2019 Denver mayoral election

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Denver mayoral election, 2019
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Incumbent Mayor

Michael Hancock
Democrat



NON-PARTISAN election for Mayor of Denver will be held on May 7, 2019. Michael Hancock, the incumbent mayor, running for third term; with Marcus Giavanni, who was the second place Opponent in the 2015 "Denver Mayor's Race", and was first to file for the 2019 Mayoral election.[1] Election May 7, 2019. A Runoff, will be held on June 4, 2019, between the top two finishers if no candidate reaches 50%.

Candidates[edit]

The filing deadline is April 22, 2019.[2]

Declared[edit]

Withdrew[edit]

  • Kayvan Khalatbari, entrepreneur and activist[3][17]

Endorsements[edit]

Michael Hancock[18]

Organizations

  • Teamsters Local 17

Federal Officials

State Officials

Local Officials

  • Elbra Wedgeworth, former member of Denver City Council
  • Jennifer Bacon, member of Denver Board of Education
  • Barbara O’Brien, member of Denver Board of Education
  • Rosemary Rodriguez, former member of Denver Board of Education
  • Mike Johnson, former member of Denver Board of Education

Fundraising[edit]

Campaign finance reports as of January 1, 2019
Candidate Cash on Hand
Michael Hancock $671,626.99
Marcus Giavanni $3,800.00
Stephen Evans N/A
Kalyn Heffernan N/A
Ken Simpson N/A
Penfield Tate III $35,157.65
Jamie Giellis N/A
Lisa Calderón N/A
Danny Lopez N/A
Source:[19]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Several Here's what they say". Denver Post. May 29, 2018. Retrieved October 2, 2018.
  2. ^ "Running for Office?". Denver Elections Division. Retrieved October 2, 2018.
  3. ^ a b c d "Several candidates have filed to run for Denver mayor against Michael Hancock in 2019. Here's what they say". Denver Post. May 29, 2018. Retrieved October 2, 2018.
  4. ^ "Denver mayor's race getting more names, attention". KDVR. October 1, 2018. Retrieved October 2, 2018.
  5. ^ "Former Democratic lawmaker Penfield Tate to challenge Hancock in Denver mayor's race". Denver Post. October 1, 2018. Retrieved October 2, 2018.
  6. ^ Webb, Wellington E. (2007). Wellington Webb: The Man, the Mayor, and the Making of Modern Denver. Fulcrum Publishing. p. 362. ISBN 9781555916343.
  7. ^ "Senate journal" (PDF). Colorado Senate. February 17, 2003. pp. 379–380. Retrieved October 3, 2018.
  8. ^ Kohler, Judith (May 5, 2003). "Seven Vie for Denver Mayor's Job". Midland Daily News. Associated Press. Retrieved October 3, 2018.
  9. ^ "Denver Mayor Hancock building war chest for 2019 re-election bid". NBC9 News. July 17, 2018. Retrieved October 2, 2018.
  10. ^ Bunch, Joey (October 15, 2018). "Denver Mayor Michael Hancock makes his re-election bid official". Colorado Politics. Retrieved October 15, 2018.
  11. ^ Harden, Mark. "Another candidate emerges for Denver mayor". Colorado Politics. Retrieved October 15, 2018.
  12. ^ Butzer, Stephanie (October 15, 2018). "Lisa Calderon announces she will launch Denver mayoral bid". KDVR. Retrieved October 15, 2018.
  13. ^ "This Is Regis: Multifaceted professor preps for next step". Regis University Magazine. Retrieved February 11, 2019.
  14. ^ Bunch, Joey (November 1, 2018). "Denver mayor's race picks up another candidate". Colorado Politics. Retrieved November 1, 2018.
  15. ^ Sachs, David (November 1, 2018). "Jamie Giellis of the RiNo Art District is running to be Denver's next mayor". Denverite. Retrieved November 1, 2018.
  16. ^ Kenney, Andrew (December 26, 2018). ""It's up for grabs, the power": Denver Mayor Michael Hancock facing 9 challengers in 2019 election — so far". Denver Post. Retrieved January 9, 2019.
  17. ^ Bunch, Joey (October 3, 2018). "As one candidate enters Denver's mayoral race, another drops out". Colorado Politics. Retrieved October 3, 2018.
  18. ^ "Hancock for Denver Supporters". Retrieved October 16, 2018.
  19. ^ "Campaign Finance Reports Archive (2002 to Present)". Denver Elections Campaign. Retrieved October 2, 2018.