Politics

Joe O’Dea talks about why he wants to be Colorado’s next U.S. senator

The Villager sat down with Greenwood Village resident and U.S. Senate candidate Joe O’Dea to find out more about him and what he hopes to accomplish if he is able to beat the rest of the field in the June 28, 2022 Republican primary and challenge incumbent Democratic U.S. Senator Michael Bennet.  He told us, …

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State Sen. Paul Lundeen explains how GOP hopes to win back seats

At their regular monthly meeting at Maggiano’s DTC on Wednesday, November 3, Republican Party Whip State Senator Paul Lundeen told members of the Arapahoe County Republican Breakfast Club that their party will take back the state Senate in 2022 by focusing on three key issues that Republicans are better equipped to address than their Democratic …

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Colorado Supreme Court approves legislative redistricting plan

On November 15, the Colorado Supreme Court said, in a ruling written by Justice Richard Gabriel regarding the plan submitted by the Independent Legislative Redistricting Commission, “The Commission did not abuse its discretion in applying the criteria set forth (in) the Colorado Constitution…The court thus approves the Plans and orders the Commission to file those …

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Greenwood Village election proves that much is the same but something changed

All six incumbents who were running for the GV city council were re-elected on November 2. Libby Barnacle, Dave Bullock, Judith Hilton, Anne Ingebretsen, Dave Kerber and Donna Johnston were all endorsed, along with new candidates, Tom Stahl and Paul Wiesner, by current Mayor George Lantz and his two immediate predecessors, Nancy Sharpe and Ron …

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Cherry Creek School Board race produces decisive winners

Although the at-large race for the open seats representing Director Districts D and E on the Cherry Creek Schools Board of Education produced a slew of contentious questions, answers, ads and accusations, in the end the vote for both positions was not close. In Director District D, incumbent and longtime volunteer Kelly Bates, running for …

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