A Small Colorado Town's Future Is Threatened By Activists, EPA

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Sandoval
Craig Sign

‘Coal keeps the beer cold!’

Enviros Say They've Gotten Anti-Fracking Constitutional Amendments On A State's Ballot

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
A WPX Energy natural gas drilling rig north of Parachute, Colorado, December 9, 2014. The economy of Parachute, with a current population of approximately 1000 people, was devastated when thousands of workers lost their jobs on "Black Sunday" in 1982, after Exxon terminated the Colony Shale Oil Project. The current rise of hydraulic fracking in natural gas retrieval has given a cautious hope to the town's inhabitants, who know market demand and price can effect their local economy. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

$14.5 billion in lost economic output and 104,000 jobs

Hillary And Trump Swap Positions On Fracking

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
A combination photo shows U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (L) and Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump (R) in Los Angeles, California on May 5, 2016 and in Eugene, Oregon, U.S. on May 6, 2016 respectively. (REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (L) and Jim Urquhart/File Photos)

Trump’s position coincides with that of environmentalists

Activists Scurry To Find Support For Anti-Fracking Proposals

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Protesters take part in a rally against U.S. fracked gas exports from the proposed Cove Point facility in Maryland, at a demonstration by several environmental organizations and activists, at the National Mall in Washington July 13, 2014. Cove Point, currently under review by the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), is one of about two dozen projects that hope to ship a growing bounty of domestic natural gas to countries in Asia and Europe. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ENERGY CIVIL UNREST)

‘biggest environmental fights in the country this year’

EPA Silent On Firings After Gold King Mine Disaster

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Yellow mine waste water is seen at the entrance to the Gold King Mine in San Juan County, Colorado, in this picture released by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) taken August 5, 2015. REUTERS/EPA/Handout

‘There has been zero accountability’

Gold King Mine Owner 'Disheartened' One Year After EPA's Disastrous Spill

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
Yellow mine waste water is seen at the entrance to the Gold King Mine in San Juan County, Colorado, in this picture released by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) taken August 5, 2015. REUTERS/EPA/Handout

‘It all comes down to the issues of power for the EPA and budget.’

EPA Spent A BOATLOAD Of Monday Cleaning Up The Gold King Mine Blowout

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Animas river after Gold King Mine spill (Credit: Barbara K Powers/Shutterstock)

There’s also a criminal investigation into the spill

Dem Governor: Trump's Acting Like An Environmentalist On Fracking

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S., July 29, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

The Sierra Club agrees with Trump

Millions In Embezzlement Spent On Pimped-Out Trucks And High-End Knives Could Be Bankrupting This Gov't Energy Grid

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Internet theft concept - Man holding credit card with laptop on his hand (Credit: Creativa Images/Shutterstock)

‘Nobody was looking at it and nobody cared’

Trump Says Fracking Bans Should Be Left To Local Voters

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Donald Trump gestures

‘if a municipality or a state wants to ban fracking, I can understand that’

UPDATE: Hugo, Colorado, Does NOT Have THC In Its Water

Daily Caller News Foundation | Craig Boudreau
Bathers swim at the Lukacs Bath in Budapest, Hungary June 28, 2016. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo

‘We are happy to report that the WATER ADVISORY is cancelled immediately’

Gay Wedding Cake Case Just Might Land In The Supreme Court

Daily Caller News Foundation | Kevin Daley
A wedding cake is seen at a reception for same-sex couples at The Abbey in West Hollywood, California, July 1, 2013. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

‘Duty is to protect the people’s freedom’

Rocky Mountain High: THC Found In Colorado Town

Daily Caller News Foundation | Craig Boudreau
A man waves a Colorado flag with a marijuana leaf on it

‘I might have to go drink some water’

San Francisco Area Bans Fracking, Even Though It Doesn't Actually Frack

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Landscape image of a oil well pumpjack wiith an early morning golden sunrise and American USA red White and Blue Flag background. (Shutterstock/James BO Insogna)

The county’s only active oil field does not use fracking

Darryl Glenn, In His Own Words

Elections | Christian Datoc

He’s the Republican nominee for a battleground US Senate seat

Economists: Colorado Anti-Fracking Vote Costs $15 Billion And 100,000 Jobs

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Young business woman holding sign Looking for a job. (Shutterstock/Luna Vandoorne)

Fracking has caused an economic boom in Colorado

Clinton Expands Lead In Virginia, Other Battleground States

Daily Caller News Foundation | Phillip Stucky
Donald Trump AFP/Getty Images/Oli Scarff

“Trump is playing catch-up”

Polling In The Key Battleground States Show A Tight Election

Elections | Alex Pfeiffer
A combination photo shows U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (L) and Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump (R) in Los Angeles, California on May 5, 2016 and in Eugene, Oregon, U.S. on May 6, 2016 respectively. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (L) and Jim Urquhart/File Photos

One poll has Trump AHEAD with Hispanics

Federal Study Blows Up Green Claim That Fracking Poisons Water

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
A WPX Energy natural gas drilling rig north of Parachute, Colorado, December 9, 2014. The economy of Parachute, with a current population of approximately 1000 people, was devastated when thousands of workers lost their jobs on "Black Sunday" in 1982, after Exxon terminated the Colony Shale Oil Project. The current rise of hydraulic fracking in natural gas retrieval has given a cautious hope to the town's inhabitants, who know market demand and price can effect their local economy. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

The study was entirely funded by the National Science Foundation.

Authorities Shut Down Major Colorado Pot Farm With Mexican Cartel Links

Daily Caller News Foundation | JP Carroll
Marijuana

Owner denied knowledge of illicit activities