What’s left out is that most transit funding comes from the regional level.
As the state struggles to fund roads and bridges, there is no justification for forcing rural or low-income Coloradans to subsidize wealthier Front Range residents who want to buy a second or third vehicle.
“I didn’t do this to embarrass anybody, to personally vilify anybody. But I was getting, quite frankly, very concerned we were bordering on some pretty unethical and potentially illegal things. And I wasn’t going to jail for them. I wasn’t going to get indicted for them.” — Sean Conway
Politicians in Denver and at the local level should reduce corporate welfare spending that puts small businesses at a disadvantage, cut taxes and regulations, and shrink their government bureaucracies.
Let’s face it: punishment is fun if you have a little score to settle with the world. You get to mistreat your opponents and feel righteous while doing it.
The campaign to block Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt from becoming EPA administrator shows green groups have learned nothing from the 2016 election and still have big problems with blue-collar voters.
“He had a way of poking through the pretenses that he saw from politicians and from others, but always in a very gentlemanly and friendly way,” — John Temple, former editor of the Rocky Mountain News on the passing of reporter and columnist Peter Blake.
The new committee could tackle the Obama EPA’s ozone standard, which has attracted strong bipartisan criticism in Colorado.