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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Pulitzer-winning series used as tool to lobby for change
Iraq War veteran Kris Goldsmith speaks at a news conference with Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
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)
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
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.
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.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Colorado Senate race 2014
I am writing about all the competitive senate races. These diaries will be updated on Yahoo! as I hear about new material.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Vulnerable Dems wait out ACA hits
Conservative outside groups have pummeled Senate Democrats over their support for Obamacare, spending millions on attack ads from Louisiana to Montana.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
We need a constitutional amendment on regulating campaigns
After 30 years as a political consultant, after working in the Senate and running a PAC, after working on hundreds of campaigns, I have come to the hard and difficult conclusion that America needs a constitutional amendment to state simply and clearly that nothing in the First Amendment shall preclude our government from regulating campaigns.
Flood-damaged Colorado railway gets $1.7 million restoration grant
The Federal Railroad Administration on Thursday announced a $1.7 million grant will be funneled through the Colorado Department of Transportation to help fix the Great Western Railway, which was damaged by flooding in September.
The Daily Caller
Dems demand action on Keystone pipeline, Udall mum
Colorado Sen. Mark Udall is conspicuously absent from a letter signed by 11 other Democrats - five of whom are facing tough reelection challenges - demanding that President Obama make a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline by the end of May. "This process has been exhaustive in its time, breadth, and scope," they wrote, according to the Wall Street ... (more)
Poll: Health law's campaign clout bad news for Democrats
The Affordable Care Act looms as a powerful issue in this year's congressional elections, a USA TODAY/Pew Research Center Poll finds, and one that is reverberating in ways likely to boost the GOP.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Still talking about equal pay
George R. R. Martin, the author of the "Game of Thrones" books which have been adapted into a television series has a fan base that's about half, or more than half, female.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
The Madison Press
Getting Ohio back to work
The last few weeks, I've been working with my colleagues in the Senate to secure an extension of long-term unemployment benefits that is paid for and will help Ohioans who are still struggling in this economy.