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Tag Archives: Karl Rove

Another Karl Rove-Crossroads ad full of Obamacare bunk

  When are cuts to Medicare not cuts to Medicare at all? When Republican politicians on the campaign trail and Karl Rove’s Crossroads GPS Super […]...

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October 3, 2014 Elections 2014, Just In: Elections 2014, Political Ad Watch, Politics, The Beats

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

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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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