Denver blog posts are perfect for holiday giving.
Colorado Pols shares a tweet from Senator Greg Brophy, who says Governor John Hickenlooper wanted to shoot melons with Brophy's AR-15 in September -- but now, he wants to take the weapon away.
View From a Height's J. Sharf on Newtown, A Conflict of Visions.
At Colorado Education News, John Carson, Douglas County School Board president, explains why he's for new teacher evaluations.
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