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Doug Lamborn Midterm Election Results: Republican Congressman Wins Another Term

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-Colo.) defeated Democrat Irv Halter Jr. in the state's 5th District Tuesday, the Associated Press reports. Lamborn has served ...

Friday Talking Points -- Games the Whole Family Can Play

Chris Weigant | Posted 12.03.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The head of the Secret Service abruptly resigned, after she got grilled by Congress over several disconcerting lapses which happened on her watch. She fell on her sword immediately, to her credit, rather than drawing the story out day after day.

Congressman Urges Military Generals to Publicly Resign in Protest of Obama's War Strategy

Corey Hutchins | Posted 11.26.2014 | Politics
Corey Hutchins

Republican U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn of Colorado says he and others have met with generals behind the scenes and urged them to resign if they disagree with the White House's military policy in the Middle East.

GOP Congressman Urges U.S. Generals To Resign In Protest Of Obama

The Huffington Post | Amanda Gutterman | Posted 09.27.2014 | Politics

As U.S.-led airstrikes continue Friday near the Syrian border with Iraq, it's hard to imagine what would make the situation worse than the military su...

GOP Expedites Obama Lawsuit Amid Looming Gridlock On Key Issues

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 09.29.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to begin a monthlong break, Congress leavened its customary heavy partisanship on Wednesday with a pinch of compromise, adva...

GOP Constituents Depend On Aid That GOP Is Blocking

AP | NICHOLAS RICCARDI | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — When federal emergency unemployment benefits expired last month, the effects ran deep in a Colorado county marked by ...

'War On Christmas' Debate Continues Right Up To Christmas Eve

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.23.2014 | Politics

Santa may already be riding his sleigh around the globe doling out gifts, but that did not stop US lawmakers and conservative groups Tuesday from warn...

Amanda Terkel

New GOP Plan Would Save Military From Sequestration By Cutting Social Security | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A pair of House Republicans have a new bill that would spare the military from sequestration by cutting the Social Security benefits of ...

Jared Gilmour

House Republicans Passed Three Bills To Help The Natural Gas Industry Just This Week | Jared Gilmour | Posted 11.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans in the House have been busy this week, passing three pieces of legislation that would help the natural gas industry by circu...

House Approves Bill To Speed Up Drilling

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 11.20.2013 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House approved a bill Wednesday aimed at speeding up drilling for oil and natural gas. The measure was one of three energy me...

Is the Tea Party's Issue with Obama a Racial One?

Andy Ostroy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

The Tea Party in particular, judging by the words and actions of many in this radical right-wing faction, seem sickened by the fact that a black man lives in the White House.

CO Springs Talk-Radio Host: Gays Kissing on CNN "Disgusting"

Jason Salzman | Posted 03.17.2013 | Denver
Jason Salzman

KVOR talk-radio host Jeff Crank and his producer were chatting Jan. 5 about how horribly trashy CNN's New Year's Eve special was. But one thing that really pissed off Crank was CNN's first on-air kiss of 2013.

Denver's Biggest, Stupidest Stories of 2012

The Denver Diatribe | Posted 02.26.2013 | Denver
The Denver Diatribe

What say you, 2012? Along with reviewing the big, important Colorado headlines, Jared and Ron look back fondly at the many ridiculous, overblown, laughable, stupido news stories of the year.

Doug Lamborn Lashes Out Against Major Colo. Newspaper

The Colorado Independent | Posted 06.21.2012 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's Scot Kersgaard: The race for the Republican nomination for the Fifth District congressional seat, centered in Color...

Have You No Decency, Republicans? Congress Must Censure Extremist Members Over 'Child Porn' Abuse of Coal Mining Witness

Jeff Biggers | Posted 08.05.2012 | Green
Jeff Biggers

The reckless congressional staff behind this unconscionable act of abuse of power, paid by our tax dollars, must be brought to justice.

Rep. Lamborn Says Others Played Hookie With Him

Jason Salzman | Posted 03.26.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

This morning, Rep. Doug Lamborn told radio host Steve Kelley that he wasn't the only member of Congress to skip President Obama's SOTU speech yesterday, implying, perhaps, that he was being singled out unfairly.

GOP Congressman Plans Boycott Of State Of The Union Address

Posted 01.23.2012 | Politics

Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-Colo.) announced plans Monday to boycott President Obama's State of the Union address. In a statement, Lamborn said he won't b...

Colo. Springs Dems 'Outraged' Over Lamborn's 'Tar Baby' Remark

Posted 10.08.2011 | Denver

El Paso County democrats and NAACP activists are taking aim at Congressman Doug Lamborn for his “tar baby” remarks he made about President Obama. ...

Sherri Shepherd Rages At GOP Rep. For Obama Comment

Posted 10.03.2011 | Media

Sherri Shepherd lashed out at Rep. Doug Lamborn, the Colorado Republican who likened President Obama to a "tar baby." Lamborn made the comments on ...

WATCH: Rep. Lamborn On Olbermann's 'Worst Persons' Segment

Posted 10.03.2011 | Denver

After Rep. Doug Lamborn's (R-Colo.) recent "tar baby" gaffe on the Caplis and Silverman radio show and his subsequent written apology to President Oba...

GOP Rep Apologizes To Obama For 'Tar Baby' Comments

Posted 10.02.2011 | Politics

Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-Co.) has apologized for the controversial “tar baby” comment he made on a local radio show last week while discussing Preside...

UPDATE: Rep. Lamborn Apologizes For Using Controversial Term

Posted 10.01.2011 | Denver

Congressman Doug Lamborn, U.S. Representative for Colorado, was recently on the 630 KHOW Capils and Silverman radio show discussing President Obama, t...

Denver Slutwalk 2011: Taking Back the Streets

Nancy Cronk | Posted 09.03.2011 | Denver
Nancy Cronk

Hundreds of women and men in Colorado came together Saturday, July 2nd, 2011 to take back the streets of Denver and send two simple messages: rape is a violent crime, not a sexual act, and women never ask to be raped.

Lamborn's Anti-Energy Boondoggle and Republican Failure to Grasp Renewable Energy

Anne Butterfield | Posted 08.20.2011 | Denver
Anne Butterfield

Since the mid terms, the Republican stand seems to be that more oil is better. And to heck with asthma and other chronic ailments directly linked to automotive pollution.

Doug Lamborn's Bill To De-Fund NPR Set For Thursday Vote

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

WASHINGTON — The House on Thursday voted to end federal funding to National Public Radio. Republican supporters said it made good fiscal sense, ...