Colorado officials and organizations reacted with shock, sadness and prayers to the shooting early Wednesday at a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia, where Republican members of Congress were practicing.
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The U.S. House sent President Trump a bill Tuesday that will make it easier for the Department of Veterans Affairs to discipline and fire bad employees and better protect those who report misconduct. The new VA accountability law is long overdue, according to members of Colorado’s congressional delegation. “The vast majority of VA employees are […]
In fact, five of them are. How do we know? While looking up the net worth of Colorado’s Democratic senior U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet (we had our reasons; you can read about it here), we stumbled across one of those sites that provides that information and a lot more on our entire Washington delegation — both U.S. Senators […]
Members of Colorado’s congressional delegation backed Wednesday’s announcement that former FBI Director Robert Mueller had been named special counsel for the federal investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election.
Sen. Michael Bennet is leading Colorado’s Democratic delegation to Washington calling for a special prosecutor into Russian connections to Donald Trump’s campaign last year. The calls came after the president’s firing of FBI director James Comey, allegedly for treating Hillary Clinton unfairly during last year’s campaign. As he did across the nation, Trump goaded chants of […]
Like bubbles in boiling water, things are moving faster at the Colorado Capitol as we move closer to the May 10 adjournment. As lawmakers continue to wrangle with the most important bills that have been at the top of the agenda since January, a pipeline explosion in Firestone and a news out of Washington shook […]
Republican congressional town halls have been making headlines for weeks. Phone video of elected officials fielding angry questions and attempting gamely to defend the Trump Administration’s first 100 days and policy-making stumbles on Capitol Hill go viral soon after they post. The Democratic National Committee is enjoying the extended moment, sending round-up email dispatches to […]
Town hall season in Colorado Springs is not only of interest for the way angry crowds are meeting Republican Congressman Doug Lamborn, it’s also of interest for Colorado election politics watchers looking for pregame action by which to gauge a likely top primary races in the state. Lamborn is gamely wrestling at town halls across […]