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Advance Colorado Rundown

The Advance Colorado Rundown: Colorado’s conservative podcast providing insight and thought provoking discussions on Colorado’s most critical policy issues. Join Advance Colorado Institute President, Michael Fields, as he dives into issues each week that are important to Colorado voters.

September 2023

Advance Colorado Rundown - Sept. 11, 2023

Mon, 11 Sep 2023 20:41:20

Ted Leighty with the Colorado Association of Home Builders joins Michael to discuss the Governor's recent executive order on housing after SB 213 failed to pass last legislative session.

August 2023

Advance Colorado Rundown - Aug 11, 2023

Fri, 11 Aug 2023 21:28:17

"Glenn Farley and Chris Brown with the Common Sense Institute talk with Michael about their study comparing Colorado's and Arizona's business policies." 

Advance Colorado Rundown - Aug 7, 2023

Mon, 07 Aug 2023 14:01:43

Join Kristi Burton Brown and Pueblo City Councilwoman Regina Maestri as they discuss the importance of local control and local solutions.

July 2023

Advance Colorado Rundown - Jul 31, 2023

Mon, 31 Jul 2023 20:18:48

Join Kristi Burton Brown and special guest Congresswoman Boebert as they discuss what is happening in Congress and bills that affect Coloradans.

June 2023

Advance Colorado Rundown - Jun 15, 2023

Thu, 15 Jun 2023 15:10:42

Join Kristi Burton Brown and guest Ken Witt, Superintendent for the Woodland Park School District, as they discuss school choice and the importance of parental involvement in our schools.

May 2023

Advance Colorado Rundown - May 19, 2023

Mon, 22 May 2023 14:13:12

State Senator Barb Kirkmeyer joins Michael to discuss the 2023 legislative session. They talk about property taxes, zoning, and education.

April 2023

Advance Colorado Rundown - Apr 27, 2023

Thu, 27 Apr 2023 19:55:59

Congressman Ken Buck joins Michael and Kristi Burton Brown to talk about his book Crushed: Big Tech's War on Free Speech

Advance Colorado Rundown - Apr 6, 2023

Fri, 07 Apr 2023 23:45:02

Matt Mauro, FOX31 Denver anchor and host of the weekly political show Point of View, joins Michael to talk about covering politics in Colorado.

March 2023

Advance Colorado Rundown - Mar 26, 2023

Sun, 26 Mar 2023 21:06:29

John Fabbricatore, the former Denver Field Office Director for ICE, joins Michael to talk about the border, immigration, and the drug crisis in Colorado.

Advance Colorado Rundown - Mar 9, 2023

Thu, 09 Mar 2023 16:21:47

Dan Rubinstein, the District Attorney for the 21st Judicial District, joins Michael to talk about crime in Colorado and his work on the CCJJ’s Sentencing Reform Task Force.

February 2023

Advance Colorado Rundown - Feb 7, 2023

Tue, 07 Feb 2023 20:28:10

Jason Gaulden, Education Fellow with the Common Sense Institute, joins Michael to discuss their new study on improving Colorado's school transportation system.

January 2023

Advance Colorado Rundown - Jan 24, 2023

Tue, 24 Jan 2023 22:12:06

State Senate Minority Leader Paul Lundeen joins Michael to talk about the priorities that conservative legislators will have during the 2023 legislative session.

Advance Colorado Rundown - Jan 20, 2023

Fri, 20 Jan 2023 17:52:19

Jonathan Finer with Ready Colorado joins Michael to talk about the education landscape in Colorado

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December 2022

Advance Colorado Rundown - Dec 28, 2022

Thu, 29 Dec 2022 18:06:15

El Paso County Commissioner Carrie Geitner joins Michael to talk about local government in Colorado

November 2022

Advance Colorado Rundown - Nov 2, 2022

Wed, 02 Nov 2022 17:44:54

Mesa County Commissioner Cody Davis joins George and Michael to talk about the impacts of Colorado's Paid Medical and Family Leave Program.

October 2022

Advance Colorado Rundown - October 25, 2022

Tue, 25 Oct 2022 21:33:50

George and Michael discuss the 2022 Colorado statewide ballot measures.

Advance Colorado Rundown October 4th 2022

Tue, 04 Oct 2022 18:33:57

Matt Crane, Executive Director of the CO County Clerks Association, joins George and Michael to talk about ranked choice voting and what we need to know about Colorado's election system

August 2022

Advance Colorado Rundown August 25, 2022

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 18:55:14

Former County Commissioner Rose Pugliese joins George and Michael to talk about her experience in local government and what reforms she thinks are needed at the state level

Advance Colorado Rundown August 16, 2022

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 21:58:54

Common Sense Institute's Senior Economist Steven Byers joins George and Michael to talk about the skyrocketing cost of housing in Colorado.

Advance Colorado Rundown August 8, 2022

Fri, 12 Aug 2022 17:56:45

Former Jefferson County Clerk and Recorder Pam Anderson joins George and Michael to talk about the elections process in Colorado

July 2022

Advance Colorado Rundown July 20th 2022

Thu, 21 Jul 2022 16:12:54

Douglas County Assessor Lisa Frizell joins Michael to talk about property taxes in Colorado and what changes need to happen as housing values continue to skyrocket

Advance Colorado Rundown - July 11, 2022

Mon, 11 Jul 2022 06:00:00
Michael and George interview Earl Wright, Chairman of the Board for AMG National Trust Bank and Co-Founder of Common Sense Institute about the Public Employee Retirement Association (PERA)--the challenges and opportunities for a solvent retirement plan for its 630,000+ members. 

Advance Colorado Rundown - July 5, 2022

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 06:00:00
Chris Brown with Common Sense Institute joins George and Michael to talk about inflation and the cost of this year's legislative session.
June 2022

Advance Colorado Rundown - June 27, 2022

Tue, 28 Jun 2022 14:10:58

District Attorney John Kellner of Colorado's 18th Judicial District joins George Brauchler.

May 2022

Advance Colorado Rundown - May 20, 2022

Fri, 20 May 2022 14:45:00

Rep Colin Larson joins George and Michael for a legislative session wrap-up. They talk property taxes, fentanyl, and education.

Advance Colorado Rundown - May 13, 2022

Sat, 14 May 2022 05:45:00

Weld County Commissioner Scott James talks with Michael and George about the legislative effort to mandate collective bargaining for county employees throughout Colorado.

April 2022

Advance Colorado Rundown April 27th 2022

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 19:51:22
Michael And George interview Dave Davia, a successful member of the business community who has 20 years of passionate commitment to addressing Colorado’s growing homeless issue. Dave discusses what we are doing now, what works and what has not, as well as what we need to do to better tackle this important and complicated issue.

Advance Colorado Rundown - April 18, 2022

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 02:25:04

Senator Jerry Sonnenberg joins George and Michael to talk about why he joined the gas tax lawsuit - and why he's sponsoring a bill on hospital visitations.

Advance Colorado Rundown - April 6, 2022

Fri, 08 Apr 2022 02:37:01

State Senator Paul Lundeen joins George and Michael to give an update on what's happening during the 2022 session at the Colorado Capitol and what's still to come in the final 5 weeks

March 2022

Advance Colorado Rundown - March 24, 2022

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 22:25:00

George and Michael talk with Ben Murrey - Director of Fiscal Policy at The Independence Institute about the Democrats in the CO State Legislature saying they want to save Coloradans money, yet killing multiple bills aimed at doing just that, trying to retain Tabor refunds, etc.

Advance Colorado Rundown - 3.10.22

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 19:38:00

George and Michael talk to Dave Olesky - Assistant Special Agent in Charge at The Drug Enforcement Administration about the growing and deadly issue of Fentanyl in Colorado and what the DEA is doing to combat the problem.

Advance Colorado Rundown - Mar 7, 2022

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 01:50:00

Michael and George learn about a newly released study concerning Colorado's property tax explosion and a new ballot proposal that my help to address it. Special guest, Mike Kopp, veteran of the Army, Colorado legislature, and now leading Colorado Concern as the Executive Director joins them for this exciting conversation.


February 2022

Advance Colorado Rundown - Feb 18, 2022

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 21:27:06

Michael and George discuss the good bills that have already been killed under The Gold Dome, and legislation yet to come in the back half of the 2022 legislative session.

Advance Colorado Rundown - Feb 10, 2022

Thu, 10 Feb 2022 16:19:00

George and Michael talk about the conservative vision for education in Colorado with Dr. Brenda Dickhoner – President and CEO of the education advocacy group Ready Colorado

Advance Colorado Rundown - Feb 2, 2022

Thu, 03 Feb 2022 16:40:00

Michael and George learn about Dan Burrows' lawsuit challenging the Constitutionality of the state's campaign finance limitations, as well as a discussion of the legislature's refusal to order an audit of the state government's conduct surrounding the misspending of $90 million and death of 1100 nursing home deaths.

January 2022

Advance Colorado Rundown - Jan 26, 2022

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 20:00:00

George and Michael talk with Aurora City Councilman Dustin Zvonek about the Democrat plan to unionize state employees.

Advance Colorado Rundown - Jan. 19, 2022

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 19:00:00

Michael and George discuss the Common Sense Institute report on the Crime wave in Colorado

Advance Colorado Rundown - Jan 12, 2022

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 20:39:00

Michael Fields and George Brauchler are joined by Colorado House Minority Leader Hugh McKean to discuss the 2022 legislative session and what to expect from the GOP and what to look out for from the Dems.

Advance Colorado Rundown - Jan 6, 2022

Tue, 11 Jan 2022 15:16:00

What is Advance Colorado? A glimpse into Colorado's newest conservative podcast highlighting the policy issues and matters that are critical to Coloradans in all four corners of the state.