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Zero Prosecutions In Republican's Voter Fraud 'Witch Hunt'

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 11.19.2013 | Politics

Colorado's Republican Secretary of State Scott Gessler has been on the hunt for voter fraud in the state since he took the office in 2011, claiming no...

'Voter Fraud' Check Finds, Oops, U.S. Citizens Voting

The Huffington Post | Ashley Balcerzak | Posted 08.16.2013 | Politics

Voter fraud is not as rampant as Colorado's secretary of state would like you to believe. Last month, Secretary of State Scott Gessler (R) had anno...

Colo. Sec. Of State Downplays 'Conflict Of Interest' In Dem Recall Efforts

The Colorado Independent | Tessa Cheek | Posted 07.03.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's Tessa Cheek. “I know this puts you in a tough position,” attorney Mark Grueskin said to Deputy Secretary of Sta...

Gessler Pays Back Travel Cash, Seeks End To Ethics Flap

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 05.24.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler on Monday cut a personal check to the Department of State f...

Gessler Taps Auditor To Examine Spending At Heart Of Ethics Complaint

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 05.22.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler appears to have had himself audited. In a witness list h...

Governor Gessler?

Posted 05.17.2013 | Denver

Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler is the latest Republican rumored to be interested in challenging Democratic Governor John Hickenlooper in 20...

Election Reform Bill: It's Scott Gessler vs. 75 Percent Of County Clerks

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 05.01.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. DENVER — Colorado’s Republican Secretary of State Scott Gessler arrived late to testify at the Se...

Why Colorado Lags In The Race To Clean Up Elections

Denver iJournal | David O. Williams | Posted 03.28.2013 | Denver

From Denver iJournal's David O. Williams. Colorado’s Democrat-dominated state legislature is hammering out new laws on everything from guns to ci...

An Insider's Guide To Gaming The Political System

Denver iJournal | David O. Williams | Posted 03.19.2013 | Denver

From Denver iJournal's David O. Williams. Scott Shires, an Aurora businessman who first registered one of the most notorious political nonprofits i...

Ethics Commission Poised To OK Gessler Defense Fund

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 01.30.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. Draft documents drawn up by Colorado Independent Ethics Commission suggest members will allow Secreta...

Spent About $8,000 On Letters To Suspected Noncitizens

AP | Posted 03.16.2013 | Denver

DENVER -- Colorado Republican Secretary of State Scott Gessler is defending his search for noncitizens registered to vote and says the voting system r...

Gessler To Be Investigated By Ethics Commission

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 01.08.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. The Colorado Independent Ethics Commission yesterday unanimously voted to investigate Secretary of St...

DU Citizen Panel Wades Into Campaign-Finance Swamplands

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 11.30.2012 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. DENVER– The University of Denver’s “strategic issues panel of accomplished citizens” tasked w...

Gessler Under Investigation By State Ethics Commission

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 11.06.2012 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. Hours before Election Day, the Colorado Independent Ethics Commission has announced it is launching a...

GOP Keeps Its Edge In Colorado Early Voting

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 10.31.2012 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. The latest early-vote tallies (pdf) released this afternoon by the Colorado secretary of state show R...

Gessler Says 300 More Noncitizens Found On Colo. Voter Rolls

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 10.24.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- There are 300 more suspected noncitizens on Colorado's voter rolls, Secretary of State Gessler announced Tuesday in the latest chapter of a ...

Colorado SOS Website 'Internet Technical Difficulties'

Posted 10.09.2012 | Denver

Of all the days to experience technical difficulties, the last day to register online to vote isn't an ideal one. Tuesday October 9th is the last ...

Gessler: Left Doesn't Care About Voter Fraud

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 10.06.2012 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. DENVER– Speaking at a conservative conference here Thursday, Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gess...

WATCH: Gessler Gets Grilled By Texas

Posted 09.13.2012 | Denver

After Republican Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler began backpedaling from his controversial plan to hold hearings challenging the voter statu...

Gessler Backs Down

Posted 09.10.2012 | Denver

After Colorado's Republican Secretary of State Scott Gessler sent out letters questioning the citizenship of nearly 4,000 people, the majority of whom...

'Personhood' Fails To Make It To Ballot

Posted 08.30.2012 | Denver

An amendment submitted by the Colorado Personhood Coalition fell short of the required number of signatures to make the November ballot by 3,859 accor...

Legal Voters Being Questioned By Gessler's Office

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 10.28.2012 | Denver

DENVER — U.S citizens are among those who received letters from Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler questioning their right to vote, the A...

Gessler: A 'Good Election' Is When 'Republicans Win'

Posted 06.26.2012 | Denver

On Tuesday, ColoradoPols.com unearthed a video of Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler talking about election integrity that may raise some eyebr...

Location Of New Trader Joe's Clears Out, Makes Room

Posted 05.04.2012 | Denver

The Boulder Applebee's restaurant at the Twenty Ninth Street Mall has officially closed this week making room for the new Trader Joe's grocery store t...

Recall Worthy? Dems: Scott Gessler All Vinegar, No Honey

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.29.2012 | Denver

Just over a year into office, Colorado's Secretary of State Scott Gessler has likely made the headlines more than all previous Colorado secretaries co...