ISSUES

  • Renewable Energy

    Opportunities for using renewable energy sources (including biomass, wind, solar, and geothermal) should be promoted to reduce our carbon foot print, eliminate our reliance on foreign oil, and increase the […]

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  • Public Education

    Public education, including higher education, is the foundation of our democracy. At its best, public education fosters critical thinking skills and creativity. Colorado’s public education system should be well supported […]

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  • Forest Health

    Four factors combine to undermine the health of our forests: 1. Fire suppression, 2. drought, 3. warmer winters, and 4. high numbers of old lodgepole and ponderosa pine trees. Adequate […]

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  • Tourism

    Colorado is a very beautiful state. People come from all over the world to enjoy our beautiful scenery. Coloradoans are often happy to spend their vacations within the state. Promoting […]

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  • Construction

    Our infrastructure is crumbling due to lack of attention. Colorado needs to aggressively maintain and repair our public buildings, roads, and bridges. We have to protect our original investments, avoid […]

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  • Medical Marijuana

    Marijuana should be legalized and managed similar to alcohol. Marijuana, like alcohol, is a drug. We know from our nation’s experiment with the prohibition of alcohol that many people will […]

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  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender

    Everyone should have the same rights.

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  • Immigration

    Immigration laws need to be changed at the national level. State by state laws, if inconsistent, would be confusing and counterproductive. Senator Nicholson supports passage of the DREAM Act. This […]

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