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Lastest Poll Results Shows Gardner and Beauprez Gaining Ground

Vote_Checkmark-300x300With election day less than 2 weeks away Democratic incumbent Mark Udall now trails Republican challenger Cory Gardner by 7 points in the Colorado race for U.S. Senate.  That according to the latest Suffolk University/USA TODAY poll.  The poll of likely voters shows 46 percent backing Gardner with 39% supporting Udall.  The Colorado race for governor continues to be a close race, with former Congressman Bob Beauprez, the Republican, leading Democratic incumbent John Hickenlooper 45 percent to 43 percent. Beauprez is gaining while Hickenlooper’s numbers have not moved from a month ago, when he led Beauprez 43 percent to 41 percent.  In Colordo the election this year is an all mail in ballot election.  If you wish to vote in person, or have not received your ballot in the mail.  Contact your local clerk and recorders office for assistance.

Statewide Energy Forum Will be Broadcast Live this Morning

forumToday’s energy forum in Denver can be heard live on 93.7 102.3 KRAI, 55 Country and KRAI.COM. The Consumer Energy Alliance is hosting a forum this morning that will give Colorado’s gubernatorial and senate candidates a chance to offer their visions of the state’s energy future to the public. The forum is sponsored by Continue reading

Election Ballots to be Mailed Today

Ballot-300Local elections clerks will start mailing out ballots today for the upcoming November election. Those that haven’t yet registered to vote, can still do so online. That must be done by the 27th of this month to count towards this year’s election. Early voting at the polls takes place October 20th through November 4th. November 4th is Continue reading

Statewide Energy Forum to be Broadcast Live on KRAI/55 Country

forumTomorrow’s energy forum in Denver will be broadcast live on 93.7102.3 KRAI, 55 Country and at KRAI.COM. The Consumer Energy Alliance is hosting a forum tomorrow morning that will give Colorado’s gubernatorial and senate candidates a chance to offer their visions of the state’s energy future to the public. The forum is sponsored by several Continue reading

Bloomberg Endorses Udall

mark-udall-300bloombergIt’s no surprise that Mark Udall has been endorsed by New York’s Michael Bloomberg in the Colorado senate race this year. The Continue reading

Sierra Club Supports Udall

sierra clubThe Sierra Club has announced their support for Mark Udall in this year’s senate race. The announcement doesn’t come as a surprise, as Udall has been a strong supporter of the Obama Administration’s climate and energy policies and the war on coal. In fact, the Sierra Club says those are the reasons for their support. The group blasted Udall’s Continue reading

Senators Ask for More Comment Time on EPA Rules

EPA-300The U.S. Senate is asking the Obama Administration for more time to collect public comment on the EPA’s proposed carbon emissions rules. Yesterday a majority of the senate signed a letter to EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, asking for a 60-day extension due to the complexity and scope of the regulation. That Continue reading

Udall Gets Support From California Billionaire Environmentalist

mark-udall-300Mark Udall’s campaign is getting a big boost from a California billionaire. Tom Steyer’s political action committee has released its first round of attack ads against Cory Gardner. Steyer has vowed to support all of the lawmakers that support his environmental agenda, which includes the war on coal, as well Continue reading

Thousands Attend Rally Against EPA Rules in Denver

EPA-300The Environmental Protection Agency’s hearings on Proposed Carbon Emissions Rules continue today in Denver.  Yesterday, thousands showed up for a rally against the new rules at Lincoln Park, across from the capitol in Denver.  Speeches were made promoting the use of coal as a clean and cost effective way to produce electricity.  Some Continue reading

Hickenlooper, Udall Yet to Address Northwest Colorado

JOHN-HICKENLOOPER-300mark-udall-300Still no further word from the John Hickenlooper and Mark Udall camps on when they will be able to address the concerns of their Northwest Colorado constituents.  A couple Continue reading

Gardner, Daines Encourage Committee to Delay Sage Grouse Listing

sage_grouse-300Yesterday Colorado Congressman Cory Gardner and Montana Congressman Steve Daines sent a letter to the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior and Environment requesting that authorized federal funds from the National Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) program Continue reading

Gardner Responds to Udall’s Debate Challenge

gardnerCory Gardner says Mark Udall’s challenge to him to participate in a debate is just “posturing”.  Gardner says he has already agreed to 6 debates throughout the state, debates Udall himself has yet to commit to.  Udall issued the challenge earlier this week, and invited the League of Women Voters to facilitate.  Gardner says he has already Continue reading