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3 hrs ago | Freshnews

Blackstone Charitable Foundation Commits $4 Million to Establish Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network in Colorado

The Blackstone Charitable Foundation, together with Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet and the Silicon Flatirons Center for Law, Technology, and Entrepreneurship at the University of Colorado Law School, today announced the launch of the Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network , a three-year initiative to help Colorado jumpstart the development of ... (more)

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4 hrs ago | Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Lee Roth to Retire from Fireman's Fund Insurance Company on May 1; Joe Kinsey Named New Personal Insurance Executive )--Fireman's Fund Insurance Company today announced that Lee Roth, a 32-year industry veteran, will be retiring on May 1, 2014.

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12 hrs ago | Flathead Beacon

Farm Bill Smoke on the Water

On April 8, news hit that Gov. Steve Bullock nominated 5.1 million acres of Montana's national forests for "expedited forest management," including logging under a new program included in the long-bickered-over Farm Bill.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

Energy Column: The 2014 state of wind energy: desperately seeking subsidies

The Production Tax Credit, or PTC, for wind energy expired at the end of 2013. Originally part of the Energy Policy Act of 1992, it has expired many times.

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Politico

Colorado pols invite Christie over

Colorado elected leaders have a message for Chris Christie on living in the Rocky Mountain State: Don't knock it until you try it.

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ABC News

Udall Ad Attacks GOP's Gardner Over Abortion

Democratic Senator Mark Udall aired the first ad of his closely-watched re-election campaign on Tuesday, highlighting his challenger's opposition to abortion rights.

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Daily Kos

Virginia is for Lovers . . . of Turnout

By now we're sick of hearing that Democratic base turnout is low in off-year elections, leading to results like 2010.

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Related Topix: African-American, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Liberal Political News

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Gazette

Sen. Bennet brings his 'Innovation' tour to Colorado Springs company

From left, U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, DMS President Pat Bollart, Vice President Ed Hilligrass and DMS employee Victor Luquin speak during Bennets tour of the local company.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Denver Post

Blackstone grants $4 million to create Colorado entrepreneurs network

J.B. Holston, director of a new $4 million entrepreneurs network that will be based in Denver, says: "You create and keep much more wealth within the state" by keeping company headquarters in Colorado.

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The Gazette

Pulitzer-winning series used as tool to lobby for change

Iraq War veteran Kris Goldsmith speaks at a news conference with Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Representative Mike Coffman, Republican, US House of Representatives, Colorado

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Colorado Statesman

Colorado Dems celebrate - and anticipate

A decade after launching a nearly unbroken string of success at the ballot box, Colorado Democrats have plenty to celebrate but are facing a demanding election year that could determine whether the blue-leaning state reverses course, party and elected officials told more than 1,000 supporters at the annual Jefferson Jackson Dinner fundraiser on ... (more)

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Aspen Times

New rules will define resorts' summer uses

Riders of all ages scream down the Valhalla Trail at Snowmass Ski Area. A new Forest Service policy clarifies what uses ski resorts can add for summer business.

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Right Wing News

Endorses Ken Buck In Colorado's 4th District

Ken Buck is a Tea Party conservative who came up short in his Senate race against Michael Bennet in 2010.

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

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Conference: Wildfire costs higher than realized

The costs of wildfire go far beyond firefighting and property damage and extend to everything from environmental tolls on landscapes to emotional tolls on humans.

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Windsor Now

USDA designates 8 Colorado counties as drought disaster areas

The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently issued contiguous disaster designations for eight Colorado counties due to recent drought conditions.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Grand Junction Sentinel

Bennet says GJ firm good example of manufacturing future

Sen. Michael Bennet, left, tours Mountain Racing Productson Tuesday with business owner Tim Fry.

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Business Journal

Offshore tax havens cost Colo. small businesses $3,551 in 2013, report says

Small business would have to pay an extra $3,551 in taxes to cover the assets large corporations place in offshore havens.

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National Public Radio

Backlash Over State Party's Progressive Agenda May Hobble Udall

He's challenging incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Udall. Colorado Republican Congressman Cory Gardner after he announced his candidacy for U.S. Senate in March.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Daily Journal

Gazette's Philipps wins Pulitzer for vets' stories

Dave Philipps of The Gazette won a Pulitzer Prize for national reporting Monday for his investigation into an increase in the number of traumatized combat veterans discharged without benefits by the Army.

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Related Topix: Fort Carson, US Military, US Army, Colorado Springs, CO, Fort Carson, CO, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Mike Coffman, US Senate, Democrat

News Max

Republican Odds of Senate Takeover Rise as Democrat Disillusionment Grows

Alishia Tisdale, proud of the small role she played in Barack Obama's two White House victories, says she turns out whenever the presidency is on the ballot.

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