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Tag Archives: Michael Bennet

Littwin: So much for the Dem civil war. In CO gov primary, it’s all nuance and Trump.

The strangest thing happened in the Democratic primary race a couple weeks ago. It finally got started. I know, it has been a year since […]...

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June 14, 2018 2018 Governor Race, Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics

How education reform became a wedge issue among Colorado Democrats this election year

On the campaign trail, the Democratic candidates for governor of Colorado tend to hit the same themes when it comes to education: more money for […]...

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May 31, 2018 2018 Governor Race, Chalkbeat, Education, Just In, Politics, The Mix

Wiretap: Could Trump really gut the Iran nuclear deal and still make one with North Korea?

As Donald Trump prepares for his surprise nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the world be watching to see whether Trump scuttles […]...

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March 12, 2018 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Littwin: The shutdown was a political fiasco, but the real losers here are the Dreamers

Let’s get the non-alternative facts out of the way first. The Democrats caved in a major way. They got nothing of significance in return for […]...

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January 22, 2018 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: ‘I am not a racist’ sounds a lot like the new ‘I’m not a crook’

Day 4 of shithole-gate: Trump denies he said shithole. What he does say, probably not meaning to invoke Nixon, is “I am not a racist.” […]...

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January 15, 2018 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Littwin: It’s just one more day in the life with Daycare Donald

Everyone in America is talking about the Trump-Corker-World-War-III feud. Except for those talking about the latest Trump-NFL-Jemele-Hill flare-up. And, yeah, those talking about the Trump-Tillerson-IQ-test […]...

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October 10, 2017 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Updated: Betsy DeVos is coming to Denver Thursday to speak to the conservative group ALEC — and protesters are ready

Updated, July 18: U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’s public schedule shows she will be in Denver Thursday to speak at the annual meeting of the American Legislative […]...

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July 17, 2017 Education, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Bennet’s carbon capture bill: Bipartisan solution or industry subsidy?

U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet introduced legislation this week to help power plants and industrial facilities with the purchase of carbon capture equipment. The bill would […]...

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April 7, 2017 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado Democrat Michael Bennet: ‘I will vote no’ on the Gorsuch nomination

Colorado’s Democratic U.S. Senator, Michael Bennet, said today he will not vote to confirm President Donald Trump’s nominee, Neil Gorsuch, to the Supreme Court after […]...

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April 6, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs

Littwin: Bennet won’t support Gorsuch filibuster, but says it’s complicated

First the news. Michael Bennet tells me he’s not going to vote to filibuster Neil Gorsuch. “I don’t think it’s wise for our party to […]...

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April 3, 2017 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

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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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