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Release: Coloradans Reject “Liar Keyser”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, February 4, 2016 CONTACT: Alan Franklin, Political Director at alan@progressnowcolorado.org DENVER: Following a petition drive in...

Iowa Caucus Results Mirror Colorado’s Fractured Conservative Movement

"Yesterday's caucus results in Iowa prove again how the Republican Party is at war with itself, with a discredited party establishment overrun by their most radical and dangerous elements," said ProgressNow Colorado political director Alan Franklin.

Rep. Kevin Priola Must Apologize To Colorado’s Working Families

After a display of callous hypocrisy last week in the Colorado House Education Committee, ProgressNow Colorado called on Rep. Kevin Priola to apologize for voting against parental leave for school activities--a bill that would help working families just like his own manage their important responsibilities to their children.

Progressives Condemn Sen. Jerry Sonnenberg

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, January 8, 2016 CONTACT: Amy Runyon-Harms, Executive Director at amy@progressnowcolorado.org DENVER: After a Twitter posting from Colorado...

12 Days of Coffman Coverups

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, December 16, 2015 CONTACT: Alan Franklin, Political Director at alan@progressnowcolorado.org DENVER: With Christmas approaching next week,...

Why Can’t Coffman Condemn Trump?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, December 10, 2015 CONTACT: Amy Runyon-Harms, Executive Director at amy@progressnowcolorado.org DENVER: After widespread condemnation of the...

Cynthia Coffman Does Not Speak For Colorado

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFriday, October 23, 2015CONTACT: Amy Runyon-Harms, Executive Director at 303-870-0448 DENVER: After Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman announced...

Petition Delivered: Let CU Students Attend The GOP Presidential Debate

Petition Delivered: Let CU Students Attend The GOP Presidential Debate

As University of Colorado students continued their campaign for more tickets to the Republican presidential debate at the CU-Boulder campus next week, ProgressNow Colorado, the state's largest online progressive advocacy organization, delivered a petition to CU President Bruce Benson's office calling for 50% of the tickets to the debate to be made available to CU students.

“Format Change” For Trump, But No Love For CU Students?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, October 15, 2015 CONTACT: Amy Runyon-Harms, Executive Director at amy@progressnowcolorado.org DENVER: Learning that negotiations between Republican presidential candidates...

Nothing Less Will Do: 1,000 GOP Debate Seats For CU Students

As controversy continued to grow over the lack of seats made available to University of Colorado students for the Republican presidential debate at the Coors Events Center on October 28th, progressive and student advocacy groups joined with CU students to request an additional 1,000 seats in the 11,000 seat capacity venue be made available to students.

Another Betrayal: Coffman Votes To Defund Organization He Used In Ads Last Year

For too long, Mike Coffman has tried to play both sides of this issue in order to please his right-wing donors while scrambling to keep his competitive congressional seat. With his vote to defund Planned Parenthood, Coffman proves to everyone that he doesn't stand with women at all. He stands in the way.

Call For Mike Coffman To Fight For Planned Parenthood, Against Shutdown

As Republicans in Congress prepared to vote on legislation to defund Planned Parenthood this week, setting up a confrontation that could result in a shutdown of the federal government, ProgressNow Colorado, the state's largest online progressive advocacy organization, called on Rep. Mike Coffman to fight against any attempt to either defund Planned Parenthood or endanger continued construction of the VA medical center in Aurora.

Tim Neville: The Most Dangerous Politician In Colorado

In the U.S. Senate, Tim Neville would do more than just another vote to repeal Obamacare, ban all abortion without exception, and repeal common-sense gun safety laws like background checks for gun purchasers. Neville represents the no-compromise, take-no-prisoners wing of the Republican Party that will bring the loudest voices of the Tea Party into the mainstream.

Time Running Out For Mike Coffman’s VA Tap Dance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, July 20, 2015 CONTACT: Amy Runyon-Harms, Executive Director at amy@progressnowcolorado.org DENVER: After Rep. Mike Coffman’s opponent in...

Mike Coffman: Weaker than ever as 2016 approaches

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, July 6, 2015 CONTACT: Amy Runyon-Harms, Executive Director at amy@progressnowcolorado.org DENVER: With questions growing about the viability...

Call For Brauchler To Apologize For Endangering Aurora Shooting Trial

Following the dismissal of three jurors from the trial of the alleged shooter from the 2012 mass murder at an Aurora, Colorado movie theater, ProgressNow Colorado, the state's largest online progressive advocacy organization, demanded an apology from Arapahoe County District Attorney George Brauchler for putting justice for the victims of the Aurora shooting in jeopardy to boost his political standing.

Progressives Celebrate Hickenlooper Veto of Subprime Interest Rate Hike

Progressives Celebrate Hickenlooper Veto of Subprime Interest Rate Hike

Following Gov. John Hickenlooper's veto today of House Bill 15-1390, legislation that passed the Colorado General Assembly at the last minute to dramatically increase interest rates on personal loans to consumers with less-than-perfect credit, ProgressNow Colorado and consumer advocate groups who fought this legislation thanked Hickenlooper for standing up to protect middle class Colorado families.

Coffman Bows Out: Reinvention Not Enough For Prime Time

"Coffman couldn't defeat Michael Bennet and he knew it. And now, a challenge is brewing in his formerly safe congressional district that Coffman knows could be the last battle of his long political career."