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Obama: Some Fellow At The Debate Claimed To Be Mitt Romney

"And when I got on to the stage, I met this very spirited fellow who claimed to be Mitt Romney. But it couldn’t have been Mitt Romney because the real Mitt Romney has been running around the country for the last year promising $5 trillion in tax cuts that favor the wealthy. The fellow on stage last night said he didn’t know anything about that."

Mexican Cafe Gets Death Threats After Refusing Romney Visit

The Mormon owners of a Mexican cafe in Denver say that they have gotten death threats, hate calls and fake orders after refusing to allow Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney to make campaign stop at their restaurant. "One person who

Romney Supporters Tell Cardboard Obama 'Go Back To Kenya'

As supporters of Mitt Romney lined up outside the Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum, the site of a Monday night rally, ProgressNow Action wanted to hear what those Romney supporters had to say as they strolled past the group’s cardboard cut-out...

Colorado Gov. On Shooter: 'This Guy Is A Terrorist'

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper (D) says that there is no doubt in his mind that last week's shooting at a theater in Aurora was an example of domestic terrorism. "You know, in a funny way this guy is a terrorist," Hickenlooper said of James

Mental Health Patients Dumped At Occupy Denver

In this video, a member of Occupy Denver films a Denver Health Department van stopping in front of the Occupy encampment and dropping off a group of people believed to be mental health patients, and many appearing to be homeless.

Iraq Veterans Against War Teach-in Features Scott Olsen

Iraq Veterans Against the War invited Occupy Denver to a teach-in at the Mercury Cafe on April 11, 2012. Local chapter members Garett Reppenhagen, Kelly Doughtery, and Graham Clumpner opened with personal accounts of what led them to join IVAW and a discussion about what veterans and active duty service members are doing to resist war and militarism.

Occupy Weekend Updates

I've gathered updates from Occupy Wall Street solidarity movements across the nation that have grabbed headline news over the weekend, as well as this CNN coverage that includes a brief interview with civil rights leader Angela Davis in New York City.