Tag Archives | Victor Mitchell

Highlands Ranch Republicans will serve up some Victor Mitchell with hotcakes and bacon

Gubernatorial hopeful Victor Mitchell — the Douglas County Republican entrepreneur and former state representative — will join you for breakfast bright and early Friday if you’re willing to make the commute to Highlands Ranch. And if you already work or live there, it should be no sweat. Mitchell, of course, will be on his home […]

Read the full story, Subscribe or Sign In
Continue Reading

Emily’s List endorses Democrat Cary Kennedy for Colorado’s 2018 gubernatorial race

Former State Treasurer Cary Kennedy greets Democrats outside the Denver County party's biennial reorganization meeting on Feb. 11, 2017, at Denver South High School. (Photo by Ernest Luning/The Colorado Statesman)

A national Democratic fundraising group that backs women running for office endorsed Colorado gubernatorial candidate Cary Kennedy on Wednesday. “Colorado has a long history of strong women’s leadership, but has never before elected a woman as governor,” said EMILY’s List President Stephanie Schriock in a statement. “Cary will not only break through that glass ceiling […]

Read the full story, Subscribe or Sign In
Continue Reading

Mitchell on Stapleton: Much ado about PERA in Colorado guv’s race

Republican State Treasurer Walker Stapleton has yet to officially step into the Colorado governor’s race, but he reliably draws flak from those already running — particularly fellow Republicans, of course — who see him as a force to be reckoned with. They eye him warily not just because of his vaunted Bush family ties or the money he’ll presumably be […]

Read the full story, Subscribe or Sign In
Continue Reading

Colorado gubernatorial candidates react to Comey firing along partisan lines

U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter, an Arvada Democrat, declares he's running for governor of Colorado on Sunday, April 9, 2017, in Golden. (Photo by Ernest Luning/The Colorado Statesman)

Reaction among Colorado gubernatorial candidates to President Trump’s termination of FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday split along partisan lines, with Democrats expressing outrage and calling for an independent investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, while Republicans either declined to weigh in or said it was time to look ahead.

Read the full story, Subscribe or Sign In
Continue Reading

Via ColoradoPols: GOP guv’s race heats up early with joust over death penalty

A politician accusing another politician of being political is about as original as a DA brandishing his tough-on-crime street cred in a bid for higher office. Yet, put it all together this early in Colorado’s 2018 gubernatorial race, and you still have something noteworthy, maybe even newsworthy. At least, for political junkies. In a post this week on ColoradoPols, […]

Read the full story, Subscribe or Sign In
Continue Reading