Sean Conway http://www.kunc.org en 51st State Movement Now Looks To The Capitol http://www.kunc.org/post/51st-state-movement-now-looks-capitol <p>Colorado legislators may see a revival of the 51st state debate under the dome in 2014. The subject of national curiosity, the movement continues after stinging losses at the ballot box—although with far less fanfare.</p><p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Grace Hood 52926 at http://www.kunc.org 51st State Movement Now Looks To The Capitol 51st State Supporters Get Mixed Message At The Polls http://www.kunc.org/post/51st-state-supporters-get-mixed-message-polls <p>Just about half of the 11 Colorado counties with secession questions Tuesday gave approval for their county commissioners to continue with the effort. Voters soundly rejected the idea in Weld County where the movement began in July.</p><p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 08:22:32 +0000 Nathan Heffel 51605 at http://www.kunc.org 51st State Supporters Get Mixed Message At The Polls The 51st State: Making A 'Dull Election Year Quite Interesting' http://www.kunc.org/post/51st-state-making-dull-election-year-quite-interesting <p>Off year elections typically don’t gather much attention. That’s not the case in 2013 where the nascent 51st State Movement has a ‘yes’ or ‘no’ to the idea of breaking away from the rest of Colorado on the ballot in 11 counties.</p><p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 14:29:30 +0000 Erin OToole 51357 at http://www.kunc.org The 51st State: Making A 'Dull Election Year Quite Interesting' 51st State Discussions Intensify Across Colorado http://www.kunc.org/post/51st-state-discussions-intensify-across-colorado <p>Voters in 11 counties will decide Nov. 5 if they want county commissioners to continue pursuing the possibility of creating a 51st state. In advance of that vote, supporters of the new state movement continue to pursue the discussion.</p><p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 22:00:24 +0000 Nathan Heffel 50511 at http://www.kunc.org 51st State Discussions Intensify Across Colorado What If The 51st State Leaves Colorado? A Tale Of The Tape http://www.kunc.org/post/what-if-51st-state-leaves-colorado-tale-tape <p>Colorado could stand to benefit financially and would see some improvement in the educational and economic standings of its remaining citizens if 10 northeastern counties should make good on their threat to secede and carve out a new state of North Colorado.</p><p> Sun, 06 Oct 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Rocky Mountain PBS I-News & Burt Hubbard 50462 at http://www.kunc.org What If The 51st State Leaves Colorado? A Tale Of The Tape