Tag Archives: Morgan Carroll

Unaffiliated voters are asking for more Democratic than GOP ballots in the Colorado primaries

For the first time, Colorado’s roughly 1.2 million unaffiliated voters will be able to cast ballots in Democratic or Republican primaries, including in this year’s […]...

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April 30, 2018 2018 Governor Race, Just In, Politics, The Beats

Colorado’s GOP will allow unaffiliated voters to help pick their nominees in the 2018 primaries

On Saturday, Sept. 23, a majority of the Colorado Republican Party’s central committee voted to stay within the bounds of a new law that opens the […]...

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September 22, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs

Dems choose bridge-builder Morgan Carroll as new state party leader

As the state Democratic party gathers itself for next year’s mid-term elections, party faithful representing both the progressive and establishment camps rallied behind former state […]...

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March 11, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Americans for Prosperity flex muscles at the statehouse

A year ago, then-state Senate President Bill Cadman, a Colorado Springs Republican, told a gathering of the conservative advocacy group Americans for Prosperity that if […]...

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February 15, 2017 Capitol Dispatch, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado’s Democratic Party continues a post-Trump reshuffle

The infrastructure of Colorado’s Democratic Party is still changing after a series of routine elections continued at the county leadership level over the weekend. And […]...

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February 13, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

The big shuffle: After the election, Colorado political parties are reorganizing

  Following an election, a few things typically happen for political parties: Joy for one, sorrow for another, and self-reflection for all. In Colorado, party leadership […]...

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November 30, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Mike Coffman, re-elected, gets boos from Trump fans during his victory speech

DENVER — Mike Coffman took the stage with U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner as Republicans gathered around him shouted “Trump!” and “sellout!” A Donald Trump victory looked increasingly […]...

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November 9, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Homestretch: Mike Coffman vs. Morgan Carroll in Colorado’s 6th Congressional District

  This year’s race for control of Colorado’s favorite battleground congressional district is the most competitive yet. Here in the suburbs of Denver, four-term incumbent […]...

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November 6, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix, Uncategorized

Fundraising in Colorado’s hottest congressional races tops $8 million

Aspen millionaire Tatnall Hillman has donated more to conservative campaigns this year than in any previous year, doling out at least $800,000 to congressional campaigns, presidential […]...

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October 24, 2016 Campaign Finance, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

A campaign lawyer wants this TV ad tying Mike Coffman to Trump pulled in Colorado

  If you want to know just how bad Donald Trump is for some down-ballot Republicans running for Congress, take a look at what’s happening […]...

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October 11, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, 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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First look: The big questions on your November ballot in Colorado

From slavery to smartphones to fixing our “damn roads,” Coloradans could face a kaleidoscope of questions on their November ballots. With the election more than […]

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