Tag Archives: Dan Maes

Marshall’s embattled Colorado House candidacy highlights rift on the right

Nathaniel Marshall was reportedly recruited to run for office by Tim Neville, a prominent Colorado Republican politician with close ties to far-right kingmaker Dudley Brown....

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March 27, 2014 In-Depth, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: No-shows at the no-headline debate

debate was dominated by the absence of the boycotters, who are the apparent front-runners in the field and who didn't have a single good reason not to be there....

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February 19, 2014 Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Wadhams: Washed up or back on winning track in Michigan?

Depending on what website you first saw the weekend news about Dick Wadhams’ new job, the former Colorado Republican Party chief is either a genius political puppet master/kingmaker or a bumbling GOP operative who badly botched the last few races...

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September 27, 2011 Center Well, Politics

McCain heckled by Dan Maes-style anti-UN Tea Partiers

It's angry Tea Party town hall month in America and, in Arizona yesterday, Senator John McCain got a taste of the kind of crazy that colored Colorado's gubernatorial race last year. The longtime public servant and one-time GOP presidential...

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August 9, 2011 Center Well, Politics

Colorado House Majority Leader Stephens under siege from the right

Colorado House Majority Leader Amy Stephens is feeling the heat – not from sweltering summer temperatures but instead from the sizzling tempers of Republican "anarchists" who think the Monument legislator has violated conservative and constitutional values. They seem bent on...

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August 3, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Health, Politics

Dan Maes becomes factor in redistricting as talks stall

Republicans countered Democratic desires for drawing competitive districts Wednesday by refusing to use party registration as a factor in the Joint Select Committee on Redistricting's effort to draw Congressional lines. The move led to another stalemate between the parties, leaving...

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April 21, 2011 Center Well, Politics

PPP Poll: Colorado GOP Chair Wadhams right to flee

On Monday, Colorado Republican Party Chair Dick Wadhams announced he was ending his bid for reelection. He said he didn't want to lead a party dominated by inflexible Tea Party "nuts" who know little about how politics works. If...

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February 9, 2011 Center Well, Politics, Top Stories
Dick Wadhams calls it quits

Dick Wadhams calls it quits

Declaring that he would have won, but just didn't want to put up with all the second-guessing and back-stabbing, Colorado GOP Chair Dick Wadhams today told Fox 31 he is not running for another term. ...

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February 7, 2011 Politics, Top Stories

Wadhams pleads case for reelection as Colorado GOP chairman

Dick Wadhams announced Tuesday that he will run for a third term as Colorado Republican Party chairman. The news comes as little surprise to watchers of the proud party boss, but Wadhams will surely face strong opposition among Republicans...

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January 18, 2011 Center Well, Politics

Latino Republican anti-bigotry campaign draws angry Colorado GOP response

As the nation's political class wrestles with the violence in Arizona that killed and injured more than twenty people and landed Rep. Gabrielle Giffords in the hospital with a bullet through the brain, leading national Latino conservative organization Somos...

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January 11, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics

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Indy Editor Susan Greene on surviving Colorado’s news apocalypse

Journalism in Colorado is under siege. And headlines keep coming about censorship, layoffs and protests in local newsrooms. Join Colorado Independent Editor Susan Greene at the […]

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Carbon monoxide leak at Aloft Hotel sent 18 people to hospital

Eighteen people were given emergency treatment Tuesday after a carbon monoxide leak at the Aloft Hotel near Denver International Airport. Aurora Fire Rescue evacuated the […]

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