Jody Hope Strogoff

Political News Contributor

Jody Hope Strogoff is the editor and publisher of The Colorado Statesman. The Statesman is a non-partisan political weekly newspaper, founded in 1898. Jody began working at the newspaper in the late 1970s, later purchasing the publication in 1988. She discusses the state’s political scene each Tuesday at 6:35 and 8:35 during KUNC’s Morning Edition.

 

Pages

6:00am

Tue September 20, 2011
State Politics

GOP Closes Gessler Fundraiser to Media

Colorado Statesman

The Larimer County GOP holds a fundraiser this Thursday to raise money to pay off a campaign finance fine imposed by Secretary of State Scott Gessler. Planned as a public event – it’s now a private affair – and closed off to the media. KUNC’s Brian Larson spoke to Colorado Statesman Publisher Jody Hope Strogoff about the decision and what message it sends.

6:00am

Tue September 13, 2011
State Politics

SOS to be ‘Dunked’ for Larimer County GOP Fine

Colorado Statesman

In a strange bit of irony Colorado’s Secretary of State, Scott Gessler, is helping the Republican Party of Larimer County raise money to pay a fine that he himself imposed. It’s one of the things that KUNC’s Brian Larson and Colorado Statesman Publisher Jody Hope Strogoff are talking about.

6:00am

Tue August 30, 2011
State Politics

Reapportionment and Redistricting - both are Tedious

Colorado Statesman

Colorado’s House and Senate districts are redrawn every ten years based on census data just like the state’s congressional districts. Reapportionment and redistricting efforts are underway – and both have their share of issues. KUNC’s Brian Larson spoke to Colorado Statesman Publisher Jody Hope Strogoff for more.

12:46pm

Mon August 22, 2011
Politics

Perry, Pelosi and Boehner to Visit Colorado

Colorado Statesman

Further adding to Colorado’s every growing role as a swing state several prominent political figures will visit the state this week as we continue on towards the 2012 election. KUNC’s Brian Larson spoke to Colorado Statesman Publisher Jody Hope Strogoff for more.

4:55pm

Mon August 8, 2011
Politics

Will Colorado Lawmakers be Part of the Super Committee?

Colorado Statesman

We should know next week the make-up of the bipartisan “super committee” of lawmakers who will be tasked with cutting another $1.2 to $1.5 trillion from the nation’s deficit. KUNC’s Brian Larson spoke with Colorado Statesman Publisher Jody Hope Strogoff  if anyone from Colorado could be on that committee.

Pages