Friday, January 7, 2011

Colorado Political News Brief – 1.7.2011

Gardner votes in favor of Congressional cuts.
The Colorado Republican spoke Thursday on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives in favor of the new Congress’ first spending cut measure….. Read More

Saguache County election debacle still unresolved.
A disputed election in a sleepy county in south-central Colorado has erupted into a cacophony of bipartisan complaints that the clerk and recorder is improperly certifying its results for her own benefit….. Read More

Outgoing transportation head won’t be out of work long.
Russell George has been named as the top pick to replace John Boyd as Colorado Northwestern Community College president….. Read More

Scott McInnis won’t be returning to Denver law firm.
Former Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott McInnis won’t be returning to the Denver office of Hogan Lovells….. Read More

Douglas Bruce fails to turn in a petition to have his own "strong mayor" issue.
Taxpayers Bill of Rights author Douglas Bruce has failed to turn in a petition to have his own "strong mayor" issue put on the Colorado Springs ballot ….. Read More

Healthcare law infringes on right to have babies in garbage cans.
Constitutional interpretation can lead the unpracticed down surprising and even dark rhetorical alleyways. It happened to controversial Republican Iowa Rep. Steve King today on Capitol Hill at a Rules Committee hearing on the GOP plan to repeal the healthcare reform law….. Read More

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