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Tag Archives: voting rights

How many unaffiliated voters might vote in Colorado’s 2018 party primaries?

As if the 2018 race for Colorado governor wasn’t already a fascinating affair given the number of candidates running, a new twist this year makes […]...

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March 19, 2018 2018 Governor Race, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Colorado voters unregistered because of Trump’s now-disbanded voter task force. Will they come back?

President Donald Trump might have abruptly scrapped his controversial voter fraud commission Wednesday, but there’s no telling what lasting impact its short lifespan might have […]...

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January 4, 2018 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Colorado’s voter data dump goes to the Trump task force today

Today, Monday, July 31, Colorado will send publicly available personal information about its 3.7 million voters to an election task force set up by President […]...

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July 31, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Voters keep un-registering in Colorado. Most of them are Democrats.

Hundreds more voters in Colorado took themselves off the rolls following news that a presidential commission set up by Donald Trump asked states for its voters’ […]...

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

Trump’s commission just told Colorado to hold off on sending voter data just yet

Hold up. That’s the latest from a commission set up by President Donald Trump that has asked each state, including Colorado, for data on its […]...

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July 10, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs

In Colorado, ‘confusion,’ ‘hysteria,’ and voters unregistering at some local election offices

Earlier this week, in the office of Boulder’s election division, workers were keeping a tally on sticky notes when voters started calling to cancel their […]...

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July 7, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Unregistering: Another way to keep your Colorado voter info out of Trump’s database. How awful is that?

When Bob Reinhart, a 64-year-old retiree in Lakewood, heard Colorado’s GOP secretary of state Wayne Williams was planning to send personal information about him to […]...

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July 6, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Latest redistricting proposal bound to fail, say minority lawmakers

Too little, too late. That’s how several minority lawmakers feel about the latest draft of a ballot measure that purports to outlaw gerrymandering in Colorado. […]...

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February 19, 2016 Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Top Stories

Wiretap: Donald Trump joins the elephant pack

Mencken mention P.J. O’Rourke does the perfect writerly thing in describing the Trump candidacy. (We first stop for laughter, and then proceed.) O’Rourke quotes the […]...

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June 17, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

I Doubt It’s Something In the Water

The film, woven together with 61 interviews featuring Colorado’s female politicians, puts faces to the profound legacy of powerful women out West....

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December 12, 2014 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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Hickenlooper calls his executive order for orphan gas wells the ‘second-best solution’

Colorado’s Democratic governor, John Hickenlooper, on Wednesday signed an executive order focused on addressing the safety concerns around orphaned wells— while simultaneously admitting that the […]

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