10 most conservative cities in the country.

Colorado People’s Action endorses four ‘progressive’ council candidates

Endorsements for Aurora City Council are starting to roll in, even as candidates are still jumping into races for the five seats up for grabs. Colorado People’s Action, a progressive organization focused on immigration and racial justice, recently endorsed four candidates of the current 26 seeking office.

Traditionally GOP Aurora City Council targeted by slate of groomed Democratic candidates

A trio of women running for three different city council posts this November were each molded by Emerge Colorado, an organization that guides women — who are also registered Democrats — through a six-month-long crash course in how to run a political campaign.

Aurora city council heating up early with new, familiar contenders for five seats

Five city council seats are up for election this fall, two of which will inevitably be filled by newcomers as the incumbents are barred from running again due to term limits.