Tag Archives: Michael Bennet

Colorado delegates stake claims in Planned Parenthood frenzy

Undercover footage shot at a Denver Planned Parenthood clinic is at the center of a national debate over whether to pull federal funding from the […]...

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July 31, 2015 Health, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Renegade GOP Sen. Laura Woods looks to the 2016 elections with a ‘target on my back’

State Sen. Laura Woods shared the stage with her former political rival Lang Sias at the Tri-City Baptist Church in Westminster on July 14. From their friendly banter, […]...

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July 24, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Mix, Uncategorized

Colorado Democrats back bill to reinstate honor for LGBT vets

Sen. Michael Bennet joined 21 other senators to introduce a bill on Monday that would reinstate honor for the estimated 100,000 military service members discharged […]...

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July 21, 2015 Civil Rights, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Michael Bennet rakes in campaign donations as GOP continues candidate search

Heading into a closely watched 2016 reelection campaign, Colorado Senator Michael Bennet has more cash on hand than any Democratic congressional candidate in the country. His […]...

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July 14, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Department of the Interior blasted for not appealing WildEarth Guardians lawsuit

Colorado senators, Republican Cory Gardner and Democrat Michael Bennet, joined Republican Rep. Scott Tipton last week in writing a letter to the Department of the […]...

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July 13, 2015 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Colorado senators want cannabis cash in the banks

Colorado’s weed business resembles a mobster scene from another era. Large sums of cash circulate through dispensaries daily. Deposits get carried out by armed guards […]...

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July 13, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

John Suthers says he’s eyeing potholes in the Springs, not a 2016 race for U.S. Senate

John Suthers may never unleash the fever pitch of many successful conservative politicians, but in an era of by-any-means-necessary Republican political cockfights, his lack of […]...

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July 6, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Gardner and Bennet vote to clear the way for fast-track approval

The U.S. Senate began clearing the way Tuesday for President Obama to move forward with his signature trade deal. The Senate invoked cloture, a vote […]...

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June 23, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Littwin: Secrecy and self-destruction in Colorado’s GOP

Before we dig too far into the details of the Colorado GOP’s dance with extortion and dysfunction, I think we can first all agree that […]...

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June 19, 2015 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Bennet ranked fifth most bipartisan Democrat in Senate

The Washington Post crunched the numbers on the votes of the 114th Congress so far and came up with a list of the ten most bipartisan […]...

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June 17, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized


VIDEO: Drilling into Colorado fracking

In April, The Colorado Independent hosted a panel discussion at Denver Open Media about fracking in Colorado. It was hosted by former Managing Editor John […]

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