Editorials

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Consumers push hard on Ford’s accelerator

By Staff

Ford Motor Co. may not be the emblem of a thriving, 21st century American auto company. But it’s moving in that direction. And, unlike General Motors and Chrysler, it is doing so without any bailout money from the federal ...


Mikolai victorious

By Staff

Congratulations to Palisade resident and local Public Television official Greg Mikolai. He defeated fellow Palisade resident Rose Femia Pugliese in the race for the District E seat on the Mesa County Valley School District 51 Board of ...


Term-limits extension was the right decision

By Staff

Tuesday’s votes on extending term limits for three elected positions related to law enforcement may not have been a referendum on the men who currently hold those offices. But by extending the term limits for Mesa County sheriff, ...


GOP ascendant?

By Staff

As we noted Tuesday, it would be wrong to read too much into the outcomes of several big races Tuesday. It’s true that Republicans won the governor’s jobs in two key states, an indication that the overwhelming Democratic victories ...


Election Day muddle

By Staff

We like to think here in the United States that elections decide things. To the extent that someone wins and someone loses, that’s true, but the elections in the nation’s east today are more likely to muddle things than clear them ...


Our editorial endorsements

By Staff

Tuesday’s off-year election doesn’t have the numerous candidates and ballot issues of a typical general election in Colorado. But there are some important decisions facing local voters. For those who haven’t yet filled out ...


Stimulus money remains elusive

By Staff

Grand Junction officials have been plenty busy trying to nail down money from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The city has sought $40 million from the $787 billion stimulus act that was approved early this year by Congress and ...


Protecting PERA

By Staff

The news last week wasn’t wonderful for those who have retired with a pension from the Colorado Public Employees Retirement Association and those who hope to retire with a PERA pension. Cost-of-living increases will be capped at 2 ...


Recession over: Jobs needed

By Staff

The news that the U.S. economy grew by 3.5 percent the third quarter of this year is certainly welcome, after more than a year of economic contraction. But the fact that the economic growth was fueled to a large extent by two government ...


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Ritter pen constrained by state Constitution

By Staff

Depression Era crook Willie Sutton is reported to have said that he robbed banks because “that’s where the money is.” Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter could just as easily say he’s carving the greatest chunk of his latest ...


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