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Election obsession: When one poll isn’t enough…

Election obsession: When one poll isn’t enough…

Last week, my crystal ball predicted an Obama victory, but if you'd like to follow the polls and make up your own mind, this revolution of the intertubes makes it ridiculously easy. From the possibility of a presidential landslide...

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October 13, 2008 Politics
Colorado only remaining toss-up state, Hotline says

Colorado only remaining toss-up state, Hotline says

Colorado's nine electoral votes are the only ones in the nation not leaning toward either Barack Obama or John McCain, according to an Electoral College projection Friday by the National Journal's Hotline that shows Obama approaching a landslide victory....

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October 10, 2008 Blog, Politics
Colorado “ground zero” for 2008 election

Colorado “ground zero” for 2008 election

Barack Obama's campaign manager told Colorado journalists the state could make the difference in the November election. "Colorado is ground zero in the presidential campaign," Plouffe said in a conference call Thursday, according to the Pueblo Chieftan. "It's one...

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September 19, 2008 Blog, Politics
Electoral vote analysis pegs Colorado as ‘true toss-up’

Electoral vote analysis pegs Colorado as ‘true toss-up’

The Atlantic's weekly electoral map just out includes Colorado among three true toss-up states. Barack Obama holds a slim lead nationwide in the analysis, showing 216 Electoral College votes against John McCain's 200, considering slam-dunks and leaners, out of...

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September 17, 2008 Blog, 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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