Editorials

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Initiative No. 78
 is bad for Colorado

By The Daily Sentinel

If Initiative 78 passes this fall, it would end most oil and gas drilling statewide. That’s not an overstated reaction from the oil and gas industry. It’s the conclusion of the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission, the ...


A new low point 
in bureaucracy

By The Daily Sentinel

Complaining about bureaucracy is an American tradition from which no government agency — local, state or federal — is immune. But the federal government is racking up an impressive collection of administrative disasters. The ...


That’s a lot of gas

By The Daily Sentinel

The announcement that the Piceance Basin holds significantly more natural gas than previously thought produced cheers from the energy sector Wednesday, but the heady news might come with its own hangover. The U.S. Geological Survey determined ...


The fix forward

By The Daily Sentinel

When a proven innovator like Rocky Mountain Health Plans — with no profit motive driving decision-making — finds it difficult to break even on plans for individuals offered through the health-care exchange, what does it say about ...


Racist meme post calls for resignation

By The Daily Sentinel

Once Linda Sorenson admitted that her Facebook page had not been hacked, she should have done the right thing and resigned her post as Delta County GOP chairwoman. Before meeting Monday with Colorado GOP chairman Steve House, Sorenson had ...


An outmoded view

By The Daily Sentinel

Mesa County commissioners should feel good about the role they played in helping Mesa County high school graduates get some financial assistance to live on campus at Colorado Mesa University. Commissioners applied for and received a $145,000 ...


The Greatest

By The Daily Sentinel

“He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.” — Muhammad Ali For Americans born before 1970, there’s no need to give Muhammad Ali’s life any context. He was simply the most ...


Coal again the target

By The Daily Sentinel

For those convinced the Obama Administration is waging a “war on coal,” the Environmental Protection Agency’s move Wednesday to require two Utah coal-fired power plants to cut haze-forming emissions is further evidence that ...


The team approach 
to economic growth

By The Daily Sentinel

The future of any community’s economy lies in its ability to attract millennials, for whom “live, work, play” is not a pithy slogan but a generational mantra. “Don’t underestimate that because human capital is ...


A welcome backlash

By The Daily Sentinel

There appears to be a school of thought that if a newspaper publishes a racist meme at the heart of a news story, it somehow sanctions the racist message. We disagree. The suggestion that we were irresponsible for printing an Internet meme ...


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