Sen. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) has no hard deadline to decide whether he will take on the chairmanship of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee (DSCC), a position he was offered but turned down in 2010.
Bennet spoke with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) on Monday about the job, a Senate Democratic aide confirmed to The Hill, but has not yet made his decision. Read More ~thehill.com
Polis Drops From Dem Leadership Race
Rep. Jared Polis (D-Colo.) has dropped his bid to join the Democratic leadership team in the 113th Congress, according to several Democratic sources.
The announcement clears the field for a run-off between Reps. Joseph Crowley (N.Y.) and Barbara Lee (Calif.) for the vice chairmanship of the House Democratic Caucus. Polis has endorsed Crowley in that contest, the sources said. Read More ~thehill.com