Tag Archives: Scott Gessler

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: Elections 2014

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

Littwin: Tancredo on his knees

It may not have been much of a win for Bob Beauprez, but it was a huge victory for Colorado Republicans....

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June 25, 2014 Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Live blog archive: 2014 Primary Election Day

  THE MAIN ACTION today in Colorado is happening on the Republican side. There’s a four-way race for governor pitting anti-illegal immigration warrior and former Congressman […]...

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June 24, 2014 Politics, The Mix

Beauprez wins GOP nomination for Governor

DENVER — Former Congressman Bob Beauprez rallied Republican supporters after winning the party’s nomination in a four-way race tonight, emphasizing party unity and signaling his […]...

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June 24, 2014 Politics, The Beats

Primary day: Looking for signs

“This is like the hardest page of ‘Where’s Waldo?' except there’s no Waldo." ...

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June 24, 2014 Elections 2014, Political Ad Watch, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: A GOP primary election doomed to end on the rocks

This is the day Republican primary voters should be nominating someone who could reasonably challenge incumbent Gov. John Hickenlooper. But they won't, because there's no one in the four-way field who can....

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June 24, 2014 Immigration, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Last cash dash reported by GOP primary candidates for governor

Republican candidates for governor of Colorado have yet to out-raise moderate Democratic incumbent John Hickenlooper, or differentiate themselves from each other with a fundraising mega-haul....

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June 17, 2014 The Mix

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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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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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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