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Rurally disconnected: the promise for broadband
Rural schools across the Western Slope sit disconnected, waiting for a promised network that will bring broadband internet access to their communities.
Wed May 22, 2013
Three Coast incumbents ousted in Tuesday's runoff elections
Pascagoula Councilman-at-large Harold Tillman Jr., Biloxi Ward 6 Councilman Ed Gemmill and Ocean Springs Ward 6 Alderman James Hagan, all Republicans, were defeated.
Tue May 21, 2013
Cortez Journal News
Hydropower bill will not help MancosNew measure will address 11 unique water projects
DENVER - Rep. Scott Tipton had one of his greatest successes in his two years in Congress last month when the House overwhelmingly passed his bill to promote small hydroelectric projects on canals and pipelines.But it turns out the bill will not help one of the dams in the Cortez Republican's own district.Gary Kennedy,...
Sun May 19, 2013
The Mississippi Press
Tuesday's runoffs will appoint 4 new leaders to municipal governments
Pascagoula Councilman at large Harold Tillman, left, will fight to keep his seat in the May 21, 2013, runoff election against Brenda Simkins.
Sat May 18, 2013
IRS scandal: Colorado group awaits tax-exempt status
A Colorado conservative group believed to be targeted by the Internal Revenue Service is operating without any tax-exempt status and spent more than $1 million last year against Democrats, public records show.
Fri May 17, 2013
Thu May 16, 2013
Sen. Udall Wants To Bring VA Counselor to Grand Valley
Senator Mike Udall and Congressman Scott Tipton urge the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to permanently locate a veterans benefits administration counselor right here in the Grand Valley.
Tue May 14, 2013
Colorado Tea Party groups believed to be targeted in IRS scandal
At least two Colorado Tea Party groups believe they were caught up in a politically targeted campaign by the Internal Revenue Service to make it hard for small, conservative groups to incorporate as tax-exempt organizations.
Mon May 13, 2013
Colorado Political News
That's The Point, Scott Tipton
The U.S. Senate passed the Marketplace Fairness Act by a 69-27 vote last week. The bill generally would subject online shopping to state sales taxes.
The Daily Caller
Feds to audit Colorado broadband provider over how it spent $100M in stimulus funds
Network engineer Will Duquette adjusts power wires in a fuse panel at Great Works Internet in April in Biddeford, Maine.
Fri May 10, 2013
Guest Commentary: Forest policy is effective
As fire season bears down, political leaders gathered in Denver this week urge additional action on wildfires.
Thu May 09, 2013
Inspector General urged to thoroughly examine EAGLE-Net's finances
The Office of Inspector General is planning an audit of Broomfield-based EAGLE-Net Alliance, the recipient of a $100.6 federal broadband grant that has faced intense scrutiny over its network rollout and spending over the past year, according to Colorado Representatives Cory Gardner and Scott Tipton.
Mon May 06, 2013
Hypothetical Democratic Gerrymander of Colorado
I've been working on a Colorado map. I think it can produce a 6-1-1 delegation. I didn't take into account incumbent Democrats, but I don't think they'd have a huge problem with this map.
Thu May 02, 2013
GOP Congress members plan for forest fire season
Congressional Western Congress Co-Chairmen Steve Pearce, left, R-NM and Cynthia Lummis, R-WY, hold a hearing on forests health and wildfires in Denver on Thursday, May 2, 2013.
The Telluride Watch
Wilderness Bill Redux in ENR Subcommittee
WESTERN SAN JUANS U.S. Sen. Mark Udall testified in Senate subcommittee last Thursday, April 25, on behalf of his proposed legislation to federally preserve more than 61,000 acres of public land in San Miguel, Ouray and San Juan counties.
Wed May 01, 2013
Swinging Colorado Back
"Colorado is no longer politically purple. Nope. These days it's somewhere between Air Force and Midnight on the blue scale." Curtis Hubbard, editor of the editorial page for the Denver Post, declared the above earlier this year in an article detailing the success of progressive Democrats in legislating restrictions on the 2nd Amendment, providing ... (more)
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Summit County Voice
Colorado: Hermosa Creek conservation bill gets a bipartisan introduction in Congress
Colorado lawmakers in Washington, D.C. are reaching across party lines to try and protect more than 100,000 acres of the Hermosa Creek watershed north of Durango.