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  • Blogs

    August 12, 2013

    Marijuana: Eric Holder calls for drug-sentencing reform but is silent on Colorado pot law

    Earlier this month, the White House announced hardline drug czar Gil Kerlikowske's nomination as the new U.S. Commissioner of Customs -- a move that caused some observers to wonder if the Obama administration was finally laying the groundwork for a more progressive approach to state marijuana laws l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2010

    Dick Wadhams suddenly getting laryngitis about Tom Tancredo's run for governor?

    Dick Wadhams.​In recent days, Colorado Republican Party boss Dick Wadhams has been eager to chat about Tom Tancredo. On Friday in this space, Wadhams blasted Tancredo's planned run for governor, and he gave Tancredo an earful on a radio talk show yesterday. But now that Tancredo is in the race ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2008

    Wayne Laugesen Vs. Richard Baker: The Debate

    A June 17 More Messages blog revolves around a column written by Colorado Springs Independent scribe Rich Tosches about Colorado Springs Gazette editorial page editor Wayne Laugesen. In the piece, an activist accuses Laugesen of insensitivity and more in regard to comments he made in a series of e-m ... More >>

  • News

    August 19, 2004

    Young Blood

    Rising political powerhouse Jared Polis is rich, tireless and filled with contradictions.

  • News

    December 16, 1999

    Communication Breakdown

    The Boulder Valley School District has a hard time learning how to teach kids with special needs.

  • News

    May 20, 1999

    Truth or Scare

    Drug-using DARE graduates come clean about the program's faults.

  • News

    October 8, 1998

    Uncivil Rites

    Intrigue, inaction and personnel disputes have one federal agency at war with itself. Can't we all just get along?

  • News

    December 14, 1994