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Elise Foley

GOP Hopes It Won't Need Immigration Reform To Win Over Colorado Latinos

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.31.2014 | Politics

DENVER -- Standing in her driveway in Aurora, Colorado, a diverse suburb just east of Denver, a woman listened impatiently on Monday as a 17-year-old ...

When The 2014 Debates Got Real, What Were These Candidates Really Thinking?

The Huffington Post | Christine Conetta & Chris Gentilviso | Posted 10.30.2014 | Politics

In politics, candidates are usually on their best behavior during debates. But then comes that smile, that smirk, even a frown -- each of which is ...

Tales From This Koch-fueled Election

Mike Lux | Posted 10.30.2014 | Politics
Mike Lux

The biggest question of this election is whether the Republicans will win control of the Senate, so that McConnell can work his magic for his billionaire friends. But right behind that in importance is this inextricably linked question: Do the Koch candidates win their incredibly close elections?

Ryan Grim

Liberal Lurch: Both Parties Find Progressive Jesus In Dying Moments Of Campaign

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 10.30.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- While the GOP has effectively locked down the campaign for the House and is in a good place to win control of the Senate, the contours o...

Elise Foley

Progressives Call For Denver Post To Retract Cory Gardner Endorsement

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.28.2014 | Politics

DENVER -- Colorado voters with progressive group MoveOn and abortion rights group NARAL Pro-Choice America delivered nearly 13,000 signatures from vot...

Clinton: Republicans Trying To Get Americans To 'Vote Your Fears And Your Anger'

AP | KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 10.28.2014 | Politics

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton urged Democrats to ignore polls showing their party is unlikely to retain control of the U.S. Sen...

Election Season: Time for GOP Halloween Masquerade Ball

Robert Creamer | Posted 10.27.2014 | Politics
Robert Creamer

This year the Republicans are doing their very best to prevent the voters from remembering who they really are and what they really stand for. They're putting on their "moderate masks" and the costumes of ordinary middle class Americans.

Samantha Lachman

In Colorado's First All-Mail Election, Voters Are Being Hassled Like Never Before

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 10.23.2014 | Politics

DENVER -- "The sooner you get it in, the sooner they stop calling you." That's what Kristyne Brenner, a resident of the Denver suburb of Greenwood...

Karl Rove-Backed Group Skips Context In Colorado

FactCheck.org | Lori Robertson | Posted 10.23.2014 | Politics

The following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. The conservative group Crossroads GPS attacks Colorado Sen. Mark Udall for saying the Islam...

Threats to Women's Health Are Real and Voters Know It

Dawn Laguens | Posted 10.23.2014 | Politics
Dawn Laguens

The danger in writing around facts like George Will does in his column about Gardner is that he misinforms voters about the real threats facing abortion access. If allowed to stand unchallenged, his column could do lasting damage.

Mark Blumenthal

HUFFPOLLSTER: Surveys Give GOP The Edge In Colorado

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 10.31.2014 | Politics

Two more polls give the Republican the upper hand in Colorado. We take a closer look at the unusual methods of one of them. And most Americans still a...

Why Are So Many Polls Getting Colorado Wrong?

Jill Hanauer | Posted 10.22.2014 | Denver
Jill Hanauer

When you consider the drop-off voters, women, Latinos and cell-only houses, there are plenty of ways for public pollsters to miss these voters who are predominantly supporting Udall.

It's October, and Newspaper Leaves Are Changing From Blue to Red

Bob Seay | Posted 10.22.2014 | Denver
Bob Seay

The Denver Post, in their opinion columns and in the inevitable spin of their news reporting, has supported reproductive choice, a living wage, and ma...

The Colorado Republicans' 'People-Like-Me' Problem

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.21.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

With Beauprez and Gardner at the top of the Republican ticket,  you're witnessing a repeat of the 2012 election, where voters came around to thinking that Obama cared more about them than Romney did.

Colorado Senate Race Tests Reach Of Democrats' Ground Game

AP | NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 10.20.2014 | Politics

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Dave Lightowler never even got to say Sen. Mark Udall's name. The moment Lightowler mentioned the incumbent running for re-elec...

The Difficult Dance of the 2014 Climate Change Denier

Gene Karpinski | Posted 10.17.2014 | Politics
Gene Karpinski

While each of these candidates has danced to a slightly different tune on the science of climate change, they all follow the same move when it comes to opposing any action to address the issue. This is where their dancing feet start to step on each other.

Mark Udall vs. Cory Gardner Nonpartisan Candidate Guide for Colorado Senate Race 2014

Campus Election Engagement Project | Posted 10.17.2014 | Politics
Campus Election Engagement Project

Are you looking for a nonpartisan voter guide for the Mark Udall vs. Cory Gardner Senate race? One that will give you an unbiased, no-spin comparison of candidate positions on key issues?

Samantha Lachman

Mark Udall Shakes Off The Haters At Lively Campaign Rally

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 10.16.2014 | Politics

DENVER -- With a major newspaper endorsing his opponent last week and multiple polls showing him trailing less than three weeks before Election Day, S...

Journalists Revolt Against Gardner's Lie

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.16.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

We're seeing a full-scale revolt by journalists against senatorial candidate Cory Gardner's obnoxious denial of the simple fact that the Life at Conception Act, which he co-sponsored  last summer, is federal personhood legislation.

Paul Blumenthal

Dark Money Concentrates In Small Number of Pivotal 2014 Races

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.15.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As independent spending by nonprofit groups that fail to disclose their donors approaches $200 million in the 2014 midterm elections, it...

Fact Check: Gardner Opposes Dream Act and Blocked Immigration Reform

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.15.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Colorado senatorial candidate Rep. Cory Gardner continues to misrepresent his record on immigration, and reporters have failed to call him out on it. ...

Samantha Lachman

Marijuana Legalization Not Lighting Up Colorado's Hottest Races

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 10.15.2014 | Politics

DENVER -- "It's tough to get the stoners to the polls," budtender Maxwell Cranford said from behind the counter at The Clinic, a medical and recreatio...

The Worst Political Endorsement by a Serious Newspaper in My Lifetime

Gary Hart | Posted 10.14.2014 | Denver
Gary Hart

As a Colorado citizen who pays more than ordinary attention to American politics generally and to Colorado politics particularly, I am dumbfounded and appalled by The Denver Post's endorsement of Congressman Cory Gardner.

Colbert Skewers Gardner's Personhood Falsehood

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.14.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Many local journalists have done the right thing, journalism-wise, in trying to hold Gardner accountable and to expose the brazen falsehoods that Gardner been repeating about the Life at Conception Act.

After the Flipping, Top Candidates Line Up Against Personhood Amendment

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.14.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Republican candidates for governor and U.S. Senator in Colorado have a twisted history of support then opposition to state personhood amendments, not ...