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Jeb Bush at the event in Denver on Tuesday (credit: CBS)

Jeb Bush In Denver, Pushes For Stronger Defense & Foreign Policy

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush called Tuesday for a stronger national defense and a consistent foreign policy but said the U.S. shouldn’t enter into another Cold War.

04/07/2015

Sen. Cory Gardner (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Gardner Voices Doubts About Nuclear Deal With Iran

Republican Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado said Monday that he has serious reservations about a planned multinational agreement with Iran over its nuclear program and that Congress should vote on whether to approve the deal.

04/06/2015

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Hancock Optimistic Judge’s Block Of Immigration Order Only Equates To A Delay

Colorado supporters of President Barack Obama’s executive order on immigration reform say they are disappointed but not surprised that a judge has blocked the order.

02/17/2015

Greater sage grouse (credit: npr.org)

Interior Still Plans To Decide On Protection For Sage Grouse

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has reiterated the federal government will decide whether the greater sage grouse should get protected status despite legislation attempting to block such a listing.

01/27/2015

Banners promote free phones under the Lifeline program. (credit: CBS)

Phone Company ‘Outraged’ By Fraud, Abuse In ‘Obamaphone’ Program

A nationwide cellphone company distributing phones and cellphone plans in Denver as part of a massive government program says it is “outraged by the unacceptable actions” uncovered by a CBS4 undercover investigation.

01/26/2015

CBS4's Howard Nathan talks with Silver Mine Subs owner and State of the Union address guest Carolyn Reed (credit: CBS)

Denver Woman Who Wrote President Letter Invited To State Of The Union Address

Two people from Colorado will be guests of the White House during Tuesday’s State of the Union address.

01/19/2015

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Activists Push Obama, GOP On Immigration Policy

Two months after President Barack Obama’s executive order spared roughly five million illegal immigrants from deportation — including more than 100,000 in Colorado — those who would benefit from the policy say nothing’s changed.

01/16/2015

Climber Tommy Caldwell was first to pull himself atop a 3,000-foot sheer granite face in Yosemite National Park, followed by his longtime friend Kevin Jorgeson. (credit: CBS)

2 Friends Climb Into History By Their Bloodied Fingertips

American rock climber Tommy Caldwell was first to pull himself atop a 3,000-foot sheer granite face in Yosemite National Park, followed minutes later by his longtime friend Kevin Jorgeson.

01/15/2015

U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman, R-Colorado (credit: CBS)

Rep. Coffman Splits With Republicans To Oppose Dreamer Roll Back

Congressman Mike Coffman voted against overturning one of President Barack Obama’s key immigration policies even though he disagrees with the president using executive orders to deal with immigration.

01/14/2015

Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) holds his speakers gavel during the first session of the 114th Congress in the House Chambers January 6, 2015  in Washington, DC. Today Congress convened its first session of the 114th Congress with Republicans controlling both the House and Senate.  (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

The Boehner Non-Rebellion A Non-Problem For GOP

The short lived and ineffective rebellion of 25 conservative Republican Congressmen during the re-election of Speaker of the House John Boehner made headlines but not much else difference in the big scheme of things.

01/06/2015

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