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As window closes on DREAM Act, Colo. Democratic Party Chair rallies support

As window closes on DREAM Act, Colo. Democratic Party Chair rallies support

Although the DREAM Act began its life a decade ago as a Republican proposal and has enjoyed broad bipartisan support, Republicans and key conservative Democrats […]...

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November 30, 2010 Blog, Education, Politics
Why does Obama hate strippers and card sharks? They got mortgages too

Why does Obama hate strippers and card sharks? They got mortgages too

A latest dispatch from the the land of political foolery comes from Mike Lillis today at the Washington Independent. It involves Pres. Obama in New […]...

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February 3, 2010 Blog, Politics
Dueling GOP views on health reform constitutionality

Dueling GOP views on health reform constitutionality

Nowhere in the Constitution is Congress empowered to require Americans to buy health insurance, Sen. John Ensign (R-Nev.) charged today. “I am seriously concerned that […]...

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December 22, 2009 Blog, Health, Politics
C-Street Christian house in D.C. loses evasive tax-free church status

C-Street Christian house in D.C. loses evasive tax-free church status

The C-Street townhouse that serves as a home away from home to conservative Christian lawmakers and that has been the site of recent high-profile sex […]...

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November 18, 2009 Blog, Politics
Wadhams’ candidate in Nevada embraces disgraced Sen. Ensign

Wadhams’ candidate in Nevada embraces disgraced Sen. Ensign

Colorado GOP Chairman Dick Wadhams has been dabbling in the early-stages of the Nevada race to unseat vulnerable U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. Wadhams’ […]...

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October 6, 2009 Blog, Politics
‘C Street’ Democrat: Don’t ask me, I just live there

‘C Street’ Democrat: Don’t ask me, I just live there

The Michigan Messenger caught up today with Rep. Bart Stupak (D-Mich.), who lives at the “C Street” house made famous of late by several current […]...

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July 23, 2009 Blog, Politics

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An evening with Clarence Moses-EL

ATTENTION news junkies, civil libertarians, and anyone familiar with the twisted case against Clarence Moses-EL, who spent 28 years behind bars on a wrongful conviction: […]

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The Gray Box: The inhumanity of solitary confinement

This story, written by Colorado Independent editor Susan Greene, is among the work for which she is being honored this week by the ACLU of […]

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