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Andrew Romanoff (credit: CBS)

Former House Speaker Romanoff To Run For Congress

Former Colorado Speaker of the House Andrew Romanoff announced Saturday he will run for the 6th Congressional District seat in 2014.

02/02/2013

Lt. Gov.-Elect Joe Garcia on Nov. 2, 2010. (Photo by Matt McClain/Getty Images)

Garcia: The Latest Coloradan Called Up

Reports of Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia being nominated as President Obama’s next Secretary of Labor continues Colorado’s strong national influence, and will trigger quite the domino affect in Colorado politics.

01/31/2013

U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar at the Democratic National Convention on Sept.4, 2012 in Charlotte, N.C. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Interior Secretary Salazar Leaving Obama’s Cabinet

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, who oversaw a moratorium on offshore drilling after the BP oil spill and promoted alternative energy sources throughout the nation, will step down in March.

01/16/2013

The Colorado River (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Colorado River Seen As Depleting Regional Resource

Federal officials say rising demand and falling supply pose a risk of water shortages over the next 50 years for some 40 million people dependent on the Colorado River.

12/12/2012

A wild horse on the Western Slope (credit: CBS)

Ken Salazar: Wild Horse Sales To Be Scrutinized

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is restricting the number of wild horses people can buy from the federal government and promises to prosecute those who sell mustangs for slaughter.

12/11/2012

The Colorado River (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

US, Mexico Rewrite Rules On Sharing Colorado River

The United States and Mexico are rewriting rules on how to share water from the Colorado River, capping a five-year effort to form a united front against future drought in their western states.

11/20/2012

U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar at the event near Colorado Springs (credit: CBS)

Ken Salazar Apologizes After Threatening To Punch Reporter

He threatened to punch a reporter and now U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar says he regrets it.

11/14/2012

The Colorado River (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Colorado, Other Western Communities Boiling Over Water Quality

Communities across the West are demanding limits on oil shale drilling along the Colorado River over concerns the thirst for oil could lead to polluted water supplies for millions of people.

10/29/2012

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Both Sides React To 2nd Presidential Debate

In the aftermath of last night’s combative debate in suburban New York, President Barack Obama campaigns today in Iowa, while Mitt Romney will be in Virginia.

10/17/2012

The Sangre de Cristo Conservation Area (credit: CBS)

Salazar Creates Sangre De Cristo Conservation Area

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar says he’s creating a conservation area in the San Luis Valley now that billionaire Louis Bacon has agreed to protect more of his vast landholdings in southern Colorado.

09/14/2012

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