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Aron Diaz gets it wrong on Jordan Cove

April 29, 2016

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As you may have already gleaned from the presidential primary, the Republican Party – like the oil & gas industry – is in shambles. That sense of disarray has trickled down to local party politics especially in the Garfield County Commissioners race. For the first time in 20 years, Republican incumbent John Martin faces opposition […]

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Fracking fanatics cling to false hopes for Jordan Cove

April 22, 2016

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Colorado’s fracking fanatics desperate to breathe life into the Jordan Cove Project have stepped up their lobbying campaign, with a little help from their friends at The Daily Sentinel. Oil, gas group unanimous in backing of Jordan Cove The Jordan Cove LNG project and 232-mile connecting transmission pipeline were the focus of meetings in Grand […]

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Tell CO Legislature to decommission COGCC

April 21, 2016

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Take action! Tell the Colorado Legislature to decommission the COGCC Renewables NOW! Please join 350 Colorado and partner organizations in sending a message to our state legislators calling for decommissioning the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) and ending the COGCC’s betrayal of public trust, health, safety and well-being while accommodating the oil and […]

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Colorado oil and gas ballot measures begin petition process

April 18, 2016

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Two statewide oil and gas measures, one for local control and the other for greater setbacks, survived their final legal challenges to begin collecting signatures. Coloradans Resisting Extreme Energy Development (CREED) announced today that, their issues committee, “Yes for Health and Safety Over Fracking,” is ready to proceed with signature gathering for two of its […]

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Stop Colorado push to resurrect Jordan Cove Project

April 13, 2016

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Hey Colorado! Oregon needs our help The FERC denied the Jordan Cove Project on March 11. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) denied an application by Pacific Connector to construct and operate a 232-mile pipeline, which would have completed the supply chain of natural gas from the Piceance Basin in western Colorado, to Jordan Cove […]

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Hey Colorado! Oregon needs our help

April 13, 2016

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URGENT CALL TO ACTION! Speak up for private property rights and against Jordan Cove! Breaking news – Jody McCaffree, Executive Director of Oregon’s Citizens Against LNG, reports to From the Styx that Colorado politicians and natural gas promoters are putting pressure on the FERC to reconsider the Pacific Connector pipeline and Jordan Cove project: “They […]

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Koch Brothers Attempt to Kill Single-Payer Health Care in Colorado

March 30, 2016

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By Michael Corcoran* An original Truthout Report Colorado’s efforts to become the first state to pass a public, universal health care system are facing stiff opposition from right-wing organizations, many of which are funded by or affiliated with brothers Charles and David Koch. As expected, these moneyed interests are doing everything they can to stop […]

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Will Jordan Cove pipedream be resurrected?

March 24, 2016

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Like the mad Dr. Frankenstein furiously tried to reanimate his zombie creature, Veresen is keeping the Jordan Cove pipedream on life support while they scramble for investors to breathe life into the 12-year long fantasy of doom. They don’t call it fossil fuel for nothing. On March 11, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) denied […]

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Activists weigh ballot initiatives

February 25, 2016

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The internets were all abuzz this week as activists weighed and measured 3 proposed ballot initiatives under consideration for the upcoming 2016 election cycle. Last December, Coloradans Resisting Extreme Energy Development (CREED) submitted paperwork for 11 ballot initiative proposals to the Colorado Secretary of State’s office. Eight of the 11 addressed mandatory well setbacks from […]

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Aliso Canyon only the tip of the methane iceberg

February 24, 2016

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As EPA acknowledges increased severity of methane problem, Earthworks’ new infrared map and 180+ videos of oil & gas air pollution show need for strong standards Washington D.C. — Just as the worst methane leak in California’s history is sealed, and the Environmental Protection Agency acknowledged the U.S. pollutes much more methane than previously estimated, […]

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