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Tag Archives: Michael Bennet

National Republicans really, really want to defeat Colorado U.S. Senator Bennet

How badly is the Republican National Committee pining to defeat swing-state Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet next year? Very, very badly. A fundraising email today […]...

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March 6, 2015 Just In

The muck of it: Keystone pipeline politics

Colorado’s U.S. Senators, Democrat Michael Bennet and Republican Cory Gardner, joined with 60 of their colleagues last week to vote in favor of constructing TransCanada […]...

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February 2, 2015 Just In

Bennet votes with Senate GOP in pipeline political theater

Bennet didn't just vote for the bill. He also voted against amendments brought by Democrats meant to shore up environmental protections....

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January 30, 2015 The Mix, Uncategorized

Littwin: Help wanted in Hillaryland

If you haven’t heard the news, let me be the one to break it to you: Hillary Clinton is definitely running for president (OK, you […]...

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January 27, 2015 Littwin, Littwin Columns

Koch-backed groups move fast post-election to head off wind-power tax credit

Conservative groups funded by the oil billionaire Koch brothers dumped millions of dollars this year into electing Republicans to Congress, and now they are looking to take advantage of coming Republican control on Capitol Hill. ...

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November 10, 2014 Environment/Energy, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: Republicans win in Obamaland

It was in the governors' races that Republicans really broke through -- winning 11 races in 22 Obama states. What does it mean? We'll find out in 2016....

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November 6, 2014 The Mix

Bennet knew ‘it was going to be close’

U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet of Colorado had the unenviable challenge of building support for Democratic candidates nationwide — and potentially retaining control of the Senate […]...

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November 4, 2014 Just In

Udall doing really old-school stumping to turn out votes

  Via Washington Post reporter Katie Zezima, who has apparently chased the campaign to Fort Collins this morning. It’s one stop on a three-college-campus tour […]...

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November 4, 2014 Just In

JeffCo Election Day countdown: The view from the eye of the hurricane

  HOLLY Lindsey is the voter all those TV ads are aimed at. She has lived nearly all her life in Jefferson County. She’s middle-class, […]...

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October 31, 2014 Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats

Get Them All Out: Colorado Dems bet big on ground game

  TEN miles west of Denver, Shawna Fritzler’s upper-middle-class development blooms on a rural two-lane road peppered by occasional crumbling farmhouses. This conservative hamlet in […]...

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October 29, 2014 Elections 2014, In-Depth, Just In

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Video: Why Colo hasn’t elected a female governor or U.S. senator

The Colorado Independent hosted Talking Colorado Women in Politics, March 4, 2015, at The Mercury Cafe.

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News Poem: #15

Breathless, we are auspicious / food for another god. I assure you.

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