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Incoming House Speaker Crisanta Duran. (commons.wikimedia.org)
Trump
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad speaks to members of the media in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Bergdahl
FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2016, file photo, Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl arrives for a pretrial hearing at Fort Bragg, N.C. Bergdahl, a former prisoner of war accused of endangering his U.S. comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan is asking President Barack Obama to pardon him before leaving office. White House and Justice Department officials say Bergdahl submitted the clemency request. If granted, it would allow Bergdahl to avert a court-martial trial scheduled for April. He faces charges carrying a maximum penalty of life in prison. (AP Photo/Ted Richardson, File)
A Colorado Springs man is one of two members of the Electoral College suing the state in a long-shot effort to prevent Donald Trump's ascension to the presidency.
Republicans Congress
House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. leaves a news conference with the GOP leadership, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
NEW GAZETTE
City council (Photo courtesy of City of Colorado Springs)
Merkel Standing Alone
FILE - In this April 25, 2016 file photo British Prime Minister David Cameron, U.S. President Barack Obama, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande, and Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, clockwise from left, start their G-5 meeting in Herrenhaus Palace in Hannover, northern Germany. Just a few months ago, German Chancellor Angela Merkel brought together the leaders of the U.S., Britain, France and Italy to discuss the world’s crises, a moment captured in a photo of the five seated around a conference table. When she hosts a summit of 20 leading global powers in July, she will be the only one of those leaders left _ and the policies her partners worked for may have been reversed.(Michael Kappeler/ File pool photo via AP)
A Pentagon-commissioned study in 2015 found the Defense headquarters wasted $125 billion. But upon learning of the study's results, military leaders ordered the findings never be released to the press or public, according to a report published Monday evening. (From Twitter account @USArmy)
Fracking Colorado
FILE - In this March 29, 2013, file photo, a worker helps monitor water pumping pressure and temperature, at a hydraulic fracturing and extraction site, outside Rifle, in western Colorado. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)