Category - Local Politics

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Heron Pond spotlights obstacles in Denver green space push

Denver planners have been gathering with residents to design the town’s first new massive green space in greater than a decade — 80 acres of park and pure land...

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Colorado legislators plan education funding overhaul

Colorado lawmakers who write the state finances say they’ve a plan to vary how $eight.6 billion is distributed for kindergarten via 12th grade...

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Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper’s legacy as he leaves office

In the course of the last weeks of the vitriolic 2018 election, Gov. John Hickenlooper provided some affable recommendation to a gaggle of some dozen...

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Nobody wants Games, so it may be Colorado’s time

The Olympic Video games are political plutonium. Since 2015, voters and politicians in Boston, Budapest, Calgary, Hamburg, Oslo and Krakow have shot down bids...

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Denver police more likely to cite Latinos for curfew violation

Rosa sat, trembling barely, in a fourth-floor courtroom in downtown Denver. She wore a black sweatshirt printed with the phrase AMERICA. She was ready for a...

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Gallagher and TABOR fix could be on Gov. Hickenlooper’s desk

Coming to a theater close to you this week is a film that serves to remind us that Gov. John Hickenlooper wasn’t the primary Coloradan to have presidential...

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Polis, Stapleton, Coffman and Crow final campaigns

From a Denver Broncos tailgate to Sunday morning church providers to voters’ doorsteps, Colorado’s campaigns this weekend delivered their final pitches...

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“Stunning” turnout by Colorado’s unaffiliated voters, a poll in Colorado’s 3rd Congressional race and more Colorado politics news – The Denver Post

So, that is it: 656 days after former state Sen. Mike Johnston primarily kicked off the 2018 election cycle by saying his gubernatorial bid, we’ve got...