Energy debate hits home at congressional field hearing - Colorado Politics

Energy debate hits home at congressional field hearing

Author: Peter Marcus - August 19, 2011 - Updated: August 19, 2011

BOULDER — Democratic members of Colorado’s congressional delegation on Monday called for a price on carbon emissions and reform to the nation’s tax and regulatory codes as federal lawmakers debate sustainability policies. Congressman Jared Polis, D-CD 2, hosted a congressional field hearing in Boulder at which panelists discussed local approaches to sustainability and how to […]

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Peter Marcus

Peter Marcus

Peter Marcus is senior statehouse reporter for Colorado Politics. He covers the legislature and previously covered politics, the governor’s office, the legislature and Congress for The Durango Herald. He joined The Herald in 2014 from The Colorado Statesman, a Denver-based political weekly. The Washington Post twice named Marcus one of the nation’s top state-based political and legislative reporters.