Democratic National Convention

President Barack Obama speaks during a campaign stop at the Auraria Events Center August 8, 2012 in Denver. (Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

Obama Arrives In Colorado, Prepares For Campaign Speech In Boulder

President Barack Obama landed in Colorado on Air Force One Saturday night, and will be getting ready here for one of his last campaign speeches before the Democratic National Convention.


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Colorado Analysts Break Down Romney’s Acceptance Speech

Some are calling Mitt Romney’s acceptance speech the best of his political career. Now he’s hoping the address will give him a boost in the polls.


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President Obama Returns To Colorado This Weekend

President Barack Obama is scheduled to make a campaign stop in Boulder on Sunday.


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About 12,500 Turn Out For Colorado Democratic Caucuses

Colorado Democrats say about 12,500 people turned out for caucuses across the state.


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Is There A Republican Cinderella? Probably Not

There’s been a big change in the way delegates are picked and conventions are run in recent decades. There was a time when power brokers in the Republican and Democratic parties played the kingmakers.


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Improvements Could Be In Line For Interstate 70 If Colorado Were Chosen To Host Olympics

Traffic could get much worse on Interstate 70 over the next few years. But that could change if Colorado were to be awarded the Olympic Games.


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Report: Colorado Spent $354M On Security Since 9/11

State and local governments in Colorado have spent nearly $354 million in federal grants for homeland security since 2002.


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ACLU: Denver Agrees To Settle DNC Arrest Lawsuit

The American Civil Liberties Union says Denver has offered to pay $200,000 to settle a lawsuit over arrests during a protest at the Democratic National Convention.


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Guide To The Pepsi Center

You can watch the Denver Nuggets and the Colorado Avalanche play at the Pepsi Center. It’s also the home of the Colorado Mammoth and there are concerts and other events there. Our guide to the facility has information about parking, directions, ticket and box office information.



What Did The DNC Really Do For Colorado?

The mess is long gone. The traffic, the people, the attention. Wait, we miss the attention. At least some of it. Remember the perfect weather? Remember all the beauty shots of the city on TV? The 2008 Democratic National Convention consumed the city and the country in the final week of August last year.