Friday Sep 12
Nastiest campaign in America: Colorado Dem unloads to Salon on his GOP foe
If you're not a Coloradan you probably don't know this, but the race to represent Colorado's 6th Congressional District - which pits incumbent GOP Rep. Mike Coffman against former state Speaker of the Colorado House and Democrat Andrew Romanoff - is turning out to be one of the most compelling and competitive match-ups of the entire 2014 election. In part, this is due to the many ways in which CO-6 bucks expectations.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Rocky Mountain Battle Dems throw $$ at Clinton ally in search of House win
In a midterm cycle where the best Democrats can hope for is Republicans not taking complete control of Congress, the party has found one race to lift its spirits: for a House seat in Colorado that could actually flip to blue in November. The race between incumbent GOP Rep. Mike Coffman and former Democratic state House speaker Andrew Romanoff is competitive in large part because the once-solidly Republican district was redrawn after the 2010 Census -- it's now an even split among Republicans, Democrats and unaffiliated voters.
Colorado Political News
Tancrendo to Obama: Get out of the office or face armed rebellion
Tom Tancredo, a former Colorado Congressman and recent Gubernatorial primary loser, has become increasingly vocal about the idea that if Obama isn't impeached, or better yet, steps down willingly, there will be an armed rebellion in the United States which forces him to do so. Concern-troll Tancredo doesn't want to see violence, so he is kindly asking the president to consider taking the first option.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Rep. Frank Wolf to introduce bill authorizing use of military force against anyone, forever
On one hand you've got Tom Tancredo threatening efforts to rewrite the Constitution in order to rein in an administration gone amok and "re-establish the powers of Congress." You've got House Speaker John Boehner so concerned with executive tyranny that he's got the House suing the executive branch.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV
Coffman fighting Romanoff for Latinos in competitive, diverse CD-6
To understand how much Rep. Mike Coffman and his congressional district have changed in the last two years, just spend a few minutes with him on one of his weekend visits to Mi Pueblo Latin Market.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Hickenlooper reverses course on Colorado death penalty
The death penalty surged to the forefront of Colorado's gubernatorial race after the release of an audiotape in which Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper hints that, if defeated, he would consider granting clemency to a notorious mass murderer.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Colorado Political News
Tancredo: Impeach Obama Over Immigration. Just Do It
Talking Points Memo caught up with former Congressman and Colorado gubernatorial candidate Tom Tancredo , to ask him what Republicans should do in the event that President Barack Obama takes executive action on immigration-the suddenly burning issue Republicans left hanging as they left Washington for the August recess: If President Barack Obama ... (more)
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Washington Post
The fascinating recent history of political primary a meddlinga
Sen. Mark Begich would presumably like to run against Joe Miller in the November election.