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3 years 1 month ago

GOP rejects Colo. credit check proposal

DENVER (AP) - A Democratic proposal to help job-seekers with bad credit has been rejected in Colorado amid business complaints that a well-intentioned proposal to ban employer credit checks would burden employers. A committee in the Republican House voted Monday to defeat a bill to ban credit checks on job...

3 years 6 months ago

GOP showcasing Hispanic stars

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (AP) - New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez, Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval and Florida Sen. Marc Rubio are popular, political newcomers who toe a safe party line in presidential battleground states. The rising GOP stars are also Hispanics - a fact the Republican Party clearly hopes to capitalize...

4 years 3 weeks ago

Colorado GOP picks Call as new leader

CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (AP) - The Republican Party in Colorado has chosen its legal counsel, Ryan Call, as its new party chairman with just one round of voting. The Denver Post reports Call needed 138 votes to win in the first round and received 166.6 votes during balloting Saturday...

4 years 6 months ago

GOP to reveal 'Pledge to America' today

Republicans are making their final argument to voters six weeks before congressional elections with a campaign manifesto designed to show they're listening to an angry public and focused on creating jobs. GOP lawmakers on Thursday were to roll out their "Pledge to America" - a 21-page document filled with...

4 years 7 months ago

Three-party race for governor in Colorado

With a Denver District Court Judge's decision Tuesday to keep third-party candidate Tom Tancredo's name on the November ballot, Colorado is faced with a three-party race for governor: Tancredo with the American Constitution Party, Dan Maes with the Republican Party, and John Hickenlooper with the Democratic Party. Tuesday's court...

4 years 8 months ago

Tancredo answers critics

The path has been cleared for former republican congressman Tom Tancredo to head the American Constitution Party, as candidate for governor. Benjamin Goss resigned his candidacy on Tuesday morning, paving the way for Tancredo, who submitted the proper paperwork Tuesday. "This is it! It's all I can do!" he told...

4 years 9 months ago

Voter Registration Deadline Is Monday

Monday, June 12 is the deadline to register to vote in the August 10 Primary Election in Colorado. Eligible citizens have until 5:00 p.m. June 12 to complete their registration in-person or by mail. Monday is also the deadline to change or withdraw party affiliation for the Primary. Unaffiliated voters...

4 years 9 months ago

Steele will visit Colorado after all

DENVER (AP) - Republican Party chairman Michael Steele is coming to Colorado. The state party says Steele will visit volunteers at party headquarters on Thursday morning in Greenwood Village. His appearance in Colorado will be his first since he came under fire for calling the nine-year-old conflict in Afghanistan a...

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