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Tag Archives: Wayne Allard

In Senate run, Gardner may be hard-pressed to sell far-right record

Republicans here generally seem to be banking on Gardner as a political type that has been missing in the ranks as late. The hope is that he can sell a brand that has increasingly skewed old, hardcore, inflexible and threatening....

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February 27, 2014 Civil Rights, Environment/Energy, Health, Politics, The Beats

Waiting for the shakeout

There are people in Big Money Republican circles eyeing campaign races around the country. So far, they don’t see anything worth spending on in swing-state Colorado...

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February 21, 2014 In-Depth, Politics, The Beats

As Woman Takes Top Job, Sex Assaults Still Plague Air Force Academy, Crisis Center Says

A decade after a rape scandal rattled the Air Force Academy, reports of sexual assaults involving cadets are surging, according to Colorado Springs’ rape crisis center....

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August 14, 2013 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Education, Health, Politics, The Mix

Wadhams: Washed up or back on winning track in Michigan?

Depending on what website you first saw the weekend news about Dick Wadhams’ new job, the former Colorado Republican Party chief is either a genius political puppet master/kingmaker or a bumbling GOP operative who badly botched the last few races...

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September 27, 2011 Center Well, Politics

Brown, Owens, Suthers, Stapleton announce support for Mitt Romney

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney today announced the support of several Colorado Republican heavyweights including former senators Hank Brown and Wayne Allard, former Governor Bill Owens, former Congressman Bob Beuprez, current Attorney General John Suthers and current Treasurer Walker Stapleton....

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June 20, 2011 Center Well, Politics
Walt Klein, Ken Buck’s Norton killer, now hunting Bennet

Walt Klein, Ken Buck’s Norton killer, now hunting Bennet

On Primary Day two weeks ago, Weld County D.A. Ken Buck had just defeated former Lieutenant Governor Jane Norton to win the GOP nomination to face Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet in the general election. Buck campaign consultant Walt Klein gave...

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August 23, 2010 Center Well, Politics, Top Stories, Uncategorized
Buck campaign: ‘He’s the underdog and proud of it’

Buck campaign: ‘He’s the underdog and proud of it’

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Ken Buck got creamed on the numbers this week. He drew $40,000 in the fourth quarter of 2009 compared to GOP frontrunner Jane Norton's $550,000 haul. Democratic incumbent Michael Bennet pulled in a cool $1.1...

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February 3, 2010 Center Well, Politics, Top Stories
Washington Times forgets Colorado recently had a Republican senator

Washington Times forgets Colorado recently had a Republican senator

Poor Wayne Allard. The recently retired Republican senator from Colorado seems to have gone down the memory hole at The Washington Times, like an out-of-favor Politburo member erased from history by Pravda....

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May 27, 2009 Blog, Politics
Bennet: Sotomayor nod ‘historic,’ a ‘tremendous choice’ for high court

Bennet: Sotomayor nod ‘historic,’ a ‘tremendous choice’ for high court

One of the two Coloradans who will actually have a vote whether Judge Sonia Sotomayor sits on the Supreme Court applauded the nomination Tuesday. U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, a Democrat, heaped praise on Sotomayor in a statement, calling her pick...

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May 26, 2009 Blog, Politics
CSU chancellor search committee meets as House votes on university leadership bill

CSU chancellor search committee meets as House votes on university leadership bill

The Colorado State University chancellor search committee is meeting this afternoon to review a second round of roughly 12 candidate applications for the university's new top spot. The committee reviewed a first set of about the same number of applications...

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May 4, 2009 Center Well, Politics

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In Colorado, Democrats see a strong money haul as GOP relies on super PACs

Call Wednesday’s filing deadline the calm-before-the-general-election storm — the first time candidates and campaigns had to show the public their books since the June 26 […]

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