“With Morgan Carroll and the Democrats in Congress we can get more done,” Obama said and pointed to several middle class platforms Morgan supports such as making college more affordable and ending the corporate tax rate.
“I cannot think of a time when I’ve heard more hateful rhetoric. Right now, this election is about whether we’re going to a path of love and respect, or hate,” said Carroll, the Democratic candidate in Aurora’s 6th Congressional District. “Please know how powerful your vote is. Your vote is so powerful. People are afraid of your vote.”
Seth Masket, political science professor at the University of Colorado Denver, said the good words can help to motivate friendly voters, but they don’t do much, if anything, to change minds
For those of you who haven’t been glued to one of the oldest fish-wrappers in the state, The Aurora Sentinel, allow me to introduce myself. I am Quidnunc, chief canard for that wanton rag. I am veritable veracity frosted in wit. I am your humble servant and seek only to tell what I know so you can draw your own conclusions.
Tense moments occurred when the candidates were allowed to ask each other questions as part of the debate
In October, Carroll for Colorado raised $800,371.48, according to campaign reports, which was about $65,000 more than Coffman raised during the same three months
For Republicans grappling with immigration in 2013, opposing the Senate’s Gang of Eight plan was more than just splitting hairs on the particulars of a bill – or advocating a “slower” approach, as the Post characterized it. Rather it was a decision that doomed reform in an attempt to appease anti-immigrant hardliners in the conservative base.
“The right to choose our leaders is our most solemn and sacred obligation as citizens,” said Carroll’s campaign spokesman Drew Godinich in a statement. “Americans have fought and died to protect that right. Congressman Coffman abandoning that obligation is the height of irresponsibility…Indecision is not leadership.”
Hey, Morgan Carroll and Mike Coffman. For the love of god, stop already with the lame-brain negative ads against each other