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Tag Archives: Co-02

Salazar taps Shafroth for fish, wildlife and parks deputy post at Interior

Salazar taps Shafroth for fish, wildlife and parks deputy post at Interior

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced Tuesday afternoon that fourth-generation Colorado resident Will Shafroth, who ran unsuccessfully for Congress last summer, will be the department’s deputy […]...

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March 10, 2009 Blog, Environment/Energy, Politics
Polis, Starin differ dramatically on gay rights issues in Colorado’s 2nd district

Polis, Starin differ dramatically on gay rights issues in Colorado’s 2nd district

Republican 2nd Congressional District candidate Scott Starin balks at the notion of amending the U.S. Constitution, an action he says should not be taken lightly. But when it comes to same-sex marriage, he would be willing to make an exception. “At...

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October 27, 2008 Center Well, Civil Rights, Politics
Polis opponent Starin says climate change not caused by man

Polis opponent Starin says climate change not caused by man

Echoing his party’s vice presidential nominee, Republican congressional candidate Scott Starin Wednesday told the Colorado Independent he does not believe global climate change is caused by man. Starin, a Lafayette aerospace engineer who’s running against Boulder Democrat Jared Polis for the...

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October 23, 2008 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories
In High Stakes Money Race, CD2 Dems Focus on Primary Ground Game

In High Stakes Money Race, CD2 Dems Focus on Primary Ground Game

Both Congressional District 2 Democratic candidates Joan Fitz-Gerald and Jared Polis got what they wanted over the weekend at the CD2 assembly in Westminster, landing […]...

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May 12, 2008 Politics
Live Q&A with CD-2 Candidate Joan Fitz-Gerald

Live Q&A with CD-2 Candidate Joan Fitz-Gerald

Joan Fitz-Gerald, second congressional district candidate and former Colorado Senate President, talked live with Colorado Confidential readers this morning. Read more to see her responses […]...

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March 31, 2008 Politics
COMING: Live Q&A with CD-2 Candidate Joan Fitz-Gerald

COMING: Live Q&A with CD-2 Candidate Joan Fitz-Gerald

Join Joan Fitz-Gerald, second congressional district candidate and former Colorado Senate President, for a live 30 minute Q&A on Monday, March 31 at 10 a.m. […]...

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March 28, 2008 Politics
Democratic Hopefuls Unveil Plan to End War

Democratic Hopefuls Unveil Plan to End War

Ten  U.S. House candidates, including CD-2′s Jared Polis, offer a sweeping strategy to get out of Iraq, as Mike Lillis from Washington Independent reports....

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March 18, 2008 Marijuana, Politics
CD-2 Candidates Get Virtual in Online Debate Tonight

CD-2 Candidates Get Virtual in Online Debate Tonight

Coming on the heels of the president’s State of the Union speech Monday night, the intersection of political rhetoric and reality becomes even more acute […]...

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January 29, 2008 Politics
Live Q&A with CD-2 Will Shafroth

Live Q&A with CD-2 Will Shafroth

Will Shafroth, candidate for Colorado’s 2nd congressional district, talked live with Colorado Confidential readers this morning. Read more to see what he had to say […]...

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January 23, 2008 Politics
COMING: Live Q&A with CD-2 Candidate Will Shafroth

COMING: Live Q&A with CD-2 Candidate Will Shafroth

Join Will Shafroth, candidate for Colorado’s 2nd congressional district, for a live 30 minute Q&A on Wednesday, Jan. 23 at 10 a.m. MST. Shafroth will […]...

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January 22, 2008 Politics

ELECTIONS 2014

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Gardner and Udall have raised and spent millions, but the real money is independent

In what’s shaping up to be one of the most influential congressional races in the nation, U.S. Sen. Mark Udall raised $1.74 million during April and May and spent just over $2 million. His Republican challenger, Rep. Cory Gardner, raised just over $1.5 million and spent roughly $600,000.

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THE BLOGS

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News Poem: ‘Birds of the Flood’

In the morning, the dog puked after lapping from a puddle. / He refused a bowl from the tap as if he knew better.

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EVENTS

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‘It ain’t Latin’: A news-stained poetry happening

Where are poetry and journalism coming together today? Right here at the Colorado Independent and live in Denver, July 26 at the Lighthouse Writers Workshop.

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