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For Tom Minnery, it was an election year of mixed blessings

For Tom Minnery, it was an election year of mixed blessings

Colorado had the longest ballot in the country this year, and among the numerous propositions that failed was one that would have lowered the minimum age of serving in the state legislature from 25 to 21. As Tom Minnery,...

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December 23, 2008 Blog, Politics
Confessions of an RNC security guard

Confessions of an RNC security guard

Over at Salon, Avi Steinberg has written a highly entertaining account of his time patrolling the Hyatt Regency in Minneapolis, headquarters of the Republican National Convention, for a (unnamed) private security firm. He explores the perils of tight pants and...

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September 8, 2008 Blog
GOP “Ministry of Truth” ready to spin back-alley contortions

GOP “Ministry of Truth” ready to spin back-alley contortions

In a secretive brick building off an alley in Northwest Denver, behind a metal gate secured by a guard, top Republican operatives have gathered to bash the Democrat National Convention across the river....

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August 25, 2008 Blog
James Dobson Bashes John McCain – Again

James Dobson Bashes John McCain – Again

Focus on the Family Founder and CEO James Dobson grabbed the spotlight today to underscore what he first vowed more than a year ago: “I […]...

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February 5, 2008 Politics
McCain Holds Slim Lead in Michigan; Who Would You Vote For Today?

McCain Holds Slim Lead in Michigan; Who Would You Vote For Today?

In day one of the first Reuters/C-SPAN/Zogby tracking poll of Michigan, John McCain’s lead over Mitt Romney is within the statistical margin of error. Take […]...

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January 14, 2008 Politics
The prophetic words of Patrick Davis on Huckabee and faith

The prophetic words of Patrick Davis on Huckabee and faith

We marked them back on Nov. 20, and now — after Republican Mike Huckabee has inspired Iowa — will officially deem them as The Prophetic […]...

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January 4, 2008 Politics
Tancredo Bows Out, Throws Support to Romney (+ poll: What should Tom do now?)

Tancredo Bows Out, Throws Support to Romney (+ poll: What should Tom do now?)

Littleton’s own Tom Tancredo makes it official — jumping off the presidential merry-go-round just 12 days before the Iowa caucus. New, on-the-scene information from our […]...

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December 20, 2007 Politics
Can Mike Huckabee Be A Human Slingshot?

Can Mike Huckabee Be A Human Slingshot?

A free-ranging interview with GOP strategist Patrick Davis on Mike Huckabee –...

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November 21, 2007 Politics
Who’s Who: Tallying Colorado’s Presidential Cash Cows

Who’s Who: Tallying Colorado’s Presidential Cash Cows

Barack Obama is winning the chase for campaign cash in Colorado by a mile. But just who’s forking over the dough to him and others […]...

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November 12, 2007 Uncategorized
Romney Blows Away Competition in Local GOP Money Race

Romney Blows Away Competition in Local GOP Money Race

Romney may be the man in GOP money circles  statewide but the Republican party’s nine presidential candidates still raised less overall than the eight Democrats....

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October 27, 2007 Politics

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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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Here are potential questions that could be on your November ballot in Colorado

We already know the six big questions that will be on your ballot to answer in the fall, from lowering the required age for state lawmakers to […]

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