Polis’ COVID-19 business restrictions caused needless harm to Colorado’s economy

In case you missed it, the following editorial from Compass Colorado was published March 20, 2021 in the Colorado Sun. ### Opinion: Polis’ COVID-19 business restrictions caused needless harm to Colorado’s economy Colorado Sun March 20 2021 Kyle Kohli Gov. Jared Polis has expressed little regret about his administration’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. “We’ve

March 20th, 2021|Blog, In The News|

Lamborn complaint raises possibility of federal investigation into Hickenlooper’s use of 9/11 recovery fund

Earlier this week U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn requested an investigation from the U.S. Treasury into John Hickenlooper’s use of a 9/11 recovery fund to pay for his ethics defense. According to new figures from the Denver Post, Hickenlooper’s $525/hour attorney cost taxpayers over $150,000 to defend his illegal conduct. Why is this development significant? Let’s recap how we

August 7th, 2020|Blog, Press Release|

Bomb cyclone

Despite the insane weather event yesterday, the Colorado Senate stayed open and ran some highly controversial legislation while most people were trapped at home. Finally, Senators were asking people to email testimony for the FAMLI bill because it was too dangerous for them to attend the hearing in person. Then Senate President Garcia basically admitted the move

March 14th, 2019|Blog|


UGH more plastic bag ban ridiculousness. The Colorado Springs Gazette editorializes against CNN's ridiculous question of John Hickenlooper.There's weird virtue signaling, then there's this insanity from some CU Regents.

December 13th, 2018|Blog, The Flare|

One major takeaway from the 2018 midterm elections: Women win

More than 100 women - a record number - have been elected or re-elected to Congress. That number includes the first Muslim women elected, the first Native American woman elected, and the youngest women ever elected to Congress (from New York). The movement has been dubbed the 'women wave' and it's right here in Colorado,

November 7th, 2018|Blog|

Major Mayor movement?

Well, well, well - this just got real - Penfield Tate just announced he's running for Mayor against Hancock. We shall see what happens next, but Tate offers a credible threat. There's more speculation about Hickenlooper's potential run for President.  One school is saying a big "no" to homework. Good or bad?

October 2nd, 2018|Blog|

Teen Vogue

Saira Rao, who is fighting Diana DeGette in yet another of the Democrats' unprecedented primaries, is appealing to new demographics by writing an op-ed about her candidacy for Teen Vogue. The content isn't as interesting as the fact she got the piece placed there in the first place. For those who think we need some California-style emissions

May 22nd, 2018|Blog, The Flare|

Singleton’s out too

Expect today's news to be full of "who raised what" Former Senator Tom Coburn (R-OK) editorialized in favor of a Colorado bill in the Wall Street Journal. If you thought that Plunkett leaving The Post was notable . . . expect more even coverage about Dean Singleton's exit today.

May 7th, 2018|Blog, The Flare|

Denver DA McCann shows her bias with political contribution

(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,

March 26th, 2018|Blog, Press Release|