Politics

6:42pm

Wed June 8, 2011
The Two-Way

New York Times: Anthony Weiner's Wife Is Pregnant

Citing three unnamed sources, the New York Times is reporting that Huma Abedin, Rep. Anthony Weiner's wife, is expecting the couple's first child:

Ms. Abedin, 35, is in the early stages of pregnancy, according to three people with knowledge of the situation.

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4:30pm

Mon June 6, 2011
The Two-Way

Rep. Weiner Admits Lying, Sending Lewd Photo, Inappropriate Conversations

Saying that "I have made terrible mistakes and have hurt the people I care about the most," a tearful Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) just admitted lying about a lewd photo he sent to a young woman and to having "inappropriate conversations" over social media and on the phone with "six women over the last three years."

He also said he is not going to resign from office.

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10:08am

Mon June 6, 2011
Politics

Udall Wants to get REAL with Solar Bill

Senator Mark Udall

The Senate returned to work today and one of the items on Senator Mark Udall’s agenda is an effort to jumpstart the solar energy market.

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1:28pm

Thu June 2, 2011
Politics

Udall: Not Raising the Debt Ceiling Would be ‘Catastrophic’

The discussion over raising the nation’s debt ceiling is focused in the House this week. But that’s not stopping Colorado Democratic Senator Mark Udall from weighing in on the matter.

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6:00am

Wed June 1, 2011
Environment

“Fracking” Impacts Debated in D.C.

Congresswoman Diana DeGette (D-Denver) has authored a bill that would require all fracking companies disclose to the public what they’re injecting into the ground.
Creative Commons

In Congress, the oil and gas debate is starting to move away from off-shore drilling rigs to hydraulic fracturing on land. It’s a process commonly known as “fracking.” Many opponents fear the practice contaminates drinking water in areas where it’s used – including here right in Colorado.

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