democrats http://kajx.org en Pitkin County Caucus Meetings Mark Beginning of Political Season http://kajx.org/post/pitkin-county-caucus-meetings-mark-beginning-political-season <p></p><p>It’s a mid-term election year and the race is already underway. Tuesday night, Democrats and Republicans in Aspen and around the state held their caucuses. &nbsp;The local parties gathered to assess which candidates could win primary elections later this year. Aspen Public Radio's Elise Thatcher reports on the republican caucus.</p><p></p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 16:09:09 +0000 Marci Krivonen 15096 at http://kajx.org Pitkin County Caucus Meetings Mark Beginning of Political Season State Sen. Wendy Davis Wows Pitkin Democrats http://kajx.org/post/state-sen-wendy-davis-wows-pitkin-democrats <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A Texan stole the show at the </span>Pitkin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> County Democrats’ annual fundraising dinner last night. State Senator Wendy Davis gained national attention earlier this year when she held an all-night filibuster in the Texas legislature, over the issue of access to abortions. Last night Davis held the floor for a much shorter period of time at the Lazy T Seven Ranch.</span></p><p></p> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 04:55:35 +0000 Elise Thatcher 6043 at http://kajx.org State Sen. Wendy Davis Wows Pitkin Democrats