Crisanta Duran.Lawyer and former Colorado Young Democrats president Crisanta Duran defeated Denver Health doctor Mark Thrun yesterday in the Democratic State House primary in Denver's District 5. The race wasn't always pretty, with both sides accusing the other of playing dirty. But Duran's ... More >>
Crisanta Duran and a guy you might knowUpdate, 3:57 p.m.: Crisanta Duran has released a statement about the UFCW Local 7 endorsement. Look for it below the original item. The United Food and Commercial Workers Local 7 has endorsed Mark Thrun, a Denver Health doctor, in the race to represent ... More >>
Happy retirement, Ernie Duran!Parting gifts sure can be nice. Ernest Duran Jr., the outgoing president of the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 7 union (whose recent messy election was the subject of this week's feature, "Can a Mild-Mannered Bakery Clerk Solve the Grocery Workers' Lab ... More >>
Crisanta DuranCrisanta Duran recently lost one election -- a bid for secretary-treasurer of the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 7. But she's got her eye on another office. The 29-year-old currently works there as personal counsel to her father, union boss Ernest Duran Jr., who also ... More >>
A young labor organizer was sexually assaulted by a colleague. Was Local 7 to blame?