Romberg: Weighing the death penalty

One of the things that people who criticize politicians love to focus on is when their positions change, and politicians can be accused of “flip-flopping.” While consistency is generally a fair thing to analyze and evaluate, a change in positions after learning more or bringing additional information into the thought process shouldn’t necessarily be considered a bad thing.


Applicant PIII Swede Gulch LLC is proposing 65 multifamily units, down from 100, on 7 acres near El Rancho. What do you think?

Do you think the Jeffco school board should've extended given superintendent Jason Glass a contract extension?

27% (3 votes)
73% (8 votes)
Total votes: 11

Are you in favor of Jeffco Schools' option for delayed starts when weather conditions suggest it?

60% (6 votes)
40% (4 votes)
Total votes: 10

Fresh snow made for a fun 285 Winterfest. That said, are you ready for spring?

Yes, bring on the warmth.
14% (1 vote)
No, it's Colorado. Let's keep skiing and sledding for a while longer.
86% (6 votes)
Total votes: 7

The Jeffco school board met with legislators to discuss free, full-day kindergarten? Do you think this proposal is a good idea?

23% (3 votes)
Sure, but how will it be sustainable if it's free.
31% (4 votes)
No, I can't see this working out. It's not sustainable.
46% (6 votes)
Total votes: 13