Tag: Mark Udall

LAKE MEAD NRA, NV - MAY 13: A tractor tire sits in the waters of Lake Mead near Boulder Beach on May 13, 2015 in Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Nevada. As severe drought grips parts of the Western United States, Lake Mead, which was once the largest reservoir in …

Lake Mead’s Low Levels Wrongly Blamed on Climate Change

Whenever there is a new record set, whether rain, hurricane, drought, etc., those in the climate change alarmist camp seem to be quick to point to global warming as the cause and make more dire predictions regarding the future.

‘War on Women’ Narrative Flops as Republicans Refine Messaging

‘War on Women’ Narrative Flops as Republicans Refine Messaging

Those on the left previously sought to win elections by pandering to single women voters — but that hat trick may not be so effective anymore. Thanks in part to savvy female political consultants, Republican candidates are learning how to show

We Seem to Have Reached Peak 'War on Women'

We Seem to Have Reached Peak 'War on Women'

Last night several high-profile champions of the Democrats’ “war on women” meme lost their races, suggesting this particular appeal to voters may have peaked in 2012 and will see diminishing returns in the future. Wendy Davis was selected by Democrats

Democrat Billionaire Tom Steyer May Have Blown $74 Million on Elections

Democrat Billionaire Tom Steyer May Have Blown $74 Million on Elections

Democrat hedge fund billionaire and global warming activist Tom Steyer spent $74 million on Tuesday’s midterm elections, making him this election season’s single-largest donor. Almost $67 million of Steyer’s campaign war chest was spent on his super PAC, NextGen Climate

Senator Udall Jeopardizing Campaign By Appearing to Manipulate Women

Senator Udall Jeopardizing Campaign By Appearing to Manipulate Women

HOUSTON, Texas — Democrats in Colorado have a big problem this election: women. Colorado Senator Mark Udall, the Democrat incumbent, appears to be in particular trouble going into November’s elections after running a campaign with a strong focus on women.

Conservative Hispanic Group Attacks Dems On Obamacare

Conservative Hispanic Group Attacks Dems On Obamacare

A conservative political action committee is targeting Latino voters in the North Carolina, Iowa, and Colorado with ads in both English and Spanish dealing with topics other than immigration. The Hispanic Leadership Fund is spending more than $250,000 in the

FLOTUS Flubs Again: Falsely Claims Sen. Udall is a Fifth-Generation Coloradan

FLOTUS Flubs Again: Falsely Claims Sen. Udall is a Fifth-Generation Coloradan

Thursday on the campaign trail, first lady Michelle Obama claimed Sen. Mark Udall (D-CO) was a “fifth-generation Coloradan.” “As a fifth-generation Coloradan, Mark understands what makes this state special. He understands the values of independence, and fairness–all the things that

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

Noon: Anti-Fracking 'Measure P' Puts Jobs on the Ballot

Noon: Anti-Fracking 'Measure P' Puts Jobs on the Ballot

Santa Barbara County, California, residents vote November 4 on Measure P, a ballot initiative to ban “fracking,” a drilling technique, there.  Sponsoring the initiative is a local environmentalist group, Santa Barbara County Water Guardians, but critics are warning it could have

Udall Fails to Name Single Obama Agenda Item He Is Against

Udall Fails to Name Single Obama Agenda Item He Is Against

During Wednesday’s Colorado senatorial debate between Sen. Mark Udall (D-CO) and Rep. Cory Gardner (R-CO), Mark Udall was asked by debate moderator Kyle Clark “which of [President Barack Obama’s] proposed policies are you prepared to vote against in the next

Are You Ready For Hillary-Krieg?

It can hardly be called a ‘blitzkrieg,’ or lightening war, as Hillary Clinton has already been around forever, while showing no signs of going away; however, as Maggie Haberman points out in Politico, Hillary is upping her offense, whether you

Udall Scrambles to Bolster National Security Credibility

Having focused his campaign primarily on women’s issues and under a withering assault from Republicans for being soft on terrorism and national security, “Sen. Mark Udall (D-Colorado) launched a new TV ad Friday that touts his determination to defeat terrorist group ISIS.

NRA: 'Elitist' Bloomberg Wants to Keep His Guns, Take Yours Away

NRA: 'Elitist' Bloomberg Wants to Keep His Guns, Take Yours Away

On October 1, the National Rifle Association (NRA) launched an ad highlighting Michael Bloomberg’s push for more gun control, even as he lives his life “with armed security 24 hours a day.” The NRA’s Andrew Arulanandam said of the ad

Udall Doubles Down on Abortion as Dems ramp Up War on Women Rhetoric

U.S. Sen. Mark Udall doubled down on his abortion rights rhetoric in attacking his Republican challenger U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner claiming it reflects Gardner’s career, while admitting it’s myopic, at best. U.S. Sen. Mark Udall defended the deluge of abortion rights-oriented

Is The So Called War on Women Over In Colorado?

Has the so called ‘war on women’ battle cry finally turned into a tired old refrain? It’s possible given development in Colorado in the race between Democrat Mark Udall and Republican Rep. Cory Gardner. According to a state Democrat operative, “Gardner

NEA Hits Gardner In Colorado With Spanish Language Ad

The National Education Association has jumped into the Colorado Senate race with a new $200,000, two week ad buy across the Denver and Colorado Springs areas. The ad targets Republican Rep. Cory Gardner in his race against incumbent Mark Udall, D-Colo. Udall

McCain Refuses to Campaign Against Democrat Senator Who Is Family Friend

McCain Refuses to Campaign Against Democrat Senator Who Is Family Friend

On September 20 The Arizona Republic reported the Senator John McCain (R-AZ) refuses to campaign on behalf of Republican Senate candidate Cory Gardner (R-CO-4th Dist.) because incumbent Sen. Mark Udall (D-CO) is a family friend.  According to the Republic, McCain confirmed he

Obama Drags Senator Mark Udall Below GOP Challenger Cory Gardner

Obama Drags Senator Mark Udall Below GOP Challenger Cory Gardner

Senator Mark Udall (D-CO) is running nearly ten points behind his GOP challenger–Representative Cory Gardner (R-CO-4th Dist.)–and one of the reasons is a backlash against Obama. According to a Quinnipiac University poll released September 18, Gardner is currently ahead 48

Cosmo's Political Picks of the Week: Grimes, Udall, & Burke

Cosmo's Political Picks of the Week: Grimes, Udall, & Burke

In keeping with its new campaign that urges its readers to vote for candidates who share their top concerns – abortion and free contraception – Cosmopolitan has announced its first political picks of the electoral season, and they are Alison

CO Democrat Udall: Beheaded Journalists Would Agree with Me On ISIS

CO Democrat Udall: Beheaded Journalists Would Agree with Me On ISIS

National Review Online reports that during his hour-long debate with Republican challenger Cory Gardner, Democrat Senator Mark Udall somehow felt he had the authority to speak for James Foley and Steven Sotloff regarding action against ISIS. “I can tell you,”

Udall Caught in Health Care Flip Flop

Republicans have unearthed a curious comment with which to hit Colorado Democrat Mark Udall as he struggles to defend his seat in the Senate. In a 2008 debate, Udall claimed he was against a “government-sponsored” solution in the health care

Obama Now as Popular as the Plague Among Embattled Democrats

Barack Obama went to Wisconsin for Labor Day and Mary Burke “the Democrat at the top of the ticket there was nowhere to be seen. Burke is running against incumbent Republican Gov. Scott Walker but stayed away during Obama’s visit to

Warren Stumping and Raising Money For Udall in Colorado

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) Elizabeth Warren will be in Colorado stumping and raising money for Mark Udall’s re-election bid on Friday. Politico has reported that she’ll be appearing with Udall and Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards. There are no additional

Udall, DSCC Hit Cory Gardner with Spanish Language Ad in Colorado

Udall, DSCC Hit Cory Gardner with Spanish Language Ad in Colorado

Colorado incumbent Mark Udall and the DSCC are out with a Spanish-language ad attacking Republican Cory Gardner on, of all topics, veterans‘ issues. Reportedly, the buy is well up in the six-figure range and will run through Election Day. The

Colorado: Control of Senate Could Be In the Mail

Colorado: Control of Senate Could Be In the Mail

Colorado has emerged as a critical battleground for control of the US Senate. Polls show the race between Democrat Sen. Mark Udall and GOP Rep. Cory Gardner within the margin of error. Little reported, however, is the fact that this

Mark Udall Trips Over a Sage Grouse

Colorado Democrat Senator Mark Udall is talking a good game (bird) when it comes to an issue with significant economic ramifications for the West, including in Colorado; however, his actions, unlike his words suggest there is good reason for concern.