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For the Many, Not the Few #4

Saturday, October 13th, 2018

Time is ticking down to election day, November 6th – are you registered, informed and ready to vote? The Oil & Gas profiteers continue to spread lies and misinformation about Prop 112, too many to list here. Suffice to say that we the people must spread the word in our community to make sure others […]

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For the Many, Not the Few #3

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

We’re less than 50 days away from the election – if you weren’t paying attention, it’s time to start thinking about how you’re going to vote on a host of issues that will impact progressive politics. Most important to me, of course, is the 2500’ fracking setback – Prop 112 – and the congressional representative […]

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For the Many, Not the Few #2

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

Here’s the 2nd episode of “For the Many, Not the few.” We’re keeping the dialogue around progressive change in American politics alive here in Colorado’s 2nd District. What happens if politicians represented the people, not the party, the powerful, or the privileged? Today we’re talking about… Our Revolution Boulder – September 8 Rise for Climate […]

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For the Many, Not the Few – Episode #1

Saturday, August 25th, 2018

Welcome to the 1st Episode of “For the Many, Not the Few.” The future of American politics is one where politicians listen to the grassroots, serve their communities and protect the values and interests of the PEOPLE. The movement to birth this brand of progressive politics is what our campaign was about and that’s what […]

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Breaking News: Oil & Gas Meddling in CD2 Primary

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

Oil & Gas is Meddling in the CD2 Primary

Boulder – The Intercept, the publication that broke the story about Democratic leadership steering money and support to hand-picked candidates (as they did here in our district), just broke a big story about the role of oil and gas and of “Kingmaker” Ken Salazar in Colorado Democratic politics. Read The Intercept article here.   Salazar’s History with […]

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Money & Morality in Politics

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Mark Williams for Colorado

Boulder – This just arrived in my Inbox: “I believe you are sending out false information about the sources of campaign contributions for your opponent. Law firms who represent the oil and gas interests also represent a variety of non-profit and other clients. Shame on you.” This message gave me pause. It made me think […]

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Democrats vs. Progressives: Opinion Boulder Weekly

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

Recent revelations from The Intercept prove the Democratic Party is anything but democratic. In an April 26, 2018 article by Lee Fang, Minority Whip Steny Hoyer is on tape unequivocally admitting the national party is intervening in primary races here in Colorado and trying to squash true “progressive” candidates. This is the same Steny Hoyer contributing thousands […]

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My Vision of What Comes Next

Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

Mark Williams is an Independent Democrat who will stand for the people's liberty and freedom and who will speak the truth to the privileged and the powerful.

Boulder – It’s not enough to resist a reckless President and a rigged economy held in place by a corrupt campaign finance system. We have to do more than just resist. We have to have a vision for what comes next! Like Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and others, I believe it’s time for Democrats to break from […]

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Anti-Fracking Coalition Wins Big in Colorado

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Colorado Rising wins Colorado Supreme Court Ruling Protecting Public Lands from Fracking.

The grassroots are rising in Colorado. The pro-oil and gas group Vital for Colorado pumped tens of thousands of dollars into the town of Erie’s municipal elections. But hard-line supporters of local control over extraction won the day. The Colorado Supreme Court recently approved the Colorado Rising (an anti-fracking coalition) statewide ballot initiative for 2,500-foot oil and […]

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