Kennedy is a former state treasurer and chief financial officer for the city of Denver who was the author of Amendment 23, a measure that requires the state to increase educational funding every year.
By Erica Meltzer, Chalkbeat
Two influential teachers unions plan to endorse Cary Kennedy in the Democratic primary for governor.
Perlmutter called the president’s immigration policies so far “indiscriminate, unjustified and cruel.”
U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter, an Arvada Democrat, at a rally for Hillary Clinton in Commerce City. August 3, 2016. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)
U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter plans to bring a Thornton woman whose father was recently deported with him Tuesday to President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union.
Trump’s immigration plan comes with a long list of concessions that many Democrats, and also conservative Republicans, especially in the House, may find impossible to swallow.
Most Coloradans feel it’s too early to say who should be the next person to take on the governorship.
Current U.S. Rep. Jared Polis and former U.S. Rep. Tom Tancredo — two candidates in Colorado’s 2018 gubernatorial race. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite and Sara Hertwig for Denverite)
Most Coloradans feel it’s too early to say who should be the next person to take on the governorship, but Rep. Jared Polis and former Rep. Tom Tancredo are early leaders for their parties’ nominations, according to a new study from the University of Colorado Boulder.
Sen. Cory Gardner’s approval rating took a steep dive, according to the survey, and most Coloradans want dreamers to be able to stay in the country.
The Colorado Immigrants Rights Coalition holds a short vigil outside Senator Michael Bennet’s office in Capitol Hill asking for a “clean” DREAM Act bill, Dec. 8, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)
Republicans and Democrats in Colorado will tell you drastically different stories about how President Donald Trump is managing in his new job as the leader of the free world.