Category: General

Gardner Enables Trump to Raid Military Construction Funding

Denver, CO — With backing from Senator Cory Gardner, the Trump administration is diverting $3.6 billion from 127 military construction projects to build an ineffective and costly border wall.

Colorado Dems on Trump’s Remarks about Jewish People

Colorado Dems Chair Morgan Carroll released the following statement in response to President Trump’s remarks that Jewish people who vote Democratic show “either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty”: “As a Jewish woman, I cannot begin to express the level of anger and disgust I have over President Trump’s disturbingly ignorant remarks. Considering…
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Colorado Dems on Cynical Recall Attempt on Leroy Garcia

Colorado Democratic Party Chair Morgan Carroll released the following statement in response to the news that Colorado Republicans will be collecting signatures to recall State Senator Leroy Garcia: “As a Marine veteran of the Iraq War, Leroy Garcia served our country with honor. As the State Senator for Pueblo, Leroy has led the charge on…
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Gardner Should Call on GOP to Cancel August Recess & Get to Work to Keep Colorado Communities Safe

Colorado Democratic Party Chair Morgan Carroll released the following statement calling on U.S. Senator Cory Gardner to join Michael Bennet in demanding Republican Majority Leader Mitch McConnell suspend August recess to act immediately to keep our communities safe: “This weekend’s tragedies in El Paso and Dayton are painfully familiar for far too many Coloradans who…
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Thanks Ken Buck!

Colorado Democratic Party Chair Morgan Carroll released the following statement thanking Congressman/Colorado GOP Chair Ken Buck for confirming with Special Counsel Robert Muller that President Trump could be charged with obstruction of justice after he left office: “Mueller confirmed that the reason he did not indict Trump was because of a DOJ policy that a…
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Colorado Dems Statement in Advance of VP Pence’s Visit

Colorado Democratic Party Chair Morgan Carroll released the following statement in advance of Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to Colorado for high-dollar, closed-door fundraisers that would benefit Senator Cory Gardner and President Donald Trump: “It’s pretty clear that the GOP knows how unpopular and vulnerable Donald Trump is, which is why they’re sending Vice President…
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Colorado Congressional Democrats Condemn — while Colorado Republicans Condone — Trump’s Racism

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives took up a resolution to condemn the racist statements President Trump posted on social media about four congressional women of color over the past two days. In the resolution are quotes from some of our country’s most notable leaders in its history, including President Ronald Reagan: Whereas this is…
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CDP Statement re: Ridiculous Recall Efforts Against State Senators Lee and Pettersen

Colorado Democratic Party Chair Morgan Carroll released the following statement in response to news that Republican operatives would begin the process of recalling State Senators Pete Lee (SD11) and Brittany Pettersen (SD22): “Ken Buck and the Colorado Republican Party are making a strong case on why they are unfit to govern, why Colorado voters were…
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CDP Statement re: Sham Recall Efforts Against Governor Polis

Colorado Democratic Party Chair Morgan Carroll released the following statement in response to reports that Republican operatives would begin collecting signatures to target Governor Jared Polis for recall: “I am surprised to see how far the Colorado Republican Party has fallen. Voters made it resoundingly clear they preferred Governor Polis’ bold progressive vision for Colorado…
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CDP Statement re: Lawsuit to Overturn the Affordable Care Act

Colorado Democratic Party Chair Morgan Carroll released the following statement following oral arguments before the U.S. Court of Appeals on the Republican lawsuit to repeal the Affordable Care Act: “Since he was sworn into office, Donald Trump has made it his mission to repeal the Affordable Care Act, which would recklessly end healthcare protections for…
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