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John Hickenlooper

The 2010 Campaign in Colorado: Practice

Mike Maday | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Mike Maday

According to the Denver Post direct voter contact made the difference in a Senate race where the margin was less than 1%. If Obama's re-election campaign can tap into these volunteers, it may again be the difference.

Will Hickenlooper Really Be Pro-Business, or Ritter Redux?

Sean Paige | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Sean Paige

How Hickenlooper will manage to be "pro-business," while also serving a core party constituency that is hostile to free markets and free enterprise, is a contradiction he'll have to work through.

Did the Tea Party Blow It in Colorado?

David Frey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
David Frey

The Colorado Senate race was one of a few that Republicans lost by a hair's breadth and raised questions about the Tea Party.

Reid, Bennet, and Hickenlooper: A Western Story Worth Tellin'

Jill Hanauer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jill Hanauer

Not that long ago, it would have been almost unthinkable that the West would be the firewall for Democratic control of the Senate this election.

Tom Tancredo Says He'll Stay On The Ballot, Even If Dan Maes Continues Campaign

The Denver Post | Karen E. Crummy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Even if Republican gubernatorial hopeful Dan Maes drops out of the governor's race, third-party candidate Tom Tancredo said Thursday he is in through ...

Three Good Things for Progressives to Take From the Midterm Election Results

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

It's been easy for the Republicans to spend the last two years demonizing and obstructing the president. Well now the GOP has a share of the power, and they can no longer just sit back and throw rocks.

Colorado Elections 2010: LIVE Updates On The State's Hottest Races

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

WATCH:   UPDATE (11:23): DENVER (AP) -- Sen. Michael Bennet narrowly defeated tea party Republican Ken Buck on Wednesday, allowing Democrats...

LISTEN: Palin Records Robocall For Tancredo

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Former Governor of Alaska and Vice-Presidential nominee Sarah Palin has endorsed American Constitution Party (ACP) candidate Tom Tancredo for Governor...

CO-Gov: 47% Hickenlooper (D), 44% Tancredo (C), 6% Maes (R) (Fox/Pulse 10/30)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Fox/Pulse 10/30/10; 1,000 likely voters, 3% margin of error Mode: Automated phone Fox release Colorado 2010 Governor 47% Hickenlooper (D), 44% Tancr...

Ken Buck Leads Michael Bennet By One, Hickenlooper Up By Five In PPP Poll

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

24 hours before election day, the Colorado Senate race is still locked in a dead heat, and John Hickenlooper is maintaining a slight lead over America...

Dan Maes, RGA Meet In Washington

KDVR | Eli Stokols | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER - Multiple sources have confirmed to FOX 31 that GOP gubernatorial candidate Dan Maes spent Wednesday meeting with officials from the Republica...

CO-Gov: 48% Hickenlooper (D), 43% Tancredo (C), 8% Maes (R) (PPP 10/31)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PPP 10/30-31/10; 1059 likely voters, 3% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (PPP release) Colorado 2010 Governor 48% Hickenlooper (D), 43% Tancred...

CO-Gov: 47% Hickenlooper (D), 40% Tancredo (C), 9% Maes (R) (YouGov 10/25-28)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

YouGov 10/25-28/10; 855 likely voters Mode: Internet YouGov release Colorado 2010 Governor 47% Hickenlooper (D), 40% Tancredo (C), 9% Maes (R) (char...

Hickenlooper Slams CSAP's, Says State Can't Commit More Money To Education

EdNewsColorado | Todd Engdahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

"We're not going to throw money at the problem," the Denver mayor said during a news conference at Arapahoe Community College in Littleton with runnin...

What Howard Dean Could Tell Bill Clinton and Kendrick Meek: Change the Voting System

Rob Richie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rob Richie

Clinton's outreach to Meek is an insight into the appalling, anti-participatory, undemocratic nature of the plurality voting system that we too often take for granted.

CO-Gov: 47% Hickenlooper (D), 42% Tancredo (ACP), 5% Maes (R) (Rasmussen 10/28)

Huffington Post | Adam Carlson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rasmussen 10/28/10; 750 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (Rasmussen release) Colorado 2010 Governor 47% Hickenlooper (D), 42%...

Hickenlooper "Volunteers" You to Pay Higher Utility Bills

Sean Paige | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Sean Paige

What Hick really wants is to "volunteer" Colorado energy users to bankroll a higher ed establishment that refuses to economize, refuses to cut costs, refuses to change the way it operates.

Tancredo: Barack Obama Is A Greater Threat To The U.S. Than Al Qaeda

AP | STEVEN K. PAULSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — Tom Tancredo is quick to admit he brings plenty of baggage to the Colorado governor's race. Like the time he called Miami a "Third World...

CO-Gov: 48% Hickenlooper (D), 34% Tancredo (C), 10% Maes (R) (RBI 10/26)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RBI Strategies & Research, for Colorado Pols 10/24-26/10; 501 likely voters, 4.4% margin of error Mode: Live phone interviews (Colorado Pols release) ...

10 Candidate Connections That May Surprise You

AOL News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Don't know squat about many of this year's elections contenders? You may find yourself more familiar with some of their friends and family....

Hickenlooper Up Big In New Time/CNN Poll

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A new poll from CNN/Time shows Democrat John Hickenlooper up 14 points over American Constitution Party Candidate Tom Tancredo. Hickenlooper receiv...

CO-Gov: 51% Hickenlooper (D), 37% Tancredo (C), 10% Maes (R) (CNN/TIME 10/26)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CNN / TIME / Opinion Research Corporation 10/20-26/10; 829 likely voters, 3.5% margin of error Mode: automated phone (CNN/Time PDF) Colorado 2010 Go...

Dan Maes's Lackluster Fundraising Worries Colorado GOP

POLITICO | DAVID CATANESE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Colorado gubernatorial nominee Dan Maes has already overcome a significant cash dearth to win once this election cycle, but now Republican leaders are...

Pro-Pot Conservatism Takes to National Stage

Jessica Peck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jessica Peck

Even some of the right's most vilified social conservatives are seeing the light, including Glenn Beck and Sarah Palin (who have called for varying degrees of decriminalization or legalization).

PPP's Latest Poll Has Tancredo Within Three Points Of Hick

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A new poll from Public Policy Polling (PPP) has American Constitution Party Candidate Tom Tancredo trailing Democrat John Hickenlooper by just three p...