Ewegen’s latest anti-TABOR tirade

In Blog, Notes by Mark Hillman

Denver Post’s big-government dinosaur, Bob Ewegen, proclaims that “the good folks” are finally back in charge — i.e., those who want to make it easiest for government to spend every …

Ritter’s act wears thin with Coloradans

In Blog, Notes by Mark Hillman

Commenting on a recent Rasmussen Poll, political strategist and former Democrat state chairman Floyd Ciruli notes that Gov. Bill Ritter’s approval rating is running nearly 20 points behind that of …

Obama: Vanity or divinity?

In Blog, Notes by Mark Hillman

Washington Post’s Charles Krauthammer is among a handful of must-read columnists because he virtually always has something insightful to say and because, on occasions like this, he says it so …

Ritter on O’Reilly: I’m so confused

In Blog, Notes by Mark Hillman

Like Barack Obama, Gov. Bill Ritter has trouble articulating when he can’t follow a script. On Monday, the O’Reilly Factor showed an on-the-street interview with Ritter, asking whether he would …

Ritter’s higher ed chief deploys stall tactic

In Blog, Notes by Mark Hillman

Former Boulder congressman David Skaggs, now Gov. Ritter’s higher education chief, replied to my June 18 open records request, seeking documents explaining the extent to which state employees were doing …

Must reads April 24-May 1

In Blog, Must Reads, Notes by Mark Hillman

Even if Entering Iraq was a Mistake, Leaving would be WorseDennis PragerThe people we are fighting, including Osama bin Laden and all the variations on al Qaeda, know that the …