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Tag Archives: DNC Convention

DNC flashback: Kennedy proclaims ‘a season of hope’ in surprise speech

DNC flashback: Kennedy proclaims ‘a season of hope’ in surprise speech

A year to the day before Sen. Edward Kennedy died, the ailing liberal lion made a surprise appearance at the Democratic National Convention’s opening night […]...

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August 26, 2009 Blog, Health, Politics
Denver drops charges against DNC protester shoved to ground by police

Denver drops charges against DNC protester shoved to ground by police

The Denver city attorney's office dropped criminal charges Wednesday morning against a Code Pink demonstrator who was videotaped being slammed to the ground by a baton-wielding Denver Police officer during a protest at the Democratic National Convention, The Denver...

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March 19, 2009 Center Well, Criminal Justice, Politics
Reports: DNC ‘Temple of Obama’ could’ve been even more outlandish

Reports: DNC ‘Temple of Obama’ could’ve been even more outlandish

Remember the columns arrayed behind Barack Obama the night he accepted the Democratic Party's nomination for president at Invesco Field in Denver on Aug. 28? That's right, the classical stage set widely derided by Republicans as the "Temple of...

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November 11, 2008 Blog, Politics
Countdown to Election Day in pictures

Countdown to Election Day in pictures

Join us as we reminisce on this long campaign season beginning with the Colorado Republican Party's state convention to Election Day preparations in Denver. ...

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November 4, 2008 Center Well, Politics
Behind-the-scenes DNC video captures more innocent time

Behind-the-scenes DNC video captures more innocent time

Step back in time to the distant past of late August. Barely six and a half weeks ago, the Democratic National Convention had just concluded on an historic high note, the polls were tied, and we'd never heard...

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October 13, 2008 Blog, Politics
Denver police ‘Beat the Crowds’ T-shirt no laughing matter, protesters charge

Denver police ‘Beat the Crowds’ T-shirt no laughing matter, protesters charge

Protest groups are demanding Denver police halt the sale and disicpline anyone responsible for the creation of a "commemorative" DNC T-shirt distributed to officers featuring a baseball-bat wielding cop and the slogan "WE GET UP EARLY to BEAT the Crowds...

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September 25, 2008 Blog, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice
PepperBall firms merge into giant red hot ammo producer

PepperBall firms merge into giant red hot ammo producer

Two warring riot-gear companies have declared a truce and decided to merge their fire power, according to the Denver Business Journal. ...

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September 23, 2008 Blog, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics
Follow up: Out-of-state soldiers worked Dem convention

Follow up: Out-of-state soldiers worked Dem convention

Soldiers from as far away as Georgia were stationed in Denver during the Democratic National Convention according to new information released by military officials. ...

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September 15, 2008 Blog, Criminal Justice, Politics
Obama’s excellent Colorado adventure

Obama’s excellent Colorado adventure

Obama's coming back to Colorado for at least three different stops on Monday and Tuesday (yup, we’re definitely a swing state folks), but not just for a huge front-range blowout like last time. Instead, Obama will head to the...

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September 13, 2008 Environment/Energy, Politics
Denver city government gushes over DNC police force

Denver city government gushes over DNC police force

In the wake of the Democratic National Convention, Denver's elected officials have kvelled over the massive police presence at the DNC. Last week, Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper delivered laurels to the city's police department for their efforts to quell some...

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In Colorado, Democrats see a strong money haul as GOP relies on super PACs

Call Wednesday’s filing deadline the calm-before-the-general-election storm — the first time candidates and campaigns had to show the public their books since the June 26 […]

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