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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

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

National Democrats call Colorado Republican Scott Tipton’s seat a top pickup opportunity. But is it winnable?

Tipton has easily soared to reelection for three cycles in a row, despite high-dollar efforts to dislodge him from the 3rd Congressional District

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

U.S. Rep. Ken Buck says he will seek reelection, dispelling speculation to the contrary

Buck, a Windsor Republican who is in his third term, also is chairman of the Colorado Republican Party. Potential GOP successors -- like George Brauchler and Jerry Sonnenberg -- started to line up campaigns to replace him.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

How Colorado’s U.S. Rep. Jason Crow evolved from pumping the brakes on impeachment to supporting an inquiry

The majority of Colorado’s Democratic congressional delegation now favors launching an impeachment inquiry into President Trump. U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter and U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet are the holdouts.

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

Trump administration says moving BLM to the West will save money, improve decisions

Environmental groups, however, say it will make the bureau a less important part of President Donald Trump's administration.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

A breakdown of the latest campaign cash reports shows big money — and big spending — in Colorado

U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner is helping prop up the national popular vote recall as his Democratic rivals jockey for early advantage in fundraising race

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Gov. Polis hires firm of his former campaign spokeswoman to lobby the federal government

The Squire Patton Boggs law firm, which includes Mara Sheldon, will represent the governor’s office in Washington