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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

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Climate paradox: More snow, less water?

Juggling Colorado’s already stretched water resources is going to get even tougher in the decades ahead.

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THE BLOGS

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Mike Keefe’s animal magnetism

The Colorado Independent and Beacon Reader have joined forces to help bring Pulitzer Prize-winning political cartoonist Mike Keefe’s work back to Colorado readers on a weekly basis.

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EVENTS

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Watch: Pulitzer-winning Mike Keefe talks cartooning, independent media

Mike Keefe has been a Colorado editorial cartoonist for three decades. He left the downsizing Denver Post in 2011, the year after he won a Pulitzer prize, and now he’s working with the Colorado Independent. Join our virtual event.

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"Old barn, lonely dignity," by Miles Moffeit
posted 19 hours ago
"Shaping the future, whitewashing the past."
posted 4 days ago
Red Rock redux
posted 3 weeks ago
"Meloncholia"
posted 3 weeks ago