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Trump Co-Host Owns Colorado Statesman Newspaper

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.01.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

It's no surprise that Colorado Republican kingmaker Larry Mizel is a co-chair of today's $10,000-per-couple lunch for GOP presidential candidate Donal...

TrumpWatch: Reporters Doing the Right Thing to Press Colorado Republicans on Trump

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.10.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

It seems sometimes that reporters see Democratic statements, calling on Republicans to denounce Trump's latest outrageous comment, as a political game. It's politics yes, but legit. Republicans up and down the ballot should be asked why they support Trump--or don't.

Colorado Republican Sees Possible End of the GOP

Jason Salzman | Posted 03.05.2017 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez, who lost to Gov. John Hickenlooper in 2014, has a message for his fellow Republicans who might be nervous about the future of their party.

Former Congressman Wants More Republicans to Jump in Colorado Senate Race

Jason Salzman | Posted 11.11.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Former Congressman Scott McInnis told KNUS radio host Craig Silverman Saturday that he's taking Spanish lessons and hasn't ruled out a run for statewi...

Cory Gardner Gets Top House Committee Assignment

The Coloradoan | Robert Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Rep.-elect Cory Gardner was given a seat Thursday on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, one of the chamber's most influential - and most sought-...

Michael bennet's Phil Anschutz Connections Paying Off With Conservative Associates

The Denver Post | Michael Riley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver


Scott McInnis-Josh Penry Primary: McInnis Resuses To Appear On Same Stage

The Denver Post | Lynn Bartels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Gubernatorial contender Scott McInnis RSVP'd that he would attend a candidate forum later this month but only after organizers agreed there would be n...

Is It a Problem When the Party Decides?

Seth Masket | Posted 06.18.2012 | Denver
Seth Masket

Think about recent examples of state or national party leaders trying to pick nominees before primary voters had a chance to weigh in. Do voters ever push back?

Jason Linkins

Former Colorado Senate Candidate Turns Margarita Pitchman | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Bob Schaffer is a former House member from the state of Colorado who ran for the Senate and lost, and now he's on the news helping his wife sell margarita mix.

We Win, They Lose. Now, Let's Get To Work

Paul Helmke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Helmke

Candidates endorsed or "A" rated by he NRA suffered losses in every region of the nation, up and down the ballot, losing not only the White House, but also at least six crucial races for the U.S. Senate.

Battle For The West: National GOP Gives Up CO Senate Race

Ryan Rivera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ryan Rivera

The National Republican Senatorial Committee confirmed today it was pulling its support from the Colorado race to replace retiring Republican Sen. Way...

National GOP Pulls Out Of Colorado Senate Race

Denver Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The National Republican Senatorial Committee is pulling out of the battle for Colorado's Senate seat, yanking its ads from television stations across ...

NRSC Pulling Out Of Colorado

The Atlantic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican sources in Colorado and Washington say that the National Republican Senatorial Committee plans to pull out of the state by next week, an ac...

Our New Ad on Bob Schaffer's Shameful Record

Jon Soltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jon Soltz

As one of our veterans says in the ad, "I went to Iraq for my country. Bob Schaffer went to Iraq for a big oil company."

GOP Senate Candidate's Son Takes Offensive Stickers Off Facebook

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Colorado Senate candidate Bob Schaffer's son has apologized for offensive stickers featured on his Facebook page: The son of Republican U.S. Senate c...

Sam Stein

Shoeless Chuck Schumer Gives Obama And Dems Some Stern Advice | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Chuck Schumer was not expecting an in-person interview. Towards the end of a quintessentially boiling Washington D.C. day, the affable and intense New...

GOP Senate Campaign Manager: "We're Going To Shove ... Ads Up His Ass"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Colorado Senate candidate Bob Schaffer's campaign manager goes off-message: On Friday, Democratic Rep. Mark Udall voted with Republicans to keep Cong...

Endangered GOP Senators Afraid To Be Seen At Convention

National Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Nine of 12 targeted Republicans running in the most competitive Senate races this fall are either skipping the Republican convention in St. Paul, Minn...

Rachel Weiner

Dem Udall Moving Up In Colorado Senate Race | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CQ changed its rating for the Senate seat being vacated by Sen. Wayne Allard from "No Clear Favorite" to "Leans Democratic." Democratic Rep. Mark Uda...

Sam Stein

GOP Senate Candidate Fesses Up To Pursuing Oil Deal Over U.S. Objections | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Colorado Senatorial candidate Bob Schaffer acknowledged today that he knowingly arranged an oil deal in the Kurdish region of Iraq that was counterpro...

Colorado Senate Race Candidates Talk Energy

David Chong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
David Chong

In the first debate in Colorado's hotly contested race for an open Senate seat, the candidates sparred over gas prices and energy policy. Common ground existed on some fronts, but the candidates were divided on how to deal with the potential environmental fallout of more aggressive energy exploration in the Rocky Mountain State.

Sam Stein

GOP Senate Candidate Pushed Oil Deal Detrimental To U.S.-Iraq Policy | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

At the same time that he was officially a candidate for the United States Senate, Colorado Republican Bob Schaffer was helping to arrange a major oil ...

2008 Colorado Senate General Election:
Schaffer (R) vs. Udall (D)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CO-Sen: Schaffer vs Udall

Bob Schaffer's Abramoff Vacation

Denver Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Just before boarding a plane to the Mariana Islands in 1999, then-Congressman Bob Schaffer announced he was embarking on a fact-finding mission to get...