Tag Archives: Joe Biden

Wiretap: As Texans battle Harvey, many have had to be their own first responders

They’re calling Harvey a 500-year event, the worst storm ever to hit Texas, a storm that has left many roads impassable and 911 calls unanswered. […]...

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August 28, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Wiretap: Trump guarantees pre-existing conditions will be covered, but he can’t say how

In an appearance on Face the Nation, Donald Trump says he guarantees that pre-existing conditions will be covered in any version of an Obamacare replacement […]...

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May 1, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Joe Biden will count the Electoral College votes now. Here’s what to look out for

  At 1 p.m. eastern this afternoon, Congress will meet for a joint session to ratify the 2016 Electoral College votes and, likely, afford Donald […]...

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January 6, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

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: 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: What to expect from tonight’s Democratic debate

Big tent What to expect from tonight’s Democratic debate: No fireworks, no Joe Biden, no Donald Trump (who says that because there’s no Donald, there […]...

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October 13, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Littwin: Hillary Clinton blasts gun-violence, forcing the debate in 2016

It’s a rare occasion when anything significant actually happens during a presidential campaign, so you might want to note the date. All it took to […]...

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October 6, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: Biden looms, Bernie fundraises, and Clinton’s getting nervous

Nervous ask Joe Biden is making the Clinton campaign nervous. The Clinton campaign responds by pressuring nervous Democratic donors. Via The New York Times. Keeping up […]...

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October 1, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

$15-an-hour minimum wage: If New York can do it, why not Denver?

The same day Vice President Joe Biden stood by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo in announcing plans for the first statewide $15-an-hour minimum wage, Denver […]...

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September 11, 2015 Civil Rights, Just In, Politics, The Mix

Wiretap: Bernie Sanders leads the polls, and even he’s “stunned”

Everybody’s shocked If you’re surprised that Bernie Sanders is doing so well in the polls against Hillary Clinton, you’re not alone. The Bern says he is […]...

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September 11, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

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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: Federal Bureau of Land Management wants to move its headquarters to a state out west

“Members of Colorado’s congressional delegation and local officials are welcoming confirmation that came Thursday about the Interior Department’s plans to move the Bureau of Land […]

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