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Joe Neguse wants to direct billions to public lands to help Western states recover from coronavirus

The Boulder County Democrat says it’s time to “go big and be bold” with his sweeping 21st Century Conservation Corps for Our Health and Our Jobs Act, which provides economic relief from coronavirus shutdown while investing in overlooked forest management, wildfire mitigation and civilian corps.

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Colorado’s Jason Crow launches effort to boost police accountability, federal misconduct investigations

The Aurora Democrat says he began working on the measure last year after the death of Elijah McClain, an unarmed 23-year-old who died during a confrontation with Aurora police in August 2019

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6 ways Congress’ $2 trillion aid package will help Coloradans weather coronavirus

From one-time payments to student-loan help and the ability to take money out of retirement accounts without penalties, here’s how the measure will affect you

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In a win for public lands — and Cory Gardner — Trump vows to fully fund Land and Water Conservation Fund

The LWCF would get $900 million annually under legislation now supported by the president. Gardner will likely use the measure to bolster his 2020 reelection campaign platform and fend off critics.

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“Jason’s chillin’ playlist,” little sleep and Dumbledore: How Colorado’s congressman handled being an impeachment manager

Jason Crow, a first-term Aurora Democrat, says he seriously considered turning down the job of being one of seven impeachment managers because of the pressure it would put on his family

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7 questions with Colorado’s Jason Crow on being an impeachment manager

The first-term Democratic U.S. representative from Aurora spoke with CBS4 in collaboration with its political news partner, The Colorado Sun, on Wednesday about his role in President Donald Trump’s Senate trial.

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Donald Trump is impeached. Here’s how Colorado’s representatives voted and what they said.

The seven members of the state’s House delegation -- four Democrats and three Republicans -- voted along party lines. Five of them spoke on the House floor on Wednesday.

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Judiciary Committee, where two Coloradans sit, to take reins on Trump impeachment inquiry

Two Coloradans sit on the committee: U.S. Reps. Joe Neguse, a Lafayette Democrat, and Ken Buck, a Windsor Republican.

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The CORE Act has passed the U.S. House, but the massive Colorado public lands bill faces tough odds in the U.S. Senate

Colorado's Republican U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner is raising alarms because the legislation was passed without the support of the GOP congressman, Scott Tipton, whose district would be most affected