Tag Archives: Joe Salazar

Colorado oil and gas industry prepares for battle at the ballot box as production booms

Oil and gas companies in Colorado are on track to reach record production levels this year. But when industry representatives gathered on the top floor […]...

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July 26, 2018 2018 Ballot Measures, Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, Public Policy

Tuesday’s primaries brought some good news for Colorado progressives. Just not as much as they wanted.

As of Wednesday morning, for the first time in her adult life, Vanessa Quintana is no longer a Democrat. The 27-year-old Denver activist registered as […]...

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June 29, 2018 CO House 2018, CO Senate 2018, Just In, Politics

It’s a squeaker! Democratic Attorney General’s race shows Weiser slightly ahead of Salazar

More than 24 hours after polls closed and as the last ballots are being counted, University of Colorado law professor Phil Weiser maintains a lead […]...

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June 27, 2018 2018 AG, All stories, Just In, Politics, The Mix, Uncategorized

Salazar, Weiser debate policy in quest for Democratic attorney general nomination

As primary ballots hit mailboxes this week, a Bernie-backed progressive lawmaker and a well-funded mainstream law professor are competing for the Democratic nomination for attorney […]...

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June 9, 2018 All stories, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Attorney general candidate sues the secretary of state over rejected voter signatures

This story was updated on May 3 after a judge dismissed the lawsuit.  Brad Levin, a Democratic candidate for attorney general, saw about half the […]...

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April 24, 2018 Just In, Politics, The Mix

Former CU Law School dean Phil Weiser muscles past Rep. Joe Salazar in battle to the Dem primary, but both make the ballot

Phil Weiser, a former University of Colorado law school dean, earned the top spot on the primary ballot after winning over the most delegates at […]...

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April 14, 2018 Just In, Politics, The Mix

Democrats pursue vote to oust Rep. Steve Lebsock

Democrats are moving forward with a resolution to expel Rep. Steve Lebsock from office over allegations of sexual harassment even though they may not have […]...

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March 1, 2018 Colorado state legislature 2018, Just In, The Mix

Republicans withhold funding for commission fighting same-sex wedding cake case before U.S. Supreme Court

Republican state lawmakers are effectively shutting down a state agency that is at the center of a U.S. Supreme Court case involving the rights of […]...

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February 8, 2018 Colorado state legislature 2018, Just In

Tensions flare over renewed effort to regulate oil and gas

House lawmakers are moving forward with a plan that would require state regulators to consider the impacts of oil and gas drilling on public health […]...

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February 2, 2018 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Donors financing state treasurer’s race change candidates amid sexual harassment investigation

As House leadership continues its investigation into allegations of sexual harassment against Rep. Steve Lebsock, a Thornton Democrat who is running for state treasurer, donors […]...

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January 23, 2018 Campaign Finance, Colorado state legislature 2018, Just In, The Mix

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Digital Media, Digital Citizens: A Community Conversation with Seth Geiger

The Colorado Media Project is committed to sharing new, inspiring ideas about the future of news that are timely and relevant to our Colorado community. Join us […]

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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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