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Tom Tancredo plans to be at debates whether Dan Maes, John Hickenlooper want him or not

Tom Tancredo hasn't been feeling a lot of love in the past day or so. First, Dan Maes and John Hickenlooper agreed to a debate schedule without consulting him or mandating his participation. Plus, two locals have reportedly filed suit to keep Tancredo's name off the ballot. Team Tancredo shrugs off the legal action. And as for the debates, operations manager Cliff Dodge emphasizes that his guy will take part in as many as possible -- something he thinks neither Maes nor Hickenlooper will enjoy.
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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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