The 2002 Colorado gubernatorial election was held on November 5, 2002 to select the governor of the state of Colorado. Bill Owens, the Republican incumbent, defeated Democratic nominee Rollie Heath to win a second term. Owen's win set the record for biggest win in a Colorado gubernatorial election. As of 2018, this is the most recent election in which a Republican was elected Governor of Colorado.
Primary elections
Republican Party
Bill Owens, incumbent Governor of Colorado
Democratic Party
Rollie Heath, businessman
General election
Complete video of debate, September 7, 2002
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