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Gov. Ritter Posts Help-Wanted Ad for Spanish-Speaking Press Staffer

Gov. Bill Ritter is looking to add a Spanish-speaking staffer to his press office.

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Colo. Sens. Udall, Bennet Appear To Be On Board With Health Plan

With the clock ticking, lawmakers and their staffs are scurrying for details on a public-option compromise that Democrats believe has the best chance of insuring health care reform passes the Senate by Christmas.

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Politico: Andrew Romanoff Stays Under The Radar

Three months after announcing his bid, Romanoff remains a distinctly under-the-radar candidate, picking up little media coverage and shying away from launching pointed barbs against his establishment opponent.

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Senate Candidate Romanoff Vows to Shun Corporate PAC Donations

A handful of the corporations on Michael Bennet’s list — such as petroleum company Anadarko, communications company AT&T and health care company GlaxoSmithKline — also wrote checks to Romanoff when he served in the state House.

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Andrew Romanoff Getting A Campaign Life From Obama Veterans

U.S. Senate hopeful Andrew Romanoff may so far have led a quiet campaign, but behind the scenes he’s getting some high-powered help from a Washington, D.C.-based consulting firm that includes some top Obama campaign field directors.

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WhoSaidYouSaid.Com Out For Laughs, After All

The second person behind the political video Web site WhoSaidYouSaid.com said Wednesday that she and her collaborator have been cracking each other up for years, and they are now doing that online.

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Colo. Congressional Delegation Wary of Obama’s Afghanistan Surge Plan

Colorado’s congressional members were generally supportive but skeptical of President Barack Obama’s plan to send 30,000 more troops to Afghanistan and begin withdrawing troops in 2011.

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Bennet Champions Senate Health Plan

Sen. Michael Bennet joined economists and community leaders Monday to make the case that the proposed Senate health care reform bill would lower costs and increase health coverage in the long term.

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Stand-Alone VA Hospital In Aurora Gets Boost

The long-awaited construction of a stand-alone veterans’ hospital at Fitzsimons got a boost Wednesday after the U.S. Senate passed a bill that includes $119 million in funding for the project.

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Teachers Oppose School Plan

The union representing Denver teachers told its membership Friday that it is opposing school leadership’s newest plan to improve the district.

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