Sat August 31, 2013

51st State Movement Heads To Southern Colorado

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The Pueblo Chieftain is reporting that representatives of the 51st State Initiative met with Huerfano and Las Animas commissioners. A meeting was requested as well with Pueblo. "We’re not interested in meeting with them. Thanks, but no thanks.” - Commission Chairman Terry Hart as quoted in the Chieftain.
Source: Chieftain
The push of some in Northern Colorado to secede from the state have invited southern communities to join, including Pueblo.


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Tue January 22, 2013
Series: Losing Ground

A Changing Economy: Opportunity Lost Amid Manufacturing Downturn

Archival Photo. In the late 1960s, the giant CF&I steel plant on the southern end of Pueblo was the economic driving engine and racial equalizer with 13,000 jobs for Colorado’s southernmost large city. Two decades later, most of those jobs disappeared
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Sun September 16, 2012

Plane Crash Forces Mitt Romney To Cancel Pueblo Visit

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Republican President Candidate Mitt Romney's campaign visit scheduled for Pueblo this afternoon has been canceled due to a fatal small-plane crash at the Pueblo Memorial Airport.

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