bg

Politics:

Here’s what Betsy DeVos had to say in Denver about DACA, student loans and opting out of state tests

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’s first multi-state school tour of her tenure took her Wednesday to a private Denver autism center, where she encouraged schools […]...

> read more

September 13, 2017 Education, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Sally Jewell defends Interior Department legacy

Sally Jewell was Interior secretary under President Barack Obama from April 2013 until his term ended in January 2017. At the department, the former CEO […]...

> read more

September 13, 2017 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Cary Kennedy, Democrat for governor, comes out with a public option healthcare plan

Last month, when talking about how she planned to make healthcare more affordable in Colorado, Cary Kennedy, a Democrat running in a crowded primary for […]...

> read more

September 12, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Littwin: What are the chances a pro-business moderate can win a Dem gov primary in 2018?

I just read Corey Hutchins’ sit-down with Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne on her decision to run for the Democratic nomination for governor. And I’m confused […]...

> read more

September 12, 2017 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to visit Colorado this week

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos will visit Colorado this week as part of her first major tour of schools since being confirmed, the federal education […]...

> read more

September 12, 2017 Education, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Donna Lynne is officially running for governor. Is the campaign Hickenlooper 2.0?

On Friday, Colorado’s lieutenant governor, Donna Lynne, became the fifth big-name Democrat to join a sprawling race to replace her boss, term-limited Gov. John Hickenlooper. […]...

> read more

September 11, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Littwin: As Hurricane Irma hits, how do you explain climate-change deniers to a 2-year-old?

I have a two-year-old grandson who is fascinated by, and a little afraid of, thunder and lightning. When he wakes up in the middle of […]...

> read more

September 9, 2017 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Pueblo, Teller Counties face ACLU suit for jailing man six weeks without a court date

The ACLU of Colorado filed a lawsuit Thursday against the Pueblo and Teller County Sheriff’s Offices on behalf of Michael Bailey, a man who was […]...

> read more

September 7, 2017 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Littwin: If Trump told the truth, he’d admit to crushing 800,000 dreams just to appease his base

The first thing to know about Donald Trump’s cruel and gratuitous decision to end the DACA program is that he did not do it with […]...

> read more

September 5, 2017 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Here’s what Congress can do about DACA— and where Colorado’s representatives stand on each plan

With a formal announcement that Donald Trump’s administration will end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program — known as DACA — attention has quickly […]...

> read more

September 5, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Just In

scroll
Read More

EVENTS

img
We did it!!!

We at The Indy send a delighted thank you to our readers who were able to make Friday night’s fundraiser at the Mercury Café! It was a […]

Read More

TWITTER

THE BLOGS

img
What a dearth of teachers means for a school in a one-stoplight Colorado town

OTIS — Late last spring, after five of her two dozen teachers resigned with no replacements in sight, Superintendent Kendra Anderson reassured her school’s anxious […]

Read More