Tag Archives: Frank McNulty

Redistricting ballot measures tossed by Colorado Supreme Court

The Colorado Supreme Court has thrown out two constitutional ballot measures that sought to change how Colorado draws its congressional and state legislative maps. But […]...

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July 5, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

What you need to know about efforts to redistrict Colorado

You pull out your November ballot and read over several measures about redistricting congressional and legislative districts. Your eyes glaze over. Can you unpack the […]...

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March 18, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Latest redistricting proposal bound to fail, say minority lawmakers

Too little, too late. That’s how several minority lawmakers feel about the latest draft of a ballot measure that purports to outlaw gerrymandering in Colorado. […]...

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February 19, 2016 Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Top Stories

Afraid to lose: Florida House Speaker Steve Crisafulli pulled a McNulty and halted debate at end of legislative session

Florida Republican House Speaker Steve Crisafulli took a page from former Colorado House Speaker Frank McNulty on Tuesday. Crisafulli knew members of his Republican caucus […]...

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April 30, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado’s swift, swerving trip to marriage equality

Jubilant supporters of marriage equality here Monday said that, in hindsight, the glimmer of victory shone in defeats....

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October 7, 2014 Civil Rights, In-Depth, The Mix

Hello Colorado, it’s still me, John

  John Hickenlooper is generally a crowd pleaser, but in a debate earlier this month against Bob Beauprez, he said something that drew scoffs and […]...

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September 19, 2014 In-Depth, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Littwin: Lucky John got the deal done

  IT looks like John Hickenlooper has officially broken his long losing streak. Yes, there had been signs of the old Hick recently. He told […]...

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August 5, 2014 Environment/Energy, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: The big drilling bill, stalled

No one liked the compromise bill and so it died. Will they like it any more during a special legislative session?...

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May 6, 2014 Environment/Energy, Health, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: Republicans deal out a hand of overreach poker at the capitol

Looking at the array of problems facing Democrats in this post-recall election year, what do the Republicans do? That's right, just what you'd expect them to do....

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January 17, 2014 Civil Rights, Health, Littwin Columns

Republicans ready to rain on Democrats’ planned sunny-day legislature

  DENVER– If you can measure anything by opening day speeches, the ones given in the House here today suggest the 2014 legislative session is […]...

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January 8, 2014 Education, Environment/Energy, In-Depth

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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: ‘Major victory’ for grass-roots effort ‘to see Colorado schools funded more equitably’

“For those behind the statewide, grass-roots effort to see Colorado schools funded more equitably and at a higher level, Wednesday marked a major victory,” reports […]

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