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Tag Archives: Blue Dog Coalition

Udall, Bennet join Blue Dog group of ‘moderate’ Democratic senators

Udall, Bennet join Blue Dog group of ‘moderate’ Democratic senators

Colorado's two freshman senators, Mark Udall and Michael Bennet, are part of a self-described centrist group of 15 Democrats meeting regularly "seeking to restrain the influence of party liberals in the White House and on Capitol Hill," according to...

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March 18, 2009 Blog, Politics
Feds’ spending binge likely coming to an end

Feds’ spending binge likely coming to an end

As Washington focuses its attention on the trillions of dollars in fixes for the current economic meltdown, some economists and budget watchdogs are warning of an even greater menace to the country’s financial health: the long-term budget crisis....

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December 22, 2008 Center Well, Politics, Top Stories

EVENTS

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Honoring a whistleblower

Please join us Thursday, December 11, for the presentation of The Colorado Independent’s first annual whistleblower award.

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TWITTER

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Global warming takes bite out of Colorado ski season

Normally temperatures at resort elevations this time of year drop into the teens and 20s every night. This season, only a few light frosts have tinged the valleys, leaving the slopes bare and dry.

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THE BLOGS

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News Poem: ‘Law’

For the clatter of broken bullets / four hours on the pavement

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