Straight Talk

    Have you ever wished a political candidate would dispense with the usual evasive answers and speaking, but never really saying anything? I found a candidate that has done just that. Diggs Brown was sent a survey by Peace Action West, a liberal peacenik group. Here are some partial excerpts from Brown’s response: Do you support negotiating with Russia for deep reductions down to 1,000 or | Read More »

    Diggs Brown Joins CO-4 Race

    Diggs Brown formally announced his candidacy for the Fourth Congressional District of Colorado at the Best Western Hotel in Loveland Colorado on Saturday, Nov. 16th. Many in the district have been waiting for Diggs to return from his tour in the Army and announce his candidacy. There was a good turnout at the event to welcome Diggs home and cheer him on into the race | Read More »

    Draft Diggs Brown for Congress

    He can’t make the case for himself… he’s too busy defending us. So let’s see if we can convince him to throw his hat in the ring when he comes home. Isn’t it time we elected a hero to Congress? Diggs Brown is a Major in the U.S. Army Special Forces. He’s currently deployed as part of the Global War on Terror, helping to protect | Read More »

    Colorado Political Fundraising Report – Q2

    Face The State has the details, but I’ll give a quick summary here: CO Governor Bill Ritter (D, inc): $409,130 Dan Maes (R): $5,000 Scott McInnis (R) and Josh Penry (R) just entered the race. CO Senate Michael Bennet (D, inc): $1.2 million Ken Buck (R): $330,000 Ryan Frazier (R): $140,000 Cleve Tidwell (R): $0 Luke Korkowski, Tom Wiens, Bob Beauprez are possible entries in | Read More »

    CO-4: A Microcosm of the 2008 Election Results

    The results from Colorado’s U.S. House District 4 are representative of the nation as a whole in many ways. The voter demographic is approximately 1/3 each Democrat, Independent, and Republican. The less-populated rural areas voted for Republicans, while the heavily-populated urban areas voted for Democrats. An unpopular incumbent was replaced by someone from the opposing party, even though (s)he was quite liberal. At first glance, | Read More »

    Colorado Primary Watch [Final Update]

    I did my civic duty and went to the polls today to cast my vote in the Primary election for Republicans in my district. In every single race in my district there was only one person running, so the choice was easy. I don’t have any heartburn over anyone running, so I avoided the non-vote protest statements. There are a couple of close races elsewhere | Read More »

    Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund Blame Musgrave for $4/gal Gasoline [Updated]

    It looks like the liberal activists are going to try to use $4/gal. gasoline against conservatives. Marilyn Musgrave (U.S. House CO-4) is their current target. This is another vulnerable seat that the Democrats want to pick up. Musgrave has had a tough fight for her seat the last two rounds. According to, Defenders, which played a key role in ousting former Rep. Richard Pombo | Read More »

    Re-Elect Marilyn Musgrave (CO-4)

    Marilyn Musgrave is the incumbent congresswoman in the United States House of Representatives from Colorado’s 4th District. She is nearing completion of her third, two-year term in office, and during this time has been a consistent and reliable conservative while faithfully representing the people in Northern and Eastern Colorado. From her re-election web page: She has been a leader for agriculture, 2nd Amendment rights, lower | Read More »