Tag Archives: Scott Gessler

Appeal denied: Former Secretary of State Scott Gessler violated public trust

Former Secretary of State Scott Gessler broke the rules and violated the public trust by spending Secretary of State office money for personal and political […]...

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

Wiretap: Looking at de Blasio

In the wake of the killings of two New York City police officers, the rift between the mayor the police union may make it more […]...

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December 22, 2014 Just In

CO high court denies Gessler appeal, ending campaign finance disclosure case

DENVER — The Colorado Supreme Court yesterday ended a multi-year battle over campaign finance rules that pitted Secretary of State Scott Gessler against nonprofits Colorado […]...

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December 10, 2014 Just In
Williams to follow Gessler as secretary of state

Williams to follow Gessler as secretary of state

Republican Wayne Williams beat Democrat Joe Neguse, Libertarian David Schambach and Amanda Campbell of the American Constitution Party to replace Secretary of State Scott Gessler, […]...

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November 5, 2014 Election 2014: Statewide Offices, Elections 2014, Just In

Computer glitches and alleged Gessler grandstanding

The glitchiness of Colorado's vote-tracking system spurred 2nd District Congressman Jared Polis, a Democrat from Boulder, to call outgoing Republican Secretary of State Scott Gessler to task....

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November 4, 2014 Just In

Vote’s outcome will yield new secretary of state for Colorado

Newcomers will occupy at least two of the four executive-branch Cabinet offices up for election today. Secretary of State Scott Gessler chose not to run […]...

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November 3, 2014 Election 2014: Featured, Election 2014: Statewide Offices

O’Keefe uncovers hypothetical support for hypothetical voter fraud

  Conservative political poltergeist James O’Keefe’s mustache-glue gambit aired its big payoff this week in a YouTube video that ostensibly catches staffers for Greenpeace and Work for […]...

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October 23, 2014 Just In

Wiretap: Taking aim at the War on Voting

Judge Nelva Gonzalez Ramos rules on the big lie behind Voter ID laws, finding the Texas version violated both the Equal Protection clause and the Voting Rights Act. She called the law an "unconstitutional poll tax." ...

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October 13, 2014 Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: War or counterterrorism?

Are we at war against ISIS? Or is it, as President Obama put it, a "counterterrorism campaign"?...

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September 15, 2014 Elections 2014, The Mix

With primary win, Beauprez, state GOP escape disaster

In his broad steady smile polished with camera light and in a rolling victory speech prepared on and off for years, former Congressman Bob Beauprez on Tuesday night looked and sounded like relief and redemption....

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June 25, 2014 In-Depth, Politics, The Beats


VIDEO: Drilling into Colorado fracking

In April, The Colorado Independent hosted a panel discussion at Denver Open Media about fracking in Colorado. It was hosted by former Managing Editor John […]

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