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DeGette rounds up votes to defeat anti-abortion health reform amendment

DeGette rounds up votes to defeat anti-abortion health reform amendment

House Democratic leaders might have thought they dodged a bullet on Saturday when they agreed to appease moderate Dems with an amendment to restrict abortion […]...

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November 9, 2009 Blog, Health, Politics
Reid trying to speed Udall bill to expedite credit card reforms

Reid trying to speed Udall bill to expedite credit card reforms

Senate leaders are trying to “hotline” a bill that would expedite previously passed credit card reforms to prevent companies from hiking rates and fees before […]...

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November 6, 2009 Blog, Politics
Republicans ratchet up concern they’ll be stiff-armed in health-reform debate

Republicans ratchet up concern they’ll be stiff-armed in health-reform debate

After three weeks of stalling over controversial amendments to legislation extending unemployment benefits, Senate GOP leaders are floating a new message as they criticize the […]...

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November 2, 2009 Blog, Health
Hasty Medicare bill a bumbling gift to anti-reform Republicans

Hasty Medicare bill a bumbling gift to anti-reform Republicans

With Democratic leaders hoping to bring up legislation to fix, once and for all, the formula to pay doctors who treat Medicare patients, a great […]...

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October 21, 2009 Blog, Health, Politics
Mobbed Joe the Plumber reflective at Take Back America Conference

Mobbed Joe the Plumber reflective at Take Back America Conference

Samuel “Joe the Plumber” Wurzelbacher was a late addition to the speaker lineup at the How to Take Back America Conference last weekend in St. […]...

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September 28, 2009 Blog, Politics
Gary Hart: Afghanistan election observer, blogger

Gary Hart: Afghanistan election observer, blogger

Last Sunday, U.S. Senator-turned author and university department chair Gary Hart began blogging his experience as an international observer for the Afghanistan elections at the […]...

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September 23, 2009 Blog, Politics
Denver Post endorses Republican Clapp in SD-26 race

Denver Post endorses Republican Clapp in SD-26 race

The Denver Post has endorsed Republican candidate Lauri Clapp for a contested state senate seat located in the southern suburbs of Denver, despite the fact that the daily has had apparent qualms with the candidate in the past—reservations that motivated...

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October 11, 2008 Blog, Politics
Amendment 54 would bar political donations from union officials’ kin

Amendment 54 would bar political donations from union officials’ kin

A so-called “clean government” initiative that would snuff out political contributions given by certain labor unions has a little-known clause targeting the immediate family members of union officials and supporters....

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October 8, 2008 Blog, Politics
Media catches on to ‘clean government’ campaign’s transparency woes

Media catches on to ‘clean government’ campaign’s transparency woes

Backers of an initiative campaign hyping the values of "clean government" are funding their efforts with anonymous cash, and the mainstream media is starting to catch on....

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October 6, 2008 Blog, Politics

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Indy Editor Susan Greene on surviving Colorado’s news apocalypse

Journalism in Colorado is under siege. And headlines keep coming about censorship, layoffs and protests in local newsrooms. Join Colorado Independent Editor Susan Greene at the […]

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Carbon monoxide leak at Aloft Hotel sent 18 people to hospital

Eighteen people were given emergency treatment Tuesday after a carbon monoxide leak at the Aloft Hotel near Denver International Airport. Aurora Fire Rescue evacuated the […]

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