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Michael Johnston receives support from Facebook COO Sandberg

Another addition to the Democrat "endorsement arms race" DENVER - Less than a day after Colorado's most significant teacher union announced their endorsement of Cary Kennedy, former state Senator Michael Johnston one-upped her in the Democrat's "endorsement arms race." Author, speaker, and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg announced she's launching the "Women for Mike" coalition in support

January 31st, 2018|Press Release|

Cary Kennedy receives teacher’s union endorsement

DENVER - The Colorado Education Association (Colorado’s teacher union) announced their endorsement and support of Democrat candidate Cary Kennedy. This endorsement will likely be accompanied by significant fundraising and organizing resources. Kennedy is locked in a fierce primary with several other Democrats, including Congressman Jared Polis, former State Senator Michael Johnston, and Lieutenant Governor Donna

January 31st, 2018|Press Release|

Hickenlooper calls ill-timed and expensive special session

DENVER - Tonight, Governor John Hickenlooper announced he will convene a special session of the legislature to fix a “drafting error” in a bill that negatively affected the revenue of agencies like RTD (Regional Transportation District) and the SCFD (Science and Cultural Facilities District). The session would clarify those entities' ability to continue to levy

September 14th, 2017|Press Release|

Lt. Governor Lynne announces a run for Governor

DENVER - This morning in front of a modest crowd at a coffee shop across from the Capitol, Lieutenant Governor Donna Lynne announced she was officially running for Governor. Although Lynne has been "exploring" the idea for weeks, this is the next step in her bid for Colorado's top spot. Lt. Governor Lynne was selected

September 7th, 2017|Press Release|

Perlmutter reconsiders a run at his congressional seat?

(DENVER) - Dropping his final reporting bomb into the Colorado scene before leaving for a new job, ColoradoPolitics’ Peter Marcus reported this morning that Congressman Ed Perlmutter is reconsidering his choice to exit the race for his congressional seat. Congressman Perlmutter chose not to run for reelection when he filed a bid for Governor. State

August 11th, 2017|All, Press Release|