Tag Archives: Amy Stephens

Former Colorado House Majority Leader Amy Stephens on women in politics and facing down fear, threats, stalking

In Colorado over the past few election cycles, partisan sniping and ideological battles have moved beyond distracting and annoying to become scary. Exaggerated and ugly […]...

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March 25, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats

Under threat: Lawmakers work to end digital harassment

Lawmakers and their families face frequent threats; death and rape top the list. Former state lawmaker Amy Stephens, R-Monument, knows this well. In 2011, when […]...

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March 24, 2015 Capitol Dispatch, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Littwin: Tancredo on his knees

It may not have been much of a win for Bob Beauprez, but it was a huge victory for Colorado Republicans....

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June 25, 2014 Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

All agree ethics board is troubled, views vary on how to fix it

Eight years after voters created Colorado’s Independent Ethics Commission, the board is fraught with problems — lack of funding makes it hard for citizens to bring complaints and elected officials worry they won't be given sufficient tools to defend themselves...

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March 17, 2014 In-Depth, Politics

Critics see proposed ethics commission cure as bad medicine

Although critics say it would do more damage than good, in a building brimming with possible defendants, the bill might gain traction....

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February 28, 2014 Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: At least now they’re trying

Cory Gardner's entrance into the race to take on Mark Udall is a huge political story. The moribund elephant that is the state Republican Party just flapped its ears and lifted its trunk for the first time in forever. ...

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February 27, 2014 Politics, The Beats, The Mix
Is Cory Gardner riding to the rescue while Ken Buck takes his high heel boots down the trail?

Is Cory Gardner riding to the rescue while Ken Buck takes his high heel boots down the trail?

The news is out: Republicans have not given up in Colorado. They have gone to their bench to put Cory Gardner into the game, according […]...

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February 26, 2014 Littwin

Littwin: Ken Buck wants to assure you he won’t implode

Ken Buck he wants you to know -- now that he's running for the Senate again -- that he is actually very much pro-woman....

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February 26, 2014 Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Senate hopeful Amy Stephens half-defends “AmyCare”

After much speculation, Republican Rep. and U.S. Senate hopeful Amy Stephens went ahead and half-defended her support of the Colorado health care exchange today when Rep. Janak Joshi brought a measure to repeal the exchange before the Public Health Care...

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February 25, 2014 The Mix

Waiting for the shakeout

There are people in Big Money Republican circles eyeing campaign races around the country. So far, they don’t see anything worth spending on in swing-state Colorado...

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February 21, 2014 In-Depth, Politics, The Beats

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How to save the Denver Post— Part II: This Thursday, May 17 at 6:30 p.m.

News junkies in Colorado are embroiled in a fierce debate over how best to save The Denver Post from its vampiric owners – the hedge […]

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The Home Front: A legal challenge to Boulder’s ‘ban on assault weapons’ hits 24 hours after it was voted into law

“Cody Wisniewski made good on his threat Tuesday night to sue Boulder and its council, mounting a legal challenge to the city’s ban on assault […]

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