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Tag Archives: Scott Gessler

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 Just In, Politics

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 Just In
Littwin Weekly GOP Gov Rankings: Hick shoots self in the foot; someone fires away at all of Tancredo

Littwin Weekly GOP Gov Rankings: Hick shoots self in the foot; someone fires away at all of Tancredo

It's primary week and finally there's news. We have our first-ever shakeup at the top of the Littwin Weekly GOP Governor's Race Rankings. As LeBron James so ably put it, history is made to be broken....

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June 17, 2014 Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats

Pinball, chickens and father-daughter duets: inside three gubernatorial candidates’ cribs

The piece is light on politics and heavy on personality, though the two aren't so easily separated....

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June 16, 2014 Just In

Wiretap: Fracking bans are contagious

Waiting on state legislatures or Congress to stiffen oil-and-gas drilling rules is like waiting for Godot. Nothing happens....

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June 12, 2014 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats

ELECTIONS 2014

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Gardner and Udall have raised and spent millions, but the real money is independent

In what’s shaping up to be one of the most influential congressional races in the nation, U.S. Sen. Mark Udall raised $1.74 million during April and May and spent just over $2 million. His Republican challenger, Rep. Cory Gardner, raised just over $1.5 million and spent roughly $600,000.

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THE BLOGS

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News Poem: ‘Birds of the Flood’

In the morning, the dog puked after lapping from a puddle. / He refused a bowl from the tap as if he knew better.

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EVENTS

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‘It ain’t Latin’: A news-stained poetry happening

Where are poetry and journalism coming together today? Right here at the Colorado Independent and live in Denver, July 26 at the Lighthouse Writers Workshop.

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