She The People: Colorado


Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 10/10/2012

Could Colorado be another Florida?

Plenty of questions are being raised from all sides about Colorado's 2012 elections process. Could this swing state be the next Florida?

By Sandra Fish  |  09:33 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Campaign 2012, Colorado, Scott Gessler, swing states, voting

Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 08/08/2012

No Fluke: Obama needs Colorado's women voters

Colorado women helped Obama win in 2008, and they may be even more crucial in his race against Mitt Romney.

By Sandra Fish  |  04:15 PM ET, 08/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, Sandra Fluke, Ken Buck, Michael Bennet, birth control, abortion, personhood, Colorado, elections 2012

Posted at 12:03 AM ET, 08/03/2012

At Colorado rally, voters see Mitt Romney as attractive new choice

Romney addresses the overflow crowd from a picnic table, endearing many who originally supported others.

By Sandra Fish  |  12:03 AM ET, 08/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Barack Obama, Colorado, swing states, presidential election, election 2012

Posted at 02:00 AM ET, 08/01/2012

Colorado's Hickenlooper, wife split amicably

No scandal here, but the separation between a governor and his wife is unfortunately not all that unusual.

By Sandra Fish  |  02:00 AM ET, 08/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Hickenlooper, Helen Thorpe, Colorado governor, 2016 presidential race, Bill Owens

Posted at 03:23 PM ET, 07/24/2012

Gabby Giffords’s peak photo is needed relief

Just as the U.S. tries to recover from an incident of senseless gun violence, a triumphant victim of an all-too-similar act rose above it all – far above.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  03:23 PM ET, 07/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gabby giffords, gun control, tucson shootings, aurora, colorado, norway massacre, mark kelly. michael bloomberg

Posted at 06:15 PM ET, 07/21/2012

‘Dark Knight’ shootings separate fantasy from reality

For tween boys fascinated with guns and video games, Friday's massacre is a wake-up call.

By Sandra Fish  |  06:15 PM ET, 07/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aurora shooting, Dark Knight Rises, Theater shooting, Aurora, Colorado

Posted at 05:43 PM ET, 07/20/2012

Aurora shootings: we’ve been here before

Thirteen years after Columbine, another shooting leaves our state reeling. But this time, quicker action likely saved lives.

By Sandra Fish  |  05:43 PM ET, 07/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aurora shooting, Dark Knight Rises, Columbine, Aurora, Colorado

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 07/16/2012

Would more women at the top at Penn State have stopped Sandusky sooner?

I’d like to think that, but I don’t.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  12:12 PM ET, 07/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Freeh report, Jason Whitlock, Sara Ganim, Joe Paterno, Jerry Sandusky, Sandusky trial, Dottie Sandusky, Vicky Triponey, Karen Peetz, Penn State, University of Notre Dame, University of Colorado, Elizabeth Hoffman

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 07/09/2012

Romney heads to Aspen after the Hamptons

He’ll need to carry suburban Denver cities, as well as Fort Collins to the north, to win the state's nine electoral votes.

By Sandra Fish  |  10:04 AM ET, 07/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Barack Obama, Hamptons, Aspen, fundraiser, Grand Junction, Colorado Springs, wildfires, election 2012, presidential campaign

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 06/27/2012

Teresa Sullivan's road at U-Va. won't get any easier

Teresa Sullivan and her University of Virginia governing board have made up, but the struggles of public universities aren’t going away.

By Sandra Fish  |  01:35 PM ET, 06/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Teresa Sullivan, University of Virginia, University of Colorado

Posted at 09:22 AM ET, 06/08/2012

Colorado congressman Doug Lamborn creates kerfuffle over photo of naked child

Doug Lamborn's objection to a photo of a naked 5-year-old in dirty bath water in West Virginia's coal country could play well in Colorado's competitive 5th Congressional District primary.

By Sandra Fish  |  09:22 AM ET, 06/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doug Lamborn, Maria Gunnoe, Katie Falkenberg, West Virginia, mountaintop coal mining, 5th Congressional District, Robert Blaha, Colorado Springs

Posted at 11:04 AM ET, 05/14/2012

Colorado's civil union showdown

Killed in the Colorado House by GOP parliamentary maneuvers, a special session seeks to make civil unions legal.

By Sandra Fish  |  11:04 AM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Colorado, civil unions, gay marriage, 2012 election

Posted at 08:41 AM ET, 04/25/2012

Obama plays to youth vote in Boulder, Colo.

Come fall, Obama the campaigner will need college students in his reelection effort — as voters and as volunteers.

By Sandra Fish  |  08:41 AM ET, 04/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, student loans, 2012 presidential race, Boulder, University of Colorado, Robert Redford

Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 02/02/2012

Colorado Republicans explain their presidential picks

“Colorado’s kind of a Romney state,” one voter said.

By Sandra Fish  |  09:56 AM ET, 02/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum, Ron Paul, GOP primary, Colorado caucuses, tea party, Herman Cain, Nevada primary