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  1. Colorado home builders regroup following political rift.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... aide to former Gov. Bill Owens and is well-connected in Republican circles. Hogan, by contrast, served as Gov. Bill Ritter's legislative director and will work the other side of the aisle. The pair replace the group's longtime lobbyists Steve Durham ...

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  2. Colorado's Payday-Loan Experiment May Foreshadow Nationwide ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Collections & Credit Risk

    ... hit a wall in the state Senate in 2010. Soon a deal was struck, and signed into law by Democratic Gov. Bill Ritter. The impact was dramatic. The number of payday loans made in the state plunged from 1.57 million in 2009 to just 444,000 two years ...

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  3. Hickenlooper Claims Narrow Re-Election Win Over BeauprezRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... office. He represented Colorado's 7th congressional district for two terms before losing the governor race to Bill Ritter in 2006. Hickenlooper became governor after serving as Denver's mayor. - After he signed two gun-control measures in 2013 that ...

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  4. Colorado's Governor Race Between Hickenlooper, Beauprez TightensRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... 's office. He represented Colorado's 7th congressional district for two terms before losing the governor race to Bill Ritter in 2006.

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  5. Third Way Center's 2014 Messenbaugh Award goes to Jeannie RitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Denver Post

    Former Gov. Bill Ritter with his wife, Hildegard Messenbaugh Award recipient Jeannie Ritter; their daughter, Tally, and Tally's friend Sean Nielsen. What Jeannie Ritter has done to bring a voice to mental illness by seeing that the mentally ill in Colorado receive the level of care and compassion as do those with a physical illness, is nothing short of remarkable, and for that she was given the 2014 Hildegard Messenbaugh Award at Third Way Center's signature fundraiser, True Grit.

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  6. Early Results: Beauprez leading HickenlooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | TheDenverChannel

    ... party chairman. He gave up his congressional seat after a failed run for governor in 2006, when he lost to Bill Ritter. Beauprez has also been a land developer and led Heritage Bank. The GOP held an edge in voter turnout ahead of Tuesday, with ...

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  7. Hey, Spike! doubles up on the Florida ladiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | The Summit Daily News

    Multi-generations of the Breckenridge Theobalds hosted Sen. Mark Udall's re-election effort the other day. Left to right are Sen. Michael Bennet, Udall, Robin, Rob, Emilie and toddler Will Theobald, joined by Bill Ritter, a former Colorado governor.

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  8. Recognizing the 8 signs of homegrown terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... the shared responsibility of recognizing signs of terrorist activity. Janet Napolitano joined Colorado Governor Bill Ritter to unveil " Recognizing 8 Signs of Terrorism ." It is designed to educate Colorado citizens about the shared responsibility ...

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  9. Turnout may determine Williams-Neguse raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Daily Camera

    ... of state since George J. Baker in 1954 . (Democrat Bernie Buescher was appointed by a fellow Democrat, Gov. Bill Ritter, in 2008 to serve the final two years of Republican Mike Coffman's term, when Coffman won a seat in Congress.) A Suffolk ...

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  10. Littwin: Bob Beauprez's horror showRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Daily Camera

    ... politicians in modern state history. But you already knew that. As you certainly recall, Beauprez lost to Bill Ritter in his last run for governor. His campaign strategy was based, in large part, on showing that a career district attorney was soft ...

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  11. Beauprez Pins State's Success To Local Control, Hands-Off GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | CBS Local

    The erstwhile congressman represented Colorado's seventh U.S. House district for two terms last decade before bidding for the governor's seat in 2006. He lost handily to Bill Ritter and faded from politics somewhat before launching a campaign this year.

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  12. Democratic PAC "The Race" ad truthful in attack on BeauprezRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... are reflective of Archbishop Charles Chaput's views and those of the Catholic church. In a 2006 debate with Bill Ritter, Beauprez was asked, "Would you support a ban on abortion with the only exception being when the mother's life is at risk?" The ...

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  13. Speakers Emphasize Need to Integrate Primary, Mental Health CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | American Academy of Family Physicians

    ... Khatri observed, perhaps because they don't receive strong enough encouragement to do so. Former Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter Jr. says advocates for primary care need to demonstrate how any increase in investment will improve care and lower costs. The ...

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  14. Xcel starts up $110M, 34-mile natural gas pipeline for Denver's Cherokee power plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... the work Xcel (NYSE: XEL) is doing under the Clean Air-Clean Jobs Act of 2010, a state law signed by then-Gov. Bill Ritter that was designed to cut pollution from coal-fired power plants across the state, including shutting down the last operating ...

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  15. MSF Announces New Award for The HonorsRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Her previous professional experience includes serving as senior policy advisor to former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter, and as the Deputy Political Director for President Obama's 2012 re-election campaign. Leslie serves on multiple community boards ...

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  16. Family flight killer's clemency applicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | TheDenverChannel

    ... part for me was not having a dad to help me through life, to teach what his dad taught him." In 2011, Governor Bill Ritter issued several last-minute pardons, and he commuted Willner's sentence, making him eligible for parole in December 2015, after ...

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  17. Bob Beauprez Loses Long Battle Against Marriage EqualityRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | Colorado Political News

    With the U.S. Supreme Court's decision today allowing the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals' ruling against same-sex marriage bans to stand, it's a good time to review the position of Colorado candidates in next month's elections on marriage equality. Here's a clip of video of then-Congressman Bob Beauprez speaking in 2006 about his strident opposition to same-sex marriage: BEAUPREZ: We celebrate the fact that we were all created equal by our Creator-equal, but different.

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  18. Denver anti-gang leader Leon Kelly honors mayor, music mogul, athleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... between rival gangs. He's worked with tens of thousands of kids as "a committed anti-gang advocate," former Gov. Bill Ritter said when he pardoned him in 2010. Gala master of ceremonies Jim Benneman said Kelly was the first to recognize and battle ...

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  19. Boulder County DA: Retention process is flawedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Daily Camera

    Colorado has an excellent judiciary, due to a "Merit Selection" process established in the 1960's. However, the evaluation process, as illustrated by the case of Boulder County Judge Karolyn Moore, does not always work well.

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  20. Support GMO labelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Daily Camera

    ... companies to tell us what is in our food. It deserves our support. Trey Rogers was chief legal counsel to Gov. Bill Ritter Jr. He is a lawyer with the Denver office of Lewis Roca Rotherberger LLP and is part of the team that wrote Colorado's ...

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