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Tag Archives: American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

Frazier, Perlmutter still trading punches over stimulus jobs

Frazier, Perlmutter still trading punches over stimulus jobs

Speaking on the KHOW’s Caplis and Silverman Show Wednesday, Republican candidate for the 7th Congressional District Ryan Frazier told host Craig Silverman that while a […]...

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October 22, 2010 Blog, Politics
Colorado Tea Partiers rally in capitol chambers and on the steps

Colorado Tea Partiers rally in capitol chambers and on the steps

DENVER--Members of Colorado Tea Party and 912 groups and the libertarian think tank Independence Institute attended a "grassroots session" and rally sponsored by Americans For Prosperity at the Capitol Wednesday. The activists met with GOP lawmakers for a strategy...

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March 11, 2010 Center Well, Politics, Top Stories
Udall, Bennet tout stimulus funding of new wind project in NE Colorado

Udall, Bennet tout stimulus funding of new wind project in NE Colorado

A 30-megawatt wind-energy project in northeastern Colorado with the potential to expand to 650 megawatts will get $2.5 million in stimulus funds, according to a […]...

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January 21, 2010 Blog, Environment/Energy, Politics
Colorado lands stimulus dollars to fund arts jobs

Colorado lands stimulus dollars to fund arts jobs

Colorado has received $568,040 in Federal recovery funds that will ensure that 313 Colorado arts workers will remain, temporarily at least, off the rolls of […]...

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September 14, 2009 Blog, Politics
Colorado’s stimulus team emphasizes transparency, outreach

Colorado’s stimulus team emphasizes transparency, outreach

Although Colorado ranks 46th of the 50 states in federal stimulus spending per capita, according to a report published this week by ProPublica and picked up widely in the media, perhaps more relevant in measuring the effectiveness of the stimulus...

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August 13, 2009 Center Well, Politics, Top Stories
Colorado clean-energy programs benefit from $20 million stimulus boost

Colorado clean-energy programs benefit from $20 million stimulus boost

The U.S. Department of Energy Monday delivered on nearly $20 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding for energy efficiency and renewable energy projects […]...

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July 21, 2009 Blog, Environment/Energy, Politics
Democratizing federal contract process with sunlight

Democratizing federal contract process with sunlight

This is kinda cool. Über transparency advocates the Sunlight Foundation is crowdsourcing a federal contract bid to redesign the economic stimulus oversight Web site, Recovery.gov, through it's open source development lab. ...

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June 18, 2009 Blog, Politics
USDA provides $1 million in stimulus grants for biomass projects

USDA provides $1 million in stimulus grants for biomass projects

Four Colorado projects that convert wood waste, or biomass, into energy received a total of $1 million in federal stimulus funds Thursday, but a state with more than two million acres of dead and dying lodgepole pine forests could use...

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June 12, 2009 Blog, Environment/Energy, Politics
Citizens rise against stimulus bike program, cite vast liberal waste

Citizens rise against stimulus bike program, cite vast liberal waste

What's the most intensely debated controversial federal stimulus program yet to be proposed in Colorado? A Boulder bike-share program, of course....

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June 10, 2009 Blog, Politics
Recession education: Tuition and enrollment up across state

Recession education: Tuition and enrollment up across state

It's a bad time to be raising university administration costs. It's a good time to be streamlining administration and expanding recruitment efforts and student-funding options. On Friday, Colorado officials formally asked the federal government for $760 million...

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June 1, 2009 Blog, Politics

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Families in Motion: Stories of Immigration, Migration and Other Life Changes

When: Thursday April 19th, 6:30-8:00 PM Where: Louisville Public Library, 951 Spruce St.  Space is Limited – Registration is Required Whether you’re a newcomer or […]

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How The Denver Post’s rebellion rippled across America

By now you’ve likely heard about The Denver Post’s multi-page editorial broadside at its hedge-fund owner. This week’s newsletter seeks to explain the local and national repercussions of […]

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