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Aspen Times Editorial: Clinton for President

November 2, 2016 — Lest we’ve forgotten, the presidential race, for all of its reality-television drama, is serious business. Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton has been knocked silly by the right, and even the Bernie Sanders-supporting left, in her run for the White House. She’s still standing tall but bruised […]

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-Aspen Times Editorial: Schwartz for Congress

November 2, 2016 — In the race for the 3rd Congressional District, we think former Aspen and Snowmass resident Gail Schwartz has proven herself as an effective legislator while serving in the state Senate from 2007 to 2015. The Crested Butte resident often worked across to aisle to get […]

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Aspen Times Editorial: Support Basalt river park, library and Eagle County’s affordable housing initiative

October 24, 2016 — Basalt voters are being asked in this election whether to buy the remaining private land at the former Pan and Fork Mobile Home Park. Question 2F is a complicated, controversial issue with loads of history but the choice can be condensed down to vision. Basalt […]

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The Aspen Times Editorial: The Aspen School District needs voters’ support

October 20, 2016 — Voters in the city of Aspen and the town of Snowmass Village are being asked to kick a little extra to the Aspen School District, which, along with schools across the state, is facing a funding shortage. Challenged by a $2.1 million shortfall over the […]

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Aspen Times Editorial: Vote for Butler, Shenk and Goode for Snowmass council

October 19, 2016 — With so many important issues on the horizon for Snowmass Village, selecting the right members to serve on the Town Council is as important as ever. The next council will be involved in approvals for the completion of Base Village under its new ownership, the […]

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Aspen Times Editorial: Poschman for commissioner

October 16, 2016 — Pitkin County voters will elect three county commissioners next month. Greg Poschman and Scott Writer are running for the only contested seat on the board — the District 3 seat currently held by term-limited Michael Owsley. Poschman, a Democrat, has proven throughout the campaign that […]

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Aspen Times endorsement: Vote ‘yes’ on three of four city questions

September 29, 2016 — The city of Aspen has four ballot measures — mostly housekeeping-type issues ­— before voters this fall. The Aspen Times takes the following positions on each measure: • Ballot question 2B relates to the city’s broadband authority. A vote for this measure would give the […]

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