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Diana DeGette

Diana DeGette
Diana DeGette

Carman: Suncor’s days of beguiling regulators and befouling our air at last may be numbered

EPA finally has started paying attention, thanks to intense pressure from environmental organizations, community advocates and U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette.

Opinion Columns

Suncor gave an update on new pollution monitoring. Neighbors weren’t impressed, politicians wanted more oversight.

Colorado demands certain industries show the pollutants escaping their boundaries. Suncor’s plan was done first, but now Bennet and DeGette want more scrutiny on the refinery.

Environment

What we can learn from the 10,000 tweets sent by Colorado’s congressional delegation in 2021

Republican U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert sent the most tweets, but she didn’t have the one with the most engagement

Politics and Government

We analyzed dozens of Colorado congressional floor speeches to see who had the most — and least — to say in 2021

From the Jan. 6 insurrection, impeachment, policy issues and politics, C-SPAN video reveals how much some talked and how one spoke not at all

Politics and Government

Opinion: Dreamers are counting on the Senate to pass the Build Back Better Act

The uncertainty afflicting more than 13,000 Coloradans won’t end until Congress affirms the DACA program

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Colorado’s Democratic members of Congress blast Lauren Boebert, but stop short of calling for censure

The Republican members of Colorado’s U.S. House delegation have not commented on Boebert’s anti-Muslim remarks

Politics and Government

Zornio: Giving thanks for some of Colorado’s top moments this year

As Thanksgiving approaches, it’s the perfect time of year to reflect on what we can all be grateful for

Opinion Columns

Here is the new congressional map headed to the Colorado Supreme Court for final approval

The proposal was approved by Colorado's Independent Congressional Redistricting Commission by an 11-1 vote just before midnight after seven rounds of voting

Politics and Government

The latest draft of Colorado’s congressional map would create a whole new dynamic in the state

Four public hearings are scheduled this week on a proposal that would be a dramatic change from the current congressional map

Politics and Government

The latest draft of Colorado’s congressional map draws Lauren Boebert and Joe Neguse into the same district

Plus, don’t forget public hearings on the map start Tuesday and run through the end of the week

Politics and Government

Lauren Boebert’s campaign leads the pack as Colorado congressional candidates raised $4.8M last quarter

Boebert, a Garfield County Republican, gathered nearly $1 million in April, May and June. Gov. Jared Polis gave his reelection campaign $250,000.

Politics and Government

Opinion: It’s time to recommit to controlling methane emissions to combat climate change

We need urgent action to curb oil and gas pollutants that threaten our health, especially for those living closest to development.

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Colorado Democrats in the U.S. House want nearly $200 million for earmarked projects

The three Colorado Republicans in the U.S. House oppose designated projects, leaving Colorado Springs and rural areas of the state out of the spending requests for now

Politics and Government

Hard-right rooted group has made inroads in Colorado opposing Biden’s vision for public lands

The federal agenda for preserving 30% of public land and water by 2030 hasn’t been finalized, yet at least four Colorado counties, spurred by the daughter of the original Sagebrush Rebels, have signaled resistance.

Politics and Government

What the Twitter accounts of Colorado’s nine members of Congress can tell us about them

Republican Lauren Boebert has more followers on her personal account than the rest of the state’s congressional delegation combined. She’s used that large following to fundraise.

Politics and Government

Opinion: This year brings a fresh chance to protect special lands across the West

Colorado’s U.S. senators have the power to change the conversation around conserving federal wildlands in the state.

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Opinion: Let’s act now to protect Colorado’s desert wildlands. The ball is in our senators’ court.

After decades of analysis, public discussion and congressional scrutiny, let’s close the loop on guaranteeing these remote landscapes will forever retain their wild appeal.

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Opinion: Diana DeGette’s Colorado wilderness bill goes too far

Many of the proponents of this legislation say it will protect agriculture on the West Slope. Nothing could be further from the truth.

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Silverman: Let’s all learn from this losing impeachment experience

America will struggle so long as Trumpism thrives

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Littwin: On Day Three of the impeachment trial, House managers continued their uphill search for 17 Republicans to defy Trump

Diana DeGette finally got her turn to present, batting leadoff. Joe Neguse was one of the closers. Meanwhile, Trump’s defense team is up next, but don’t expect them to be up for very long.

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