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Fake outrage over Trump’s EPA pick will make matters worse for green groups

Fake outrage over Trump’s EPA pick will make matters worse for green groups

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.

By Simon Lomax · December 13, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Economy, Elections, Energy, Environment, National, Politics
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Nowhere to hide: National anti-fracking groups have blown their cover in Colorado

Next time around, it’s going to be much harder for big national environmental groups to pretend they’re homespun, grassroots and local.

By Simon Lomax · September 16, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Economy, Elections, Energy, Environment, Politics
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Dumpster fire: Anti-fracking groups face forgery investigation after ballot-measure debacle

One of the anti-fracking signature gatherers is actually pinning the blame on Denver’s homeless population.

By Simon Lomax · September 3, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Economy, Elections, Energy, Environment, Politics
Anti-fracking ballot measures are collapsing, so what happens next?

Anti-fracking ballot measures are collapsing, so what happens next?

Even without anti-fracking measures on the ballot, environmental politics will continue to play a huge role in Colorado elections this year.

By Simon Lomax · August 12, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Elections, Energy, Environment, Gold Dome, Politics
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Lomax: Desperate tactics discredit EPA’s bad-air chorus

Environmental activists are about to launch their annual scare campaign about air quality. It’s a yearly ritual aimed at boosting the federal EPA’s authority over states and businesses big and small.

By Simon Lomax · March 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Energy, Environment, National, Politics
Obama's climate deal leaves blue-collar, rural voters out in the cold

Obama's climate deal leaves blue-collar, rural voters out in the cold

Blue-collar and rural voters have been left in the cold while environmental groups toast themselves and whatever they think was achieved in Paris.

By Simon Lomax · December 30, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Elections, Energy, National, Politics
Martin Files: ‘Confidential’ Email Exposes Eco-Left Rift in Colorado

Martin Files: ‘Confidential’ Email Exposes Eco-Left Rift in Colorado

Martin and Wirth discussed coal mine closures in Western Colorado, which as Martin acknowledged may be what the environmental community wants but would be “bad for the miners and their families, bad for the local economy.”

By Michael Sandoval · April 23, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Energy, Environment, Michael Sandoval, Open Records, Top News