Colorado Statesman


Tue September 18, 2012

16 Candidates Vying For President in Colorado

The White House.
Brian Larson

There are only three statewide ballot questions facing voters this November. But when it comes to electing a president, Coloradans have plenty to choose from.

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Mon September 17, 2012

Colorado’s Election Ballot Is Set

After some drama last week – Colorado’s election ballot is finally set. Of the three statewide questions facing voters – one is largely a symbolic measure, another was referred by the legislature and the third seeks to legalize possession of small amounts of marijuana.

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Tue September 4, 2012
Colorado Statesman At The DNC

Obama Looking To Mimic ‘Michael Bennet’s Campaign On Steroids’

Obama campaign manager Jim Messina talks with Colorado DNC delegates Kathleen Ensz and Owen Perkins following a presentation to the state delegation on Sept. 3 in Charlotte, N.C.
Ernest Luning Colorado Statesman

Jim Messina starts by telling what feels like a well-worn anecdote about a 3-year-old. The tyke, it seems, can answer with authority when asked what President Barack Obama does. “He approves this message,” the youngster says.

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Wed August 29, 2012

RNC Gives Romney Nod, But Rules Strife Festers

State GOP Chairman Ryan Call, with delegate Luke Kirk standing beside him, delivers the results of the Colorado delegation's vote in the presidential nomination roll call on Aug. 28 at the RNC in Tampa.
Ernest Luning The Colorado Statesman

On the same day Republicans formally nominated Mitt Romney for the presidency, a battle over proposed party rules changes roiled the GOP’s national convention on Tuesday and left some Colorado delegates vowing they won’t cast a vote for the former Massachusetts governor in the fall election.

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Tue August 28, 2012
The Colorado Statesman At The RNC

Storms, Disputes Threaten To Rain On RNC

Colorado's RNC delegation chairman Sean Conway presents Matt Romney with a cowboy hat made specially for the delegation and other mementos after the presidential candidate's son speaks to the delegation on Aug. 26 in Clearwater, Fla.
Ernest Luning Colorado Statesman