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Dear Jeffco Students, Sorry If It Feels Insulting, But You're 'Pawns'

Jason Salzman | Posted 12.24.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Who has something to gain by mobilizing the students to protest a censorship that hasn't even been proposed?

Gardner Hates Journalism, Unless He Benefits From It

Jason Salzman | Posted 12.11.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

As Colorado senatorial candidate Cory Gardner was tweeting about how 'honored and humbled' he was, I thought I'd point back to a few of the many times he's trashed the news media with sweeping, unsupported accusations of bias.

Tea-Party Radio Host Wins Argument with GOP Candidate

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.08.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

If you really want to understand the dynamic playing out right now among conservative candidates battling each other to win the June primary election,...

Are Colorado Republicans Arming Themselves to Attack the Tea Party?

Jason Salzman | Posted 03.08.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

One of the biggest political stories of last year has got to be the escalating war between the Republican Party establishment, the so-called "country-club Republicans," and the Tea Party.

Asked if he'd photograph a gay wedding, State Sen. says it would "depend on the circumstances"

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.16.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

State Sen. Kevin Lundberg told a KLZ radio audience Dec. 12 that he relates to the Colorado baker who, by court order, must bake a cake for a gay wedd...

Colorado Republicans Try to Edit out Internal Dissent

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.05.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Do you remember this headline from The Denver Post Spot blog back in September? "Upset Republicans propose chicken protest at Colorado GOP meeting Sat...

Freshman GOP Lawmaker Rejects Advice 'Not to Really Take Strong Stances on Anything'

Jason Salzman | Posted 04.17.2013 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Why not talk about "conservative values" until you turn red, and Colorado reddens up right along with you?

With No Supporting Evidence, Coors Accuses "Perlmutter Camp" of Spreading Nasty Rumors

Jason Salzman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

On KLZ's Grassroots Radio Colorado Wednesday, a caller put the following question to Joe Coors, who's running against Rep. Ed Perlmutter for a congressional seat...

Pot Legalization Would Be More Acceptable in "Libertarian Utopia," Says Top CO Attorney

Jason Salzman | Posted 12.17.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Colorado Attorney General John Suthers appeared on KLZ's Grassroots Radio Colorado Thursday to discuss his opposition to Amendment 64, which would legalize, tax, and regulate marijuana in Colorado.

"If You're a Guy, and You Throw the Word 'Legitimate' in Front of Rape, You're in Trouble"

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.22.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

What would've been the proper adjective for Akin to use to modify the word "rape?" Do other crimes need modifiers too now? Actual murder? Actual burglary? Actual theft? We need the word "actual" to distinguish these crimes from the fake ones?

Social Security a Criminal Enterprise? Anyone Disagree?

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.21.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Why do righty talk-radio hosts love to sit there in silent acquiescence as their guests say that Social Security is nothing but a disaster?

You're Republicans, GOP Tells Colorado Hispanics, Even if You Don't Know It Yet

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.23.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

At the top of the CO Hispanic Republicans' website sits this quote by Reagan: "Latinos are Republicans. They just don't know it yet." It's not a quote that I'd slap across my website if I were trying to make friends with Hispanics.

Conservative Talk Radio Fights United Nations Threat to America

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.09.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Who knew how much of a threat the U.N. is? I've been depressed that it was in decline, but I guess I was wrong.

Colorado Senate Candidate Stars in Birther Trial

Jason Salzman | Posted 04.02.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Conservative talk radio is all aflutter about a trial underway in Florida to determine whether President Obama is eligible to appear on the election ballot there.

If Only the American Economy Wasn't Dragged Down by the Welfare of Its People

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.07.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

I like watching how Tea Party radio plays a role in the care and feeding of radical ideas. No Social Security. No food stamps. No pesky Great Society programs to sink the economy and hold back the poor from thriving.

Talk Radio Hosts, Orphanages, and Children's Health Insurance

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.22.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

The conservative talk-radio world erupted in anger when Gov. Hickenlooper vetoed a bill that would have required families near the poverty level to pay more for state-subsidized health insurance for their kids.

State GOP Chair Allegedly Told El Paso GOP Secretary She Should "Strongly Consider" Resignation

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.10.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

You know a talk radio show is hitting its stride when it starts breaking news bits. That's what Colorado's flagship Tea Party talk-radio show, Grassroots Radio Colorado, did yesterday.

Radio Host Says Republicans Trying to Shut Up Their Own

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.09.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

It's not surprising that Tea Partier Jason Worley was incensed about the El Paso County Republicans May 2 resolution recommending that party officers refrain from criticizing elected Republicans.