Jared Polis

Lundberg – Colorado Senate GOP, Polis – U.S. Congress

The face of Colorado’s 2nd Congressional District, Democratic Representative Jared Polis hasn’t changed, but the district itself has.

U.S. House Of Representatives

Transcript as prepared for delivery, by Jared Polis, Member of the U.S. House of Representatives,Colorado, at the Democratic National Convention.

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Congressman Jared Polis says the state of Colorado isn’t doing enough to regulate oil and gas drilling as it spreads into densely populated neighborhoods along the Front Range.

Boulder County is the latest local government in Colorado to adopt a temporary moratorium on new oil and gas drilling permit applications, as local officials consider overhauling land use regulations to mitigate what's becoming an explosion of oil and gas development associated with the Niobrara shale.

Grace Hood

Members of Congress return to work today for what will likely be a divisive session during an election year. In Colorado, new congressional boundaries from redistricting will force some representatives to shift their political strategy and talking points to get reelected this year. And that means some changes for candidates in the 2nd and 4th Congressional districts.

Grace Hood

Democratic Congressman Jared Polis was in Lafayette today to discuss education reform and a new bill that would enhance professional development for teachers.

Members of Colorado’s congressional delegation are weighing in on the death of Osama bin Laden.

Congressman Jared Polis (D-Boulder) has announced plans to reintroduce a bill that would protect tens of thousands of acres of land in Colorado’s central mountains. It’s similar to a bill he proposed last year that didn’t gain much traction in a sharply divided Congress.