Announcing Minimum Wage Fail

I am announcing the launch of, a website designed to capture and share stories about how minimum wages and increases such as the one voted into our Colorado constitution harm real people – business owners, parents and young people […]

The Liberty Book Project

Some months ago, when my friend Laura Carno published her book Government Ruins Nearly Everything: Reclaiming Social Issues from Uncivil Servants, I thought it would be a good idea to provide a copy to each sitting legislator in the Colorado […]

Just Say “NO” in NOvember – Amendment 71

By far the most difficult ballot initiative Colorado voters face in November is Amendment 71 – Colorado Imposition of a Distribution Requirement for Citizen-Initiated Constitutional Amendments. Also known as “Raise The Bar” or “Rig the Bar”, this amendment would make […]

Follow The Money

The backers of Colorado’s ballot initiative titled “Amendment 69 – Colorado Care” would have voters believe that their proposal is supported by a wide swath of Coloradans eager for single payer healthcare to be enacted in our state. It is […]

Black Friday

Just before noon on the Friday after Thanksgiving 2015 another possibly mentally ill individual went to a Planned Parenthood location in Colorado Springs, CO and shot several people, killing a police officer and two civilians before surrendering to police after […]