Tag Archives: donald trump

WALKER STAPLETON | A political unknown 8 years ago. Now the establishment GOP’s hope to break a blue wave.

It was the day before Walker Stapleton’s 44th birthday and Colorado’s Republican state treasurer looked relieved. Dressed in a crisp white shirt, red tie and […]...

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June 19, 2018 2018 Governor Race, All stories, In-Depth, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Hickenlooper responds to cries against separating immigrant families. Activists call for public vigilance.

About 60 people chanting rally cries such as “Actions not words, John, actions not words” took to the Capitol Monday morning demanding that Gov. John […]...

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June 18, 2018 Civil Rights, Immigration, Just In, The Beats, The Mix

Littwin: The lowest Trumpian low – traumatizing children in order to build his ridiculous wall

Let’s be clear on this. The cruelty taking place on our borders is intentional and not an unfortunate byproduct of an ill-conceived law. Yes, the […]...

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June 18, 2018 Immigration, Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Mix

‘Don’t leave us in this fight’: Rallying in Denver, immigrants decry family separation

What is happening now at the U.S.-Mexico border, where immigrant parents and children are being forcibly separated under the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” policy is “not […]...

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June 15, 2018 Civil Rights, Immigration, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Short take: Littwin on Trump, Kim, denuclearization and — surprise — Cory Gardner

The word of the day from pundit-world seems to be “snookered,” which is being used to describe Donald Trump’s, uh, accomplishments in Singapore, where, to […]...

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June 12, 2018 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Mix

Littwin: What if it was Roseanne who had grabbed terrified kids from their parents?

It came early in the Twitterverse onslaught, but the most insightful comment I’ve seen on ABC’s decision to cancel Roseanne was that today, in 2018 […]...

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May 30, 2018 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Mix

A sheriff’s dilemma in the face of Trump’s immigration agenda

This story is the second in a series that examines how a rural Colorado community is grappling with the uncertainties around immigration. Read the first story […]...

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May 11, 2018 High Country News, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Littwin: Strangest thing about the unhinged Rudy interview is that it was all planned

Let’s give everyone the benefit of the doubt and agree that Rudy Giuliani’s bombshell pronouncements to Sean Hannity were actually part of a plan. What […]...

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May 3, 2018 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Mix

ACLU gets ‘class action’ status in ICE lawsuit against El Paso County sheriff

A lawsuit by the American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado challenging the way the El Paso County Sheriff works with federal immigration officials and people […]...

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May 1, 2018 Criminal Justice, Immigration, Just In, The Beats, The Blogs

Littwin: In the Trump-Comey spitting match, is anyone winning or is everyone losing?

In the midst of the longest run of self-inflicted wounds known to man, Donald Trump caught a huge break. And then, of course, he tossed […]...

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April 17, 2018 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, The Mix

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7/20/18 The Red Tent

Red Tent Bazaar Fundraiser for The Colorado Independent Wear red and join us for a night of drinks, music, dancing and laughter to benefit The […]

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How much each candidate for governor raised from inside Colorado in 8 charts

It’s time to take another look at where gubernatorial donors are coming from— in terms of geography at least. We examined this topic last month, […]

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