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    Famous people whove had COVID-19 House passes sweeping policing bill Gov. Jared Polis appoints state AG as special prosecutor to investigate Elijah McClain’s death Colorado Gov. Jared Polis designated Attorney General Phil Weiser on Thursday as a special prosecutor to investigate the death of 23-year-old Elijah McClain following a violent encounter with Aurora police last year. © Provided by Denver Post A mural of Elijah McClain, painted by Thomas Detour, is seen on the back side of the Epic...
    DENVER (AP) — Gov. Jared Polis has ordered a task force to assess initial damage and recommend mitigation measures for severe drought conditions affecting 40 of Colorado’s 64 counties, or roughly a third of the state. Polis’ order follows dwindling mountain snowpack, a warmer-than-average spring and far less precipitation than normal, Colorado Politics reported Wednesday. It also comes as the U.S. Drought Monitor reported this week that extreme drought expanded in northern New Mexico and eastern Colorado. The order also...
    DENVER (CBS4)– Gov. Jared Polis addressed concerns about states surrounding Colorado that have increased cases of coronavirus. He unveiled a new advertising campaign to encourage visitors to abide by the rules in our state. (credit: CBS) Polis said he wants visitors who are coming from other areas that may not have strict rules regarding coronavirus practices, and to always wear a face mask and abide by social distancing guidelines while in Colorado. He said anyone working in Colorado’s...
    DENVER (CBS4)– Gov. Jared Polis signed new legislation into law for resources and funding to help Coloradans deal with the coronavirus pandemic. The law dictates where the funding will be allocated. (credit: CBS) The money will be used for housing assistance, behavioral health, utility payment assistance, food pantries and a statewide human services referral system. Polis said all the money will go toward helping Coloradans out of work during the pandemic. (credit: CBS) “It means things like, help paying your...
    A-list Washington figures Jared Kushner, Paul Manafort and President Donald Trump are all supporting actors in the governments bribery narrative against Chicago bank executive Stephen Calk.That much is evident from a court hearing in Calks case, being prosecuted in the Southern District of New York. The Thursday morning hearing was conducted by phone because the federal courthouse in Manhattan -- and court buildings elsewhere -- are closed for in-person business due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic.Calk, who was present by...
    According to an Axios report Wednesday based on three anonymous White House sources, President Donald Trump has expressed regret over listening to Jared Kushner’s policy advice on criminal justice reform. Trump wants “No more of Jared’s woke s***,” one anonymous source told Axios. Another source reportedly claims Trump now believes that listening to son-in-law Kushner has hurt the president’s support with his conservative base. Senior Advisor Jared Kushner looks on as U.S. President Donald Trump speaks before signing the United...
    Dear Stoner: Im trying to convince a friend to clear an old weed charge. How does he sign up for the new pardon law that passed?Kage Dear Kage: Governor Jared Polis signed the bill youre referring to on June 29 after a quick, late run through the Colorado Legislature. The measure, originally drafted to define social equity applicants in the marijuana industry, was amended to give Polis the power to grant pardons to people charged with possession of two ounces of...
    Wearing a mask, White House adviser Jared Kushner leaves after President Donald Trump spoke about the coronavirus during a press briefing in the Rose Garden of the White House.Alex Brandon/AP Photo For indispensable reporting on the coronavirus crisis and more, subscribe to Mother Jones newsletters.Earlier this spring, when the country was facing massive shortages of personal protective equipment and other medical supplies needed to combat the novel coronavirus pandemic, the Trump administration announced with great fanfare something called Project Airbridge....
    Madison Summers July 2, 2020 0 Comments Former National Security Adviser John Bolton is pointing to who he thinks is the second most powerful person in the Trump administration. The “second-most powerful man” Bolton is naming is not too far from the president, as it is President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, senior advisor to the President of the United States Jared Kushner. During an interview on the “Fox News Rundown” podcast Thursday, Bolton was asked his thoughts on Kushner and...
    President Donald Trump now reportedly “regrets” taking the advice of son-in-law Jared Kushner, and has vowed to not listen to anything else he says on criminal justice reform. Sources tell Axios’s Jonathan Swan that Trump believes Kushner’s big sentencing reform bill has been a bust with his base, as it has undercut his image as a “law and order” president. “No more of Jared’s woke sh*t,” was how one White House source described the president’s attitude to Kushner’s advice. Swan writes that Trump’s...
    DENVER (CBS4) – The Colorado State Supreme Court struck down Gov. Jared Polis’ executive order which would allow signatures to be gathered digitally for initiatives on the November ballot. The signatures must be signed with a circulator present, the court ruled. (credit: CBS) Polis released a statement saying: “While today’s decision is a blow to the power of the people of our state to petition, it is certainly convenient for certain groups or elected leaders have to deal with fewer ballot...
    DENVER (CBS4) – The Colorado Supreme Court has struck down the governor’s Executive Order allowing signatures to be gathered remotely, by mail or email, for initiatives on the ballot. (credit: CBS) Colorado’s Constitution requires circulators to be in the physical presence of the person who is signing the petition, but Gov. Polis suspended the requirement — citing the coronavirus public health emergency. The court ruled the governor can’t suspend constitutional requirements during a declared emergency. Polis called it a blow to...
    GOLDEN, Colo. (CBS4)– Gov. Jared Polis announced on Tuesday bars will be closed for in-person service in order to fight coronavirus in the state. That announcement was unexpected for many in the industry who recently reopened. (credit: CBS) Bars may sell take-out alcohol, and those which serve food and function as restaurants can continue to do so if patrons remain 6 feet apart, they are seated with their own party and do not mingle with other patrons. Bars and nightclubs...
    Suppose well just go fuck ourselves again. Thats how Curtis Wallach, co-owner of the hi-dive, reacted to Governor Jared Poliss June 30 announcement that with COVID-19 on the rise again in the state, Colorado was closing bars and nightclubs within 48 hours, after having allowed them to re-open in a limited capacity two weeks earlier. The news from Polis came the same week that the Colorado Liquor Enforcement Division sent a note to establishments that sell booze, revealing that...
    Bars in Colorado must re-close sit-down services following an increase in COVID-19 cases, Gov. Jared Polis announced Tuesday. Polis cited significant COVID-19 spikes in border states like Arizona and Utah that he said are attributable to nightlife. The governor’s order also includes the closure of nightclubs. “We are experiencing a slight uptick the last two weeks,” he said Tuesday, noting nine of the last 14 days have seen increased COVID-19 case numbers. Bars will still be allowed...
    Bob Brigham July 1, 2020 7:00AM (UTC) This article originally appeared on Raw Story Top advisor to President Donald Trump have argued against the Coronavirus Task Force holding regular Coronavirus Task Force briefings as multiple states are experiencing a surge in COVID-19 cases, Politico reported Tuesday. President Donald Trumps top aides are divided over the merits of resuming national press briefings to keep the public informed about the latest coronavirus statistics as infection rates spike in large states including California, Texas,...
    Jared Hughes signing could be huge for the New York Mets By: Andres Chavez July 1, 2020 Follow ESM On Social Facebook Twitter Youtube Flipboard Instagram ShareTweet0 SharesI apologize for the not-so-funny headline. However, I need to point out that the Jared Hughes addition by the New York Mets on Tuesday night has the potential to pay dividends in a big way in what is shaping up to be an odd season. The...
    President Donald Trump reportedly regrets listening to his son-in-law Jared Kushner and has decided that going forward, he will be trusting his own instincts more, according to multiple sources who spoke to Axios. The report claims that the president has told several people in his orbit that listening to Jared’s “woke sh*t” has had a negative impact on his political standing. Kushner reportedly told Trump that he should bow to pressure for police reform after the killing of George Floyd...
    Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images Axios reported on Wednesday that President Donald Trump regrets listening to his son-in-law Jared Kushner’s advice, just one month after Fox News host Tucker Carlson ripped Kushner on his show. According to Axios, which cited “three people with direct knowledge of the president’s thinking,” President Trump said “he regrets following some of son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner’s political advice — including supporting criminal justice reform — and will stick closer to his own instincts.” “One person...
    White House senior adviser Jared Kushner is shaking up his father-in-law’s reelection team, “reassigning” the campaign official in charge of organizing rallies after the smaller-than-advertised Tulsa event debacle, a campaign official tells The Post. Kushner tapped Jeff DeWit, who previously served as chief financial officer of NASA and COO of Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, to replace Trump campaign chief operating officer Michael Glassner. Glassner worked on the 2016 campaign and had been serving as 2020 COO since December 2016. The...
    If you found Russell Crowe particularly convincing as the late, disgraced Fox News boss Roger Ailes, that might be because he found an unlikely inside source: Jared Kushner. As Crowe told his longtime friend Nicole Kidman in a conversation for Variety, he ran into Kushner in 2018, at Hugh Jackman’s 50th birthday party in New York. Conveniently enough, Crowe recalled, “Nobody else was talking to him.” “Ivanka [Trump] came in,” Crowe said. “So that gave me the opportunity to have...
    Jared Hughes Signs With The New York Mets By: Daniel Marcillo July 1, 2020 Follow ESM On Social Facebook Twitter Youtube Flipboard Instagram ShareTweet0 SharesThe New York Mets continued adding to their veteran reserves as they sign veteran reliever Jared Hughes. He agreed to a one year deal worth a pro-rated $700K, which equals about $260K in the modified 60-game season. Hughes will also join the Mets 60-man player pool at Citi Field....
    The Mets signed pitcher Jared Hughes to a one-year major league contract and added him to their 40-man roster. Hughes, 34, appeared in 72 games last season with the Reds and Phillies and pitched to a 4.04 ERA. The sinkerballing reliever agreed Tuesday to a $700,000, one-year contract, a deal that amounts to $259,259 in prorated pay over the 60-game season. Hughes can earn an additional $300,000 for days on the active roster: $50,000 each for 10 and...
    The Mets signed pitcher Jared Hughes to a one-year major league contract and added him to their 40-man roster. Hughes, 34, appeared in 72 games last season with the Reds and Phillies and pitched to a 4.04 ERA. The sinkerballing reliever agreed Tuesday to a $700,000, one-year contract, a deal that amounts to $259,259 in prorated pay over the 60-game season. Hughes can earn an additional $300,000 for days on the active roster: $50,000 each for 10 and 30,...
    DENVER (CBS4) – Governor Jared Polis signed legislation into law Monday that promotes worker protections. The Workers’ Compensation For Audible Psychological Trauma bill, or SB20-026, grants workers’ compensation protections for those who witness trauma, both audibly and visually, in their jobs. (credit: CBS) “This bill will make sure our dispatchers who are first responders get the care that they need when they are subjected to traumatic instances on the job,” said Rep. Jonathan Singer, a Democrat from Longmont. The legislation...