Eye on the 5th

By Daniel Smith

Our second column focusing on the 5th Congressional District finds an interesting, if somewhat predictable, turn of events.

The 10-year incumbent, Doug Lamborn, now has a Republican primary challenger: 32-year-old Owen Hill, a two-term state senator who recently announced he would challenge the 62-year-old representative, telling the Colorado Springs Gazette that frustration with the incumbent has reached “A deafening chorus.”

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