Jared Polis

Polis Pulled Political Strings to Help Sister Get Appointed Pentagon Job

While working at Pentagon, she listed herself as 'self-employed' on FEC records

Shortly after being elected in 2008 to his first term in Congress, Jared Polis emailed Obama transition co-chair John Podesta to push his sister as a candidate for a presidentially appointed job with the incoming administration, according to hacked emails published online.

Polis Campaign “Pushed Back Hard” Against Reporting on Personal Finances

Candidate refuses details on blind trust, extent of knowledge about health care company

The Democratic nominee for governor in Colorado “pushed back hard” on a local television news report set to make a detailed examination of the candidate’s personal finances, especially as it pertains to statements he has made about transparency, and how great a decision-making role he might have had in some of his investments while serving in congress.

Police Report: Polis Pushed Female Employee

Polis 'put both of his hands on her shoulders and pushed her back'

Jared PolisJared Polis, the Democratic nominee for governor in Colorado, was involved in a physical altercation with an ex-employee in which he admitted to police he pushed the woman, according to a police report obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.

Soros-, Steyer-Backed Group Jumps Into Colorado Gov Race

State Victory Action gave $500,000 to group in Colorado supporting Jared Polis

Jared PolisState Victory Action, a 527 political organization which has been funded primarily by billionaire activists George Soros and Tom Steyer, made a $500,000 donation to a group in Colorado which is supporting Representative Jared Polis, the Democratic nominee for governor.

Polis Vows to Take on Big Pharma, but Has History of Investing in Them

Campaign has run ads claiming he will lower prescription drug costs

Jared Polis, the Democrat nominee for governor of Colorado, is making prescription drug prices a campaign issue, but his congressional financial disclosures show he's invested in numerous ETFs which held some of the world's biggest pharmaceutical companies, such as Bristol-Myers Squibb, Merck, Phizer, Mylan, and Teva.

Polis: Women Will Die if Republican Wins Gubernatorial Election

The Dem congressman and gubernatorial candidate added 'the HIV infection rate would go up' with GOP policies

Jared PolisDemocratic Rep. Jared Polis, a candidate for governor of Colorado, warned voters on Thursday that women will likely die at an increased rate if they elect his Republican opponent, Walker Stapleton.

Self-Funding Polis Outraises GOP Challenger

Other Dems criticized the multi-millionaire for self-funding during primary

Jared Polis, the Democratic candidate for governor in Colorado, gave another $1.6 million to his own campaign in July, increasing his campaign haul so far to a total of $13.1 million—98 percent of which has come from Polis's pockets.

Congressman and Gubernatorial Candidate Polis Doubled His Wealth While in Congress

'Blind trust' represents estimated 10 to 30 percent of Jared Polis's net worth

Jared PolisJared Polis, one of the 10 richest members of Congress and the Democratic nominee for governor of Colorado, saw his wealth double during his 10-year run in the House of Representatives according to one benchmark estimation, and the congressman had the ability to actively manage the vast majority of his wealth in that time despite boasting about creating a blind trust "to avoid even the appearance of impropriety."

Polis Cuts Checks to Campaign After Good News for Challenger

The once-presumed front-runner is funding his own campaign

Jared PolisDemocratic Rep. Jared Polis has cut his campaign for governor a series of six- and seven-figure checks this year, nearly all of which came on or about the same day that the campaign got bad news about the surge of intra-party challenger Cary Kennedy, a former state treasurer.