User: flenvcenter Topic: Policy and Governance-Regional
Category: Parties :: Republican
Last updated: Jun 23 2018 02:02 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Politicians are trying to smother America’s conservation fund 22.6.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
A handful of our representatives in Congress are quietly preparing a multibillion-dollar rip-off of American families.
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To put a Republican in the governor’s mansion after 20 years, candidate must be flawless 8.6.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Despite a challenging national political environment for Republicans, Colorado Democrats have certainly opened the door to a Republican victory with four ideologically driven contestants.
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Republican investigation finds that Obama administration misled Congress on possible Iranian access to U.S. financial system 7.6.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
The Obama administration went out of its way in early 2016 to help Iran recoup previously sanctioned oil revenue stranded in an overseas account after the nuclear deal went into effect and actively misled Congress regarding those efforts, according to the results of a nearly two-year Republican investigation released early Wednesday.
Why Colorado’s environmental battles aren’t the focus of the nation’s top Democratic donor in the 2018 election 28.5.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
Tom Steyer, a billionaire climate activist with a big-money legacy in Colorado politics, suggests his focus is flipping the U.S. House to Democratic control, not major environmental efforts in Colorado in the 2018 election.
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The “street fighter” vs. the college professor: Democrats running for Colorado attorney general are aligned on the issues — but not on how to solve them 27.5.2018 Denver Post: Local
On June 26, Democratic and unaffiliated voters will choose between two drastically different attorney general candidates with disparate backgrounds in Phil Weiser and Joe Salazar.
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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 Spot newsletter: Remembering Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan, Tom Steyer brings his impeachment message to Denver and more RTD train drama 17.5.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Welcome back to The Spot, where The Denver Post's politics team captures what's happening this week -- from the Colorado legislature to Denver city hall, with a stop through the halls of Congress in Washington, D.C.
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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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Ties to Donald Trump haunt lone GOP candidate for New Mexico governor 9.5.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Republicans are pinning their hopes for keeping hold of the governor's office in New Mexico on a mild-mannered congressman who helped Donald Trump win his district along the U.S. border with Mexico. Trump still lost the statewide vote in New Mexico by 8 percentage points.
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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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Family of boy killed in Vail avalanche awaits wrongful death trial 24.4.2018 Denver Post: Local
More than 2,330 days from the day Taft Conlin died in an in-bounds avalanche on Vail Mountain, his family will finally have its days in court.
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Colorado’s Republican attorney general, Cynthia Coffman, backing citizenship question on 2020 census 10.4.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman, a Republican, has joined her GOP counterparts from two other states in supporting the Trump administration's controversial plans to reinstate a question about citizenship on the 2020 census.
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Republican Gov. Rick Scott enters Senate race in Florida, setting up marquee contest 9.4.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Florida Gov. Rick Scott, a close ally of President Donald Trump, formally entered the race for a U.S. Senate seat on Monday, kicking off a marquee contest against Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., that has major implications for control of the Senate next year.
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The Spot newsletter: Effort to expel GOP state lawmaker fails, Cory Gardner + NAFTA + Trump, fallout over Hancock text messages continues and more 4.4.2018 Denver Post: Outdoors
Welcome back to The Spot, where The Denver Post's politics team captures what's happening this week -- from the Colorado legislature to Denver city hall, with a stop through the halls of Congress in Washington, D.C.
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Cory Gardner urges Trump to use a new NAFTA deal to make it harder to add federal regulations 4.4.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado is pressing President Donald Trump to use NAFTA negotiations to transform federal rulemaking in a way that could thwart future environmental protections and other proposed regulations.
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Colorado rural high-speed broadband bill becomes law 3.4.2018 Denver Post: Local
A bill to accelerate construction of high-speed broadband internet service in rural Colorado is now law.
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Oil and gas bill to help cap “orphan wells” gets green light 2.4.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
A proposal to keep unspent money in a budget account used by the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to help pay for mitigating environmental impacts of abandoned oil and gas wells has gained state lawmakers' final approval.
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Cash-strapped Alaska eyes earnings from oil wealth fund 27.3.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
The joke has always been that Alaska is so wealthy, it pays its residents to live here. But those yearly checks have gotten smaller, and could undergo a massive change, as Alaska struggles to pay state troopers and fix roads amid years of low oil prices.
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Republican congressmen defend $1 a day wage for immigrant detainees who work in private prisons 17.3.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
A group of 18 Republican congressman are urging the Trump administration to defend private prisons against lawsuits alleging immigrant detainees are forced to work for a wage of $1 a day.
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Fee hike for Colorado hunting, fishing licenses and state parks clears Senate in unanimous vote 15.3.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
Colorado Parks and Wildlife says the $8 increase in residential hunting and fishing licenses -- the first since 2005 -- will help offset rising costs and maintenance backlogs on dams.
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