“If you wanted access to Jeb Bush, one of the ways to do it is to make a large donation to one of those foundations,” said Bill Allison, who until recently was a senior fellow with the Sunlight Foundation, a nonprofit that advocates for open government.
“It really speaks to how important this issue is and how far it’s come,” said Mason Tvert, a spokesman for the Marijuana Policy Project, a major sponsor of legalization campaigns in Colorado, Washington and other states.
“You’re going to get what I think whether you like it or not, or whether it makes you cringe every once in a while or not,” Christie declared. He added: “I am now ready to fight for the people of the United States of America.”
AURORA | The widow of state Rep. John W. Buckner will serve the remaining 18 months of his term in the Colorado Legislature. A committee of Arapahoe County House Democrats on Thursday, June 25, unanimously appointed Janet Buckner to fill the vacancy created after the May 28 death of her husband, John. Janet Buckner had […]
The Republican leader of a Democratic stronghold has been laying the groundwork for a White House run for months. In 2012, he decided against seeking the GOP nomination and challenging President Barack Obama.
Rick Santorum kicks off the Western Conservative Summit Friday. He’ll speak to several hundred gathered to hear speeches from candidates and talk about the presidential race next year.
DENVER | Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders ignited Colorado supporters with a blistering condemnation of billionaires and corporations, drawing a crowd of nearly 5,000 to Denver on Saturday to support his presidential campaign. The 73-year-old Independent spoke for an hour and hit a nerve on economic issues as he advocated for an end to income inequality, as […]
A Democratic primary between state Reps. Rhonda Fields and Su Ryden could prove competitive, according to one political expert, because the candidates may have trouble standing out from one another.
“As his wife and life partner for 45 years, I know how deeply he cared about these issues, and how hard he worked every day to improve the lives of people in our community.”
“I will campaign as I would serve, going everywhere, speaking to everyone, keeping my word, facing the issues without flinching,” Bush said in excerpts of a speech released by his campaign before his afternoon announcement. Bush was opening his campaign at a rally near his south Florida home at Miami Dade College, where the institution’s large and diverse student body symbolizes the nation he seeks to lead.