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Tag Archives: Karl Rove

Littwin: Karl Rove’s sad, mad, pretend JeffCo coffee klatchers

  It’s no mystery why Republicans keep losing the women’s vote in Colorado (personhood/abortion/birth control). But if you’re even slightly confused, come with me for […]...

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September 19, 2014 Littwin, Littwin Columns, Political Ad Watch, Politics, The Beats

Udall not changing the topic at all

  A women’s right to legal abortion and full access to reproductive health services, including contraception, remains at the center of the message war waging […]...

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September 16, 2014 Health, Just In: Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats

Karl Rove wants to start a ‘real conversation about issues that matter’

  Republican strategist Karl Rove is planning a full $6 million political advertising assault on Colorado voters in the coming weeks in support of U.S. […]...

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September 16, 2014 Elections 2014, Health, Just In: Elections 2014, Political Ad Watch, Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: Fighting and infighting over ISIS in Syria

The Daily Beast explains why Barack Obama’s we-have-no-strategy line means that there is no strategy yet on what to do about ISIS in Syria. The real fighting going on is within the Obama inner circle....

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August 29, 2014 The Mix, Uncategorized

Flattery: Karl Rove tweaked our reporting for a Crossroads ad

Let’s play a fun game, what single word makes these two sentences different? “On the eastern plains, patients now outnumber their doctors 5,000 to one.” […]...

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August 28, 2014 Just In: Elections 2014

Team Udall goes meta

  After weeks of increasingly high-pitched campaign ad volleying in the Colorado senate race between incumbent Mark Udall and Congressman Cory Gardner, Team Udall this […]...

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August 19, 2014 Just In: Elections 2014

Gardner’s awkward scheduling priorities

During the floods and the government shutdown he was hobnobbing with Karl Rove and his money men. During the Deepwater Horizon catastrophe it was lobbyists for British Petroleum. ...

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July 9, 2014 Environment/Energy, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Mucho dinero pours into swing-state Colorado for TV ads

  OF the millions of dollars candidates, party committees and outside groups have spent on TV air time in Colorado, not one dime has been […]...

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July 9, 2014 Political Ad Watch, Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: House Republicans determined to keep losing and losing on gay rights

How will they react to a rule set to come today from the labor department stating that any employee can take leave from work to care for a same-sex spouse no matter whether or not they "live in a state...

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June 20, 2014 Civil Rights, Health, LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: Udall rails against ‘culture of misinformation’ on NSA spying

Udall's letter accused the administration of trying to "justify" now demonstrably false statements it made to the Supreme Court in a 2012 case involving NSA surveillance....

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May 14, 2014 Civil Rights, Environment/Energy, Health, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

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Climate paradox: More snow, less water?

Juggling Colorado’s already stretched water resources is going to get even tougher in the decades ahead.

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THE BLOGS

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Mike Keefe’s animal magnetism

The Colorado Independent and Beacon Reader have joined forces to help bring Pulitzer Prize-winning political cartoonist Mike Keefe’s work back to Colorado readers on a weekly basis.

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Watch: Pulitzer-winning Mike Keefe talks cartooning, independent media

Mike Keefe has been a Colorado editorial cartoonist for three decades. He left the downsizing Denver Post in 2011, the year after he won a Pulitzer prize, and now he’s working with the Colorado Independent. Join our virtual event.

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