Editorials

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King puts himself in political crosshairs

By The Daily Sentinel

When a House Ethics Committee began looking into allegations that state Rep. Steve King improperly intermingled state legislative reimbursement funds and campaign money, the Grand Junction Republican claimed it was a politically motivated ...


A fine for public lands

By The Daily Sentinel

Oh great, some people may say, just what the federal government needs — another means to extract large amounts of money from people. In the case of a bill introduced by Colorado Sen. Mark Udall and 3rd District Rep. John Salazar, there ...


Stimulating jobs

By The Daily Sentinel

The latest federal jobs bill making its way around snowbound Washington this week is much less ambitious than a measure approved by the House last December, and it focuses more on tax credits for businesses that hire people who are ...


No legal fix needed for state liquor system

By The Daily Sentinel

Here’s a problem that could drive business-oriented state lawmakers to drink. Some businesses in the state are lobbying hard for the right to expand their ability to sell liquor, arguing it will boost convenience and lower prices for ...


Cameo conundrum

By The Daily Sentinel

Saving jobs in Western Colorado is important, but it shouldn’t come at the expense of conservative principles that argue against government interference in private businesses. Yet that appears to be exactly what is happening with ...


New Orleans recovery effort

By The Daily Sentinel

They may have been a bit dazed and bleary-eyed in New Orleans Monday, following Super Bowl victory parties Sunday night that went into the wee hours of the morning. But, in a city known for its party atmosphere, quick recoveries are expected. ...


Politics of anger

By The Daily Sentinel

A little less than a year ago, when the first of the Tea Party gatherings burst on the political scene, many observers dismissed Tea Party participants as right-wing wackos, stooges of talk radio or clandestine Republican ...


A recovery with jobs?

By The Daily Sentinel

Don’t break out the champagne and confetti just yet, but the employment picture for the nation appears to be improving. January’s unemployment rate was listed as 9.7 percent, down from 10 percent the previous month, after having ...


Paul Ryan

Armchair legislating

By The Daily Sentinel

Sunday, millions of Americans gathered in front of their flat-screen television sets to watch — and more importantly — critique the Super Bowl. Did Peyton Manning miss a wide-open receiver? Was the New Orleans front line ...


Gassing up garbage

By The Daily Sentinel

A few of Grand Junction’s garbage trucks are getting gas — compressed natural gas, that is. The City Council’s decision Monday to approve the purchase of four natural-gas-fueled garbage trucks is the first step in a much ...


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