DENVER - This morning an article in The Denver Post announced Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has taken the “extraordinary” step of endorsing Phil Weiser in the Democrat primary for Colorado Attorney General. Weiser was recently trailing his opponent, Senator Joe Salazar in a Magellan poll by 19 points. Weiser is widely seen as more electable than
Democratic State Senator Dan Kagan lied about his repeated use of the women’s bathroom at the State Capitol?
Colorado State Patrol forced to create separate key card category at Capitol to block Kagan from women’s restroom DENVER - Responses to a recent Colorado Open Records Request (CORA) filed by Compass Colorado with the Colorado State Patrol following allegations Democratic state Senator Daniel Kagan repeatedly and inappropriately used a women’s restroom,
(DENVER) - In the midst of an ongoing legal battle involving Colorado’s Secretary of State, Wayne Williams, and an investigation by Denver District Attorney Beth McCann, a donation McCann made to Williams’ opponent has surfaced, casting a political cloud over the proceedings. McCann seized upon a politically motivated retaliatory complaint filed by a disgruntled activist,
(DENVER) - Recent developments in the municipal election in Erie, Colorado have been flagged by news outlets and blogs across the state. Things in the town’s election have gone so sideways Town Clerk, Nancy Parker, resigned her post of 12 years. These occurrences have taken place in the midst of questions about the election, the
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
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
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
State Rep Edie Hooton used her official state legislative email address to send out an invitation and fundraising appeal for Congressman Jared Polis, creating the appearance of a pay-to-play offer.
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
(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