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1 hr ago | Colorado Statesman

Colorado's Grand Old Party is guilty of thrusting so-called 'Grand Bargain' upon us

A funny thing happened on the way to the Republican primary election this year. Tom Tancredo, Scott Gessler and Mike Kopp were working hard to persuade voters that beating John Hickenlooper was their primary objective.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Bob Beauprez, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Cory Gardner, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Colorado, Tom Tancredo

3 hrs ago | Federal Way Mirror

Hobby Lobby 2: The holy hypocrites | Sex in the Suburbs

When I wrote an article last year about Hobby Lobby, it resulted in criticism that I was "vilifying" the company and its owner David Green.

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Related Topix: Women's Health, US News, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall, Federal Way, WA, Opinion

4 hrs ago | Colorado Political News

Politifact Skewers Gardner Over Bogus Keystone XL Claims

We've talked a few times about the well-funded efforts by the oil and gas industry to make an electoral issue in Colorado out of construction of the Keystone XL pipeline-a shortcut from the tar sands of Alberta, Canada to Oklahoma and petroleum export terminals along the Gulf Coast.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Colorado, Commerce City, CO

9 hrs ago | Common Dreams

Don't Wait for Resignation, say Critics, Obama Should Fire CIA's John Brennan

Though at least one U.S. Senator, Mark Udall of Colorado, has publicly called for the resignation of CIA chief John Brennan after his admission became public on Thursday that the agency spied on the Intelligence Committee's investigate panel looking at torture during the Bush years, more aggressive critics are saying that President Obama should ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, US House of Representatives, Liberal Political News

Thu Jul 31, 2014

ReporterHerald.com

Congressman's efforts will hurt energy industry

I read a recent interview in the Loveland Reporter-Herald with Jared Polis who commented regarding Loveland's recently defeated anti-fracking ballot Question 1, saying he "stayed out of it."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Jared Polis, Democrat, Loveland, CO, Colorado, US Senate, Senator Mark Udall, US Governors, John Hickenlooper, Opinion

KTVN Reno

CIA spied on Senate, internal review finds

The Canadian owner of a company that won nearly $1 billion in contracts to provide steel for the construction of the World Trade Center's tallest building and an adjacent transit center has been arrested on... The Canadian owner of a company that won nearly $1 billion in contracts to provide steel for the construction of the World Trade Center's ... (more)

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Related Topix: California, US Politics, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall

The News Tribune

Democrats run away from Obama, but it's too late

"President Obama's new EPA rule is more proof that Washington isn't working for Kentucky."

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Related Topix: US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, Senator Joe Manchin, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall

Silicon Alley Insider

The CIA Just Admitted It Spied On Senate Computers

CIA Director John Brennan apologized to Senate Intelligence Committee leaders on Thursday for the CIA improperly accessing a stand-alone computer network established for the committee as part of an investigation into the George W. Bush-era detention and interrogation programs.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Evan Bayh, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall, Dianne Feinstein

Bellingham Herald

CIA director apologizes to Senate leaders

Brennan has convened an internal accountability board chaired by former Sen. Evan Bayh, D-Indiana, that will examine whether the CIA officers should be disciplined, said his spokesman, Dean Boyd.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Evan Bayh, Democrat, Republican, Saxby Chambliss, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall

Washington Times

Colorado poll shows women tuning out Democrats' 'war on women' strategy

The Democrats' "war on women" strategy may resonate with liberals, but it's losing ground with crucial female swing voters in Colorado, said a poll released this week.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Hill

The real way to improve contraceptive access

Conservative rhetoric about contraception is often negative and out of step with the opinions and experiences of most Americans.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Bobby Jindal, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Cory Gardner, Senator Mark Udall, El Paso, TX

Switched

No Labels: Hollow As Ever, Whining About 'Cynics'

Yahoo! News' Meredith Shiner's recent piece on the goofy little group No Labels -- currently leading all comers in the race to be my Summer 2014 Spirit Animal -- has clearly gotten under the organization's skin like it was Lyme Disease.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, John McCain

The Washington Post

RGA money filtered into Colorado primary

Though it ostensibly stays neutral in primary elections, the Republican Governors Association appears to have played favorites in at least one contest this year, apparently financing outside spending against a well-known fellow Republican.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Bob Beauprez, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Tom Tancredo

National Review Online

House Dem: Stop 'Whining' About Cancelled Insurance Plans

"Your plan is whining. Your plan is suing the president and using taxpayer dollars," Eshoo said to Republicans during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing as lawmakers debated a proposal by Representative Greg Cassidy to allow people to keep purchasing group plans currently available.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Health Insurance, Health, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Common Dreams

Pushing Release of CIA Torture Report, Senators Threaten Use of Special Rule

U.S. Senators are considering using a special rule to compel the White House to reveal the information from their investigation into the CIA's post-9/11 use of torture to interrogate detainees.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Ron Wyden, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, US House of Representatives, Terrorism, Liberal Political News

Vail Daily News

Summit County workforce housing bill signed by President Obama

Summit County Commissioner Dan Gibbs, foreground, and U.S. Sen. Mark Udall, D-Colo., visited earlier this year the Lake Hill property the county would like to acquire from the U.S. Forest Service for a workforce housing development.

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Related Topix: Summit County, CO, US Politics, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Representative Jared Polis, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Senator Michael Bennet, Barack Obama

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Deseret News

Colorado, Washington senators seek uniform US guidelines on recreational pot

Spurred by the recent Interior Department decision to block the use of federal irrigation water to cultivate marijuana, the four U.S. senators from Washington and Colorado want the White House to direct federal agencies to adopt uniform guidelines impacting recreational pot.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Maria Cantwell, US News, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat, Senator Michael Bennet, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall, Prison

Colorado Political News

Gardner Camp Responds to Cosmopolitan Article by Ridiculing Magazine

Last Thursday we wrote about a story from Cosmopolitan magazine discussing the Personhood issue in Congress, with a focus on Colorado Rep. Cory Gardner's struggles with flip-flopping on the issue.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Twitter, Journalism, Abortion

Colorado Political News

No Labels' Gardner "Endorsement" Backfires

Back in April , a reported "endorsement" of GOP U.S. Senate candidate Cory Gardner by the nonpartisan advocacy group No Labels caused tremendous controversy, leading to the group's clarification that their "Seal of Approval" is not a bonafide candidate endorsement at all.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, George Bush, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Representative Jared Huffman

Daily Kos

Election Diary Rescue: Week 29

The following diaries are examples of this week's Election Diary Rescue. This post features a collection of 43 diaries.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Cory Gardner, US Senate, Representative Colleen Hanabusa, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall

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