Tag: Republicans

Why Western Slope Republicans are Useless Anachronisms

Western slope Republicans constantly point to a “war on coal” or a “war” on drilling and fracking as the cause of massive job loss. They scapegoat western slope residents who are concerned about degradation of the environment and global climate change, while clinging to…

It’s Time to End GOP Rule in Mesa County

Do you plan to vote for Republican incumbents and the same Mesa County politicians we’ve had in office before? Think again. Mesa County’s long reliance on the local GOP has led it to disaster. Just look at the Mesa County GOP’s record:…

The Man Rick Brainard Beat

By any measure, former Grand Junction Mayor Bill Pitts is a stalwart of the community. A licensed private pilot and resident of Grand Junction for over 50 years, Pitts turned down several lucrative promotions offered to him by his former…

Romney Doubles Down on Lie Told to Ohioans

GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney openly lied — again — at a campaign event in Defiance, Ohio Thursday, October 25, when he told a crowd of about 12,000 that Jeep is considering shifting all of its North American production to…