by Kristin Tate 17 Oct 2014, 9:17 AM PDT post a comment

President George W. Bush won Colorado twice and the state had Republican senators throughout the 1990s. But in recent years liberal activists have won a series of victories at the state and federal level, including winning the governor’s mansion, the state legislature, both of its U.S. Senate seats, and victories for President Obama in 2008 and 2012.

The story behind this transformation is told in Rocky Mountain Heist, a documentary that examines how Colorado turned blue announced Thursday by Citizens United Productions President David N. Bossie. Native Coloradan and conservative commentator Michelle Malkin hosts the film, which was written and directed by Jason Killian Meath.

The documentary unmasks the “Gang of Four,” a group of cryptic millionaire and billionaire leftists who effectively hijacked Colorado’s political landscape. The four, who were among Colorado’s wealthiest residents, were able to enact their liberal vision for the state in a very short amount of time.

Bossie told Breitbart News, “I was floored by the motivations and seriousness that allowed a few people to change one state. Conservatives across the country need to understand what they’re dealing with so they don’t get caught off guard like the folks in Colorado did.”

Bossie hopes the film will help residents around the nation prevent their home states from taking a similar path to Colorado.

“If you understand what they’re doing, there can be a defense against it,” he said said. “At least there will be a fight against it instead of having it happen and then wondering after, ‘How did that happen?’ Rocky Mountain Heist is an important film to educate people about what the left is wiling to do.”

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