Phony gun votes by Bennet, Udall

In Blog, Notes by Mark Hillman1 Comment

The Washington Post reports that the ballyhooed vote by Colorado Sens. Michael Bennet and Mark Udall in favor of nationwide reciprocity for concealed-carry permit holders was a sham, staged with …

Ritter backs cap-and-tax despite costs to Colorado

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Kudos to Heritage Foundation for this clip of Gov. Bill Ritter waffling on Waxman-Markey but backing the basic concept of cap-and-tax, despite documented costs to Colorado’s economy. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Igpvmf9oTg&eurl=http%3A%2F%2Fblog%2Eheritage%2Eorg%2F2009%2F07%2F21%2Fvideo%2Dgov%2Dritter%2Drefuses%2Dto%2Dendorse%2Dwaxman%2Dmarkey%2F&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]

NEA lawyer: It’s all about power, money, job protection

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[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-piPkgAUo0w&eurl=http%3A%2F%2Fblog%2Eheritage%2Eorg%2F2009%2F07%2F09%2Fnea%2Dgeneral%2Dcounsel%2Dunion%2Ddues%2Dnot%2Deducation%2Dare%2Dour%2Dtop%2Dpriority%2F&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] Not since the late Albert Shanker has a teachers union official been so candid about the true priorities of the National Education Association.  Shanker, the late president of the …