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Coloradans in Congress press Zinke to go West with headquarters

Author: Joey Bunch - March 16, 2018 - Updated: March 18, 2018

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Coloradans in Congress don't mind being assertive, if it sways Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to bring federal headquarters for the Bureau of Land Management and Bureau of Reclamation to their home state. In a House committee hearing with Zinke Thursday, Rep. Scott Tipton, a Republican from Cortez, told Zinke, "Colorado would obviously be a prime location for you to be able to consider."

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Joey Bunch

Joey Bunch

Joey Bunch is the senior political correspondent for Colorado Politics. He has a 31-year career in journalism, including the last 15 in Colorado. He was part of the Denver Post team that won the Pulitzer Prize in 2013 and is a two-time Pulitzer finalist. His resume includes covering high school sports, the environment, the casino industry and civil rights in the South, as well as a short stint at CNN.