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GUEST COLUMN: Against Colorado's proposed assisted suicide bill
0 Wed, Feb 3, 2016

My name is Dana Palmer. In 2005, I was diagnosed with Glioblastoma-terminal brain cancer. My prognosis was only 3-12 months. Shortly after my...

GUEST COLUMN: Colorado's Soldier of Fortune, the true story
By: - 0 Sun, Jan 31, 2016

The legendary Lt. Col. Robert K. Brown, founder of "Soldier of Fortune," lives right here in Colorado. The numerous stories and exploits of this...

GUEST COLUMN: Senate Republican goals for the 2016 legislative session
By: - 0 Sun, Jan 31, 2016

In the 2015 session, Democrats joined Republicans to pass 367 bills to help Coloradans move forward in difficult times. Despite it being an election...

GUEST COLUMN: True Islam is a peaceful militaristic religion
By: - 0 Sat, Jan 30, 2016

Both sides of the argument in the article, Jan. 17, "Is violence the true version of Islam?" by Joel Mathis and Ben Boychuk violate Albert Einstein's...

Senate Bill 5 should be embraced by all voters
By: - 0 Fri, Jan 29, 2016

We are proud sponsors of legislation that reflects the collective wisdom of Colorado voters who continue to voice strong opposition to the state's...

GUEST COLUMN: Let's make Colorado the backbone state
By: - 0 Thu, Jan 28, 2016

What's a state? For starters, an expanse of territory, a resident population, and a sovereign government. But there's a lot more, when you think...

GUEST OPINION: Colorado higher education a national leader in serving veterans
By: - 0 Sun, Jan 24, 2016

The start of a new year also means the start of a new semester for students at higher education institutions throughout our state. For the thousands...

GUEST COLUMN: Should Colorado be taking in more Syrian refugees?
By: - 0 Fri, Jan 22, 2016

In November, Gov. John Hickenlooper announced that Colorado will be receiving Syrian refugees and doing so with open arms, as we have welcomed other...

Legislation would enhance equine welfare, integrity of horse racing
By: - 0 Wed, Jan 6, 2016

It took me a long time to fully appreciate one of the benefits of owning a Triple Crown winner. All at once, you become a public figure and inherit a...

A New Year's resolution for Colorado lawmakers
By: - 0 Mon, Jan 4, 2016

What should Colorado lawmakers' New Year's resolutions be? I have a suggestion: Break down barriers to opportunity for the least...

FAGIN: Making it harder for Americans to marry foreign spouses not the solution
By: - 0 Sat, Jan 2, 2016

Syed Farook and Tashfeen Malik, the husband and wife who killed 14 people in San Bernardino, Calif., were united by a K-1 or "fiancee" visa. Farook...

GUEST COLUMN: Foundation is on the wrong side of history and the law
By: - 0 Sun, Dec 27, 2015

For years, football players at the Air Force Academy have knelt in the end zone and prayed before each game. Their voluntary, personal prayers, which...

GUEST COLUMN: Exaggerated problems belong on the sidelines
By: - 0 Fri, Dec 25, 2015

It wouldn't be the Christmas season without a Grinch trying to trample on religious freedom and liberty in our community.

Religious expression...

GUEST COLUMN: City working to provide housing for veterans
By: - 0 Thu, Dec 24, 2015

Colorado Springs is poised to be the first city in Colorado to end veteran homelessness. That was the message delivered by Gov. John Hickenlooper in...

LITTWIN: Why Democrats should love Donald Trump
By: - 0 Tue, Dec 22, 2015

If you watched Democratic Debate III, against the apparent wishes of the Democratic Party, you're probably talking about two things: Hillary...

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