Mike Coffman

NRA's Coffman-for-Congress Campaign in Gun-Rattled Aurora Could Backfire

NRA's Coffman-for-Congress Campaign in Gun-Rattled Aurora Could Backfire
Aurora, Colorado, was the setting two summers ago of the horrific movie theater that made national headlines. It is also home to high-level everyday gun violence. Aurora has a 4 percent higher murder rate than does the country at large. Yet, its stance on gun rights and restrictions is nuanced (and often confused). Just don't tell that to the NRA, which is blanketing the city with Mike Coffman for Congress mailers.
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GOP's Fake News Site Set Up to Attack Dem Candidate Is Significantly Less Funny Than 'The Onion'

GOP's Fake News Site Set Up to Attack Dem Candidate Is Significantly Less Funny Than 'The Onion'
The National Republican Congressional Committee has launched fake news sites in swing districts to post attack pieces on Democratic candidates, including former Colorado House Speaker Andrew Romanoff. The headline story that appears at the site today is headlined “Romanoff record out of step with Colorado voters.” It’s written in the style of fact-checking news pieces, but it’s an obvious laundry list of Republican talking points. There are no links, resource cites or quotes provided to readers to support any of the charges.
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Rep Coffman to Minority Language Voters: 'Pull Out a Dictionary'

Rep Coffman to Minority Language Voters: 'Pull Out a Dictionary'
​Rep. Mike Coffman has spent a great deal of time in recent months "reaching out" to the many ethnic groups in the new Sixth Congressional District, working hard to burnish his credentials with Asian and African immigrants in addition to his now-famous reversals on immigration policy – all directly intended to appease the large percentage of immigrant and ethnic minority voters in his district. His tune was a little different just three years ago.
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As State Becomes More Moderate, CO GOP Candidates Flip-Flop on Wedge Issues

As State Becomes More Moderate, CO GOP Candidates Flip-Flop on Wedge Issues
The old guard of the Colorado GOP has a problem – their track record. As the state becomes more moderate, and redistricting makes races more competitive, candidates have struggled to seem authentic when flip-flopping from extreme positions on abortion and other wedge issues.
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CO Senate Candidate Climbs That Birther Mountain

CO Senate Candidate Climbs That Birther Mountain
Owen Hill, a conservative Republican state senator from Colorado vying to challenge Democratic Sen. Mark Udall next fall, went birther at a political breakfast last week.
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Aurora Crowd Tells Coffman to End Tax Cuts for Top Two Percent

Standing in front of Flava, an Aurora restaurant, the crowd of about 50 people held signs and called on Coffman tell his fellow Republicans to stop holding the middle class hostage to tax cuts for the wealthiest 2 percent of Americans.
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An Ad That Caused the CO Fraternal Order of Police to Send a Letter Calling it 'Slanderous and False'

Tea Party / Birther Congressman Mike Coffman just released a new ad that shows how baseless, desperate, and despicable the "man" really is.
The ad is so outrageous, the Fraternal Order of Police sent an unsolicited letter of outrage condemning the Congressman's vile and disgusting commercial.  
Colorado Fraternal Order of Police Denounces Mike Coffman's Slanderous and False attacks against Joe Miklosi:
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