Best of the Week logo

Here’s our recap of our best stories of the last seven days from the Colorado Politics staff.

Denver City Clerk and Recorder-elect Paul Lopez

Paul Lopez talked about his narrow victory in the June 4 runoff for Denver City Clerk and Recorder in the Colorado Politics Podcast. Photo taken outside the Denver Press Club on July 2, 2019.

> Petition to recall Colorado governor continues to divide Polis opponents

> First petition to seek recall of Gov. Jared Polis approved

> Denver City Clerk-elect Paul Lopez reflects on lessons learned from a close race

> 'I am going to miss it': Denver Councilwoman Susman reflects on 2 terms in office

> Veteran editor, Colorado Politics columnist Neil Westergaard dies

Neil Obit

Neil Westergaard, then editor-in-chief of the Denver Business Journal, greets DBJ readers at a newsroom event.

> Gardner raises $2M for quarter; has $4.9M in the bank

> COVER STORY | Cory Gardner: Does he have a path to victory in 2020?

> INSIGHTS | Albus Brooks turns the page, again

> TRAIL MIX | Campaign finance reports reveal a crowded Senate primary taking shape

> MARK HARDEN | Neil Westergaard made Colorado's journalism world better

> Q&A with Penn Pfiffner | On standing up for freedom, and TABOR

> LYNN BARTELS | How I got hooked on 'Breaking Bad'

> New poll gives Romanoff, undeclared candidate Griswold edge in US Senate primary

> Polis, HUD Secretary Ben Carson address Western Conservative Summit in Denver (VIDEO)

> George Will touts Bennet to beat Trump in 2020

> Colorado Senate GOP casts doubt on success of proposed TABOR special session

> Democrat Jason Crow tops $1M in contributions for re-election bid

> Democrat Angela Williams joins crowded field taking aim at US Sen. Cory Gardner

> Chile battle gets hot between Polis, New Mexico governor

> Park Hill Golf Course in Denver sells for $24M

> Denver City Council requires large developers to provide more open space, earlier public input

> Gardner-backed bill on police suicides heads to Trump's desk

> Polis invites US soccer team to Colorado

> US poised to begin immigration sweep in Denver, other major US cities

> DeGette argues for more land to be designated wilderness

> Bennet backs bill to force companies to assess their climate change role

> Colorado Superfund site owner refuses to expand cleanup

> Conservation Colorado lauds Democrats, blasts Republicans in annual scorecard

> Denver delays vote on $93.4 million Peña Boulevard project

> Ordinance to ban urban camping passes in Centennial

> Environmentalists sue Interior to block Colorado coal mine expansion





(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.