Colorado in focus: Colorado government officials meet in Aspen to vow action on climate change
Watchdog News | May 22, 2017
Denver Post: Colorado government officials meet in Aspen to vow action on climate change Mayors, council members and county commissioners from throughout Colorado debated Friday with climate experts in Aspen if local efforts to curb greenhouse-gas emissions will be enough to save a warming planet. Some officials noted that big, bold moves by the U.S. […]
Haupt: Justice and the political machine
William Haupt III | May 22, 2017
 “Now and then an innocent man is sent to the legislature.” – Kin Hubbard, political humorist For those who are not familiar with Justitia, the symbol of law, she is the badge and emblem that mirrors the values and morals of free men in a nation of lawmakers. She stands for a society where men […]
Colorado in focus: Legislature passes culture-changing reform for Division of Youth Corrections
Watchdog News | May 15, 2017
The Denver Post: Legislature passes culture-changing reform for Division of Youth Corrections A bill passed in the legislative session’s final hours calls for wide-ranging reform within Colorado’s 10 youth corrections centers, a system under intense scrutiny after reports detailing violence, pain-compliance techniques and a body restraint called the “wrap.” The measure, which will become law with Gov. […]