The Candidates on Universal Health: Colorado Senate

Candidate Party District Score*
UNGER, GUINN Democratic SD-6 Champion
MORSE, NICHOLAS Republican SD-15 Opposed
TRENARY, RALPH Democratic SD-15 Champion
VARNELL-SARJEANT, JULIA Democratic SD-30 Champion
GIBSON, HAZEL Democratic SD-32 Champion
WRIGHT, LANCE Democratic SD-32 Champion
GONZALES, JULIA Democratic SD-34 Champion
KENNEDY-SHAFFER, ALAN Democratic SD-34 Champion
WEISS, JONAH Democratic SD-34 Champion

*Scoring Criteria:
Champion: Demonstrated a consistent commitment to universal health care.
Advocate: Demonstrated significant thought and active involvement in addressing cost containment and increased coverage with incremental changes, eg., a public option, rather than with a universal system.
Supporter: Indicated some support for incremental increases in coverage and affordability of health care.
Weak: Indicated an interest in increasing the affordability of health care but offered no clear position on approaches.
Opposed: Recommended limiting the role of public support of health care or wanted to restrict or reduce current public health care services.