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Tag Archives: koch brothers

Climate change skeptics kick off ninth-annual conference

"We skeptics love the planet. We want to develop clean energy. We know there is no climate crisis. We know there is no reason to panic. Fossil fuels are not causing significant warming..."...

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July 8, 2014 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: Fracking bans are contagious

Waiting on state legislatures or Congress to stiffen oil-and-gas drilling rules is like waiting for Godot. Nothing happens....

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June 12, 2014 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: Because being uninsured is horrible

You’ve heard the numbers. You’ve seen the smiles. The axis has shifted, if just slightly. And the Obamacare narrative — once all about the bad […]...

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April 18, 2014 Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Conservation Voters take aim at Gardner with new ad

Another outside group steps into Colorado's hot U.S. Senate race featuring Sen. Mark Udall and Rep. Cory Gardner....

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April 17, 2014 Just In, Politics

Koch’s ‘secret bank’ to begin airing Colorado ads

A month after Americans for Prosperity spent almost $1 million in Colorado, Freedom Partners hits the airwaves....

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April 7, 2014 Just In, Politics

Wiretap: An ‘unstable psychiatric condition’ at Fort Hood

Ivan Lopez, who killed three and wounded 16 before killing himself, was being treated for depression and anxiety. Officials said there were no indications he was violent or suicidal....

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April 4, 2014 Health, Just In, Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: Another Ryan plan to make the poor pay the debt

Paul Ryan's newest budget is out. The only place it's going is directly to the campaign trail, where, it turns out, Democrats are thrilled to see it...

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April 2, 2014 Just In

Wiretap: No kidding, the CIA lied when it said torture worked

"The CIA concealed details about the severity of its methods and took credit for critical pieces of intelligence detainees had surrendered before being subjected to torture."...

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April 1, 2014 Just In, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: The Koch brothers still hate Obamacare

If you haven't seen the new Koch brothers ad -- and it's only a matter of time before you do -- you should be ready for a surprise....

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March 18, 2014 Health, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: Udall climate all-nighter as poke at Gardner, nod to Steyer

  There are a few lessons we can take from the Democratic faux-filibuster all-nighter in the Senate. And you didn’t even have to watch C-SPAN2 […]...

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March 11, 2014 Environment/Energy, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

ELECTIONS 2014

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Chris Christie in Colorado to campaign for Bob Beauprez

  DENVER — New Jersey Governor Chris Christie took a tour of downtown Denver today with Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez.  The pair stopped off at […]

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THE BLOGS

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News Poem: ‘Belongings’

A two-year-old child survived by clinging to a ladder.

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EVENTS

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‘It ain’t Latin’: A news-stained poetry happening

Where are poetry and journalism coming together today? Right here at the Colorado Independent and live in Denver, July 26 at the Lighthouse Writers Workshop.

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