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Tag Archives: Democratic Party

Four Dem governor hopefuls met voters for the first time in one place. Here’s what they said.

BRECKENRIDGE — Against the backdrop of a ski slope as John Denver’s “Rocky Mountain High” played through a sound system, four top-tier Democratic candidates for […]...

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August 22, 2017 2018 Governor Race, In-Depth, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Colorado’s Democratic Party is reshuffling: Will it feel the Bern?

A national group backed by Bernie Sanders and his supporters is making a push to shake up the Democratic Party in Colorado, one of the […]...

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February 7, 2017 In-Depth, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Bernie backer Electra Johnson elected new Democratic Party chair in El Paso County

COLORADO SPRINGS — El Paso County Democrats, who live in one of the most heavily Republican parts of Colorado, have elected Electra Johnson as their new leader. […]...

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February 4, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Wiretap: Will the DNC be as nasty as Nevada’s convention?

Nasty conventions It’s not unusual for conventions to turn nasty. But they don’t usually end up with death threats and claims of “murdered democracy.” Jon […]...

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May 17, 2016 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Sanders dominated and one vote actually mattered in CD3

  If you think one vote doesn’t matter, just ask Steve Sheldon of Eagle County. He missed making the Democratic primary ballot for Congressional District […]...

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April 16, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Facade of Democratic support for redistricting initiative crumbles

An effort to change how congressional districts are drawn in Colorado has raised accusations from Democrats that Republicans are trying to disempower voters of color under […]...

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January 15, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Michael Bennet rakes in campaign donations as GOP continues candidate search

Heading into a closely watched 2016 reelection campaign, Colorado Senator Michael Bennet has more cash on hand than any Democratic congressional candidate in the country. His […]...

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July 14, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized
Shaffer, Dems skewer Rep. Gardner for politicizing Colorado’s deadly High Park Fire

Shaffer, Dems skewer Rep. Gardner for politicizing Colorado’s deadly High Park Fire

It didn't take long for the High Park Fire to become politicized....

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June 13, 2012 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories
As Clinton prepares to speak, reluctant supporters coalesce behind Obama

As Clinton prepares to speak, reluctant supporters coalesce behind Obama

With Hillary Clinton’s speech at the Democratic National Convention just hours away, many of the New York senator’s committed feminist supporters are softening toward the Barack Obama-Joe Biden ticket. While steadfast Clinton supporters are clamoring for her nomination on the floor...

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August 26, 2008 Center Well, Civil Rights, Health, Top Stories
Schaffer Moves Mountains; Dems Make Typos

Schaffer Moves Mountains; Dems Make Typos

In the “You’re Not From Around Here” lesson for today, Republican U.S. Senate candidate Bob Schaffer released his first TV ad bragging about his close […]...

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May 14, 2008 Politics

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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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The Home Front: A ‘fight club’ in the El Paso County jail where jailers ‘tracked each time they used force against an inmate’

“Wearing a tiara and posing for a camera, El Paso County sheriff’s Deputy Sandra Rincon smiled next to a cake with two candles on top […]

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