Post Tagged with: "Tom Steyer"

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Free advice for Tom Steyer: Go back to California

The California billionaire and anti-fossil fuel activist is bad at politics, plain and simple.

By Simon Lomax · November 9, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Economy, Elections, Energy, Environment, Gold Dome, National, Politics
The closer: Climate crusader Al Gore makes final argument for Democrats in Colorado

The closer: Climate crusader Al Gore makes final argument for Democrats in Colorado

For the left, Al Gore is the perfect surrogate to close out this year’s election in Colorado. He’s national politics, left-wing politics and climate politics all rolled into one.

By Simon Lomax · November 8, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Criminal Justice, Economy, Elections, Energy, Environment, Gold Dome, National, Politics
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Democrats promise new climate committee to push Tom Steyer’s anti-fossil fuel agenda through Colorado legislature

The new climate committee will partner with Conservation Colorado, a group with close ties to the California billionaire environmentalist, according to a senior lawmaker.

By Simon Lomax · October 29, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Elections, Energy, Environment, Gold Dome, National, Politics
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Soros makes big move in Colorado as left-wing cash pummels down-ballot candidates

New York financier George Soros joins other left-wing groups and donors, including California billionaire Tom Steyer, in campaign to win down-ballot races in Colorado this year.

By Simon Lomax · October 24, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Elections, Energy, Environment, Gold Dome, National, Politics
E-mails: Six-figure job at CU law school changed to part-time for regent candidate

E-mails: Six-figure job at CU law school changed to part-time for regent candidate

“Will work 3/4 time so have time to campaign,” Madden wrote in an e-mail after accepting the $110,000 per year position. “Dream job for me!!”

By Simon Lomax · October 14, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Elections, Energy, Environment, Gold Dome, Higher Education, Politics
Steyer-nara: Democrat disowns fossil-fuel divestment in quest for seat on university board

Steyer-nara: Democrat disowns fossil-fuel divestment in quest for seat on university board

After months of tip-toeing around the issue, CU Regent candidate Alice Madden says she will not support fossil-fuel divestment at the university.

By Simon Lomax · October 13, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Education, Energy, Environment, Gold Dome, National, Politics
Clean Power Plan will bring back cap-and-trade, Gov. Ritter says

Clean Power Plan will bring back cap-and-trade, Gov. Ritter says

“You’ll get a different kind of a cap-and-trade bill, but the cap will be the one set by the Clean Power Plan,” Gov. Ritter tells an environmental conference in Ohio.

By Simon Lomax · October 7, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Economy, Elections, Energy, Environment, Gold Dome, National
Steyer alert: Business leaders sound the alarm over Colorado state legislature

Steyer alert: Business leaders sound the alarm over Colorado state legislature

With California billionaire Tom Steyer playing a huge role in down-ballot races, the Colorado Association of Commerce and Industry says state legislative races are “the most critical thing for this election cycle.”

By Simon Lomax · October 1, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Business/Economy, Economy, Elections, Energy, Environment, Gold Dome, Politics
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Conservation California: Tom Steyer funds enviro campaign for control of Colorado state legislature

The San Francisco hedge-fund manager and anti-fossil fuel activist is funding the campaign arm of Conservation Colorado in his quest for control of the Colorado state legislature.

By Simon Lomax · September 24, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Economy, Elections, Energy, Environment, Gold Dome, Politics
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Energy politics loom over Western Colorado’s Club 20 debate

Even with the demise of anti-fracking ballot measures, energy remains a hot issue in Colorado elections this year, thanks to Tom Steyer and the presidential candidates.

By Simon Lomax · September 9, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Economy, Elections, Energy, Environment, Gold Dome, Politics