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Ken Buck and Jane Norton campaign prior to the Republican primary in Colorado in 2010. (credit: CBS)

GOP’s Investment in Ground Game a Page from Democrats’ Playbook

With the addition of 14 new staffers and 12 new offices opening across Colorado, the Republican National Committee is showing they are committed to winning, even if it takes a Democratic strategy to do it.

03/11/2014

Republicans Claim Udall’s Office Tried To Bully Insurance Director

A state lawmaker is calling for an investigation after accusations that Sen. Mark Udall’s office tried to bully a state agency into making the Affordable Care Act roll out look better.

01/11/2014

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Will Governor Races in NJ and VA Set Up a Fight for the Soul of the GOP?

Two very different outcomes for Republicans in races in Virginia and New Jersey may set up a battle for the soul of the Republican Party right here in Colorado.

11/08/2013

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How Will Obamacare Problems Play for Moderate Voters?

With implementation problems stacking up for the Affordable Care Act, it will be interesting to see how moderate voters react in the 2014 election, CBSDenver.com blogger Dominic Dezzutti writes.

10/29/2013

Mobile homes flooded in a Weld County salvage yard (credit: CBS)

How Should The Legislature Respond To The Historic Floods?

As the cleanup and recovery continue, how shall Colorado’s elected leaders react and handle the plethora of issues that have been created by the recent devastating floods?

09/16/2013

Rep. Mike Coffman (credit: CBS)

Could Coffman’s Immigration Strategy Help the GOP?

Can Rep. Mike Coffman’s strategy on immigration reform be a guide for fellow Republicans?

07/30/2013

Tom Tancredo (credit: CBS)

Tancredo Announces He’s Running For Governor

Former U.S. Rep. Tom Tancredo has become the latest Republican to announce plans to challenge Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper.

05/23/2013

Gov. John Hickenlooper gives Colorado  House Speaker Mark Ferrandino a high five after signing the civil unions bill into law in March. (credit: CBS)

Gay Marriage: GOP Ready to Cry Uncle and Cash In?

The societal sea change on the issue of gay marriage is at a significant point. Even the GOP is looking to change on the issue and cash in on their new stance.

03/24/2013

John Boehner

Opinion: GOP Too Extreme

More than a month after the election, things continue to get worse for the GOP brand. The lead Republican spokesperson during the fiscal cliff negotiations, House Speaker John Boehner, has a 34 percent approval rating. President Obama has a 54 percent approval rating.

12/20/2012

Groups supporting Walmart workers protest working conditions at the company in front of a Walmart Superstore on Nov. 23, 2012, in Secaucus, N.J. (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Michigan’s Brain Dead GOP

The curse of brain dead Republicans is not limited to Washington, DC. It turns out that GOP leaders in state capitols have also been unable to digest the results of November’s elections.

12/12/2012

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