Tag Archives: Michael Bennet

Thunderdome 2015 : Media spotlight vs. election-politics ‘strategery’

“Thunderdome 2015” is The Colorado Independent’s wrap-up series on the 2015 legislative season. For a series overview, check out “Thunderdome 2015: 120 days under the gold […]...

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May 8, 2015 Education, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Homebrew: Carroll vs. Coffman? Coffman vs. Bennet? Bennet vs. Whom? – Let the games begin

To fight? Guess who’s thinking about hopping in line to play fisticuffs for Coffman’s U.S. House seat in the next election? State Senate Minority Leader Morgan Carroll. […]...

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May 6, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Second try $20M Denver Schools bill survives kill committee

In a near-overnight partisan flip-flop, the Senate State Affairs Committee voted 3-2 today to pass a second effort at adjusting the amount of money Denver Public […]...

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May 5, 2015 Capitol Dispatch, Education, Just In, Politics, The Mix, Uncategorized

Do-over $20M Denver Schools bill passes out of House as clock ticks down fast on legislative session

“We have to watch what happens here. You see how it affects us,” she said. “So far, I have not heard a good reason for anyone to vote no on this... We have to show them that community members are...

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May 4, 2015 Education, Just In, The Mix

Coffman donated Aaron Schock cash to military family aid group

The Colorado congressman donated $20,000 to a group that helps veterans' families just three days after after Schock announced he would resign. ...

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April 17, 2015 Just In, The Mix

Sen. Gardner on Iran bill: ‘Now we can speak with one voice’

Colorado U.S. Senator Cory Gardner talked this morning on NBC about the U.S. Senate bill passed unanimously out of committee Wednesday that would define the […]...

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April 15, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: New York Times slams Senate Iran bill supported by Bennet, Gardner

Bad Deal The New York Times editorial board rips the Senate bill on Iran (co-sponsored by Michael Bennet) as a “reckless act,” in which Congress […]...

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April 15, 2015 Just In, The Mix

Bennet says no intention of undercutting Iran deal

"In the coming days I intend to study the proposed agreement carefully," Bennet told the Colorado Independent in an email. "The details really matter here. This is not a time for politics."...

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April 10, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Coffman a top recipient of disgraced Aaron Schock’s campaign cash

Questions about the donations are unlikely to go away any time soon....

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April 8, 2015 Just In, The Mix

Bennet nets $2 million in first quarter for re-election campaign

Bennet had less than $1 million cash on hand at the end of last year -- which was apparently, nearly two years from Election Day, a paltry laughable sum....

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April 7, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix


The Indy’s second annual summer shindig

Come Celebrate The Colorado Independent at its second annual SHINDIG! Thursday, June 18th The Mercury Cafe 2199 California Street Denver, Colorado 80205 DJ starts at […]

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