Tag: Cory Gardner

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Cory Gardner Threatens Jeff Sessions over Tougher Marijuana Policy

Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) is threatening to block future nominees for Department of Justice positions in response to Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ planned announcement Thursday of a new, potentially tougher tougher policy on marijuana.

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NFL Players Union Sponsors Players ‘Externing’ On Capitol Hill

Increasingly mixing politics with football, the NFL players union is sponsoring a group of players currently interning for members of congress. The players work as “externs,” or interns sponsored by groups external to the usual congressional intern system, according to the Washington Post.

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Sen. Cory Gardner to House GOP: Don’t Say ‘No’ to Obama’s Amnesty

Bloomberg.com conveniently labels freshman Republican Senator Cory Gardner of Colorado a conservative, while pointing out that his position on illegal immigration amounts to little more than giving Barack Obama a free hand to do what he wants, irrespective of what the American people or even the House might prefer.

Wasserman Schultz: GOP Scarier Than Ebola, ISIS

Wasserman Schultz: GOP Scarier Than Ebola, ISIS

On Sunday’s airing of CNN’s “State of the Union,” host Candy Crowley confronted Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz over an ad aimed at Colorado Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Cory Gardner, which according to Crowley would be considered to

Steyer Climate Change Super-PAC Targets Colorado's Gardner On Personhood

Steyer Climate Change Super-PAC Targets Colorado's Gardner On Personhood

Billionaire Tom Steyer’s climate change super-PAC, NextGen Climate Action, has targeted Colorado Republican U.S. Senate candidate Cory Gardner for his support of a “personhood” measure that would give legal rights to humans beginning at conception. As The Hill reports, NextGen

Democrats Banking on Well-Funded Ground Game in Colorado

Democrats Banking on Well-Funded Ground Game in Colorado

San Francisco based NextGen Climate Action Committee, the political arm of the non-profit climate change group founded by hedge fund billionaire Tom Steyer, is one of several liberal groups providing manpower and financial resources to help a robust and well-financed

Cory Gardner Opens Up Lead On Udall in Colorado

Republican Cory Gardner now leads Democrat Mark Udall by 7 points, 46 – 39,  in the race for the Senate in Colorado according to a new USA Today/Suffolk University poll. While Gardner has led in previous polls, he now looks to

T Minus 19: Colorado Senate Race Already In the Mail

T Minus 19: Colorado Senate Race Already In the Mail

Colorado has been one of the clear surprises this midterm. While the general outlines of the Senate battlefield have been set for two years, Colorado emerged as a competitive state early this year. After a harmonious accommodation between the party