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Scuttled mine clean-up bill will rise again in Congress

Scuttled mine clean-up bill will rise again in Congress

LEADVILLE — A long overdue environmental clean-up bill that would see industrially contaminated water evacuated from the Leadville Mine Drainage Tunnel was voted down last week in Congress, scotched in part by Colorado Democrats in a first reading that suspended...

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September 15, 2009 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories
Democrats scotch Lamborn’s Leadville Mine Tunnel bill

Democrats scotch Lamborn’s Leadville Mine Tunnel bill

LEADVILLE-- Citizens here will continue to wait for the federal government to take responsibility for a mine drainage tunnel running through town and brimming with contaminated water.

A U.S. House bill ordering the Bureau of Reclamation to pump and clean...

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September 11, 2009 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories

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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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