Jared Polis

CBS4's Alan Gionet talks to Rep. Jared Polis about Pres. Obama's immigration reform (credit: CBS)

Polis Applauds Obama’s Action On Immigration Reform

Colorado Democrat Rep. Jared Polis is applauding President Obama’s action on immigration reform calling it “great news for our country.”

11/21/2014

Immigration activists rally at a church where Arturo Hernandez is living to avoid deportation (credit: CBS)

Those On The Verge Of Deportation Find Hope In Obama’s Immigration Reform Plan

A man held up in a church in Denver, on the verge of getting deported, finds new hope in President Obama’s pledge for immigration reform by the end of the year.

11/06/2014

Rep. Jared Polis (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Democrat Jared Polis Re-Elected To U.S. House

Democratic Rep. Jared Polis of Boulder has won a fourth term.

11/04/2014

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Democrats’ Streak On The Line In Colorado Election

Befitting its status as a national political bellwether, Colorado is home to at least three nationally watched political races that will be decided Tuesday.

11/03/2014

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Marijuana Industry Makes Political Donations

The entrepreneurs of the young U.S. marijuana industry are taking another step into the mainstream, becoming political donors who use some of their profits to support cannabis-friendly candidates and ballot questions that could bring legal pot to more states.

09/29/2014

A drilling operation in Erie (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper Optimistic About Fracking Panel

Gov. John Hickenlooper says resolving land-use conflicts between energy companies and homeowners is one of the most important issues he’s worked on and he’s optimistic a panel he assembled will provide recommendations to minimize clashes.

09/09/2014

The Mork & Mindy House in Boulder (credit: CBS)

Boulder Memorial To Robin Williams Grows

Fans mourning the death of Robin Williams continued to flock Tuesday to the house made famous in Williams’ 1970s sitcom “Mork & Mindy.”

08/12/2014

The Eisenhower–Johnson Memorial Tunnels (credit: CBS)

New Fire Suppression System For Eisenhower Tunnel Get Green Light

It’s one of the biggest concerns in Colorado’s highway system — what if the Eisenhower–Johnson Memorial Tunnels had to be closed and repaired? The state is moving one step closer to making sure that doesn’t happen.

08/06/2014

Gov. John Hickenlooper and Rep. Jared Polis, left, at an Aug. 4, 2014, news conference announcing a compromise on fracking measures. (credit: CBS)

Fracking Compromise May Create a Bigger Fight in 2016

While the big compromise announced this week may keep fracking off of the 2014 ballot, it may have only intensified the fight in the next round.

08/05/2014

Activists protest a fracking compromise between Gov. Hickenlooper and Rep. Jared Polis (credit: CBS)

Anti-Fracking Activists Tell Rep. Polis They’re Upset With Compromise

Not everyone is happy about a fracking compromise announced on Monday.

08/05/2014

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