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Tancredo Says Republican Establishment Won't Launch Torpedoes Against their Own This Time

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.15.2015 | Denver
Jason Salzman

As State Sen. Tim Neville of Littleton starts to make his case for taking on Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet, he's embracing his conservative backgroun...

Facebook Deletes Former Congressman's Suggestion that ISIS Attack Pot Smokers

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.14.2015 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Facebook deleted a post by Rep. Tom Tancredo in which the former Colorado Congressman advised ISIS not to attack America on July 4 but, instead, "to ...

Even Immigration Hardliner Tom Tancredo Is Giving Donald Trump Some Grief

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 07.20.2015 | Politics

Donald Trump's comments on immigration went too far -- at least in tone -- for one of the most hardline anti-unauthorized immigration Republicans, for...

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

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.13.2015 | 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.

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.

Beauprez Blames Fellow Republicans, Not His Anti-Pot Position, for Election Loss

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.10.2015 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Failed Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez appeared on KNUS' Craig Silverman Show Saturday and blamed, among other things, the Republican Governors' Association (RGA) for his November loss to Democrat John Hickenlooper.

Republican Gadfly on War Path Against Republicans

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.22.2015 | Denver
Jason Salzman

During this year's GOP primary, top Colorado Republicans, including Colorado GOP Chair Ryan Call and Attorney General John Suthers, claimed to have no knowledge of a GOP-funded campaign attacking Colorado gubernatorial candidate Tom Tancredo.

It's Tancredo Versus Christie in Primary States

Jason Salzman | Posted 01.19.2015 | Denver
Jason Salzman

ince the news broke on this blog Nov. 6 that he was forming a "Stop Chris Christie PAC," former congressman Tom Tancredo has been on the interview cir...

Tancredo Launches 'Stop Chris Christie PAC'

Jason Salzman | Posted 01.06.2015 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Even as Republicans are still warm from hugging each other, it's no surprise that Tancredo is launching a new campaign to stop New Jersey Gov. Chis Christie's presidential aspirations.

Republican Volunteers Quit in Anger

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.05.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Pueblo County Republican Chair Becky Mizel told KVOR's Jimmy Lakey over the weekend that Republican volunteers in Pueblo have been quitting in respons...

Coffman Still Mad at Being Square Peg in Round Hole of Aurora

Jason Salzman | Posted 09.24.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

But whether you think Coffman is anything like a Cuckoo bird, you wouldn't expect Coffman, three years after redistricting, to be bringing up the square-peg issue himself, almost hating on his own district.

Matt Ferner

Former Congressman Scores Free, Legal Weed At Movie Screening | Matt Ferner | Posted 07.15.2014 | Politics

Former Rep. Tom Tancredo (R-Colo.) just scored his first bag of free, legal weed. In Denver on Thursday during a screening of a new documentary tha...

Matt Ferner

Former Congressman Catches 'Contact Buzz' As Filmmaker Smokes Legal Weed | Matt Ferner | Posted 07.03.2014 | Politics

Former Rep. Tom Tancredo (R-Colo.) may have lost the GOP gubernatorial primary in Colorado this year, but he did get a major role in a new documentary...

Coffman Can't Erase His Praise of Tancredo

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.20.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

If Coffman, or more likely his spokesman, appears again on Univision, let's hope he gets time to explain why he thinks his boss is so far apart from Tancredo's immigration positions, when in fact they share both an anti-immigrant record and fighter's posture on the issue.

Gun Giveaways Are This Cycle's Hottest Campaign Ploy

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 06.19.2014 | Politics

Clint Didier, a tea party-backed Republican and former Washington Redskins player, announced Thursday that he would be giving away three guns to raise...

The Blessed Talk-Radio Airwaves

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.19.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Maybe you hate conservative talk radio, but we should be grateful to the medium for giving political candidates the chance to talk openly about how re...

Pot Attack Ad Hits Colorado Governor's Race

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.16.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Over the weekend, The Denver Post's Lynn Bartels spotlighted what could be the first ad ever in Colorado attacking a gubernatorial candidate for suppo...

Will Talk-Radio Yappers Push Tancredo Over the Top?

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.13.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

I've been too busy listening to talk radio to notice news reports that talk radio anchored tea-party candidate David Brat's defeat of GOP House Majori...

Dump Ice Water on Tom Tancredo

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.12.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

In this conversation with KNUS last week, Tancredo says it's not what gay people do that bothers him. He says he doesn't care. But he does have a problem with gay people forcing hetero people, like him, to break their religious convictions in order to respect, include, or accommodate gays.

Will CO Tea Party Knock Off Beauprez?

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.11.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

As news spread last night that Tea-Party Republicans in Virginia ejected House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, Arapahoe Country Tea Party activists--here...

Tancredo the Biggest Loser?

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.04.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott Gessler launched an ad yesterday attacking his rival Tom Tancredo as a loser because Tanc lost his 2010 campaign for governor. The conservative radio world isn't buying Gessler's attack.

Is There Beef Behind the GOP 'Feminine Perspective'?

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.14.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Beyond personhood, how about equal pay for equal work? Do they like Planned Parenthood? Roe v. Wade?

Will Beauprez Be Banned from Saturday's GOP Convention?

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.09.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Delegates at the state Republican convention will vote Saturday to pick one or more of the GOP gubernatorial candidates who will appear on the primary...

Nugent Apologizes to Obama But Not to Colorado!

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.28.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

I wrote a blog post a while back regurgitating rocker Ted Nugent's appearance on KNUS Peter Boyles' show, where Nugent said Colorado is the poster chi...

Riding a Joint Into the Governor's Office

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.13.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Tancredo thinks he can ride his support for pot legalization into the governor's office. That's what he said T...