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Democrats see primary land mines, fresh faces and leftward pull in 2018 21.5.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
Democrats in Washington have sought to prevent a progressive insurgency and cluttered California primaries from imperiling their chances of retaking the House.
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The Energy 202: Scott Pruitt came closer than ever to admitting mistakes. Democrats say it's not enough. 17.5.2018 Washington Post
The Energy 202: Scott Pruitt came closer than ever to admitting mistakes. Democrats say it's not enough.
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Tillerson reemerges for veiled swipe at Trump 17.5.2018 LA Times: Commentary
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Longmont oil and gas agreement spawns many questions for city officials 17.5.2018 Denver Post: Business
Longmont's proposed agreement with a pair of oil and gas companies won't prohibit drilling for underground deposits inside the city or from wells drilling for deposits under city-owned properties east of those boundaries, city officials have acknowledged.
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At Senate hearing, Scott Pruitt's spending and ethics once again take center stage 16.5.2018 Washington Post
The Environmental Protection Agency administrator took the same approach as he did during contentious House hearings last month, largely steering clear in his opening statement of addressing the dozen probes he is facing.
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Why Democrats can't win the 'respect' of Trump voters 15.5.2018 Washington Post: Op-Eds
Why Democrats can't win the 'respect' of Trump voters
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Democrats running for California attorney general quarrel as Republicans hope for top-two finish 15.5.2018 LA Times: Commentary

Weeks before the June 5 primary, the race for California attorney general has incumbent Xavier Becerra and Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones trading jabs over campaign contributions as the Democrats prepare for a possible showdown in November.

The sparring, minor as it may be, is being watched...

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101 bills that passed and failed: A digest of what you missed in the 2018 Colorado legislative session, from taxes to crime to transportation 13.5.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
Colorado lawmakers introduced more than 700 bills in the 2018 legislative session covering a wide range of topics. If you’re wondering what you missed, one line about 101 bills that passed or failed in the 120-day term.
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Will Bucks County Democrats choose a millionaire, a veteran or an environmentalist for congressional nominee? 12.5.2018 Philly.com News
In the Democratic primary race for the First Congressional District U.S. House seat, voters face a choice between pragmatism and party messaging as they choose a nominee in a district crucial to the party's drive to flip the U.S. House from red to blue this fall.
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The Finance 202: Banking deregulation takes two leaps forward on Capitol Hill 9.5.2018 Washington Post: Politics
A Dodd-Frank deal has been struck.
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He Voted for Trump. Now He’s Running for Congress as a Pro-Pot, Pro-Coal Democrat. 8.5.2018 Mother Jones
On most nights during the nine-day West Virginia teacher strike last winter, Richard Ojeda could be found at his office in Logan County, gesturing wildly at his iPhone. Ojeda, a 47-year-old ex-Army paratrooper who is rarely seen outside the state Senate chamber in anything other than a tight-fitting Grunt Style T-shirt, had been logging on […]
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The Finance 202: Good news on the economy may not be a result of GOP tax cuts 8.5.2018 Washington Post
The Finance 202: Good news on the economy may not be a result of GOP tax cuts
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Trump’s tweets distract us from the biggest scandal of all 8.5.2018 Washington Post: Op-Eds
Don’t overlook the corruption of his ‘pay for play’ administration.
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The Energy 202: Government watchdog investigating controversial EPA tweet, union says 2.5.2018 Washington Post
The Energy 202: Government watchdog investigating controversial EPA tweet, union says
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Gov. Wolf: once more to the (gas) well | Clout 2.5.2018 Philly.com News
Despite opposition from GOP legislative leaders, Gov. Wolf is again pushing for a new tax on natural gas. Could be some politics is involved.
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The Energy 202: Republicans are united behind Trump's EPA rule changes. Except this one. 1.5.2018 Washington Post: Politics
Lawmakers called on Pruitt to reconsider repealing tighter restrictions on emissions from a type of freight truck.
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The Energy 202: Trump administration drafts plan to challenge California on auto emissions standards 30.4.2018 Washington Post: Politics
A not-yet-final document suggests the administration is poised to make significant changes over the next decade.
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Sluggish recovery from Hurricane Maria reignites calls for Puerto Rico’s statehood, independence 29.4.2018 Washington Post
The dissatisfaction with the coordinated recovery efforts has aggravated the sense of abandonment and the sting of the island’s subordinate standing with the United States, according to residents, experts and island leaders.
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Bernie Sanders endorses Democrat Joe Salazar in Colorado attorney general’s race 28.4.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
State Rep. Joe Salazar won a key endorsement Friday in the Colorado attorney general's race, announcing backing from former presidential candidate and U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders.
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The Energy 202: House Republicans criticize Democrats for criticizing Pruitt 27.4.2018 Washington Post
The Energy 202: House Republicans criticize Democrats for criticizing Pruitt
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