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Gardner Has Had A 'Number Of Great Conversations' With Trump

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.21.2017 | Politics
Jason Salzman

Asked by a conservative radio host Saturday to “characterize his current relationship with President Trump and his team” and whether Gardner was a...

Dissecting Gardner's Thoughts On The 'Paid Protesters' Allegedly Hounding Him

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.20.2017 | Politics
Jason Salzman

Shaun Boyd, the political reporter for Denver’s CBS affiliate, touched a nerve when she reported Jan. 27 that U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) thinks m...

On Radio, Gardner Says He Thinks Gorsuch Wrote about Roe v. Wade

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.04.2017 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Asked by a conservative talk-radio host whether U.S. Senators have private discussions with U.S Supreme Court nominees about cases like Roe v. Wade, U...

GOP Senator Blames ‘Paid Protesters’ For Deluge Of Phone Calls

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 02.03.2017 | Politics

DENVER ― Upset constituents have inundated the office of Sen. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) with phone calls, letters and emails during President Donald Tr...

"That Mail Box Is Full"

Jason Salzman | Posted 01.22.2017 | Denver
Jason Salzman

"I'm sorry but that mail box is full." That's what you get when you call the Washington DC line of U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO), even though a recor...

Beware of Colorado Republicans Claiming to Have Multiple Replacements for Obamacare

Jason Salzman | Posted 01.20.2017 | Denver
Jason Salzman

The Colorado Republican congressional delegation is talking a lot about replacements for Obamacare, as if they have something in mind, or many options...

Planned Parenthood Will 'Fight Like Hell' To Stop Republican Health Care Cuts

Jason Salzman | Posted 01.06.2017 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Planned Parenthood funding has long been a target of Republicans, who are upset that the organization offers abortion services, even though federal funds cannot be used by law to provide abortion.

Colorado GOP Official Leaves Republican Party and Sees "Exodus" Coming

Jason Salzman | Posted 11.07.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

In what could presage the upending of the Republican Party after next tomorrow's election, Elbert County Commissioner Robert Rowland has left the GOP ...

Good Will Toward Planned Parenthood Could Spell Defeat for Anti-Choice Lawmakers

Jason Salzman | Posted 11.05.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

The combination Trump's "misogyny," last year's murders at a Colorado Springs clinic, and the popularity of Planned Parenthood is translating into vot...

A List: Which Colorado Republicans Will Still Vote for Trump?

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.13.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

I've previously chronicled the various positions of Colorado Republicans on Trump, but this time I ran into problems categorizing their stances.  As...

Gardner's Vote for Pence Wouldn't Count

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.12.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

"Unhappy with Trump? Want to Write In Pence? It Doesn't Work That Way." That's the headline of a story by Colorado Public Radio's Ryan Warner, who di...

Again, a Republican U.S. Senate Candidate Backpedals on Abortion

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.08.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

If you look at the Colorado Right to Life website, you'll see that Colorado U.S. Senate candidate Darryl Glenn is labled "pro-life." If you're Colora...

Fact Check: Gardner Opposes Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.27.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

In an editorial this weekend holding out U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner as the model of the way forward for the Republican Party, The Denver Post claimed Gard...

Woods Continues to Oppose Abortion, Even for Incest

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.25.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

State Sen. Laura Woods continues to differentiate herself from Colorado Republicans, like U.S. Senator Cory Gardner and Rep. Mike Coffman, who've trie...

Journalists Who Refuse To Take The Same Non-Answer For An Answer

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.25.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Journalists take a lot of hits these days, but we're all glad they're out there asking questions.

Republican Won't Win GOP Primary Votes by Being Pro-Choice

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.24.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

A huge frustration of Personhood USA folks is the familiar pattern of Colorado Republicans building their political careers and winning primary electi...

Colorado Republicans In a Pickle Over Trump

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.04.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

The local response to Trump's big win last night should catch the attention of journalists, with Colorado Republicans coming to grips (or not) with Tr...

TrumpWatch: Where Colorado Republicans Stand on Trump

Jason Salzman | Posted 03.22.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

With Trump's wins continuing, the question of whether Colorado Republicans will vote for the mogul, if he's the nominee, becomes even more relevant, a...

US Sen. Gardner Slams HuffPo Article On Secretive GOP Meeting to Stop Trump

Jason Salzman | Posted 03.09.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

In a radio interview this morning, U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner denied that he traveled to a meeting at a swanky Georgia resort over the weekend in a last ditch effort to stop Donald Trump from becoming the GOP presidential nominee.

Cory's Constitutional Crackpottery

Shan Wells | Posted 02.16.2017 | Denver
Shan Wells


Reporters Should Expect Gardner to Co-Sponsor Life at Conception Act Soon

Jason Salzman | Posted 01.28.2017 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Colorado's Republican Senator, Cory Gardner, spent a good chunk of his 2014 election campaign telling us that the Life at Conception Act was really nothing more than a symbolic statement, when, in fact, it is federal personhood legislation that would ban all abortion, even for rape.

Former Political Reporter Writes News-Like Blog for Secretary of State

Jason Salzman | Posted 01.22.2017 | Denver
Jason Salzman

When political reporter Lynn Bartels left The Denver Post last year for a communications job at the Secretary of State's (SOS) office, it appeared she...

Obama Loves America So Much He Wants To Save It From Becoming Fascist

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grim | Posted 01.13.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama put the American people on notice Tuesday night that a dark future awaited U.S. democracy if they didn't begin to...

Republican Candidate Promises to Remain Anti-Choice

Jason Salzman | Posted 11.25.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

"My name is Tim Neville, and I'm the pro-Life candidate running for the nomination to take on and defeat Democrat Michael Bennet in November 2016." That's how Neville, who's considered the frontrunner in the Republican U.S. Senate primary, describes himself in a recent fundraising email.

GOP Faces Uphill Climb With Latino Voters In Key Swing State Of Colorado

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 10.30.2015 | Politics

BOULDER, Colo. -- Minutes before presidential candidates took the stage at Wednesday's Republican primary debate, an evangelical pastor stepped to a m...