Tag Archives: benghazi

Littwin: Clinton’s Benghazi hearing: Tragedy or farce? Why choose?

If you somehow missed all 11 hours of the much-hyped, made-for-TV, Benghazi- committee grilling of Hillary Clinton, you don’t need to go to the video. […]...

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October 23, 2015 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: Hillary Clinton survives the Benghazi panel

Nothing new Months of waiting, 8 hours of asking and dozens of the same questions that have been answered before. Little new information surfaced yesterday when the House […]...

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October 23, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: The death of the center in US politics

No center How do you explain Jim Webb dropping out of the primary, Joe Biden opting not to run, and Paul Ryan wrangling with the Freedom […]...

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October 22, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: Both parties aren’t just in crisis. They’re in a time warp.

Bipartisan issue Sure, the GOP seems perilously split. But Matt Yglesias at Vox argues the Dems are in crisis too. Time machine Republicans and Democrats have one thing […]...

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October 19, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: Religion, guns and politics fuel the mass-shooting debate

Another shooting The Umpqua Community College killer was armed, reports say, with three handguns and an assault rifle. One witness said the Oregon shooter, Chris […]...

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October 2, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Littwin: Clinton swims in scandal, but she never seems to drown

It’s early days in Hillary Clinton’s quest for the presidency, but already it feels like old times. The scandals and the quasi-scandals and the faux […]...

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May 26, 2015 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Littwin: We’re bombing, again. What could go wrong?

  AS we begin dropping bombs in Iraq once again, the one thing we don’t ask ourselves is this: What could go wrong? Where to […]...

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August 12, 2014 Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Colorado mulls forcing Citizens United to disclose donor identities

“No one's saying Citizens United can't make this movie or spend as much money as they want on it. All we’re asking for is that they comply with disclosure requirements in the Colorado constitution."...

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June 4, 2014 In-Depth, Political Ad Watch, Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: ‘Brusque’ Abramson apparently not even worth unequal pay

The New York Times fired its first woman editor, Jill Abramson, and the story goes deeper than a personnel decision at the world's preeminent newspaper....

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May 15, 2014 Civil Rights, Environment/Energy, Health, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: What makes a Great Recession

The tech bubble was bad. But it affected rich people. The housing bubble was the same, except much worse, because it affected the middle class. A middle class hit is a round-house blow. ...

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May 13, 2014 The Mix

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7/20 Women-only dance party!

Attention womenfolk: Come let off some steam and dance with The Colorado Independent! Wear red and join us for a night of drinks, music, dancing and […]

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What we know so far about Denver’s commitment to 100% renewable electricity by 2030

Denver has now become the 10th, and largest, Colorado municipality to commit to 100 percent of its electricity being powered by renewable energy. Mayor Michael […]

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