Tag Archives: Democrat

State Won’t Address Same-Sex Unions until Court Ruling

civil-union-3001Colorado won’t address some legal questions about same-sex unions until there’s a ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court on gay marriage. A Republican-controlled Senate committee voted 3-2 yesterday to reject a bill clarifying aspects of Continue reading

Hickenlooper Takes Oath of Office

JOHN-HICKENLOOPER-300Democrat John Hickenlooper has taken the oath of office for a second term as Colorado governor. Hickenlooper fended off a challenge from Republican Bob Beauprez in November. Hickenlooper touted the state’s economic accomplishments and looked back at the tragedies Colorado has endured – from massive Continue reading

Gardner Defeats Udall

gardnerRepublican Cory Gardner has defeated first-term Democrat Mark Udall in a heated U.S. Senate race. The contest was considered a key battleground as Republicans took control of the Senate. Udall is the first Colorado Senate incumbent to be voted out of office since 1978. Udall was counting on women voters to fend off a strong challenge from Gardner. Continue reading

Bill Clinton to Campaign for Mark Udall

CLINTONFormer President Bill Clinton is heading to Denver to raise money for Senator Mark Udall’s re-election campaign. Reports say Clinton will attend a luncheon in Denver on September 27th. Udall, a Democrat, is locked in a tight race with Republican challenger U.S. Representative Cory Gardner.

Gardner, Coffman, Vote to Maintain Immigration Program

IMMIGRATION SERVICESColorado Republican Representatives Mike Coffman and Cory Gardner both voted Friday to maintain a measure created by President Barack Obama granting work permits to immigrants brought here illegally as kids.  The two Congressmen – both seeking re-election in a state with a large Hispanic Continue reading