Colorado Republicans moved their caucus to Feb. 7 in hopes of playing a bigger role in choosing their party’s nominee. Watch reaction to this move from CBS4 Political Specialist Shaun Boyd, Colorado GOP Party Chair and Colorado Democrat Party Chair.
Colorado Democratic state party chair Rick Palacio says Republican congressman Scott Tipton is trying to pack a town hall meeting in Ridgway with opponents of a federal wilderness bill to keep out supporters of the plan.
The military’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy is officially a thing of the past of Sept. 20. Colorado politicians were among those who pushed to eliminate the policy relating to gays and lesbians in the armed forces.
Democrats have now purchased an ad to sell President Obama’s jobs plan and Colorado is one of a handful of swing states where the ad will begin airing on Tuesday.
Colorado Democrats picked party strategist and former Washington legislative aide Rick Palacio to be their new leader on Saturday.