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Sheriff publishes puff piece

Wednesday, May 6, 2009

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We all know that local government is in crisis, right? Thanks to the recession, not to mention the unavoidable constraints imposed by TABOR, our elected officials are finding it difficult to fund even the basic needs of government, right?  No money for frills-it’s just meat and potatoes at the city and the county, right? So how, […]

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Conservatives are … as conservatives do

Friday, March 13, 2009

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Got a fancy, little four-color mailer from Congressman Doug Lamborn in the mail yesterday, decrying the stimulus bill.  Lamborn wants us to know that he’ll “continue the fight to reduce spending, debt and taxes.” Admirable goals, congressman, but how does your vow to reduce spending square with your willingness (nay, eagerness!) to spend tens of […]

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Pinon Canon

Thursday, March 12, 2009

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The Pueblo Chieftain is reporting that the Army is close to an agreement with a Denver landowner to lease 70,000 acres near, but not adjacent to, the present Pinon Canon maneuver site. Area ranchers and members of Colorado’s congressional delegation were quick to condemn the proposed deal, saying that it represents an attempt by the Army to […]

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