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Tag Archives: John Hickenlooper

Hillary Clinton stumps for Colorado Dems, defends role of women’s issues

DENVER— From the stall of my pre-Hillary pee at Aurora’s Radisson hotel, two middle-aged women can be heard talking about how they scored tickets to see […]...

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October 21, 2014 Center Well, Elections 2014, Just In: Elections 2014, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Recalled Sen. Morse joins move to support Colorado ‘gun sense’ candidates

Just over a year ago, state Senate President John Morse was recalled from his Colorado Springs seat for playing a leading role in passing gun-control […]...

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October 20, 2014 Elections 2014

ProgressNow parodies Hickenlooper-hitting Citizens United trailer

Legalized marijuana, background checks for gun purchases, renewable energy development, health care reform, local-control bans on fracking: Citizens United says one man alone is responsible […]...

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October 16, 2014 Just In: Elections 2014, Political Ad Watch

Citizens United movie-advertisers must disclose funders in Colorado

  This week brought a win for supporters of Colorado’s campaign finance disclosure laws when the United States 10th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday […]...

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October 16, 2014 Just In: Elections 2014, Uncategorized

Beauprez aggressive, Hickenlooper confident in Fort Collins debate

“In the four years you spent in Congress,” Hickenlooper said when it was his turn to ask Beauprez a direct question, “did you introduce any bills that ever passed into law?”...

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October 10, 2014 Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Coloradans celebrate gay marriage, rally for upcoming elections

Love may be win for Democrats as well. More than two-thirds of Colorado voters support same-sex marriage....

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October 9, 2014 Elections 2014, LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado’s swift, swerving trip to marriage equality

Jubilant supporters of marriage equality here Monday said that, in hindsight, the glimmer of victory shone in defeats....

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October 7, 2014 Civil Rights, Elections 2014, In-Depth, LGBTQ, The Mix

Littwin: Beauprez goes hard and dark

  PUEBLO — There’s a very thin line between being aggressive and being, well, a jerk. That’s the line Bob Beauprez high-jumped over in a […]...

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October 3, 2014 Elections 2014, Littwin, Littwin Columns

Wound-up Beauprez swipes hard at Hickenlooper in third debate

  PUEBLO, Colo. — For almost the entire hour of the debate held on the dark-draped high stage of the old-school Memorial Hall theater here […]...

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October 3, 2014 Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats

Horrible college GOP ad: Young woman luvs “Bob Boo-Pray”

  A group called the College Republican National Committee has produced swing-state video ads comparing candidates for governor to wedding dresses. I will write that […]...

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October 1, 2014 Just In: Elections 2014

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Desert drought dust ups avalanche danger in Colorado backcountry

We all know what a blanket of fresh snow is supposed to look like, but for the last 10 years, the snows falling in parts of the Colorado Rockies have been far from virgin white and fluffy.

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THE BLOGS

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Keefe: Cory Gardner as Colorado’s surrealist candidate

You see, he’s not lying. He is “challenging our preconditioned perceptions of reality.”

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EVENTS

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Democracy Now! Denver Double Whammy

On Democracy Now! tomorrow, The Independent’s Susan Greene on the historic $4.65 million jury verdict against the city of Denver for the 2010 city-jail excessive force killing of Marvin Booker, and columnist Mike Littwin on Colorado’s dead-heat races for governor and U.S. Senate.

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