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Tag Archives: fracking

Denver’s Chamber fired ballot petition company for working with fractivists

A secret recording. An alleged payoff. A surprise twist involving a heavy-hitter Denver business group. It’s all part of a volatile story that continues to […]...

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August 6, 2018 2018 Ballot Measures, 2018 General Election, All stories, Campaign Finance, Environment/Energy, FRACTURED, Greene, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado’s deadline to turn in ballot measure petitions is today. Here’s what questions you might get to decide in November.

We already know six big questions that will be on your ballot to answer in the fall, from defining “industrial hemp” to lowering the required age for state lawmakers […]...

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August 6, 2018 2018 Ballot Measures, 2018 General Election, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado’s public health agency head Larry Wolk has resigned. Here’s our 2016 Q&A with him on the health impacts of fracking

UPDATE: On Aug. 3, 2018, Gov. John Hickenlooper said Larry Wolk was leaving the agency for a new job in California. “During his tenure, Larry […]...

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August 3, 2018 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Littwin: What to expect in next round of gov race —  much more money and much more nasty

If you’re still astonished by the amount of money — something over $11 million — that Jared Polis spent to win the Democratic primary for […]...

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June 27, 2018 2018 Governor Race, Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Mix

Former Anadarko brass slam company for safety risks, callousness

Six former Anadarko employees have come forward on behalf of investors to describe a culture of corporate callousness that puts profits before safety. The six […]...

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May 8, 2018 Environment/Energy, FRACTURED, Greene, In-Depth, Just In, Must Reads, The Beats, The Mix

Three Colorado Democrats debate fracking as they run for governor of Colorado

During their first televised debate, former State Treasurer Cary Kennedy, ex-state Sen. Mike Johnston, and current Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne drilled down on whether and how […]...

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April 12, 2018 2018 Governor Race, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Republicans running for Colorado governor: Who’s the biggest defender of oil and gas?

Republican candidates for governor vigorously defended Colorado’s oil and gas operators on Wednesday, including Cynthia Coffman who said she has worked on behalf of the […]...

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February 23, 2018 2018 Governor Race, Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Colorado Energy Office revamp clears first hurdle

Senate Republicans have renewed efforts to promote Colorado’s energy sector by making changes to the Colorado Energy Office, and this time, they are finding common […]...

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January 19, 2018 Colorado state legislature 2018, Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix

Cary Kennedy on the stump: Change TABOR, give locals more control on fracking, ban military-style guns

At a Tuesday campaign stop on a liberal arts campus in Colorado Springs, Democrat Cary Kennedy said if she becomes governor she would want to […]...

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November 29, 2017 2018 Governor Race, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs

Big money fails to stop Broomfield oil and gas measure

Despite an aggressive, high-dollar campaign from the oil and gas industry, Broomfield voters Tuesday overwhelmingly passed a measure to allow more local control over drilling […]...

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November 8, 2017 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

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Digital Media, Digital Citizens: A Community Conversation with Seth Geiger

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In Colorado, Democrats see a strong money haul as GOP relies on super PACs

Call Wednesday’s filing deadline the calm-before-the-general-election storm — the first time candidates and campaigns had to show the public their books since the June 26 […]

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