OGI in the News: Protect state employees from politicized “Independent” Ethics Commission

“Imagine walking into a courtroom where the judge is also the prosecutor,” ponders OGI’s Jessica Peck. “He’s also a political foe. And the substance of the charges...

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Key Staffer in Scandal Over Obamacare Numbers Changes Jobs

In the aftermath of a request by a leading Republican to investigate reports that U.S. Senator Mark Udall’s staff pressured administrative officials to inflate numbers of this insured under the...

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You Decide: If you shake hands with the devil, have you lost your right to have secrets kept?

The question roaring through city hall in Colorado Springs this week: should council members be forced to sign a confidentiality agreement when reviewing financial documents related to several...

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You Decide: Drone Hunting In Colorado

Drone Hunting in Colorado? Crazy or Patriotic? You Decide!   http://m.denverpost.com/denverpost/db_19759/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=vM0eROht

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OGI’s Jessica Peck Sounds Off on the Supreme Court’s 2013 Affirmative Action Cases

Over the years, I’ve had the opportunity and honor to take the helm of many terrific civil rights and good government organizations.  Among those closest to my heart: serving as executive director...

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Adams County Property Owners Facing Flood of Taxes Due to Storm Drainage “Fee”

Adams County (Colo.) Property Owners are responding to a massive shock popping up on their latest tax bills by joining together–5,000 strong–by calling on County Commissioners to reverse...

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