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Trump Campaign Has Yet to Start Organizing in Colorado

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.14.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Colorado's Trump campaign is relying on the "robust operations" of the Colorado Republican Party to mobilize Trump voters, including "many new people"...

Congressman's Quote About His Marriage Disappears

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.11.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Of all the crazy stories we heard last summer about the GOP efforts to depose Colorado Republican Party Chair Steve House, this snippet from the Washi...

Republican Who Campared Obama to Chimp Resigns

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.08.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Linda Sorenson took the advice of Delta County (Colorado) Sheriff Fred McKee and resigned last week as chair of the Delta County Republican Party. S...

Racial-Sensitivity Training Promised After Republican Apologizes for Being 'Insensitive' in Comparing Obama to a Chimp

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.07.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

GOP Chair Linda Sorenson issued an apologized for sharing an offensive Facebook meme. But she also complained that "the left is only about tolerance when they are demanding that YOU tolerate their latest nutty idea, and if you don't like it, then you're automatically a 'racist.'"

Will Republicans Ask GOP Official to Resign for Comparing Obama to a Chimp?

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.06.2016 | Politics
Jason Salzman

Multiple Republican leaders in Colorado have condemed Delta County GOP Chair Linda Sorenson for sharing a Facebook meme comparing Obama to a Chimpanze...

Republicans Say Blogger Can't Be Guest at National Convention

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.27.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Colorado Republican Party Chair Steve House has booted Republican activist and blogger Kathryn Porter from the group of Colorado Republicans who are going to the Republican National Convention (RNC) in Cleveland.

Colorado State GOP Chair Fires Back at Trump Campaign

Jason Salzman | Posted 04.12.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Colorado GOP State Chair Steve House fired back at Donald Trump's presidential campaign yesterday, saying campaign staffers know they were treated "fairly" in Colorado, but are attacking state Republicans anyway because they want to advance a "narrative" that "typical politics" is "unfair and improper."

Colorado Republicans Post Names of Possible Delegates Who Could Pick Presidential Nominee

Jason Salzman | Posted 03.25.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

The Colorado Republican Party posted a list on its website Thursday of the names of candidates running to be Colorado delegates at July's Republican N...

Stop Talking So Much About Guns, Colorado GOP Leader Advises Fellow Republicans

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.01.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

at a time when the trending news analysis is obsessed with the "outsiders," you can make a case that the real "outsider" thinking, at least among the die-hard Republican base voters, is reflected in a guy like Steve House.

Republican Gripes Are 'Helping Huffpo,' Colorado GOP Leader Tells Fellow Republicans

Jason Salzman | Posted 01.04.2017 | Denver
Jason Salzman

After a surreal year of GOP infighting in Colorado, the vice chair of the Colorado Republican Party is asking fellow Republicans to stop obsessing on state party leader Steve House--and to lay off attacking each other.

Why Is CNBC Covering for Republicans?

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.08.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

The Colorado Republican Party is blaming CNBC for severely limiting the number of seats available at its Oct. 28 presidential debate at the University of Colorado at Boulder. But CNBC hasn't accepted the blame. Instead, strangely, it's not commenting. What gives?

Coffman's Anti-Science Stance Pulls Down the Republican Party

Jason Salzman | Posted 09.29.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Some Republicans, including Congressman Mike Coffman of Aurora, want to ban stem cell research because they consider embryos to be human life, even if the embryos are obtained from fertizilization clinics that would otherwise dispose of them.

Vote Now for Denver's Next Right-Wing Radio Host

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.13.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Putting its competitive principles where its microphone is, KLZ "The Source" is conducting live "auditions" to replace its morning show host, Randy Corporon, who resigned last month after management pulled the plug on further interviews with former Rep. Tom Tancredo.

More Journalism Was Needed to Sort Out GOP Anger

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.13.2015 | Denver
Jason Salzman

One thing is clear in the home stretch of the battle between Ryan Call and Steve House to be the next leader of Colorado's Republican Party: The race could have used a few more reporters like the Colorado Statesman's Ernest Luning covering it.

Republicans in Colorado Are Mad at Each Other

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.11.2015 | Denver
Jason Salzman

An entertaining trio of Republicans (former Congressman Tom Tancredo, Attorney General Cynthia Coffman, and GOP State Chair candidate Steve House) appeared on KLZ 560-AM's Grassroots Radio Colorado Monday, and their conversation encapsulates the riptide of disagreement enveloping the GOP in our state.

Colorado Springs Lawmaker Endorses Comparing Planned Parenthood to ISIS

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.09.2015 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Colorado State Rep. Gordon Klingenschmitt, who last year suggested that U.S. Rep. Jared Polis would "join ISIS in beheading Christians," has said he's "very proud" of South Dakota State Rep. Isaac Latterell, who last month wrote a blog post comparing Planned Parenthood to the Islamic State.

Coffmans' Split Endorsements Titillate Republicans

Jason Salzman | Posted 04.22.2015 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Conservative talk radio is the front line in the battle over who will be the next chair of the Colorado Republican Party.

A Few Words for the Dude Bros

Stacy Bare | Posted 04.06.2014 | Sports
Stacy Bare

There seems to be a belief that only certain people, maybe only those who drink a certain kind of energy drink, belong in certain places until some mythical level of dude-ness is reached that allows you keys to the kingdom.

What It Feels Like to Fall Eighty Feet and Survive

Freddie Wilkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Freddie Wilkinson

One problem with risk-assessment in the mountains is that you can never know how close you might have come to total disaster. Example: you're clicked into your skis at the top of a bowl somewhere in the backcountry near Jackson Hole, Wyoming.