Trump administration

News Primary category in which blog post is published

To reach sustainable wild horse levels, feds say it will take more than $1 billion and years of work

The Bureau of Land Management’s latest plans envision capturing 200,000 mustangs over the next two decades

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

Most states, including Colorado, fall short of federal coronavirus testing thresholds

States that do not meet the Trump administration's testing guidance, based on their current screening rates, include some that have been moving into the early stages of reopening, such as Colorado, South Carolina and Texas.

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

Here’s how Colorado competes with the world to secure coronavirus tests and supplies

Late-night phone calls and leveraged international relationships have been necessary to secure equipment the state needs. “There’s incredible competition,” said Sarah Tuneberg, who runs the state’s innovation response team.

Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado wins lawsuit against Trump administration over immigration, law enforcement money

Senior U.S. District Court Judge John Kane ruled that the U.S. Department of Justice must give Colorado its 2018 Edward Byrne Justice Assistance Grant that was withheld.

Energy Primary category in which blog post is published

A Western Slope community wants to move beyond its coal legacy. The Trump Administration wants “energy dominance.”

The final BLM plan for managing multiple uses on federal land in the Uncompahgre Plateau unveiled earlier this month did not limit oil and gas development in the North Fork Valley.

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Bureau of Land Management director to continue through April

William Perry Pendley will continue as acting director through May 5

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Watchdog faults Bureau of Land Management for sending jobs to Colorado, the West

The transfers are part of the Trump administration’s decision to create a new national headquarters for the BLM in Grand Junction

Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado sues Trump administration over mandate that insurance companies send separate bill for abortion coverage

Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser says the policy is an administrative nightmare that intentionally confuses people

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Trump administration’s effort to roll back NEPA environmental law draws ire at Denver hearing

NEPA requires federal agencies to determine if a construction or commercial project would harm the environment or wildlife. It gives the public the right of review and input.