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Politics:

Wiretap: You can’t wish away racial inequality

Justice Sotomayor explains to the Chief Justice. And here's an American/Fox News thought experiment: What if welfare rancher Cliven Bundy were black? ...

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April 23, 2014 Civil Rights, Just In, Politics, The Beats

Colorado to lead hemp industry and adopt mandatory minimums for child sex offenders

Notes from the 105th day of the 2014 legislative session. ...

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April 22, 2014 Capitol Notebook, Just In, Politics

Wiretap: Corporate leaders just don’t do the right things

They often want to do better, but somehow can't seem to pull it off. Christine Bader lists six reasons why they fail. ...

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April 22, 2014 Just In, Politics, The Beats

Lefty group lampoons Gardner as tea partier turned ‘creature of washington’

"This boat is a 28-footer," said Runyon-Harms. "The one Cory was sailing around on in Florida was a 40-footer."...

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April 21, 2014 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats

Udall first candidate to hit the 2014 airwaves

Sen. Mark Udall's campaign will begin airing $500K worth of ads later this week through May 6 in one of the country's top Senate races....

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April 21, 2014 Politics

Bills passing fast; guvs drop by to honor ‘Johnny Van’

There were fistfights on the floor. One lawmaker brought a gun. Another crawled into the gallery so he wouldn't lose control of his bill… There was none of that when Johnny Van took over." ...

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April 21, 2014 Just In, Politics, The Beats

The unlikely agitator

Monica Martinez-Vargas knows what it’s like to be invisible....

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April 21, 2014 Civil Rights, Dig In, Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: Checking in on Iraq

"As Prime Minister Maliki spoke, a low-pitched rumble shook his office. Our tea glasses rattled. It was a car bomb — a few hundred yards from the fortified compound where he lives."...

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April 21, 2014 Just In, Politics, The Beats

Ludlow: One hundred years of silence

For three generations, one topic was out of bounds for the Petrucci family. Ludlow....

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April 18, 2014 Civil Rights, Dig In, Politics, The Beats

It’s a 4-way GOP race in the 4th CD

Barbara Kirkmeyer and Steve Laffey join Scott Renfroe and Ken Buck in the battle to succeed Cory Gardner in the 4th....

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April 18, 2014 Just In, Politics

LITTWIN

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Tancredo says he’s definitely in for the long haul. Maybe.

The hot rumor — as Eli Stokols and I both happened to write today — is that Tom Tancredo is looking for a way out […]

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