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Mary Smith

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Michael Bennet, Colorado's "Stapler Guy" (VIDEO)

(0) Comments | Posted July 21, 2010 | 6:04 PM

The campaign of U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., has had some funky fundraising the past couple months, including a reported pass-the-hat event in Canada for Senate Dems, and a pay-for-access pitch...

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Even Hickenlooper: The Mayor's Role in the Romanoff Job Fair (VIDEO)

(1) Comments | Posted June 18, 2010 | 2:32 PM

Were there any influential Democrats NOT trying to get Andrew Romanoff a job in 2009?

Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter acknowledged this week that he put in a word with the Obama Administration on Romanoff's behalf in early 2009. Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper "spoke to 'dozens of people' about getting...

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Hickenlooper's "First Class" Rail Plans -- With Your Money (VIDEO)

(0) Comments | Posted May 12, 2010 | 11:30 AM

Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper helped sell metro Denver on a 122-mile commuter rail and light rail system that is now more than $2 billion in the hole. But that hasn't dimmed his ardor for Coloradans riding the rails - or his desire to spend other people's money.

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Sen. Bennet: Everybody in the Insurance Pool (VIDEO)

(2) Comments | Posted April 29, 2010 | 4:59 PM

The most infuriating aspect of Pres. Obama's health care reform, and one that may not withstand a court challenge, is the government mandate to buy insurance.

That mandate may hit young, and relatively healthy, people the hardest in the wallet. The response, at least from collectivist-minded lawmakers like U.S....

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