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Denver Mayors Race

HANCOCK: 'A Bizarre Soap Opera'

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 08.13.2011 | Denver

Mayor-elect Michael Hancock has continued to deflect accusations that he was a client of a former Denver prostitution business, Denver Players and Den...

Runoff Election Tomorrow

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 08.06.2011 | Denver

In what has turned into a hard-fought, and at times ugly, runoff race, Chris Romer and Michael Hancock have until 7 p.m. Tuesday night to wait for the...

Michael Hancock: Urban Gardening Could Be Economic Boon for Denver

The Denver Diatribe | Posted 08.02.2011 | Denver
The Denver Diatribe

Every candidate for office in the U.S. today knows if you want to get elected, you'd better come with a plan for creating jobs. Hancock has a big idea for creating jobs, but no one seems to be taking it seriously.

Fathers and Sons, Then and Now

Craig Alan Silverman | Posted 07.18.2011 | Denver
Craig Alan Silverman

After our drive time radio show, I fought the weather and traffic to get downtown to moderate a mayoral debate. There was plenty of parking in front ...

Denver Mayoral Runoff 2011: Endorsement Roundup

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 07.11.2011 | Denver

The Denver mayoral runoff voting day is not until June 7, but Michael Hancock and Chris Romer are not wasting any time winning over the electorate by ...

Romer vs. Hancock On The Issues

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 07.06.2011 | Denver

The Denver mayoral runoff has just begun and the last candidates standing, Michael Hancock and Chris Romer, are already pushing hard to differentiate ...

Standing Up for All of Denver's Kids

Chris Romer | Posted 06.27.2011 | Denver
Chris Romer

For the past 22 years I have fought to see all of Denver's children succeed. Those kids are why I see a brighter future for our city, because they will help build it.

Supporting Denver's LGBT Community and Equality for All Coloradans

Chris Romer | Posted 06.18.2011 | Denver
Chris Romer

As mayor, I will work to ensure Denver treats all its citizens and employees equally, regardless of sexual orientation.

Denver Public Schools: Putting Children First and How Adult Politics Have Clouded the Discussion

James Mejia | Posted 06.13.2011 | Denver
James Mejia

The mayor must be an advocate for students, hold leadership accountable and ensure that teachers and students have adequate resources for success.

Denver Mayoral Forum Gets Testy As Hancock, Mejia Exchange Blows

Denver Daily | Peter Marcus | Posted 06.01.2011 | Denver

A rare heated exchange between Denver mayoral candidates yesterday offered a glimpse into the tight race that is shaping up in Denver. James Mejia,...

MTV Cribs-Inspired Video Reveals Homes of Denver Mayoral Candidates

Merete Mueller | Posted 05.30.2011 | Denver
Merete Mueller

Most young people in Denver can probably think of a few phrases more exciting than "mayoral election." Unless you frame the race to replace now-Gov. Hickenlooper in terms we can relate to.

With Romer Way Ahead, Webb Endorses Hancock For Mayor

KDVR | Eli Stokols | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- It's go time for Michael Hancock. According to a new poll, Hancock needs to gain ground in the mayoral race in order to make a likely run...

Supporting and Celebrating Denver's Arts and Culture

James Mejia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
James Mejia

Denver has a rich history of arts and culture dating back to our indigenous peoples and the first Spanish settlers in Colorado. It is time to let the world know how much we as a city have to offer.

Separate From the Pack

Michael Hancock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michael Hancock

The countdown to Election Day is on. Though Denver voters' options are many, their choices are few when selecting the city's next visionary leader.

WATCH: Boigon Channels Hick In First TV Ad Of 2011 Mayoral Cycle

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The first television ad of the 2011 Denver mayoral race looks awfully familiar. In an ad released Monday, mayoral candidate Carol Boigon, an at-large...

Denver's Sustainable Future

James Mejia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
James Mejia

Sustainability must be at the heart and conscience of all the city of Denver does -- now and in the future. We can no longer afford the days of wanton consumption.

At Home in Denver -- My First Sleepover

James Mejia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
James Mejia

The Denver mayoral election is just ten weeks away. For the next ten weeks I plan to spend each week in homes across the city. I will eat, sleep, campaign and essentially live in Denver's neighborhoods.

A Transparent and Fiscally Responsible Denver City Government

Michael Hancock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michael Hancock

We cannot lead Denver back to economic prosperity and fiscal sustainability if we fail to include our strongest resource -- our people.

The "Cupcake Truck" and Denver's Future

Chris Romer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Chris Romer

As much as we love this city and what it stands for, we can't run in place -- because in today's global economy, running in place means falling behind. Let's not be afraid to expect more.

'UFO Activist' Files Paperwork To Run For Mayor

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The man behind the Denver ballot initiative that would have established an Extraterrestrial Affairs Commission has filed paperwork to enter the city's...

Bill Vidal Won't Run For Mayor

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Interim Denver Mayor Bill Vidal put to rest rumors that he would run run for a full term on Tuesday. Vidal, a life-long civil servant, was sworn in t...

Doug Linkhart To Run For Denver Mayor

KMGH Denver | Justin Adams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- Denver City Councilman Doug Linkhart will be running for Denver mayor, and plans to make a formal announcement later today....