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Wed Aug 20, 2014
The Daily Caller
Billionaire Environmentalist Hits Cory Gardner With First Attack Ad
California billionaire Tom Steyer's political action committee rolled out its first attack ad against Republican Rep. Cory Gardner in Colorado's Senate race.
Lamar Daily News
Southern Colorado to have new VA clinic
A new Veterans Affairs medical clinic in Lamar is slated to open this fall, after receiving final contract approval, U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., recently announced.
Despite Compromise, Colorado's Fracking Fight Rages On
An 11th-hour compromise brokered by Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper to keep contentious oil and gas measures off the November election ballot may simply delay the day of reckoning for both sides in the battle over how tightly the booming industry is regulated.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Crist welcomes help from Obama
Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist , who is attempting to win back his job this fall, is one Democrat who says he'd be happy to campaign alongside President Obama.
GOP rep: Energy Secretary Moniz is 'out of touch'
Rep. Cory Gardner said Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz sounded "belligerent" when he said criticisms of the liquefied natural gas export application process were unfounded.
CO-Sen: NextGen Ad Hits Gardner (R) On Climate Change, Marriage Equality & Reproductive Rights
NextGen Climate, led by billionaire environmental activist Tom Steyer, released a television advertisement Tuesday criticizing Rep. Cory Gardner's positions on climate change and abortion rights.
Rove-Backed Crossroads Adds Colo. to Fall TV Plan
The Republican establishment's favorite political machine is adding Colorado to the states where it will be advertising this fall, booking more than $6 million in television time and taking its post-Labor Day media budget to more than $26 million.
Campaign ads take off in both state and federal races
Long before ballots go out, political spending in Colorado is skyrocketing - far exceeding recent elections and setting off an advertising feeding frenzy that's seen millions of dollars funneled to local TV stations.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
GOP Courts Women With Over-the-Counter Birth Control Measure
It's a simple proposal that would likely help most women, but one that comes with political consequences - make birth control available over the counter without a prescription.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Battle Over Flood Aid Roils Colorado Senate Race
One year after record-setting floods devastated Colorado, the disaster has taken center stage in the state's contentious U.S. Senate race.
Buck: Feds stifling economy through regulations
Ken Buck, the Republican candidate for Colorado's Fourth Congressional District, was in Sterling Thursday on a campaign stop that included a visit to the Journal-Advocate.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
How not to represent Colorado's environmental views
It makes no sense for Sen. Mark Udall to oppose the Keystone XL pipeline it has no downsides and Coloradans want it, writes Dustin Zvonek.
News9 Oklahoma City
Battle over flood aid roils Colorado Senate race
Foreign dog breeders have gone unregulated for years, shipping puppies so young and so sick that one in four died before reaching a U.S. airport, animal welfare workers say.
Rep. Cory Gardner calls out Sen. Mark Udall, calls his flood claims "tall tales"
In a blistering news release, Rep. Cory Gardner's campaign today ripped his Democratic Senate opponent, Mark Udall, saying Udall is "no stranger to tall tales on the trail, but one of his most outrageously false claims relates to Colorado's devastating 2013 floods."
Panel convened by Sen. Mark Udall discusses women and economic security
Ouray County Commission Chairwoman Lynn Padgett and U.S. Sen. Mark Udall at a forum Thursday at Metro State University on women's issues.
Colorado Political News
Cory Gardner To Pro-Lifers: Thanks For Nothing, Morans
Yesterday, the anti-abortion National Right to Life PAC endorsed Republican U.S. Senate candidate Cory Gardner , citing Gardner's longstanding opposition to "unrestricted abortion."
Cruising the Web
Apparently, being a billionaire trying to influence elections isn't as easy as it sounds.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Colorado Political News
AFP Has Money To Burn on Bogus Obamacare Ads
As the Colorado Independent's John Tomasic reports , two new Obamascare ads from big-ticket conservative activist group Americans for Prosperity are freshly running in Colorado-and the organization's highly dubious track record for accuracy appears little improved: The words in the ad are chosen carefully.