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Tag Archives: Cleve Tidwell

Buck stature zooms as Colorado GOP delegates celebrate his candidacy

Buck stature zooms as Colorado GOP delegates celebrate his candidacy

LOVELAND-- If GOP U.S. Senate candidates Robert Greenheck, Steve Barton, and Cleve Tidwell are having any effect at all, it is to make Weld County D.A. Ken Buck look like a major candidate, and maybe he is. Candidate Jane Norton...

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May 22, 2010 Center Well, Politics
Another over-the-top tea party message, brought to you by ALG

Another over-the-top tea party message, brought to you by ALG

The petition delivered Monday by the Tea Party of Southern Colorado to the offices of U.S. Rep. John Salazar and U.S. Sens Mark Udall and Michael Bennet was a garbled screed signed by nearly 300 people. In the section...

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November 24, 2009 Blog, Center Well, Health, Marijuana, Politics
Sources: Romanoff planning primary challenge to Bennet for Senate seat

Sources: Romanoff planning primary challenge to Bennet for Senate seat

Former House Speaker Andrew Romanoff is readying a primary challenge to incumbent Democratic U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet. Supporters urged Romanoff to mount a primary challenge to Gov. Bill Ritter, whose surprise appointment of Bennet left some party activists angry,...

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August 28, 2009 Center Well, Politics, Top Stories
Undeclared U.S. Senate candidate Norton receives national nod, frustrating right bloggers

Undeclared U.S. Senate candidate Norton receives national nod, frustrating right bloggers

Raising ire among state conservative bloggers, the National Republican Senatorial Committee appears to have already chosen a favorite in the race to challenge U.S. Sen. […]...

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August 28, 2009 Blog, Politics
Beauprez makes it official on 2010 GOP Senate bid: ‘It won’t be me’

Beauprez makes it official on 2010 GOP Senate bid: ‘It won’t be me’

Putting to rest a recent round of speculation, former U.S. Rep. Bob Beauprez told radio listeners Monday evening he will not seek the Republican nomination […]...

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August 24, 2009 Blog, Politics
Conservative blogger says Beauprez out, Norton in for 2010 Senate race

Conservative blogger says Beauprez out, Norton in for 2010 Senate race

Prominent conservative blogger Ben DeGrow writes Monday afternoon that former U.S. Rep. Bob Beauprez won’t be taking on Democratic U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet next year. […]...

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August 24, 2009 Blog, Marijuana, Politics
Polling guru says Colorado Senate seat more likely to switch parties

Polling guru says Colorado Senate seat more likely to switch parties

Tagging the contenders “an underwhelming field all around,” FiveThirtyEight.com’s Nate Silver lists the Colorado Senate seat held by Democrat Michael Bennet as the seventh-most-likely seat […]...

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August 24, 2009 Blog, Politics
Colorado conservative candidates come together in rarefied air of Beaver Creek

Colorado conservative candidates come together in rarefied air of Beaver Creek

Beaver Creek, the anti-Aspen of Colorado ski resorts for its relentless cozying up to conservatives, once again hosts the ski-to-the-right set Saturday for the Eagle […]...

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August 10, 2009 Blog, Politics
Early Bird Special: Andrews blows an Obama gasket, Senate crowd swells

Early Bird Special: Andrews blows an Obama gasket, Senate crowd swells

Yglesias thinks it’s time to trash the Monday holiday tradition and switch to three-day weekends that start on a Friday. “I think it’s the difference […]...

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July 6, 2009 Blog, Marijuana, Politics
Ritter makes it official that he’s already made it official: He’ll run again in 2010

Ritter makes it official that he’s already made it official: He’ll run again in 2010

Even though he filed paperwork in March to run for a second term, Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter dropped the news Friday morning on 850KOA that he's running for re-election next year. "We have more work to do, and...

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June 5, 2009 Blog, Politics

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Desert drought dust ups avalanche danger in Colorado backcountry

We all know what a blanket of fresh snow is supposed to look like, but for the last 10 years, the snows falling in parts of the Colorado Rockies have been far from virgin white and fluffy.

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THE BLOGS

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Keefe: Cory Gardner as Colorado’s surrealist candidate

You see, he’s not lying. He is “challenging our preconditioned perceptions of reality.”

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EVENTS

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Democracy Now! Denver Double Whammy

On Democracy Now! tomorrow, The Independent’s Susan Greene on the historic $4.65 million jury verdict against the city of Denver for the 2010 city-jail excessive force killing of Marvin Booker, and columnist Mike Littwin on Colorado’s dead-heat races for governor and U.S. Senate.

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