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Tag Archives: Bernie Herpin

Republicans lick chops at prospect of state Senate control

With a one-seat Democratic majority in Colorado’s State Senate (18-17) and at least seven races in play, the calculus for dominance in the legislature’s upper […]...

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November 4, 2014 Education, Just In, Top Stories

GOP sets sights on state Senate

Rocky Mountain Gun Owners is stirring it up in three GOP Senate primaries. ...

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March 13, 2014 In-Depth, Politics

Embattled Herpin likely to draw more heat for gun-politics past

The furor over the state senator's 100-round ammo magazine remarks may be diminishing but, as his record on gun rights draws more scrutiny, it may well flare up all over again....

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February 17, 2014 Politics, The Beats
Recall anyone? Bernie Herpin says “maybe a good thing” Holmes had 100-round magazine

Recall anyone? Bernie Herpin says “maybe a good thing” Holmes had 100-round magazine

Now it’s official. If you were wondering when Republicans at the state legislature would finally overreach on guns, you can circle Feb. 12 on your […]...

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February 12, 2014 Littwin

Littwin: Shooting blanks

A stunning thing happened Monday at the Senate committee hearing to repeal background checks for private gun sales. Nothing happened....

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February 4, 2014 Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Colorado state senators make nice on opening day

Opening day in the Colorado Senate was about comity and comedy. There were lots of jokes. How long will the good feelings last?...

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January 9, 2014 Politics, The Mix

Watch: Colorado’s new senators, from recall to roll call

"Considering the recall, the first bill I'm introducing is to repeal the universal background checks and the associated fees," said newly elected Senator George Rivera. ...

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January 9, 2014 In-Depth, Politics, The Beats
Republican Recall Candidates Hit with Abortion Politics Mailers

Republican Recall Candidates Hit with Abortion Politics Mailers

Campaign mailers underlining the anti-abortion views of Republican state senate candidates Bernie Herpin and George Rivera reportedly landed in southern Front Range voter mailboxes over the last two days, stoking flames in the already hot recall elections organized in response...

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August 10, 2013 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Health, Politics, Top Stories

Morse Campaign Charges Bias in Gessler-Approved Recall Ballot Language

ON WEDNESDAY, Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler’s office signed off on ballot language for the state’s first-ever lawmaker recall election, where Democratic state Senate President John Morse will effectively face Republican City Council Member Bernie Herpin. ...

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August 9, 2013 Center Well, Politics, The Blogs, Top Stories

Morse Recall Election Details Emerge

On Tuesday the Colorado secretary of state’s office certified ballot language for the recall and special election targeting Colorado State Senate President John Morse. Ballots are scheduled to land in voter mailboxes as early as August 20. ...

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August 6, 2013 Center Well, Politics, The Mix

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An evening with Clarence Moses-EL

ATTENTION news junkies, civil libertarians, and anyone familiar with the twisted case against Clarence Moses-EL, who spent 28 years behind bars on a wrongful conviction: […]

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Denver East High principal Andy Mendelsberg out after investigation into cheerleading scandal

The principal of Denver’s biggest high school has retired after an investigation into how school district officials handled complaints about the actions of the school’s […]

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