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Littwin: We walk away from Paris to take our place in back of the line

The dirty little secret behind Donald Trump’s disastrous decision to walk away from the Paris climate accord is, in fact, no secret at all. If […]...

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June 2, 2017 Environment/Energy, Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: DNC Day 2 – Billary, the love letter

To begin with, let’s agree that Bill Clinton did not give the speech of his life. For once, he gave the speech of Hillary’s life. […]...

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July 27, 2016 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Littwin: Bernie Sanders is losing. Did all that yelling help?

It was the ninth Democratic debate, and even though Bernie Sanders seems to be winning of late, he’s actually losing in the popular vote, losing […]...

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April 15, 2016 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: What did Hillary Clinton say to Goldman Sachs?

Goldman Sachs It’s 2016 and Clinton still doesn’t know how to answer the question about the big-money speeches she gave to Goldman Sachs. Via Politico. Words count […]...

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February 4, 2016 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap
John Paulson, central to Goldman deal, buys Aspen home

John Paulson, central to Goldman deal, buys Aspen home

Prominent – some say infamous – hedge fund manager John Paulson has found a great place to invest some of the reported $1 billion he […]...

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July 16, 2010 Blog, Criminal Justice, Politics
Realaspen.com: Paulson plops down $24.5 million for Aspen pad

Realaspen.com: Paulson plops down $24.5 million for Aspen pad

Editor’s note: Realaspen.com late Monday posted an update to its original story, saying Paulson’s daughter, Amanda, contacted the website to deny her father purchased the […]...

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July 12, 2010 Blog, Criminal Justice, Politics
Washington versus Wall Street: A citizens’ guide to the regulation debate

Washington versus Wall Street: A citizens’ guide to the regulation debate

WASHINGTON-- Monday evening, Republicans in the U.S. Senate voted against Sen. Chris Dodd's American Financial Stability Act, which seeks to reform regulation of the financial sector. It was only one round. There are many to come. Democrats only need one...

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April 27, 2010 Center Well, Politics
Yes Men take climate-change mockery of Chamber of Commerce into court

Yes Men take climate-change mockery of Chamber of Commerce into court

Last October, popular corporate and government pranktivists the Yes Men staged a phony press conference in which they posed as representatives of the climate-change-denying U.S. […]...

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March 30, 2010 Blog, Civil Rights, Environment/Energy, Politics
Government Sachs: Democracy brought to you by Goldman-trained bureaucrats

Government Sachs: Democracy brought to you by Goldman-trained bureaucrats

What do people do at Goldman Sachs all day? They prepare to work at the White House and at the U.S. Treasury Department, that’s what. […]...

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March 17, 2010 Blog, Politics
Obama misses mark, scolds heedless bankers instead of New Dems

Obama misses mark, scolds heedless bankers instead of New Dems

President Obama’s attempt to shame top bankers on Monday convinced no serious observers that lending will suddenly flow freely and financial institutions will quit lobbying […]...

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December 15, 2009 Blog, Politics

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7/20 Women-only dance party!

Attention womenfolk: Come let off some steam and dance with The Colorado Independent! Wear red and join us for a night of drinks, music, dancing and […]

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Here are potential questions that could be on your November ballot in Colorado

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

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