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How a clique of Capitol reporters bar access to competitors

Here in Colorado though, there’s a handful of journalists abridging press freedom through exclusion, sanctioned by the legislature.

By Sherrie Peif · June 5, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Gold Dome, Media, Politics, Sherrie Peif
Freshmen representatives instrumental in last-minute push to pass Open Records law

Freshmen representatives instrumental in last-minute push to pass Open Records law

“We narrowed down on one area where people could come to an agreement. Where a document exists in an electronic fashion, we ought to be able to get that it that way in 2017.” — Rep. Mike ” Weissman, (D-Arapahoe County)

By Sherrie Peif · June 2, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Featured, Gold Dome, Media, Open Records, Sherrie Peif

Sen. Ray Scott responds to latest Sentinel column; Publisher compares Scott to Assad

And he’s arguing about fake news?” Scott said. “Where he even came up with this stuff, I have no idea. It was kind of like a rambling manifesto about himself and how great he is that he saved the taxpayers money.”

By Sherrie Peif · April 25, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Exclusives, Featured, Gold Dome, Media, Open Records, Sherrie Peif, Uncategorized
Rest In Peace, Peter Blake – journalist and friend

Rest In Peace, Peter Blake – journalist and friend

“He had a way of poking through the pretenses that he saw from politicians and from others, but always in a very gentlemanly and friendly way,” — John Temple, former editor of the Rocky Mountain News on the passing of reporter and columnist Peter Blake.

By Todd Shepherd · December 9, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Gold Dome, Media, Peter Blake, Politics
Blake: Radio spat illustrates strong divisions on immigration on the libertarian right

Blake: Radio spat illustrates strong divisions on immigration on the libertarian right

When Gary Johnson used the phrase “undocumented workers,” it triggered a strong reaction from Boyles, who considers it weaselly and born of political correctness. “Why can’t you use the word illegal instead of undocumented?” he asked.

By Peter Blake · October 7, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Elections, Media, Peter Blake, Politics
Policy from DougCo schools deeply undermines accuracy of KMGH Ch 7 report

Policy from DougCo schools deeply undermines accuracy of KMGH Ch 7 report

This policy (KI) expressly includes Board members within the limited class of individuals having open access to schools within the District…

By Todd Shepherd · June 22, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Douglas County, Education, Media
Blake: Denver Post has issues of circulation, pun intended

Blake: Denver Post has issues of circulation, pun intended

But a circulation person said on the phone that the “specials” would include issues about the Broncos, business “and I forget the other.”

By Peter Blake · June 7, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Media, Peter Blake