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Tag Archives: Polly Baca

Colorado Latino leaders stump for Democrats as ballots drop

  DENVER — Latino leaders gathered on the steps of City Hall here Tuesday to strongly encourage community members to vote for Democratic leaders. They […]...

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October 15, 2014 Elections 2014, Just In, Politics, The Beats
DU citizen panel wades into campaign-finance swamplands

DU citizen panel wades into campaign-finance swamplands

DENVER– The University of Denver’s “strategic issues panel of accomplished citizens” tasked with examining campaign finance regulations and making recommendations on how to improve those […]...

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November 29, 2012 Center Well, Politics, Top Stories
Prominent Democrats pick… Michael Bennet for Senate

Prominent Democrats pick… Michael Bennet for Senate

If Democratic Senator Michael Bennet knows anything, it’s that getting women to the polls could be the key to victory next week against Republican challenger […]...

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October 26, 2010 Blog, Civil Rights, Health, Politics
State Latino leaders warm to Ritter, dismiss top Republicans

State Latino leaders warm to Ritter, dismiss top Republicans

DENVER-- Gov. Bill Ritter shored up support with the state's growing number of Latino voters Tuesday, appearing with a group of roughly 40 of the community's leaders, who came to the downtown Auraria campus to endorse him as the best...

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December 16, 2009 Center Well, Civil Rights, Health, Immigration, Politics
Forest Service warns Coloradans: Beware of camping Latinos

Forest Service warns Coloradans: Beware of camping Latinos

In a presentation on recent discoveries of major marijuana-cultivation operations in Colorado, the U.S. Forest Service said it suspected an international cartel was behind the […]...

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August 28, 2009 Blog, Criminal Justice, Immigration, Politics
Group Claims Dozens, Perhaps Thousands, Duped in ‘Voter Fraud’

Group Claims Dozens, Perhaps Thousands, Duped in ‘Voter Fraud’

Opponents of an amendment to ban affirmative action in Colorado delivered a stinging attack on the measure’s sponsors today – and its misleading campaign tactics. […]...

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April 1, 2008 Politics

EVENTS

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Honoring a whistleblower

Please join us Thursday, December 11, for the presentation of The Colorado Independent’s first annual whistleblower award.

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TWITTER

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Global warming takes bite out of Colorado ski season

Normally temperatures at resort elevations this time of year drop into the teens and 20s every night. This season, only a few light frosts have tinged the valleys, leaving the slopes bare and dry.

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THE BLOGS

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News Poem: ‘Law’

For the clatter of broken bullets / four hours on the pavement

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