Hey Colorado: Help Deliver Public Option Petitions to Michael Bennet Tomorrow

By: Tuesday March 23, 2010 7:42 pm

Michael Bennet was all about the public option when it didn’t matter.  Now that the health care bill has passed and the President has signed it, there’s no way that introducing an amendment can stop it from going through — so why is Bennet nowhere to be found? Thirty four thousand people have signed the [...]

DNC Police T-Shirt:”We Get Up Early to Beat the Crowds”

By: Thursday October 2, 2008 7:06 am

The Denver police union is selling t-shirts DNC commemorative t-shirts emblazoned with the slogan “We Get Up Early to Beat the Crowds:”

Bill Clinton and the Crowd at the Pepsi Center

By: Thursday August 28, 2008 10:03 am


Bill Clinton addressing a sea of cheering Democrats at the Pepsi Center last night.

Scenes from the Big Tent: Pam Spaulding

By: Thursday August 28, 2008 8:45 am

Pam Spaulding Originally uploaded by Lindsay Beyerstein DENVER, CO. Pam Spaulding of Pam’s House Blend and Pandagon appearing on a panel discussion on Obama and the courts. FDL’s own Christy Hardin Smith looks on. Spaulding spoke about the impact of the federal courts on the rights of gays and lesbians, a subject she blogs about [...]

Convention Floor

By: Tuesday August 26, 2008 11:06 am


Another shot of the convention floor last night.

A “Free Speech” Zone at the DNC

By: Monday August 25, 2008 1:09 pm

Free Speech Zone, originally uploaded by Lindsay Beyerstein. DENVER, CO. My first assignment at the DNC was to find a designated "free speech zone" aka a "freedom cage." Apparently, there are several around the Pepsi Center. This one is near the corner of 7th St. and Auraria Pkwy, in sight of an amusement park. The [...]

Campaign Silo at the DNC

By: Sunday August 24, 2008 9:07 pm

DNC, originally uploaded by Lindsay Beyerstein. Campaign Silo and the rest of the FDL team have arrived in Denver. Stay tuned for more developments. See more DNC photos–I’ll be updating this set continually as the convention unfolds.