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STILL WAY OUTRAISING MIKLOSI: Mike Coffman.
WHERE GREENS DO WELL: San Miguel County.
TODAY, HICKENLOOPER JOINS Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin to meet with executives at Chrysler Group LLC, General Motors Co., and Ford Motor Company in Detroit. The governors will discuss with the automakers the multistate agreement Colorado and Oklahoma initiated last fall with 11 other states to promote the use of natural gas vehicles.
SAVE THE DATE: Circuit Media’s party to celebrate Colorado’s newly elected legislature will be held at the History Colorado Center on Wednesday, Nov. 28. Sponsorship details are available by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PETE WEBB SAYS (REFERRING TO DENVER POST): “It’s more evident that only old dogs like me and political hound Steve Welchert relish picking a skinny pack of recyclable material off the porch every morning. But I sent Welchert into apoplexy last week when I told him I can read the Post on my iPad in five minutes, and will likely drop the print edition.”
NEW ROMNEY CAMPAIGN SLOGAN? He’s not Obama.
IS THIS A CASE OF LAWYERS TALKING OUT OF SCHOOL? Ballot lawsuit.
TRUE, BUT THEN, THE BILL DIDN’T GET TO THE FLOOR: Following this year’s retirements of state Reps. B.J. Nikkel, R-Loveland, and Don Beazley, R-Broomfield, Cheri Gerou, who represents a heavily Republican district in rural Jefferson County, is the only House Republican who has actually voted for civil unions legislation on the ballot this fall.
BOOKING THEIR TICKETS: Democrats off to Charlotte.
SILLY SEASON: Brittany Pettersen says she’s nice but no pushover.
SUBSCRIBERS: State Bill renewal contracts are now available. Lock in this year’s rates! Email email@example.com.
IT’S THE OFFICIAL START OF THE ELECTION SEASON: Celebrate by buying the 700-page (!) Civica Guide To The 2012 Colorado Statehouse Elections, an e-book that’s now on sale ($9.99) at Amazon.com. If you own an iPad, download the free Kindle app, buy the e-book and begin reading it in five minutes or less! The guide will soon be available at Apple iBooks, Barnes and Noble Nook and Google Books. Best thing: Frequent updates planned as we cycle through election season. Read more here.
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* Bill amendments
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HICKENLOOPER’S PUBLIC SCHEDULE TODAY
* Gov. Hickenlooper will join Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin to meet with Chrysler, General Motors and Ford in Detroit and discuss compressed natural gas vehicles.
DO YOUR PART to make Colorado more social. Add an item to the legislative social calendar.
LOOKING AT THIS WEEK’S RALLY SCHEDULE, my mind pretty much focuses on the Silver Oak Cellars event on Friday.
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