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Close Martin Drake Power Plant as soon as possible, ex-Colorado Springs city manager urges
Close Martin Drake Power Plant as soon as possible, ex-Colorado Springs city manager urges

By: Conrad Swanson - 0 12 hr ago

Acknowledging health concerns took a back seat to keeping costs down while he was Colorado Springs city manager, Jim Mullen this week joined those...

First lady visits migrant children at Texas detention center
First lady visits migrant children at Texas detention center

By: - 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

McALLEN, Texas— Melania Trump made an unannounced visit to a Texas facility Thursday to get a first-hand look at some of the migrant children sent...

Houston, Miami, Milwaukee make cut for 2020 Dem Convention after Denver withdraws

By: - 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

HOUSTON — Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner says Houston, Milwaukee and the Miami area are the finalists to host the 2020 Democratic National Convention....

Supreme Court rules that states may require online retailers to collect sales taxes
Supreme Court rules that states may require online retailers to collect sales taxes

By: - 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

WASHINGTON - A divided Supreme Court ruled Thursday that states may require online retailers to collect billions of dollars of sales tax revenue owed...

Colorado lawmakers react to Trump dumping border policy
Colorado lawmakers react to Trump dumping border policy

By: Joey Bunch - 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

Colorado lawmakers are weighing in on President Donald Trump's decision to end a policy of dividing families at the U.S.-Mexico border. Trump signed...

Majority approve of Trump's North Korea effort, according to poll
Majority approve of Trump's North Korea effort, according to poll

By: - 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

WASHINGTON — A majority of Americans now approve of President Donald Trump's handling of U.S. relations with North Korea, a change that comes after his...

In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule
In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule

By: - 0 Wed, Jun 20, 2018

WASHINGTON — Bowing to pressure from anxious allies, President Donald Trump abruptly reversed himself Wednesday and signed an executive order halting...

Trump ends Obama-era policy to protect oceans, created after Deepwater Horizon oil spill
Trump ends Obama-era policy to protect oceans, created after Deepwater Horizon oil spill

By: - 0 Wed, Jun 20, 2018

President Donald Trump on Wednesday ended an eight-year-old policy to protect oceans. The policy was created as hundreds of millions of gallons of oil...

Trump says he'll be 'signing something' soon on detained children
Trump says he'll be 'signing something' soon on detained children

By: - 0 Wed, Jun 20, 2018

WASHINGTON — Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has drafted an executive action for President Donald Trump that would direct her department...

Gardner addresses 416 fire on the U.S. Senate floor
Gardner addresses 416 fire on the U.S. Senate floor

By: Joey Bunch - 0 Wed, Jun 20, 2018

U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner talked about Southwest Colorado's 416 Fire on the chamber floor Tuesday morning, proud of the way the government and fire crews...

Trump, GOP leaders strain for migrant-kids solution
Trump, GOP leaders strain for migrant-kids solution

By: - 0 Tue, Jun 19, 2018

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Tuesday told House Republicans he is "1,000 percent" behind their rival immigration bills, providing no clear...

Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council
Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

By: - 0 Tue, Jun 19, 2018

WASHINGTON — The United States announced Tuesday it was leaving the United Nations' Human Rights Council, with Ambassador Nikki Haley calling it "an...

Marijuana industry a growing political force at the Colorado Capitol
Marijuana industry a growing political force at the Colorado Capitol

By: - 0 Tue, Jun 19, 2018

The marijuana industry in Colorado has grown quickly into a potent lobbying force at the Colorado Capitol. Marijuana businesses, law firms,...

Lawmakers barred from child migrant facility in Florida
Lawmakers barred from child migrant facility in Florida

By: - 0 Tue, Jun 19, 2018

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson accused the Trump administration of a "cover-up" after officials denied him entry Tuesday to a detention center...

Trump, GOP to huddle as outrage builds over border policy
Trump, GOP to huddle as outrage builds over border policy

By: - 0 Tue, Jun 19, 2018

WASHINGTON — Calls are mounting on Capitol Hill for the Trump administration to end the separation of families at the southern border ahead of a visit...