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Tag Archives: Bill Owens

Littwin: OK, let’s agree Tancredo is a sure thing, but maybe not in the way he thinks

If Colorado Republicans didn’t understand how much trouble they were in before Tom Tancredo jumped into the governor’s race— and they did, believe me — […]...

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November 3, 2017 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Statehouse water wars pit ag against former Gov. Bill Owens

  Eastern Plains farmers, ranchers and homeowners will go to the mat to protect their water rights. Last week at the state Capitol, some of […]...

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May 3, 2016 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix

Waiting for Chapter 10: What’s the plan in the state water plan?

It has taken 12 years, 344 pages and input from tens of thousands of people to put together what officials are touting as Colorado’s first […]...

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July 3, 2015 Environment/Energy, In-Depth, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

In Senate run, Gardner may be hard-pressed to sell far-right record

Republicans here generally seem to be banking on Gardner as a political type that has been missing in the ranks as late. The hope is that he can sell a brand that has increasingly skewed old, hardcore, inflexible and threatening....

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February 27, 2014 Civil Rights, Environment/Energy, Health, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: The bomb squad failed

Amendment 66 went down in humiliating flames. That's bad for Hickenlooper! But it's worse for education which, like everything else, will get less money. Hear that sound? The election is over but Doug Bruce's TABOR time bomb is still ticking....

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November 6, 2013 Education, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Wadhams: Washed up or back on winning track in Michigan?

Depending on what website you first saw the weekend news about Dick Wadhams’ new job, the former Colorado Republican Party chief is either a genius political puppet master/kingmaker or a bumbling GOP operative who badly botched the last few races...

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September 27, 2011 Center Well, Politics

New NOM chairman Eastman was antigay expert at Coughlin impeachment hearing

Seven years ago the new head of the National Organization for Marriage, John Eastman, testified at a House impeachment hearing in Denver called by then-first-term-Rep. Greg Brophy. The staunch social conservative lawmaker from Wray drew national attention when he...

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September 23, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Politics

Credibility of natural gas industry on the line at industry’s own conference

Two years ago, former Colorado Sen. Tim Wirth delivered stern words to members of the Colorado Oil and Gas Association at their annual conference: You blew it. The natural gas industry could have been part of the climate bill called...

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August 9, 2011 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics

Brown, Owens, Suthers, Stapleton announce support for Mitt Romney

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney today announced the support of several Colorado Republican heavyweights including former senators Hank Brown and Wayne Allard, former Governor Bill Owens, former Congressman Bob Beuprez, current Attorney General John Suthers and current Treasurer Walker Stapleton....

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June 20, 2011 Center Well, Politics

Discrimination against LGBT community is rampant in workplace

A recent study of workplace discrimination against the LGBT community reveal that high numbers of the community are still discriminated against at their place of work....

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June 7, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics

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4/28 – A Skype Talk with Dr. Daniel Ellsberg

Dr. Daniel Ellsberg is known as the whistleblower who published the Pentagon Papers. While working as a high-level defense analyst at the military think-tank the […]

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The Home Front: The Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs is ‘cracking down on hazing’

“The Air Force Academy is cracking down on hazing across the campus in the wake of incidents involving the school’s swimming and lacrosse teams,” reports […]

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