Politics

2:36pm

Thu July 14, 2011
Budget Negotiations

Senator Bennet Questions Fed Chairman over Increasing Debt Limit

Republicans say the dire warnings issued by Democrats if the nation’s debt limit isn’t raised are just “scare tactics”.

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11:08am

Wed July 13, 2011
Politics

Congressman Lamborn, Gardner Not Phased by Predictions of Financial Disaster

Two Colorado Congressmen are among those digging in their heels over raising the debt ceiling.

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1:57pm

Mon July 11, 2011
Politics

Bulb Battle Heats Up on Capitol Hill

Western-based conservation groups are blasting a Republican-led effort in the US House to repeal a mandate requiring that traditional light bulbs be more energy-efficient by the start of next year. 

A vote on the repeal could come as early as Monday evening.  Howard Geller, executive director of the Boulder-based Southwest Energy Efficiency Project, says energy efficiency standards will save consumers money in the long run.

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5:15pm

Wed July 6, 2011
Politics

Colorado Senators Agree on Debt Debate

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Progress in Washington on the debt limit discussion is achingly slow, but Colorado’s Senators agree on the solution.

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10:37am

Wed July 6, 2011
Politics

Felony Theft Arrest Warrant Issued for Former Larimer County GOP Chairman

Larimer County GOP

The Republican Party of Larimer County is evaluating its next steps after a felony theft arrest warrant on Tuesday was issued for its former leader. Ex Chairman Larry Carillo has been charged with one count of theft between $1,000 and $20,000. The money was allegedly used during 2009 and 2010 when the organization did not have a treasurer.

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