Doug Lamborn http://kunc.org en Colorado Republicans Introduce Air Tanker Amendment In House Farm Bill http://kunc.org/post/colorado-republicans-introduce-air-tanker-amendment-house-farm-bill <p>As wildfires burn across Colorado, the state’s four Republican congressmen introduced an amendment to the Farm Bill aimed at adding additional air tankers to fight wildfires.</p><p> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 16:40:26 +0000 Nathan Heffel 46086 at http://kunc.org Colorado Republicans Introduce Air Tanker Amendment In House Farm Bill Lamborn: Verbal Agreement For MAFFS To Fight Black Forest Fire http://kunc.org/post/lamborn-verbal-agreement-maffs-fight-black-forest-fire <p>It appears the Air Force’s C-130’s equipped with Mobile Air Fire Fighting Systems (MAFFS) will be activated to help fight the Black Forest Fire near Colorado Springs.</p><p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 09:46:45 +0000 Nathan Heffel 45679 at http://kunc.org Lamborn: Verbal Agreement For MAFFS To Fight Black Forest Fire Republicans Gardner, Lamborn Vote No On Stopgap Measure http://kunc.org/post/congressmen-gardner-lamborn-vote-no-stopgap-measure <p>The US House passed a six-month short term spending measure last week which will keep the federal government running into next spring. Passed by a bipartisan vote of 329-91, the bill now makes its way to the Senate, which is expected to pass it through for the President’s signature next week.&nbsp;</p><p> Sun, 16 Sep 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Nathan Heffel 33694 at http://kunc.org Republicans Gardner, Lamborn Vote No On Stopgap Measure Fracking the Focus of Congressional Hearing at Colorado Capitol [Updated] http://kunc.org/post/fracking-focus-congressional-hearing-colorado-capitol-updated <p>Denver was the location for a U.S. Congressional field hearing on hydraulic fracturing on Wednesday. Panelists and members of Congress debated whether the fracking process is safe, and if federal regulations would be overreaching. Wed, 02 May 2012 22:13:04 +0000 Bente Birkeland & Brian Larson 26640 at http://kunc.org Fracking the Focus of Congressional Hearing at Colorado Capitol [Updated] Sen. Udall Seeks Bipartisanship, Rep. Lamborn Skips State Of The Union http://kunc.org/post/sen-udall-seeks-bipartisanship-rep-lamborn-skips-state-union <p>The non partisan think tank<a href="http://www.nolabels.org/blog/sotu-whos-who" target="_blank">&nbsp;No Labels </a>says over 100 members of Congress will cross party lines and sit with a member from the opposite party for Tuesday&rsquo;s State of the&nbsp;Union speech. But one Colorado Congressmen won&rsquo;t&nbsp;even be there. Tue, 24 Jan 2012 01:53:17 +0000 Nathan Heffel 21276 at http://kunc.org Sen. Udall Seeks Bipartisanship, Rep. Lamborn Skips State Of The Union