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Colorado Governor candidate Q&A

Back to Q&A home • Ballot lookup tool Jared Polis Democrat AGE 43RESIDENCE Boulder (My current home for about 10 years, but I have lived in Boulder County much longer.)HOMETOWN BoulderPROFESSION Entrepreneur, education advocate, U.S. Representative, former floristEDUCATION Princeton University (BA)FAMILY Two children with my long-time partner Marlon ReisEXPERIENCE Founder of several businesses, including American […]

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Hanson: A new era for the China-Russia-US triangle

Nearly a half-century ago, President Richard Nixon’s secretary of state, Henry Kissinger, established a successful U.S. strategy for dealing with America’s two most dangerous rivals. He sought closer ties to both the Soviet Union, with its more than 7,000 nuclear weapons, and Communist China, with the world’s largest population. Kissinger’s approach was sometimes called “triangulation.” […]

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The Saudi-U.S. alliance must end

There is no better demonstration of the moral and political rot at the heart of the American government than its increasingly poisonous alliance with Saudi Arabia. The latest atrocity is the disappearance and alleged murder of Washington Post columnist (and United States resident) Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Turkish authorities have reportedly […]