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Politics:

Statehouse races are already burning big bucks

Most candidates for the state House and Senate won’t face off until fall, but a handful of primary races are already shaping up to be […]...

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May 4, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

$22.7 million already given to state campaigns for fall elections

Voters may be months away from being asked whether grocery stores can sell full-strength beer and wine, local governments can ban hydraulic fracturing or the […]...

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May 3, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

These 3 GOP lawmakers killed an anti-‘Rolling Coal’ bill in Colorado

  A pick-up truck sporting a sticker reading “Prius repellent” with arrows pointing to two big chrome exhaust pipes rolls up next to you and belches […]...

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May 2, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Senate candidate Jon Keyser sues his way onto the ballot

Update, 5 p.m. April 29: Denver District Court Judge Michael Martinez has ordered Secretary of State Wayne Williams to delay finalizing the primary ballot for the […]...

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April 29, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Littwin: The GOP needs to win Colorado. So why is the Senate race a farce?

For those keeping score at home, yesterday was the day chaos in the Colorado Republican Party turned to farce, setting records for unforced errors along […]...

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April 29, 2016 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Darryl Glenn seeks Blaha, Frazier support after ballot blooper

And then there were two. Maybe three. We’ll see.  But the campaigns of two more candidates in the big U.S. Senate race in Colorado were dealt potential […]...

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April 28, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Hospital provider fee bill survives furious House challenge

  With just 13 days to go in the 2016 legislative session, the House today held its long-awaited debate on whether to reclassify a billion-dollar […]...

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April 28, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

El Paso County GOP group endorses a Libertarian for U.S. Senate

  COLORADO SPRINGS — A group of Colorado Springs Republicans Wednesday endorsed Lily Tang Williams, the Libertarian candidate running in Colorado’s U.S. Senate race. The […]...

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April 28, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

How Colorado Dems beat attacks on the Clean Power Plan

DENVER — A months-long attempt by Republican lawmakers to halt state action on the Clean Power Plan came to a predictable end Wednesday in the […]...

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April 28, 2016 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Lawyer trying to get Jon Keyser on the ballot also represents the state GOP

  The attorney who filed a lawsuit to help former lawmaker Jon Keyser secure a spot on the U.S. Senate Republican primary ballot also advises […]...

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April 27, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

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Truth, Lies and Videotape: Political TV ads in an election year

Feeling bombarded with all of the political ads on TV this time of year? Ready to tune out of campaign season? Don’t get overwhelmed – […]

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An Aspen reporter got drunk for journalism— and the cops bought his drinks

  Best assignment of the week? Maybe for Aspen Times reporter Jason Auslander who penned this lede for an April 30 front-page story: On Tuesday, my job was to get drunk. […]

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