Coloradans for Prosperity's get-out-the-vote initiative assigned a letter grade to to voters in attempt to get them to turn in their ballots. Many people who received the mailers in the week before the 2019 election said they'd never missed voting and so were perplexed by the communication from the issue committee supporting Prop. CC. (The Colorado Sun)

Comparing voters to their neighbors can dramatically boost turnout. A Colorado mailer, however, really missed the mark.

Studies have shown that when the tactic is put to use in the right way it can be extremely effective. When it’s not, political operatives say, the results can be disastrous.

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Prosecutors drop official misconduct charge against Eagle County’s sheriff, saying they can’t prove the case

James van Beek was indicted after an investigation by his district attorney, Bruce Brown. Van Beek’s lawyer said the misunderstanding could have been resolved over a cup of coffee.

Nicolais: Will Boebert provide the ammunition for Colorado Democrats to take back the third congressional district?

The campaign for the conservative bomb thrower and Second Amendment advocate may be just the opening Democrats have been waiting for since 2010

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