IRS asked Colorado conservative groups for names of friends, donors
The tiny Colorado organization Coalition for a Conservative Majority raises less than $1,000 a year, entirely in dues from members, and tries to get mostly young people involved in conservative activism.
RH Line calls printed May 17
"I just watched a special news report with President Obama talking about the IRS scandal and he gave a quote on there that the IRS has to act with absolute integrity and the government of our country has to act with general liability -- kind of stumbled over his words there -- and he has fired the commissioner, the head of the IRS.
Thu May 16, 2013
New Laws Aim To Speed Up Processing Of Rape Evidence
Lawmakers in both Washington, DC and Colorado have passed new laws aimed at putting rapists behind bars.
Bennet Signs Up To Co-Sponsor Shield Law
Senator Michael Bennet announced Thursday that he'd sign onto a proposed shield law for journalists.
Flood study to pinpoint areas most at risk
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, left, greets Neal Vercler and other Americorps workers Friday, February 22, 2013 at Wolfe Ranch in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Nhgop Demands Shaheen Explain Letter Calling for More Irs Investigations
Concord The New Hampshire Republican State Committee demanded that Senator Jeanne Shaheen explain her 2012 letter to the IRS commissioner calling for increased investigations of social welfare organizations .
Wed May 15, 2013
RH Line calls printed May 16
"When you're talking about the rentals in Loveland, you're talking apples and oranges when you're talking a fourplex or a duplex for rent with no amenities and you're comparing that to all these new apartments that are going up with their town houses and the brand new and they have amenities, they have tennis courts and swimming pools and community ... (more)
Rep. Bob Latta's plan to thwart fake drugs passes House of Representatives committee
An Ohio legislator's plan to establish a nationwide prescription drug tracking system to protect patients from fake drugs was approved today by the House Commerce Committee .
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.
AVMA Supports Legislation to Combat Animal, Human Disease
She is a very sweet horse and she well let you pat her. She loves carrots and apples.
Mon May 13, 2013
In 2012, Democratic senators asked IRS to investigate 'social welfare' groups
In February 2012, seven Democratic Senators wrote a letter to the Internal Revenue Service commissioner requesting an investigation of "social welfare" organizations.
Air Force Times
Bill proposes options to repay GI Bill overpayments
Student veterans who were overpaid on their GI Bill benefits would get more time to repay the money under a bill introduced Monday by Sen.
The Washington Post
The president raised $3.25 million for the DCCC at a pair of events in California last month .
Sat May 11, 2013
Prince Harry in Colorado: He wins plenty of fans after reception in Sedalia
Joanne has been society editor of The Denver Post since November, 1985. Prior to that, she was San Francisco bureau chief for U.S. News & World Report magazine Francie Swidler has been a City Desk editorial assistant at The Denver Post since 2012.
Fri May 10, 2013
Editorial: Immigration fight's new allies
Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., center, leads a "Gang of 8" news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 18, 2013, to discuss their immigration reform legislation.
American Veterinary Medical Assn Supports New Legislation To Combat Animal And Human Disease
AMERICAN VETERINARY MEDICAL ASSN SUPPORTS NEW LEGISLATION TO COMBAT ANIMAL AND HUMAN DISEASE May 10, 2013 Source: American Veterinary Medical Association news release The American Veterinary Medical Association applauds new legislation introduced on Capitol Hill that could help stop the next outbreak of avian influenza or foot-and-mouth disease by ... (more)
Summit County Voice
Colorado makes bid for federal drone test site
Colorado could be in the mix as the Federal Aviation Administration prepares to select six sites around the country to test drone technology, or Unmanned Aircraft Systems , as they are formally known.
Thu May 09, 2013
Udall, Bennet Urge Health Centers to Apply for Federal Funds
Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet are urging health centers to help uninsured patients enroll in affordable health insurance coverage.
Cortez Journal News
Durango Growing corn profits Colorado 380x230
The bright green alfalfa fields appear like a surreal oasis tucked into the rolling hills of desert shrubbery that extend south as far as the eye can see.
Wed May 08, 2013
Woodland Park's Sturman Industries lays off 13
Thursday, August 23, 2007-photo by Jerilee Bennett-Eddie and Carol Sturman are co-founder of Sturman Industries in Woodland Park.