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Documents suggest Rove, Norquist groups played beyond campaign finance limits

On its 2012 tax return, GOP strategist Karl Rove's dark money behemoth Crossroads GPS justified its status as a tax-exempt social welfare group in part by citing its grants of $35 million to other similarly aligned nonprofits....

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November 25, 2013 Dig In, Politics, The Beats
AUDIO: NOM pledges to make Starbucks “pay” for support of marriage equality

AUDIO: NOM pledges to make Starbucks “pay” for support of marriage equality

National Organization for Marriage is pledging to continue its efforts to ensure that companies that back same-sex marriage pay a “price” in Middle Eastern countries that are hostile to gay rights....

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November 9, 2012 Center Well, Civil Rights, LGBTQ, Politics, Top Stories

Ugly independent political spending in Colorado tripled in the last election cycle

It will come as no surprise to Coloradans force-fed a fire-hose stream of ugly and untrustworthy campaign election material over the last two years that independent spending-- spending directly tied to no candidate and mostly free of accountability-- more than...

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August 24, 2011 Center Well, Politics

Poll: Perry already leading among Colorado Republican voters

Texas Governor Rick Perry announced he was running for president on Saturday but Colorado Republicans have been eagerly looking forward to the news, according to Public Policy Polling. Perry tied long-running candidate Mitt Romney for the top spot among

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August 15, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Politics
VIDEO: Rove’s American Crossroads running anti-Obama ads in swing states

VIDEO: Rove’s American Crossroads running anti-Obama ads in swing states

American Crossroads Grassroots Policy Strategies, a 501(c)(4) group conceived by former Senior Bush Advisor Karl Rove and former RNC chair Ed Gillespie, is running ads this week criticizing President Obama’s handling of the economy in New Mexico and other swing...

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June 27, 2011 Marijuana, Politics, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Rove greeted by right-wing protesters in Colorado Springs

Former President George W. Bush's chief of staff and senior adviser Karl Rove was greeted by right-wing protesters Wednesday evening at the annual Lincoln Dinner in Colorado Springs, a fundraiser for the El Paso County Republican Party....

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June 2, 2011 Center Well, Health, Immigration, Politics
Hochul edging toward win in New York special election

Hochul edging toward win in New York special election

Democrat Kathy Hochul is reportedly streaming ahead of Republican Jane Corwin in the Buffalo-area special election that has been marked out as a first test of the controversial GOP congressional budget plan crafted by Paul Ryan that seeks to "save"...

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May 24, 2011 Health, Politics, Top Stories
Bennet wins

Bennet wins

With thousands of votes still to be tallied, Michael Bennet has won the first political campaign of his life -- and it was a political battle for the history books. He beat back a serious Democratic Party primary challenge and...

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November 3, 2010 Blog, Center Well, Politics, Top Stories
Lefty nest Aspen increasingly infiltrated by GOP operatives

Lefty nest Aspen increasingly infiltrated by GOP operatives

ASPEN -- Aspen isn't just a haven for liberals. Conservatives network, plot and stuff their war chests here too. A few recent A-list functions, at least two of them deeply shrouded in secrecy, underscore Aspen's importance to the Grand Old...

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October 21, 2010 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories
League of Conservation Voters mocks Buck with phony Facebook Page

League of Conservation Voters mocks Buck with phony Facebook Page

The League of Conservation Voters released a new web video today mocking Republican Colorado Senate candidate Ken Buck’s statements on climate change. In the video, […]...

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October 21, 2010 Blog, Environment/Energy, Politics

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Hick leads; Udall, Gardner tied. Haven’t we heard this all before?

The latest Colorado polls are out (more to come Thursday), and they look a lot like the last round of polls: John Hickenlooper has opened […]

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