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Tag Archives: Mitt Romney

Beauprez banking success not such a success

The bank sale looked like a win-win. But the end result was unexpected losses, both for the bank and for Beauprez’ political future....

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September 26, 2014 Elections 2014, In-Depth, Just In: Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Beauprez ’47 percent’ video no surprise to Tea Party politics watchers

Conservatives had been harping on the "47 percent" for years; it was just the latest version of the "welfare queen" line of attack popularized on the right in the Reagan era....

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July 3, 2014 In-Depth, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: Bob Beauprez, welcome to the general election campaign

  GIVE Bob Beauprez credit. He did his bit. He saved the Colorado Republican Party from Tom Tancredo. But now he faces an even tougher […]...

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July 3, 2014 Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: The return of the ’47 percent’

On the right, they never really went away. In a video from 2010, GOP candidate for governor Bob Beauprez says nearly half of Americans are "perfectly happy that someone else is paying the bill." ...

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July 3, 2014 Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: Lots of college debt, no college degree

The real problem is not the barista poet. It's the person with school debt who doesn't finish school. According to Brookings, the average amount of debt in those households has doubled over the last two decades....

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June 24, 2014 Education, Environment/Energy, Politics, The Beats, The Mix
It’s Tuesday!!!! Littwin’s Weekly GOP Governor’s Race Rankings

It’s Tuesday!!!! Littwin’s Weekly GOP Governor’s Race Rankings

Here we go again. It’s time for the latest GOP gov rankings. Last week’s rankings are in parentheses. 1. (1) Tom Tancredo. The question facing […]...

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May 13, 2014 Littwin, Uncategorized

Littwin: Still stuck at ‘self deport’

  If you want to understand the brief life and painful death of the House Republican plan for immigration reform, you don’t have to travel […]...

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February 14, 2014 Immigration, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: Just don’t say ‘amnesty’

The big story out of the House Republican retreat is, of course, the House Republican retreat on immigration reform....

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January 31, 2014 Civil Rights, Immigration, In-Depth, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Inequality report: Colorado income gap steadily widening

Colorado places among the top ten states in the nation when it comes to measuring the pace of income inequality growth over the past three and half decades. It's nothing to brag about....

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January 30, 2014 Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Littwin: Obamacare rollout 2.0

  We have finally reached the day of reckoning for Obamacare. Yes, the day comes a little late. In fact, it comes about about a […]...

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December 3, 2013 Health, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

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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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