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Politics:

Hello Colorado, it’s still me, John

  John Hickenlooper is generally a crowd pleaser, but in a debate earlier this month against Bob Beauprez, he said something that drew scoffs and […]...

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September 19, 2014 Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: Karl Rove’s sad, mad, pretend JeffCo coffee klatchers

  It’s no mystery why Republicans keep losing the women’s vote in Colorado (personhood/abortion/birth control). But if you’re even slightly confused, come with me for […]...

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September 19, 2014 Littwin, Littwin Columns, Political Ad Watch, Politics, The Beats

Udall not changing the topic at all

  A women’s right to legal abortion and full access to reproductive health services, including contraception, remains at the center of the message war waging […]...

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September 16, 2014 Health, Just In: Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats

Karl Rove wants to start a ‘real conversation about issues that matter’

  Republican strategist Karl Rove is planning a full $6 million political advertising assault on Colorado voters in the coming weeks in support of U.S. […]...

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September 16, 2014 Elections 2014, Health, Just In: Elections 2014, Political Ad Watch, Politics, The Beats

Sara Barwinski, a minority of one on Hickenlooper fracking commission

  Sara Barwinski is one of the 19 members of the new oil-and-gas task force formed last month by Gov. John Hickenlooper to address concerns […]...

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September 16, 2014 Environment/Energy, Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: War? What war?

Al Hunt makes the case, first made by Thomas Jefferson, that Barack Obama needs congressional approval to fight the war against the Islamic State....

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September 16, 2014 Elections 2014, Politics, The Mix, Uncategorized

Denver Post guv poll: Beauprez, Hickenlooper race a tossup

  Bob Beauprez is running just about even with John Hickenlooper in the Colorado governor’s race, according to the latest Denver Post poll. The margin […]...

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September 11, 2014 Elections 2014, Just In: Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats

Udall up 4 in DenPost poll that looks much like all recent polls

  The Denver Post is out with its first poll of the Udall-Gardner Senate race and, in no real surprise, Mark Udall is leading Cory […]...

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September 11, 2014 Elections 2014, Just In: Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats

The news from Jefferson City, watch for it in a next-round Colorado political ad

  The statehouse in Jefferson City, Missouri, is a straight shot on I70 across Kansas from the statehouse in Denver, Colorado. It’s hundreds of miles […]...

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September 11, 2014 Civil Rights, Elections 2014, Health, Just In: Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats

Shock: Texas officials in no hurry to provide new required voter IDs

  Texas Senate Democrats have been wary from the start about the state’s new Republican-backed voter ID laws. Their wariness grew this week when they […]...

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September 11, 2014 Elections 2014, Just In: Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats

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Climate paradox: More snow, less water?

Juggling Colorado’s already stretched water resources is going to get even tougher in the decades ahead.

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THE BLOGS

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Will Hickenlooper’s fracking commission be clairvoyant?

None of the members appear to represent the views of the activist-constituents who spent thousands of hours of their lives working for greater local regulatory control. Unless they’re clairvoyant.

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EVENTS

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An evening with Mike Keefe, cartoonist

Mark your calendars for an evening with Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Mike Keefe on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 7 to 11 p.m.

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