Tag Archives: Colorado Springs

Littwin: If Hick, Tancredo are actually up and running, give the credit to Trump

As if to prove that desperate times do, in fact, call for desperate measures, I bring you the latest in desperate-sounding Colorado political news in […]...

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August 25, 2017 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Cory Gardner finally held an in-person town hall. Here’s what happened.

“Senator, you suck!” “Party hack!” Those were just a few of the epithets hurled at Republican U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner during his first in-person town […]...

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August 15, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

As GOP El Paso County Commissioners redraw their own district lines today, progressive activists have a message: We’re watching

UPDATE: Members of the El Paso County Commission are set to vote on the new district lines today Democrats in Colorado’s heaviest Republican county are […]...

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June 29, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Leslie Weise: Winner of The Colorado Independent’s 2017 Whistleblower Award

First Leslie Weise blew the whistle. And then she faced jail time. It all started two years ago with what seemed like a simple question: […]...

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April 20, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, Uncategorized

Hundreds in Colorado Springs packed the launch party of a new progressive-moderate group

Call it the Trump effect in Trump country. Hundreds flocked Tuesday evening to fill the Stargazers theater in heavily conservative Colorado Springs for the launch […]...

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February 8, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Colorado Springs Math Teacher + Electoral College = Rebellion

  On Monday evening, Bob Nemanich sat in a red rocking chair on his front porch in a leafy downtown Colorado Springs neighborhood contemplating the future […]...

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November 22, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Bernie Sanders to rally in Colorado Springs for Hillary Clinton

  Bernie Sanders plans to campaign in Colorado Springs on Saturday to rally support for Hillary Clinton. “At an afternoon Get Out the Vote rally in Colorado […]...

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November 2, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

In Colorado’s Trump country, a Bernie revolutionary runs a real campaign

  MANITOU SPRINGS — On Saturday, among a horde of ghouls and zombies on the main drag for this small mountain town’s annual coffin races, was […]...

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October 31, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Gardner endorses Trump after months of silence

Sen. Cory Gardner has endorsed Donald Trump, the Republican nominee with whom he once engaged in a Twitter feud, for president. Gardner has long shown […]...

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August 16, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Mix

Colorado Springs hotel owner, emails: Trump’s entourage got him stuck in that elevator

  The owner of the Mining Exchange hotel in downtown Colorado Springs is feeling vindicated now that e-mails from fire department officials show Donald Trump’s […]...

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August 10, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix, Uncategorized

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The Colorado Independent is happy to announce our participation in the News Match 2017 fundraising campaign. This is your chance to double your tax-deductible donation to our […]

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Leadership at the League of Women Voters in Colorado split over redistricting campaign

The president of the League of Women Voters of Colorado, a nonpartisan voter education group that lent its name and credibility to a revamped campaign to […]

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