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Colorado´s Hickenlooper
staffs up for possible 2020 bid

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 12/6/2018 8:08:35 AM

DENVER — Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and his allies are taking new steps toward launching a presidential campaign, including interviews with dozens of potential staffers and hiring a pollster and national fundraiser, according to a person close to the Democrat. He´s already launched a political action committee that allows him to raise money nationally and hired his 2014 campaign manager, Brad Komar, to run it. Since the PAC was formed in September, Komar has done 80 interviews with possible campaign staffers, the person said. Of those, Hickenlooper has conducted or participated in 30 interviews. The operation has hired Democratic

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Virtually every president has a short, easy-to-pronounce name. Call it discrimination, but HICK-en-LOOP--er isn´t going to cut it.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 12/6/2018 8:26:48 AM     (No. 11854426)

"Vote for Hickenlooper" has a real nice ring to it.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: HerbVA, 12/6/2018 8:28:18 AM     (No. 11854429)

White man running for the dem nomination needs a gimmick, like Bobby O’Rourke.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rubinski, 12/6/2018 8:46:30 AM     (No. 11854457)

I lived in Denver for 10 years when he was governor. He’s moderate and actually would be somewhat acceptable to me, if a democrat if forced on me. However, because he’s reasonable and moderate, he will be vehemently rejected by the left.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: TexaTucky, 12/6/2018 8:53:28 AM     (No. 11854469)

John Kasich has talked about running against Trump in 2020 with Hickenlooper as his running mate.

Kasich/Hickenlooper 2020 . . . that would take up the whole rear bumper of your Prius.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: TCloud, 12/6/2018 9:04:46 AM     (No. 11854486)

The USS Hickenlooper...naw! Not even!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: hershey, 12/6/2018 9:08:55 AM     (No. 11854494)

Ha ha ...#5, probably be one of those Frigates with no guns.....just air machines blowing LGBT flakes of plastic out....

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Reply 7 - Posted by: john56, 12/6/2018 9:34:09 AM     (No. 11854518)

Now I see why Creepy Porn Lawyer Aventti pulled out of the race. Who´d want to associate with the crowd of losers running for the 2020 Dem nomination?

Even Creepy Porn Lawyers have standards.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: earlybird, 12/6/2018 9:57:58 AM     (No. 11854554)

The shorter list would be Democrats NOT running for president in 2020.

Hickenlooper for President sounds like something from an old Broadway musical.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Namma, 12/6/2018 10:27:22 AM     (No. 11854593)

So does hickandlooper bring the total of democrats running for President up to 40?
This should be a great show.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 12/6/2018 10:33:27 AM     (No. 11854603)

Beto the fake Mexican has them all beat so Hickuploser better reconsider and keep his hat on his head and out of the ring.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: rellimpank2, 12/6/2018 11:12:25 AM     (No. 11854670)

---yeah--President ´Chickencooper´ has such a nice ring to it--

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Foggybottom, 12/6/2018 11:45:53 AM     (No. 11854704)

Perhaps he could be front-runner if he changed his name to Juanito Hussein Hickenlooper.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: dvc, 12/6/2018 12:48:53 PM     (No. 11854778)

Very leftist. Did a lot of damage in Colorado.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Mrduc, 12/6/2018 12:56:42 PM     (No. 11854793)

Chickenpooper pothead for President. Eeeegads!

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Vaquero45, 12/6/2018 1:05:14 PM     (No. 11854801)

Hickenlooper is as phony as a three-dollar bill. He was a lousy mayor, he was a lousy governor, and if he runs for president he´ll get rolled in the primaries by every leftist nutcase running against him.

"Chickenpooper" ran for governor as a "moderate". As soon as he got elected and took office, the socialist jerks in the statehouse passed a couple of nutty gun-control bills (like they ALWAYS do) and Hickenlooper signed them into law like a good little Democrat. When the county sheriffs of Colorado revolted, and told him the laws were unenforceable and they weren´t going to devote time and manpower going after honest citizens who ran afoul of the ridiculous statutes, Hickenlooper attended their annual conference to give a speech telling them he was sorry he ever signed the bills. When a couple of county sheriffs continued to give him a hard time he said (into an open microphone) "what the f**k - I said I was sorry!"

He always campaigns as a "sensible" candidate who, when elected, turns into a run-of-the-mill Democrat nut job. I´d be glad to see him go, except that the incoming governor is another Democrat radical who´s also a homosexual and can´t wait to push THAT agenda too.

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