Joe O’Dea beats Ron Hanks in GOP senate primary, to face U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet in November
Colorado primary election results for the Senate GOP primary race between Joe O’Dea and Ron Hanks. The two candidates are facing off to see who will take on Sen. Michael Bennet in November.
Joe O’Dea beats Ron Hanks in Colorado’s Republican U.S. Senate primary
DENVER — First-time candidate Joe O’Dea on Tuesday secured the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in Colorado despite millions of dollars in Democratic spending to aid his primary opponent, state Rep. Ron Hanks.The Associated Press projected at about 7:30 p.m. that O’Dea would win.O’Dea, who owns a Denver construction company, had 55% of the vote compared to the 45% of the vote that went to Hanks as of 8:06 p.m. Tens of thousands of votes sti…