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EPA administrator Pruitt blasts predecessor as he visits Gold King Mine spill site

On the Animas River after the 2015 Gold King Mine spill (AP)

SILVERTON — EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt visited the Gold King Mine spill site Friday, on the eve of the second anniversary since the Las Animas River was turned yellow with contamination, vowing to reconsider damage cited by 79 claimants whose requests were rejected under his predecessor, Gina McCarthy. “EPA should be held to the same […]

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Letter: Coffman’s LGBT rally attendance misguided at best

Editor: Cynthia Coffman’s braggadocio in being the “only Republican attorney general in the country to attend an LGBT rally” leaves this citizen of 79 years thoroughly disgusted. Her blandishments of Colorado’s “equality” laws simply repeat a tiresome mantra designed to appeal to a highly select and numerically minimal portion of the state’s voting population.

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