5 Colorado Republicans fight to take on Democrat Bennet

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 8, 2016, file photograph, Republican U.S. Senate hopefuls from left, Jon Keyser, Jack Graham, Darryl Glenn, Robert Blaha and Ryan Frazier debate as moderator Don Ward, far left, smiles at University of Colorado Colorado Springs in Colorado Springs, Colo. The five candidates will face off in Tuesday's primary election for one to earn the right to face incumbent Sen. Michael Bennet in the November general election. (Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette via AP) MAGS OUT; MANDATORY CREDITDENVER (AP) — Not so long ago, Colorado’s Republican Party relished the chance to unseat Democratic U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet in this presidential swing state. Now it’s presiding over a primary featuring five second-tier candidates who are fighting just to make themselves known to deliver Bennet an opponent.

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