Colorado Second Amendment activists undaunted by death threats; Recall Hudak effort in full swing

Record number of volunteers today @RecallHudakToo office. #corecall #copolitics #gunrights — Danielle Thompson November 16, 2013 As Twitchy reported in September, Colorado grass-roots Second Amendment activists scored historic victories with the recall of two prominent Democrat gun-grabbers: state Sen. president John Morse in Colorado Springs and Democrat state Sen. Angela Giron in Pueblo...

Repeal of Colorado's background check law passes Senate committee; other bills pending; Updated: House scuttles repeal

Evie Hudak resigned later that year in the face of a recall. … Backed by gun control groups like Mike Bloomberg's, Democrats were successful in passing the gun control measures, but were punished by voters who led successful recall efforts against Colorado state Senate President John Morse and Sen. … The fight against some of the nation's most restrictive gun control measures continued in Colorado Monday, where Republicans were to present seven bills in an attempt to overturn legislation on background checks and restrictions on magazine size limits…

'Nuance': Colorado gubernatorial debate leads to an education on abortifacients

John Hickenlooper had no regrets over the gun control legislation that led to a "total recall" of Democrats in the state, but Hickenlooper's opening question was absolutely predictable. … Those watching the Colorado gubernatorial debate Tuesday were surprised to learn that Gov…

Michael Bloomberg: Colorado Springs is a roadless Third World backwater

'Total recall': Colorado Second Amendment activists celebrate historic recall elections … Asked about three Colorado Democrats being forced out of office by a recall movement that arose last summer after the legislature's passage of laws expanding background checks and banning magazines of more than 15 rounds, legislation Bloomberg's Mayors Against Illegal Guns lobbied hard for, the former mayor said this … Michael Bloomberg, former mayor of New York, is still ticked off about the recall of two anti-gun state Senators in Colorado last fall…

Goodbye, Colorado: Magpul Industries moving operations to Wyoming and Texas

Last September, Second Amendment advocates led a successful drive to recall Colorado state Sen. … John Hickenlooper signed a bill establishing a 15-round limit on ammunition magazines and, as promised, Magpul has announced that it is pulling up stakes in Colorado for more gun-friendly environments. … Last February, gun accessory manufacturer Magpul Industries announced it would leave Colorado if Democrats pushed through a ban on magazines that hold more than 15 rounds…

Snarknado strikes recalled Colo. lawmaker waiting for Secret Service clearance to White House party

Former Colorado State Senator John Morse is mostly known for two things: supporting anti-Second Amendment legislation, and being promptly recalled for it a few months later. Now it seems like he’s relegated to waiting outside the White House, desperately hoping the Secret Service bouncers will let him in. Dude, you can't even get @twitter...

Black Friday gun sales strong in Colorado

Despite passing some of the strongest gun control restrictions in the nation, Colorado is reporting strong gun sales this Black Friday. According to Ryan Parker of the Denver Post, 3,382 criminal background checks for firearm sales were processed by the end of the day. “Although the volume was high,” Parker wrote, “fewer applications were processed Friday...

Nanny Bloomberg loses big (again) with demise of Colorado billion dollar tax hike

state senators, and now he's lost another million dollars trying to foist higher taxes on the people of Colorado. … In August, Nanny Bloomberg dumped $350,000 in the failed attempt to defeat the recall of two gun-grabbing Colo. … For the second time this year, New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg failed to impose his leftist schemes on the state of Colorado when voters rejected a billion dollar tax scheme under the guise of improving schools…

Angela Giron’s pre-recall tweets don’t exactly scream concern for ‘voter suppression’

We think there's a very good possibility that the only thing related to the Colorado recall election that has been suppressed is Angela Girson's and Debbie Wasserman Schultz's ability to tell the truth. … As Twitchy reported earlier today, Angela Giron, a Colorado Democrat state Senator who was recalled for her anti-Second Amendment positions, is suddenly blaming "voter suppression" for losing her job…

‘Call it for what it is!’ Visibly frustrated Angela Giron blames her recall on voter suppression [video]

When Colorado has voted by mail — 70 percent of Coloradans vote by mail — and we didn't have access to that mail ballot, I mean, I — … Appearing on CNN, Angela Giron, a Colorado Democrat state Senator who was one of two state pols recalled for supporting gun-grabbing anti-Second Amendment legislation, joined Debbie Wasserman Schultz in blaming her recall on voter suppression…

‘Shameless and scummy’: MSNBC invokes Columbine in tweet about Colo. recall

Second Amendment advocates are still cheering yesterday’s grassroots victory in Colorado, and that really sticks in MSNBC’s craw. Here’s how the “news” network is portraying the win for liberty: Big victory for the #NRA in the state that is home to Columbine High School: — msnbc September 11, 2013 Integrity fail. "News organization"...

Wasserman Schultz on Colo. recall results: ‘This was voter suppression, pure and simple.’

Colo. recall Senator said if she lost, Mayors Against Illegal Guns should fold up … 'Total recall': Colorado Second Amendment activists celebrate historic recall elections … As Twitchy reported yesterday, Democrats were pushing the bogus "voter suppression" meme even before the polls closed in Colorado's recall elections…

Listening, Mayor Bloomberg? Colo. recall Senator said if she lost, Mayors Against Illegal Guns should fold up

And if he does what recalled Sen. … Not only were they unable to help President Obama propagandize America into passing national gun restrictions earlier this year, but yesterday's historic recall in Colorado helps put some more nails in the coffin of Nanny Bloomberg's attempts to destroy our Second Amendment rights. … While Second Amendment advocates party in Colorado over their success in defeating two state Senate gun-grabbers, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and his Mayors Against Illegal Guns group must be stinging from the loss…

Colorado grass-roots to Gov. Hickenlooper: You’re next!

Gov. John Hickenlooper, who remained AWOL for much of the recall campaign, was nowhere to be found in Colorado Springs or Pueblo. … As Twitchy reported earlier tonight, Colorado grass-roots activists scored a "Total Recall" of two prominent state Democratic legislators who spearheaded radical gun control legislation backed by out-of-state billionaire Michael Bloomberg and the gun-grabbing lobby…

Desperate: Colo. Dems accuse recall supporters of ‘vote suppression’ before polls close

So these Democrats going on about "suppression" apparently believe that Libertarians who complied with the state constitution's requirements should have been denied a spot on the recall ballot. … After a long day in court, District Judge Robert McGahey ruled in favor of Colorado Libertarians, who'd sued after being denied a spot on the recall ballot because they failed to meet a deadline, put in place by the new election law, to submit petitions within 10 days of the election date being set. … wasted no time spinning today's recall election results in Colorado

Colorado’s #Mags4Freedom event bids farewell to 30-round magazines in style

Organizers collected more than 10,000 verified signatures to initiate the recall, 3,000 more than needed. … Proceeds from the event will go to support Second Amendment causes, including the effort to recall Colorado Senate President John Morse. … (For those readers who aren't firearms experts like Colorado Rep…

Magpul confirms plan to leave Colorado ‘almost immediately’ following magazine ban

It is disappointing to us that money and a social agenda from outside the state have apparently penetrated the American West to control our legislature and Governor, but we feel confident that Colorado residents can still take the state back through recalls, ballot initiatives, and the 2014 election to undo these wrongs against responsible Citizens…

Magpul confirms plan to leave Colorado ‘almost immediately’ following magazine ban

It is disappointing to us that money and a social agenda from outside the state have apparently penetrated the American West to control our legislature and Governor, but we feel confident that Colorado residents can still take the state back through recalls, ballot initiatives, and the 2014 election to undo these wrongs against responsible Citizens…

McAuliffe's #vagovdebate strategy: Squawk about GOP war on women, repeat.

Beyond parody. Despite increasing evidence that playing the well-worn GOP War on Women card is backfiring (see Colorado recall), the Dems are clinging bitterly to the strategy. While marching contraceptive girls protested outside the Virginia gubernatorial debate, Democrat candidate Terry McAuliffe donned his Lady Parts Savior costume inside the venue. Savvy men and women used...

Gun-grabber Angela Giron embarrasses herself again

Giron, who championed universal background checks in Colorado, also claimed that shooting suspect Aaron Alexis probably wouldn't have been able to pass a background check had he tried to purchase a gun … On MSNBC's "All In with Chris Hayes" last night, Angela Giron (last seen blaming her recall on "voter suppression") blithely displayed the abject ignorance of those on the Left who salivate at the thought of restricting Americans' rights to self-defense without knowing anything about the issue. … After last week's historic Colorado recall, it's no surprise to see the two recalled former state Senators trotted out to castigate Second Amendment defenders on liberal talk shows…

Here Is The 2016 GOP Convention Schedule #RNCinCLE

During his tenure in office, Walker has taken on public-sector labor unions, signing a bill to limit public employee collective bargaining and winning a recall election over the issue. … County Commissioner Darryl Glenn is the current Republican nominee for U.S. Senate in Colorado, running to defeat incumbent U.S. Senator Michael Bennet in the general election this fall. … A Colorado native, Geist joined the United States Marine Corps in 1984 and served for 12 years…

Sheila Jackson Lee: #NAACPBombing undermines years of progress; Demands federal review

Colorado Springs explosion recalls violence against NAACP … FBI investigating explosion outside NAACP office in Colorado … The Colorado Springs Gazette reported this morning that the FBI is already on the scene "exploring all possibilities of potential motive," from a hate crime to domestic terrorism…

Agitators hype ‘#NAACPBombing’ incident, but questions linger

Colorado Springs explosion recalls violence against NAACP … FBI investigating explosion outside NAACP office in Colorado … All morning, Twitter has been inundated with tweets decrying the lack of media coverage about the alleged terrorist bombing near an NAACP office in Colorado Springs, Colo…

In debate, Gov. John Hickenlooper says he has 'no regrets' over 2013 gun bills

In October, Hickenlooper told the press that it was "probably not a bad idea" for Bloomberg and other out-of-state interests to stay out of the Hudak recall effort. … Hickenlooper was backed in that effort by Michael Bloomberg and his Mayors Against Illegal Guns, but the victory led to the recall of Colorado state Sen. … It was March 2013 when Colorado Gov…

Stacey Dash: ‘GOP it’s time to put on our gloves and fight like Mohammad Ali.’

Actress Stacey Dash says it’s time for the GOP to get in the ring. Her full tweet: GOP it’s time to put on our gloves and fight like Mohammad Ali. Float like a butterfly. Sting like a bee.  The Mediaite article she links to states that the GOP is staging an “undeserved comeback.” The article...