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White House sends reinforcements to aid Colorado’s Cory Gardner

By Nicholas Riccardi, The Associated Press and Jesse Paul, The Colorado Sun GREENWOOD VILLAGE — As Colorado’s Republican U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner’s reelection campaign moves into general election mode, he is getting an assist from the White House. Ivanka Trump wound up two days in Colorado on Friday with a child care roundtable in Greenwood […]

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Opinion: The Great American Outdoors Act drew bipartisan back-patting. But what are we celebrating?

Picture this: a caricature of former President Richard Nixon doing dangerous motorcycle stunts in the mountains of New Mexico, wearing a leather jacket embroidered with “Eco-Warrior” across the back. I call it “Tricky Dick Irony.” Nothing felt more ironic than learning that Nixon, infamous and unpopular Republican president, wound up being ally and champion in […]

Posted inColoradans, Environment, News, Outdoors, Politics and Government

Great American Outdoors Act heads to Trump as Cory Gardner leans on measure in reelection bid

Congress on Wednesday sent President Donald Trump a major, bipartisan public lands bill that has become a pillar of Republican Cory Gardner’s reelection campaign in Colorado, finalizing the swift passage of a measure seen as an election-year gift to the U.S. senator.  The U.S. House approved the Great American Outdoors Act, which would achieve the […]