CORE Act

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Aurora, Colorado Springs own water near Leadville. They may need to redraw a wilderness area to access it.

The first step for the Front Range cities, which want to act on their decades-old water rights, is to drill test bores for a proposed dam that would flood a Holy Cross Wilderness access road

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

White House threatens veto of CORE Act, the massive Colorado public lands bill splitting the state’s congressional delegation

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, a Cortez Republican whose district would be most affected by the bill, also says he cannot support the legislation in its current form and will be voting against it

Opinion: Cory Gardner, you’re no Theodore Roosevelt

Opinion
Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton pushed back on Colorado Democrats’ CORE Act. Now he has his own public lands bill.

Republican U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, who is facing a tough 2020 reelection, is backing the measure as well

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Jared Polis touts military projects as he tries to lure national museum and Space Command to Colorado

The state Capitol complex is a possible location for the National Medal of Honor Museum, and Colorado Springs is a probable site for U.S. Space Command