Tag Archives: Lynn Bartels

Littwin: Trump, Clinton not scary enough? Add a little James Comey

Here are two things to consider in our brave new post-October-surprise world: One, the pros tell us that October surprises rarely matter in November. Two, […]...

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October 31, 2016 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Still planning to vote by mail in Colorado? Better hurry.

  You, dear voters, have been Googling like mad: “When is the latest you can vote by mail in Colorado?” We hear you. It’s confusing. But […]...

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October 28, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Littwin: It’s not Trump’s vote-rigging talk that’s dangerous. It’s him.

In case you missed his announcement, the always-unhinged Donald Trump has now come unshackled. What you might have missed is that this is a good […]...

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October 18, 2016 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Rigged voting in CO? No way, says Secretary of State’s office

Donald Trump’s claims that Democrats will rig the 2016 election have struck a nerve in Colorado. That nerve belongs to Secretary of State spokesperson Lynn […]...

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October 17, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Colorado is in Americans for Prosperity’s ‘persuasion universe’

  BRIGHTON, CO — It’s an unseasonably warm Wednesday in early April, and a handful of activists in green Americans for Prosperity T-shirts are reading […]...

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April 21, 2016 In-Depth, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Antiabortion group blows off court ordered fine and paperwork

Troubles aren’t over for the antiabortion political organization Colorado Campaign for Life. First it lost a federal lawsuit filed against Colorado Ethics Watch. Now the […]...

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August 17, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Denver Post loses 393 years of experience in buyout

The final tally is in: 19 Denver Post employees are taking the buyout deal management offered last month. The list includes star political reporter Lynn […]...

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July 29, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Ace Statehouse reporter Lynn Bartels takes Denver Post buyout

If you pay even an ounce of attention to Colorado politics, you know her byline. Lynn Bartels is a staple of any self-respecting media consumer’s diet — […]...

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July 20, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Mix, Uncategorized

Littwin: Another easy question; another apparent whopper of a white lie

  The question in the 9News Senate debate was half-softball, half-gotcha and the answers, by themselves, meant little in the greater scheme of things. Except […]...

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October 17, 2014 Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Gardner candidacy increasingly marked by personhood dodge

  Today brings another two chapters in one of the most absurd story lines unfolding in Colorado election politics this year. Bloomberg reporter Josh Green […]...

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October 9, 2014 Just In, Politics, The Beats

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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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A $1.6 billion tax increase for Colorado education just got a lot closer to the ballot

Supporters of more funding for Colorado schools turned in more than 170,000 signatures Wednesday to place a $1.6 billion tax measure on the November ballot. […]

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