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What is American Impeachment? A Punishment or a Process?

What is American Impeachment? A Punishment or a Process?

January 9, 2020

The 2010s are coming quickly a grand finale, offering a truly fascinating political landscape that can only be rivaled by HBO's House of Cards. As the...

CC, DD and What They Mean

CC, DD and What They Mean

October 30, 2019

It's time to cast your votes again in the state of Colorado. This time the focus is on school district boards as well as two new propositions state-wide....

Trump’s 3-Part Plan for the Opioid Epidemic

Lauran Hamm, Reporter

March 28, 2018

President Donald Trump addressed the nation live on Monday, March 19, from Manchester, New Hampshire -- where the opioid overdose rate is the second highest in the country -- to address a three-part plan the administration will take as an effort to curb the count of 115 people who die from opioids every day. The plan calls for harsher punishment, prevention and compassionate...

Pre-Midterm Voting With Your Wallet

Pre-Midterm Voting With Your Wallet

March 9, 2018

Continuing in the wake of the Parkland, FL school shooting, survivors and their supporters are leaning heavily on federal and state government to cha...

Mueller Investigation Indictments

Liam Toomey, Reporter

March 4, 2018

Robert Mueller’s team handed out an indictment of three Russian corporations and 13 Russian nationals with multiple counts of conspiracy of defrauding the US, committing wire fraud, and identity theft. The document reveals the breadth of the what the investigation knows about Russia’s systematic interference in the American political atmosphere since 2014. The fir...

2018 Women’s March

2018 Women’s March

January 28, 2018

Fierce, powerful, beautiful, strong, and resilient: I’m talking about women. On Jan. 20 was the second Women’s march. Women, men, teenagers, and chil...

Congress and Cabinet Watch III: Secretary of State Tillerson is Emptying State Department

Vicki Johnson, Politics Editor

December 10, 2017

Tycoon Rex Tillerson could be the poster-child for oil barons. He held the post of Exxon Mobile's Chairman and CEO since 2006 until earlier this year, when President Trump nominated him to a high-ranking cabinet member position in the Administration—Secretary of State. Rex Tillerson was not in the public spotlight prior, except presumably among oil executive circles. He likel...

Congress and Cabinet Watch IV: Treasury Secretary Mnuchin, and the Republican Tax Bill

Congress and Cabinet Watch IV: Treasury Secretary Mnuchin, and the Republican Tax Bill

December 8, 2017

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has been on protestors' radar a few times in recent history. He is a banker who worked for Goldman Sachs for 17 years a...

The Fairness Doctrine: To Be or Not to Be Fair and Balanced

The Fairness Doctrine: To Be or Not to Be Fair and Balanced

April 28, 2017

The airwaves belong to the public. It is the duty of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to regulate broadcasting stations to ensure that any ...