The Fort Lyon project isn’t the first homeless initiative that Hickenlooper has backed
DENVER – Gov. John Hickenlooper successfully pushed a plan to transfer homeless people to Fort Lyon in southeast Colorado for rehabilitation despite arguments from both Democrats and Republicans against spending more than $10.5 million on the untested program. Read more »
Fifty-five of the state’s 62 county sheriffs filed a federal lawsuit Friday challenging the gun-control measures
DENVER–It’s not every day that Colorado’s county sheriffs are accused of supporting criminals, but that’s what happened Friday after 55 sheriffs filed a lawsuit against two new gun-control laws.
The Colorado Senate Democrats issued a message on Twitter saying, “2day CO sheriffs stood in opposition of CO’s new gun laws, but not w/law-abiding citizens, but with criminals.” Read more »
SURVEY: A majority of likely voters believe President Obama or his top aides were aware that the IRS was improperly targeting conservative groups
DENVER – Most Americans believe that President Obama or his top aides were aware that federal tax officials were improperly targeting conservative non-profit groups, and think those responsible should be fired or sent to prison, according to the results of a recent public opinion poll. Read more »
DOUBLE STANDARD? Left-leaning non-profits enjoy money, power, influence while conservative non-profits get harassed by the IRS
The administration is making it clear that President Obama believes the First Amendment applies fully to those who agree with him. Everyone else, not so much.
Some 500 conservative non-profit groups were subjected to politically motivated harassment, intimidation, delaying tactics, and carefully designed bureaucratic inertia in the run-up to the 2012 election. Read more »
McNULTY: By allowing early release loopholes to remain open, Democrats are gambling with public safety
There is no way to reconcile the murder of Colorado’s prison chief Tom Clements. A prison reformer who came to Colorado from Missouri, Mr. Clements pushed for prison programs aimed at helping inmates reintegrate into society — an important view and mission for anyone responsible for protecting the public from criminals and their harmful behavior. Read more »