Rick Palacio

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State Supreme Court Rules Some Attack Ads Legal

The Colorado Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that some political attack ads in state races are not subject to contribution limits if they don’t urge voters to elect or defeat a particular candidate.

02/21/2012

An image from the fundraiser on Saturday (credit: CBS)

Colorado Democrats Start Thinking Strategy

Democrats are still trying to put together a national strategy for 2012. They are just starting to raise money for the election.

02/12/2012

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock, a Democrat, told reporters on Feb. 7 that he takes issue with the messages of Mitt Romney's campaign. (credit: CBS)

Denver’s Mayor Speaks Out Against Romney’s Message

Prominent Colorado Democrats said Tuesday that Republican Mitt Romney is out of touch with the people of Colorado.

02/07/2012

Mitt Romney (credit: CBS)

Colorado GOP Hopes February Caucus Will Help State Play Bigger Role

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.

01/04/2012

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Supporters Of Wilderness Bill Say Meeting Stacked

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.

09/28/2011

Luiza Fritz (right) (credit: CBS)

Woman Wants Back In Army After Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Repeal

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.

09/20/2011

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Obama’s Jobs Plan TV Ad Debuts In Colorado

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.

09/12/2011

Rick Palacio (credit: Facebook)

Colorado Democrats Elect Strategist As Party Leader

Colorado Democrats picked party strategist and former Washington legislative aide Rick Palacio to be their new leader on Saturday.

03/05/2011

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