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Bill Ritter

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Bill Ritter's Biography

August William "Bill" Ritter (born September 6, 1956) is an American politician of the Democratic Party, and was the 41st Governor of the state of Colorado, from 2007 to 2011. Before his election in 2006, he served as the district attorney for Denver. He was the first native-born governor of Colorado since 1975, as well as being the first Democratic governor to serve with a Democratic majority in the Colorado General Assembly in 50 years. Ritter did not run for a second term as Governor in 2010.

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Bill Ritter News Stories

  • "Tea Party of the Left" wages ferocious battle over fracking

      News Source: The Denver Post | 11 days ago
    Fracking, oil shale, drilling those were words used by geologists, not an emergency-room worker. But a notice in his hometown paper in Lafayette about mothers protesting a well site outside Red Hawk Elementary School inErie transformed the 44-year-
  • DRCOG promotes Forine Raitano to senior role

      News Source: The Denver Post | 14 days ago
    07/16/2014 03:43:31 PM MDT Updated:   07/16/2014 04:45:01 PM MDT Florine Raitano will serve as acting senior managing director at the Denver Regional Council of Governments, according to the agency's executive director Jennifer Schaufele. "Her broad
  • Poll: Beauprez edges Hickenlooper, whose job approval ratings slide

      News Source: The Denver Post | 15 days ago
    Gov. John Hickenlooper's job approval ratings plunged in a new poll that shows Republican challenger Bob Beauprez beating the Democratic incumbent by 1 percentage point. Coloradans give Hickenlooper a split rating, with 48 percent approving and 46

Bill Ritter Blogs

  • Colorado Gubernatorial Candidate Contemplated 'Civil War' ...

      Blog Source: | 5 months ago
    During his 2006 bid for the governorship (a race he eventually lost to Democrat Bill Ritter by a 17-point margin), he claimed during a debate that “as high as 70 percent, maybe even more” of African-American women's pregnancies end in ...
  • Former Rep. Bob Beauprez To Run For Governor « CBS Denver

      Blog Source: | 5 months ago
    Skeptics point to Beauprez's devastating loss in the 2006 gubernatorial contest to Bill Ritter, who beat him by 17 points. However, Beauprez did twice win a competitive congressional seat in the pivotal western Denver suburbs and is wealthy .
  • Beauprez to Run for Colorado Governor

      Blog Source: | 5 months ago
    Bob Beauprez (R-CO) is expected to enter the race for Colorado governor early next week, the Denver Post reports. Beauprez, who lost the 2006 governor's race to Bill Ritter (D), could not be reached for comment Friday. His personal website ..

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