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Tag Archives: Michael Bennet

Udall raised $2M in 1st quarter for Senate race

Candidate fundraising will be only part of the picture, with outside groups expected to spend tens of millions on Colorado's competitive U.S. Senate race....

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April 7, 2014 Just In, Politics

Udall rolls out first ‘women’s issues’ attack targeting Gardner’s record

  DENVER — In the week after news broke that Colorado Congressman Cory Gardner would halt his reelection bid and run instead for the chance […]...

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March 5, 2014 Dig In, Environment/Energy, Health, Immigration, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: Ken Buck wants to assure you he won’t implode

Ken Buck he wants you to know -- now that he's running for the Senate again -- that he is actually very much pro-woman....

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February 26, 2014 Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Polis rails against wasteful ‘soviet-style’ farm-bill policy

Washington predictably spared handouts to special interests and slashed support for the poor. ...

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February 10, 2014 Environment/Energy, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: Just don’t say ‘amnesty’

The big story out of the House Republican retreat is, of course, the House Republican retreat on immigration reform....

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January 31, 2014 Civil Rights, Dig In, Immigration, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: Congress failed the unemployed; Gessler blew up his own budget

The failure of Congress to do anything about the long-term unemployed is the real scandal of 2014. The big losers in the political game: The many Americans who can't find a job....

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January 17, 2014 Civil Rights, Environment/Energy, Health, Just In, Politics, The Beats

Coming food program cuts will bring hunger, economic pain

Benefits passed in 2009 expire November 1, which means families receiving assistance can expect to lose about 16 meals per month....

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October 31, 2013 Dig In, Health, Politics

Eye on the Delegation: In the wake of the shutdown and near-default

How did members of the Colorado delegation respond in the wake of yesterday's vote to end the standoff? They all voted for the deal, except Fifth District Republican Doug Lamborn, a member of the so-called suicide caucus. ...

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October 17, 2013 Dig In, Politics, The Beats

Nation’s farm bill expires, critical programs shutter as government shuts down

DENVER -- On Monday, as House Republicans determined to defund the Affordable Care Act steered the federal government toward shut down, the limping extension of the now-five-year-old law that governs the nation’s farm policy expired. ...

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October 3, 2013 Dig In, Politics, The Beats

Eye on the Delegation: Defund Obamacare or shutdown the gov’t?

Friday morning, House Republicans voted again nearly unanimously to defund Obamacare, this time as part of a short-term spending bill necessary to keep government offices open and government services running....

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September 20, 2013 Dig In, Politics, The Beats

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Tancredo says he’s definitely in for the long haul. Maybe.

The hot rumor — as Eli Stokols and I both happened to write today — is that Tom Tancredo is looking for a way out […]

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THE BLOGS

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News Poem: ‘On the rocks’

I said we’d be in the protected bays where the Southern Ocean meets the most southerly continent. She said, oh. I said I thought if I paddled far enough from the ship I might hear icebergs melting. I said, they said we could hear gas escaping from the ice. I said, they said it would sound a bit like a soda can being slowly opened.

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DISPATCHES

Derek Kitchen and Moudi Sbeity, plaintiffs in a pathbreaking gay marriage case before the Tenth ...
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on Santa Fe st.
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North of Trinidad, by Miles Moffeit
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Hindsight by Miles Moffeit
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Lt Gov Garcia celebrates 50th anniversary of wilderness act
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with #SCOTUS hearing the #hobbylobby case today, Denver crafters deliver no thx notes to AG Suthers
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