Election 2013

2:15pm

Wed November 6, 2013
Energy

Boulder-Owned Utility Takes Another Step Forward

Creative Commons

Supporters of the effort in Boulder to create a city-owned electric utility got a boost in Tuesday’s election, when voters chose a debt-limit measure offered by the city over a competing measure put forth and funded by Xcel Energy.

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1:52pm

Wed November 6, 2013
Election 2013

Colorado’s Fracking Fight Far From Over

A Fort Collins Alliance for Reliable Energy (FARE) supporter works on election night. FARE unsuccessfully opposed a 5-year fracking moratorium in Fort Collins.
Grace Hood KUNC

6:19am

Wed November 6, 2013
Election 2013

Colorado Says Yes To Pot Taxes, No To Education Tax

Colorado Voters statewide spoke overwhelmingly on two tax initiatives. Recreational marijuana taxes passed, while the education tax was struck down.
Larimer County Sample Ballot

Colorado voters gave a mixed reaction Tuesday on a pair of statewide tax increases. Voters didn’t want to tax themselves to pay for education, but were overwhelmingly willing to tax recreational marijuana to help rebuild schools.

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1:32am

Wed November 6, 2013
Election 2013

2013 Election Big Success For Colorado’s Fracking Foes

Fort Collins 2A Campaign Manager Kelly Giddens congratulates a supporter as Tuesday election results are reported in Fort Collins.
Grace Hood KUNC

1:22am

Wed November 6, 2013
Election 2013

51st State Supporters Get Mixed Message At The Polls

Standing in the restored Fort Lupton, Weld County Commissioners Barbara Kirkmeyer and Sean Conway discuss returns following Tuesday's election.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

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.

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