Tag Archives: Republican

Tipton to Monitor EPA Hearings from Washington, Pushes REINS Act

SCOTT-TIPTON-300Congressman Scott Tipton says he will be monitoring the EPA hearings on carbon emissions rules while working in Washington D.C.  Tipton says he is still trying to pass the REINS Act, which would limit the federal government’s authority to enact rules without legislative approval.  The EPA’s new rules have no legislative backing.  Tipton says Continue reading

Beauprez, Hickenlooper in Statistical Tie for Governor’s Race

BEAUPREZJOHN-HICKENLOOPER-300A new poll has Democratic Governor John Hickenlooper in a statistical tie with Republican challenger Bob Beauprez.  The poll from Quinnipiac University released yesterday Continue reading

Beauprez Chooses His Running Mate

repellaColorado gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez has chosen Douglas County Commissioner Jill Repella as his running mate.  Beauprez made the announcement yesterday.  Repella, who is considered a rising star in local government leadership, grew up in Colorado and received her bachelor’s degree from Colorado State University and Continue reading

Judge Upholds New Gun Laws, Appeal Imminent

AR GUNA federal judge upheld Colorado gun restrictions that limit the size of ammunition magazines and expand background checks on firearms sold online and between private parties.  In a ruling yesterday, U.S. District Judge Marcia Krieger said both laws are constitutional and that they don’t Continue reading

Moe, Mazzola, Win Primary Races

Ballot-300Frank Moe won the Republican nomination for Moffat County Commissioner yesterday.  Moe pulled in 1,366 votes to Tom Soos’ 717 in yesterday’s primary election.  In another key Northwest Colorado race, Anthony Mazzola won the Republican primary Continue reading

Beauprez Wins Republican Primary for Governor

BEAUPREZFormer U.S. Representative Bob Beauprez has won the Republican primary election for Colorado governor, besting three other candidates for the chance to challenge incumbent Democratic Governor John Continue reading

Udall Challenges Gardner to Series of Debates

gardnermark-udall-300Now that the primary election is over, U.S. Senator Mark Udall has invited Congressman Cory Gardner, to join him in a series of spirited debates before Continue reading

Primary Election Ends Today

Ballot-300Ballots are due today in the Primary election.  If you haven’t mailed in your completed ballot, you’ll need to take it in person to your local County Clerk and Recorder’s Office.  Rio Blanco County’s Republican ballot will have Michael Joos facing off against Anthony Mazzola Continue reading

Ballots for Primary Election Due Tomorrow

Ballot-300Tomorrow is the deadline to turn in your primary election ballot.  If you haven’t yet mailed in your ballot, it’s recommended you submit it in person.  This year’s ballot features several candidates vying for the Republican nomination for governor.  Continue reading

Beauprez Gets Endorsement From Texas Governor Rick Perry

BEAUPREZTexas Governor Rick Perry has endorsed Bob Beauprez for Colorado governor, calling him the right leader to repair the damage done by Hickenlooper-Obama policies.  In a statement, Perry said Continue reading

Gay Group Blasts Gay Lawmaker For Ballot Measure Support

polisA gay Republican organization is airing a radio ad attacking Democratic Representative Jared Polis for supporting possible ballot measures to limit fracking.  The ad from the Log Cabin Republicans contends that ballot measures limiting fracking could cost Colorado tens of thousands of jobs.  It notes that Polis is independently wealthy, and contends he is financing the ballot challenges to Continue reading