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Group Backs Off Plan To Put Fracking Ban On Colorado Ballot

DENVER (AP) — An activist group on Thursday backed off its earlier announcement that it would to try to get a statewide ban on hydraulic fracturing on the Colorado ballot and said it would instead try to persuade Gov. 308 more words

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Oil and gas task force offers few solutions to local control issue

DENVER — After half a year of meetings, all the state’s oil and gas task force could agree on to address the question of local control was the low-hanging fruit. 730 more words

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Democrats Setting Up Fight Over Immigrant Driver's Licenses

DENVER (AP) – Colorado Democrats added funding Tuesday for a program that lets immigrant drivers get a license regardless of their legal status, setting the stage for a fight with Republican lawmakers who dislike the policy. 486 more words

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Colorado Oil, Gas Debate Resumes As Task Force Finishes Work

DENVER (AP) – Activists said Tuesday they would try to put a measure on the 2016 ballot to ban hydraulic fracturing in Colorado, just as a task force was trying to finish up recommendations that were supposed to help settle disputes over oil and gas development. 530 more words

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Obama To Governors: DHS Shutdown Would Hurt State Economies

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama warned the nation’s governors Monday that a looming shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security would have a direct impact on their states’ economies, as well as on security throughout the U.S. 484 more words

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Installment No. 230: The News Media

Democrat John Hickenlooper recently traveled to Switzerland to talk about economics. The justification for the trip was not provided and the news media has not asked for one. 96 more words

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DIA Celebrates 20th Anniversary With Mayoral Recordings

DENVER (CBS4) – Denver International Airport turns 20 years old this month, and is celebrating the anniversary with a collection of new recordings on terminal-concourse trains. 447 more words

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