“Buck was running a mere 3 points behind in the last poll “
That likely has to do with name recognition. I am not from colorado but I would not take anaother chance on him. When you blow a golden oppurtunity once you should step down and not get in the way next time. Ken Buck is a good man but his time is passed.
“When you blow a golden opportunity once you should step down and not get in the way next time.”
It is extremely lucky that President Ronald Reagan did not have your attitude. If that were the case he would never have been elected. He ran for the republicans nomination and did not win that nomination until his third try.