Jody Hope Strogoff

Political News Contributor

Jody Hope Strogoff is the editor and publisher of The Colorado Statesman. The Statesman is a non-partisan political weekly newspaper, founded in 1898. Jody began working at the newspaper in the late 1970s, later purchasing the publication in 1988. She discusses the state’s political scene each Tuesday at 6:35 and 8:35 during KUNC’s Morning Edition.

 

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3:00pm

Mon April 2, 2012
Politics

Why the “Long Bill” Might Not Take So Long

State lawmakers are entering the home stretch of the 2012 legislative session. With just over a month to go work begins this week on the state budget. And for the first time in years, there’s actually money in the coffers to work with which means less budget cuts.

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8:03am

Tue March 13, 2012
Politics

Personhood Question Cleared for Colorado Ballot

Colorado voters will once again face a personhood measure on the November election ballot. Similar efforts were soundly defeated in 2008 and 2010.

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6:00am

Tue March 6, 2012
Politics

Colorado Democrats and Super Tuesday

Colorado Statesman

Today is “Super Tuesday”. Ten states are holding GOP caucuses. It’s also caucus day for Colorado Democrats. With no one contesting President Obama, state party leaders are urging their base not to sit this one out. They even held a rally at the state capitol on Monday to get the word out.

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1:31pm

Mon February 20, 2012
Politics

Gessler’s Legislative Agenda

Colorado Statesman

State lawmakers are expected to take up a package of election reforms this week proposed by Secretary of State Scott Gessler. It’s just one of more than a dozen pieces of legislation Gessler is hoping to get approved during the session.

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6:00am

Tue February 7, 2012
Politics

It’s Caucus Day in Colorado

Colorado Statesman

It’s Caucus Day in Colorado. Republicans from around the state will gather tonight to take a non-binding preference poll on who they favor among the four candidates seeking the GOP Presidential nomination.

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