Category: "Colorado Politics"

Sarah Palin endorses Tom Tancredo for governor

I realize some people might take this as a negative, but at the end of the day, Sarah Palin has been the single most influential person in this election cycle (with the possible exception of Barack Obama who is motivating one of the largest anti-incumben… more »

Last few hours to enter the election prediction game...

I'll take entries for the election contest up to 6 AM my time on Tuesday morning... Join the fun and win a great book as well as bragging rights! http://rossputin.com/blog/index.php/2010-general-election-prediction-game more »

Not too late to enter the election prediction contest!

Winner gets a copy of “The Law” by Bastiat (pound for pound the best anti-socialism book ever written, not least because it's nice and short!), bragging rights, and the first (free) beer next time we meet. Check this out and then send me your guesses… more »

Don't forget to enter the election prediction contest

Winner gets a copy of "The Law" by Bastiat (pound for pound the best anti-socialism book ever written), bragging rights, and the first (free) beer next time we meet. Read this and then send me your guesses: http://rossputin.com/blog/index.php/2010-ge… more »

Scott Elmore: Free speech in Boulder -- or not

Thanks to reader Scott Elmore for this "guest blog" on the subject of free speech...and how the left seems to have more of it than conservatives do: You've been inundated with political ads, spin on words, and political debate from at least a couple of… more »

Put the correct postage on your mail-in ballot!

It has come to my attention, and slightly to my surprise, that the correct postage for the Colorado mail-in ballot is 61 cents, not the 44 cents required for a standard "first class" letter. Please make sure to put the correct postage on your ballot an… more »

Why I like Tom Tancredo

The Tancredo campaign sent out an e-mail blast this afternoon noting that Tom will be on the Glenn Beck Show, to be aired on Fox Television on Sunday night at 5 PM.  That's fine -- I'm ambivalent about Glenn Beck -- but what really got my attention was T… more »

Ken Buck back on track

H/T WhoSaidYouSaid After a recent slightly bumpy campaign road, Ken Buck is back on track, focusing on what's important in this election.  Buck's message is well and concisely delivered in this 48 seconds of a talk he gave to a group of Republican wome… more »

Markey snarky

Yesterday, as I wasn't making money trading, I was feeling a little bitter and snarky and I took it out on a Betsy Markey campaign operative via an e-mail that she probably won't read anyway.  After re-reading it, I thought it amusing enough to share wit… more »

State Rep Jeanne Labuda lies about co-sponsoring increase in car taxes

I got an interesting press release from the campaign of Danny Stroud who is running for Colorado State House District 1, trying to defeat incumbent Democrat Jeanne Labuda. Here's the short version of the story: As you can see in the video below (or l… more »