Rep. Jared Polis wins new term to Congress | VailDaily.com

Rep. Jared Polis wins new term to Congress

Democratic Rep. Jared Polis has won a new term to return to Congress.

Polis of Boulder defeated Republican challenger Nicholas Morse in Colorado’s 2nd Congressional District, which includes the eastern part of Eagle County. This will be his fifth term.

Polis is known for advocating for greater limits on oil and gas drilling. He also is one of the few members of Congress to back marijuana legalization.