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FACT SHEET: Colorado Families Will Suffer From GOP’s Cuts While Millionaires and Billionaires Get Another Tax Cut

Oct 25th, 2017 | By

By:  The Colorado Democratic Party FACT SHEET: Colorado Families Will Suffer From GOP’s Cuts to Medicare, Medicaid, College Aid, Job Training, Nutrition Assistance, and Other Programs, While Millionaires and Billionaires Get Another Tax Cut Last week, Senator Cory Gardner voted for the GOP budget which cuts programs for hardworking families to pay for tax breaks
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Wealth Inequality in the USA. 9 Out Of 10 Americans Are Completely Wrong About This Mind-Blowing Fact

Jan 29th, 2016 | By


Kochs’ acquisition of the Republican Party nearly complete

Apr 23rd, 2015 | By

Originally posted to Joan McCarter on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 12:17 PM PDT. Also republished by Daily Kos. The Koch brothers’ takeover of the Republican Party is very nearly complete, and if they have their way, it will be by the end of 2016. They’ve anointed the five presidential candidates that are their finalists
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The Demolition of Workers’ Comp

Mar 7th, 2015 | By

By Michael Grabell, ProPublica, and Howard Berkes, NPR March 4, 2015 Over the past decade, states have slashed workers’ compensation benefits, denying injured workers help when they need it most and shifting the costs of workplace accidents to taxpayers. Dennis Whedbee’s crew was rushing to prepare an oil well for pumping on the Sweet Grass
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Robert Swan Leads Antarctic Expedition to Show Firsthand Effects of Climate Change

Mar 7th, 2015 | By

ECO WATCH By Cole Mellino: Robert Swan is a “polar explorer, environmentalist and the first man ever to walk unsupported to both the North and South Poles,” according to his site 2041. Swan walked to the South Pole in 1984 and the North Pole in 1989. Since then, he has traveled to Antarctica 35 times.
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Replying to my pro-gun friends

Dec 18th, 2012 | By

We want better regulations on something that is already regulated. We just want improvements. To quote my friend Jim Sanches, there’s a difference between regulating and banning



Dougco Board Member Justin Williams Intimidating Parents who question Dougco

Oct 8th, 2012 | By

“It is clear from your letter that any such investigation is intended solely to intimidate and attempt to silence parents and citizens who question the actions and positions of the Douglas County School District and its leaders. These parents and citizens, motivated by concern for our public schools and showing great courage in the face of strident opposition by the DCSD, are exercising their First Amendment rights to address government officials and employees and to speak on questions on public concern; any attempt to hinder their speech or to intimidate them through the mechanism of an “investigation” will run afoul of the First Amendment.”



So Much for Transparency from the Douglas County Board Members

Oct 8th, 2012 | By

“Over the last several years, the inner workings of the Douglas County School Board have become less and less transparent. According to a study published by EdNews Colorado, since 2007, the Douglas County School Board has more than doubled its use of secretive “executive sessions” and dramatically limited the amount of time it spends in public session”