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Sam Stein

Democratic Senate Candidates Run From Obama While GOP Moves Toward His Agenda

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As the 2014 campaign enters its final stages, the two parties are approaching President Barack Obama in unconventional ways. Some De...

Clock Ticking on Gardner

Jason Salzman | Posted 09.17.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

It's a big week for Colorado senatorial candidate Cory Gardner, as the clock ticks down on his opportunity to withdraw his co-sponsorship from a federal personhood bill, which aims to ban all abortion, even for rape and incest.

Colorado's Contraception Controversy: Both Sides In Senate Race Are Misleading Voters

FactCheck.org | Lori Robertson | Posted 09.16.2014 | Politics

The following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. Both sides in the Colorado Senate race are misleading voters in TV ads on Republican Rep. C...

OK, Let's Talk About Birth Control

Dawn Laguens | Posted 09.15.2014 | Politics
Dawn Laguens

If these politicians want to make birth control a dominant issue in the 2014 by proposing a new $483 million birth control tax on American women, we're game.

Abortion-Ban Proponents Running in Jefferson County

Jason Salzman | Posted 09.13.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Personhood pressure, in its various forms, faced by Gardner as he worked his way to power, is still very much alive within Colorado's GOP, even in Jeffco, one of the entire country's most critical swing counties.

Samantha Lachman

Colorado GOP Candidates Attended Event Hosted By Sandy Hook Shooting Truther

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 09.11.2014 | Politics

Given that Colorado has had its fair share of mass shootings, the fact that two high-profile Republicans there attended an event with a candidate for ...

Samantha Lachman

OB-GYN Group Chides GOP Senate Candidates On Birth Control

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 09.09.2014 | Politics

The country's leading group of physicians providing reproductive health care chastised Republican U.S. Senate candidates for supporting over-the-count...

Mark Udall Apologizes For Comments On Slain Journalists

AP | By NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 09.09.2014 | Politics

DENVER (AP) — Sen. Mark Udall on Monday apologized for saying that two reporters beheaded by militants in the Middle East would agree that the Unite...

Reporter Has No Luck Understanding Gardner Hypocrisy

Jason Salzman | Posted 09.08.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

One of the biggest mysteries of the current election season, consistently overlooked by Denver journalists, is why U.S. Senate candidate Cory Gardner...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

Senate Polls Show Edge For GOP

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 09.08.2014 | Politics

Two sets of polls released Sunday find an edge for the GOP in a closely contested Senate midterm environment, although they differ on the size of that...

Candidates Spar In Pivotal Senate Race

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 09.07.2014 | Politics

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Health care and the partial government shutdown underscored the first debate Saturday between U.S. Democratic Sen. Mark...

How Gardner Rode an Abortion Ban to Congress

Jason Salzman | Posted 09.09.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

It's clear enough that personhood was one of the foundational building blocks of his climb to Congress, proving Keith Mason correct and shedding light on the short-term gain GOP candidates encounter by joining with anti-abortion activists.

Cory Gardner Brags About A Measure That Failed In New Campaign Ad

AP | By KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 09.04.2014 | Politics

DENVER (AP) — GOP Senate candidate Cory Gardner, framed by sunflowers and wind turbines, tells voters in a campaign ad this week that he co-wrote a ...

Ryan's Radio Love for Gardner Regurgitates Trouble for Republicans

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.31.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Rep. Paul Ryan was in town last week, and he did a round of interviews on talk radio shows, hoping to find an audience hungry for his new book, which essentially explains how the Tea Party can grab actual control of things.

The Meaning of the Koch Brothers Tapes: "I Don't Know Where We'd Be Without You"

Mike Lux | Posted 08.30.2014 | Politics
Mike Lux

The spectacle of Mitch McConnell kowtowing to Charles and David Koch and other billionaires gathered recently at a luxury resort. This is going to help define the national narrative for the 2014 campaign -- these tapes make 100 percent clear that the modern Republican party is controlled by the Kochs and their billionaire friends.

Politicians and Billionaires: Pledging Allegiance to Each Other in Secret

Mike Lux | Posted 08.27.2014 | Politics
Mike Lux

These audio files reveal the frightening truth about the state of American politics in 2014 -- our country is being held hostage by a minority beholden to corporate interests.

Sam Stein

At Koch Retreat, Top GOP Senate Candidates Credited Koch Network For Their Rise

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 08.28.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Three top Republican Senate candidates heaped praise on the political network built by the conservative billionaires Charles and David K...

Paul Blumenthal

Corporate PACs Stick With Senate Democrats So Far

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 08.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the most heavily contested Senate races over seats now held by Democrats, corporations and business trade associations are largely st...

Gardner Needs to Explain His Support for Personhood

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.20.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

It's not just senatorial Colorado candidate Cory Gardner who's taken the endlessly puzzling position of being opposed to personhood at the state level but supportive of the federal version.

Fight Emerges Over Birth Control In Key Race

FactCheck.org | Lori Robertson | Posted 08.16.2014 | Politics

The following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. A major issue in the Colorado Senate race has been a state ballot initiative on “personho...

Marina Fang

Immigration Reform Could Swing Two Key Races In Colorado

HuffingtonPost.com | Marina Fang | Posted 08.16.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When House Republicans voted resoundingly earlier this month in favor of a bill to dismantle protections for young undocumented immigran...

Cory Gardner Still Backs Abortion Ban, Opposes Birth Control

Karen Middleton | Posted 08.15.2014 | Denver
Karen Middleton

When Cory Gardner's campaign tries to say the federal anti-abortion, anti-birth control bill isn't the same as the state personhood bill, we ask: do you really think Colorado women and Colorado voters are that dumb?

When a Doctor Faces More Jail Time Than a Rapist

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.13.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

It's been widely reported that Colorado Senate candidate Cory Gardner sponsored a bill in 2007 that would have outlawed all abortion in Colorado. But there's a detail about the ramifications of Gardner's legislation that's gone unreported, and it's important because it illuminates just how serious his bill was.

Gardner's Sweet Talk on Immigration Not Found on his Website

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.12.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Here are the first two paragraphs of Colorado senatorial candidate Cory Gardner's official position on immigration, as written on his congressional we...

Gardner's Immigration Spin Cycle Exposed

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.30.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Colorado Senate candidate Cory Gardner, who's challenging Democratic Sen. Mark Udall, has been hitting the radio airwaves recently with his thoughts o...