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Tag Archives: Obama

Rep. Lamborn urging generals who disagree with Obama to resign

  Colorado U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn said that “behind the scenes” he and other Republican members of Congress were encouraging military officers to resign in […]...

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September 25, 2014 Elections 2014, Just In: Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats

Wiretap: U.S. leans on Kurds to save country Kurds want desperately to leave

America wants the Kurds to do two incompatible things: One, to save Iraq from ISIS and, two, to then resist seceding from Iraq....

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September 23, 2014 Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Gardner: Blame Obama, bomb the terrorists

  The presidential speech last night on ISIS/ISIL is drawing muted support from Republicans, with Rep. Cory Gardner among the first to weigh in from […]...

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September 11, 2014 Just In: Elections 2014, Politics

Hustled: We saw this coming

  Remember President Obama playing pool with Gov. Hickenlooper at the Wynkoop Brewery earlier this summer? It’s now the centerpiece of a Republican Governors Association […]...

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August 19, 2014 Just In: Elections 2014, Uncategorized

Littwin: We’re bombing, again. What could go wrong?

  AS we begin dropping bombs in Iraq once again, the one thing we don’t ask ourselves is this: What could go wrong? Where to […]...

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August 12, 2014 Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Gardner, Coffman take first steps away from House GOP in key immigration vote

All of the Republican members of the Colorado delegation in the House have voted the party line on DACA in the past. But something changed on Friday....

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August 4, 2014 Civil Rights, Immigration, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: Ted Cruz’s humanitarian crisis

  TED Cruz nearly had me. I went to see the Texas senator at the Western Conservative Summit because I have a soft spot for […]...

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July 22, 2014 Immigration, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: A humanitarian crisis that brings out the worst-in us

  There is a rush to send the children back. That’s the message we get from Washington. There are 50,000 unaccompanied minors at the border […]...

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July 15, 2014 In-Depth, Littwin, Littwin Columns

Wiretap: Perry shows up for Obama, border talk

  President Obama left the Denver fundraiser, where Mark Udall was a no-show, for Dallas, where the real action was. Conservatives wanted Obama to go […]...

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July 10, 2014 Immigration, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: Mainstream GOPers see White House conspiracy in child border crossings

“I mean, how do you move that many people from Central America across Mexico and into the United States without there being a fairly coördinated effort?” ...

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July 8, 2014 Civil Rights, Immigration, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

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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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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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