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Conventional wisdom would suggest that Sarah Palin, as the first charismatic/pentecostal to run on a major-party ticket, would be a model of integrity. Instead, what do we get? A woman who was ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 28 comments on Fri Sep 19, 2008 at 05:58 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Great news today: in the first major poll that I've seen about the CO-04 race (my district), Betsy Markey is leading the disgusting Marilyn Musgrave by an impressive 50-43 margin: http://www....
by maxentropy
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Aug 26, 2008 at 08:10 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
This week I had CO-4 Candidate Betsy Markey back on my radio show to talk about her vision for the district and for Colorado. The interview is great on its own, because, well, Betsy Markey is hands ...
by wade norris
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Aug 17, 2008 at 07:14 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Despite warnings from Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA), Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX), and Rep. Robert Wexler (D-FL), the Republican congressional leadership of 2005 and 2006 ignored the burgeoning national problems ...
by TheEngineer
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Jul 09, 2008 at 04:31 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
A recent poll shows Democratic candidate Betsy Markey leads incumbent Republican Marilyn Musgrave in the race for Colorado's 4th District Congressional seat. The poll - commissioned by the Markey ...
by rdosser
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed May 21, 2008 at 09:58 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
The Author of the "Federal Marriage Amendment is in deep, deep trouble. There are a lot of good candidates out there who deserve are support in defeatring odious Repubs, and I have another one to ...
by kujack
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed May 21, 2008 at 10:01 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
We have a huge opportunity this year to turn Colorado into a very blue state. We can elect a wonderful woman, a progressive by both values and political beliefs, and we can defeat Congresswoman ...
by amolison
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed May 14, 2008 at 10:45 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Earlier today, an Israeli/Palestine diary was posted about H.R. 185. Given the anti-Semitism and the lack of a working link, the comments section focused on that rather than on the bill at hand. I ...
by DemocraticLuntz
Comment Count 72 comments on Sun Apr 06, 2008 at 04:58 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Cross posted at Calitics So as we've established by now, Darrell Issa thinks very little of 9/11 ...
by withthelidoff
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Apr 04, 2008 at 10:17 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
[ed. Note: I will be writing occasional pieces on legislation that I see working its way through the Colorado State Assembly. I am going to start by following the proposed fix to a loophole in ...
by TakeBackTheHouse
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Mar 31, 2008 at 11:37 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
It may come as a surprise to some, but Colorado’s 4th District was recently ranked by the Washington ...
by clammyc
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Mar 10, 2008 at 07:10 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Here in Colorado, things have been a little blue lately. Politically speaking. The Democrats took the majority in the statehouse in 2004, we elected Democrat Bill Ritter to the Governor's office in ...
by Greginspace
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Feb 21, 2008 at 01:38 PM PST with 11 Recommends
We have a lot of great opportunities to expand the democratic majority in the house this fall, and a lot of great candidates. One such candidate is a remarkable woman, Betsy Markey, running for ...
by wade norris
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Feb 17, 2008 at 12:04 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Better dead than Red, that's what I always say. Unfortunately, Colorado has developed a nasty case of Commie-itis this election season.
by em dash
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Dec 05, 2007 at 12:10 PM PST with 16 Recommends
CO-04's Marilyn Musgrave is attempting to distance herself from her reputation as a right-wing religious extremest.
by davewolfusa
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Oct 07, 2007 at 06:48 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Colorado's 4th congressional district is the only real pickup opportunity for the Democrat's US House delegation in Colorado. As you may know Angie Paccione dropped out of the race, in order to take ...
by davewolfusa
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Sep 29, 2007 at 08:08 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
A leading contender for the CO-04 seat of Marilyn 'Defense of Homophobia Amendment' Musgrave has left the race. Angie Paccione who last cycle narrowly lost against Musgrave eliminated herself ...
by TakeBackTheHouse
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Sep 26, 2007 at 03:43 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Six years ago, Colorado seemed a reliably Republican state. Today, it's led by a popular Democratic Governor, a Democratic ...
by Ralph
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2007 at 08:06 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Endangered Colorado Republican Marilyn Musgrave must be seriously feeling the heat. The far-right pro-war conservative, who has been working for months to "soften" her image, said Wednesday “I ...
by rdosser
Comment Count 28 comments on Thu Aug 23, 2007 at 06:38 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
From the Rocky Mountain West's Department of Shifting Politics comes dispatches out of Boise and Ft. Collins that show, once again, how fractured the old Republican coalition has become, and how ...
by davidsirota
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon Jul 16, 2007 at 07:15 AM PDT with 25 Recommends