THE MIX

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5 Republicans voted against Chicano History Week. Here’s why.

Joe Salazar, the embattled Democratic representative from Thorton, Colorado, had a victory this week. A measure he sponsored designating February 2-8 as Chicano History Week passed the […] > read more

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Senate president praises Koch group: “AFP is a partner of ours”

DENVER, CO — Members of the billionaire Koch brothers-founded conservative group Americans for Prosperity showed up to the state Capitol Thursday to drum up lawmakers’ support. And […] > read more

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The weakening of Latino political power in Colorado

Ruben Valdez believes there’s a tsunami coming to Colorado – a tsunami of Hispanic lawmakers who’ll be part of the changing face of state government […] > read more

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Littwin: Wall Street questions drag Hillary Clinton down

It was great theater, but I’m pretty sure it wasn’t an act. I’m guessing Hillary Clinton actually believes that there’s too much big money in […] > read more

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Poll shows Sanders edging in on Clinton, Trump leads GOP pack

Bernie Sanders is closing the gap on Hillary Clinton nationally, according to a new poll from Quinnipiac University. Clinton has 44 percent of Democratic voters, Sanders […] > read more

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Can Colorado create a multicultural curriculum without twisting arms?

High schooler Tlatoani Garcia used to get kicked out of class for questioning his teacher about who discovered America. He worried he’d become just another […] > read more

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Colorado hunters want to be pretty in pink

Pink is the new orange. That’s what Sen. Kerry Donovan, a Vail Democrat, hopes to convince the Senate in the coming week. She’s the sponsor […] > read more

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Democrats aim to fix the immigrant driver’s license debacle

Marvin, an undocumented Latino immigrant in Denver, has been calling to schedule an appointment to get his driver’s license for more than a year. Four […] > read more

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Here’s how many unaffiliated voters became Dems before the Colorado deadline

  During a Feb. 3 event for Bernie Sanders in Colorado Springs, field director Josh Phillips told supporters the campaign had convinced 3,000 non-Democratic voters to change […] > read more

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The nanny state winces about football. But “Go Broncs,” anyway.

At the bank yesterday, my teller wore not only a Peyton Manning jersey and Broncos nail extensions, but also “eye black” as a fashion statement. […] > read more

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Bernie Sanders ‘political revolution’ jolts Colorado Springs

  COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — The Democrats who believe in Bernie Sanders risked leaving their cars stuck in unplowed snow for the night as they packed into a […] > read more

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Wiretap: What did Hillary Clinton say to Goldman Sachs?

Goldman Sachs It’s 2016 and Clinton still doesn’t know how to answer the question about the big-money speeches she gave to Goldman Sachs. Via Politico. Words count […] > read more