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Westword: Hancock Has Competition For Denver Mayor

Plenty of Denverites are ready to elect a new mayor in 2019. Should Michael Hancock be worried? By JON MURRAY of The Denver Post Michael Hancock looks at the city he has led for more than six years and sees a thriving Denver that has rebounded from the Great Recession, gained national cachet as a millennial magnet […]

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Cannabist: Special Interests Threaten Cannabis Industry

Colorado illustrates how special interests and establishment politics threaten cannabis industry Denver Post op-ed by Kayvan Khalatbari and Emmett Reistroffer The 2016 election brought watershed changes to the social and political landscape of America, through the election of a new and highly controversial president, and through an even greater show of widespread demand for ending […]

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Huffington Post: Mayor Hancock Decides Not To Take Blankets From Homeless

Denver Mayor Decides Police Probably Shouldn’t Confiscate Homeless’ Blankets While It’s Freezing Out By Rebecca Shapiro Senior Editor, The Huffington Post Denver Mayor Michael Hancock (D) announced Saturday that local police will stop confiscating personal property while enforcing the city’s “camping ban” during the cold winter months ― allowing homeless men and women sleeping on the streets […]

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