Categories: "Elections & Electoral Politics" or "Democratic National Convention" or "Republican National Convention"

Finally, the press releases some bad news on Ritter

see "Deportations avoided via DA's plea deals" (Denver Post, 9/30/06) http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_4421679 Finally, a story that was bad for Bill Ritter that is so juicy even the blatantly anti-Beauprez and anti-Republican Denver Post had to run… more »

The evidence on Dems and Walmart

Following my recent posting about WalMart again benefiting the public with their $4 generic drug program, a reader who calls himself "Thinker" sent me a comment which ended with this question: "Why do you say that attacking Wal-Mart is one of the… more »

Pueblo Chieftain endorses Mark Hillman

The following letter is from the Hillman campaign. For the record, I'm a big supporter of Mark Hillman. I think he's one of the best Colorado has to offer and I would vote for him without hesistation for any office he runs for. ------------------… more »

O'Donnell is right on Social Security

PUBLISHED in the Rocky Mountain News, 10/5/06 http://www.rockymountainnews.com/drmn/letters/article/0,2777,DRMN_23966_5042777,00.html see "Dems: GOP again targets Social Security" (AP via Rocky Mountain News, 9/23/06)… more »

Bill Ritter is no investor

re "Ritter, Beauprez debate senior aid" (Denver Post, 9/19/06) http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_4359740 To the Editor: The idea that Bill Ritter’s support of Referendum C represented an “investment mentality” is laughable. When someone makes an… more »

Armed Services Committe makes fundamental error

see "Senate Committee Rebuffs Bush on Terror Tribunals" (Bloomberg News, 9/15/06) http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=aEtzMJJC_aKw I have been a critic of President Bush's attitude surrounding executive power in the context of the… more »

Gigi Dennis responds to the Denver Post

On August 30th, the Denver Post ran an editorial criticizng Colorado Secretary of State Gigi Dennis for "controversial campaign rules she imposed this month". The Post has refused to print Secretary Dennis's response, but I have it here for you,… more »

Safer but not safe

Five years after the day that changed everything for America, we are indeed, as President Bush and others say frequently, safer but not safe. Our security services and those of other countries have stopped many plots we know about and many more we'll… more »

Pete DuPont on protecting the Electoral College

From the WSJ's Opinion Journal.... http://www.opinionjournal.com/columnists/pdupont/?id=110008855 Trash the 'Compact' An attempt to circumvent the Electoral College is really an urban power grab. BY PETE DU PONT Monday, August 28, 2006 12:01 a.m.… more »

What the mid-term elections will really be about

This guest posting by Christopher Sanders is his response to the article noted below by Al Hunt. see "Democrats See Victory in U.S. House Races, Senate Within Reach" (Albert Hunt, Bloomberg News, 8/28/06)… more »