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Politics:

Beauprez makes GOP gov race — barely

2006 GOP gubernatorial nominee gets just enough signatures to make the primary ballot a four-way race....

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April 16, 2014 Just In, Politics

Senate works to keep military bases open; House to employ veterans

Notes from the 99th day of the 2014 legislative session. ...

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April 16, 2014 Capitol Notebook, Just In, Politics

Wiretap: Papers get Pulitzer, Snowden gets exile

The Pulitzer committee awarded the big prize to the Washington Post and the Guardian for their coverage of the Snowden-NSA story. It was an easy call....

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April 16, 2014 Civil Rights, Just In, Politics, The Beats
Campaign cash: Keeping up with the congressional candidates

Campaign cash: Keeping up with the congressional candidates

Colorado Independent is updating the big numbers from congressional candidates as they file quarterly reports with the Federal Election Commission on April 15....

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April 15, 2014 Just In, Politics

Wiretap: You will not deny your connection to the black everyman

Doug Glanville, former baseball player, ESPN baseball analyst, was racially profiled shoveling snow in his driveway. He wants to turn that somehow into a good thing....

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April 15, 2014 Civil Rights, Just In, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: GOP race for governor still a mad toss-up

  As a longtime (really, really longtime) political pundit, I’m embarrassed to say I have no idea who is going to win the Republican primary […]...

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April 15, 2014 Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Ethics commission rules for Hickenlooper against Gessler

The embattled commission opened itself up to more abuse when it ruled to dismiss a complaint against Democratic Governor John Hickenlooper and then declined to revisit a decision it handed down last year against Republican Secretary of State Scott Gessler....

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April 15, 2014 Politics, The Beats

Senate moves college affordability bill; House works to better serve juvenile offenders

Notes from the 97th day of the 2014 legislative session. ...

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April 14, 2014 Capitol Notebook, Politics

Colorado GOP primaries: Divisive or unifying?

With a crowded governor's race and congressional and legislative primaries, Republicans look for a balance between competition and cohesion....

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April 14, 2014 Dig In, Just In, Politics

Wiretap: More shootings, this time ‘hate of an ancient vintage’

Passover-eve at the Jewish Community Center in suburban Kansas City. "If history teaches anything, it’s the sad fact that when a gunman seeks out a Jewish center and opens fire, the motive is hate of an ancient vintage."...

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April 14, 2014 Civil Rights, Just In, Politics, The Beats

LITTWIN

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Tancredo says he’s definitely in for the long haul. Maybe.

The hot rumor — as Eli Stokols and I both happened to write today — is that Tom Tancredo is looking for a way out […]

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THE BLOGS

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News Poem: ‘On the rocks’

I said we’d be in the protected bays where the Southern Ocean meets the most southerly continent. She said, oh. I said I thought if I paddled far enough from the ship I might hear icebergs melting. I said, they said we could hear gas escaping from the ice. I said, they said it would sound a bit like a soda can being slowly opened.

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DISPATCHES

Derek Kitchen and Moudi Sbeity, plaintiffs in a pathbreaking gay marriage case before the Tenth ...
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on Santa Fe st.
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North of Trinidad, by Miles Moffeit
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Hindsight by Miles Moffeit
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Lt Gov Garcia celebrates 50th anniversary of wilderness act
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with #SCOTUS hearing the #hobbylobby case today, Denver crafters deliver no thx notes to AG Suthers
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