“Our country was founded on life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness,” said Todd Rogers, chair of the Pueblo County Republican Party. “Every single part of that has been attacked over the last year. This campaign is all about getting that back or at least stopping it.
Colorado veterinarians and cattlemen alike are opposing Colorado Ballot Initiative 16, an animal rights ballot initiative for the 2022 General Election that would classify many common veterinary and livestock practices as animal cruelty.
With Xcel Energy Colorado’s Comanche Generating System projected to fully retire around 2040, leaders in Pueblo are bracing for economic impact.
The Colorado Smelter ceased operations in 1908, but its lasting impact has not been overlooked by the Environmental Protection Agency.