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2008-08-05 12:00:59

By STEVE TERRELL Republican makes few references to oil in spot By Steve Terrell The New Mexican After nearly two months of television ads by Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Tom Udall, his Republican opponent Steve Pearce launched his first TV ad, talking up nuclear energy and blasting "far-left environmentalists." Pearce's 30-second ad is titled Nuclear. It begins with the candidate speaking against a lush landscape of green grass and trees. "It may not be politically correct, but...

2008-07-07 09:00:26

By Lynn Bartels Go to Fandango.com to buy a movie ticket and there he is, Democratic Senate candidate Mark Udall. Same with YouTube and other Web sites. Udall's campaign has turned to the Internet for an advertising blitz that puts the candidate's face on more than 250 Web sites. Browsers who click on Udall's ads are sent to his campaign Web site, which recently received rave reviews from a blog that grades such sites. "We hear people say they see Mark's ad in lots of places," said...

2008-07-04 09:00:39

By Tony Massaro In its June 28 editorial, the Rocky Mountain News expressed a shocking lack of faith in the voters of Colorado ("Buying into the Big Oil smear"). While the television ad from the League of Conservation Voters lays out facts and trusts voters to make their own decisions, the Rocky seems to believe that voters cannot be trusted to look at the evidence and draw their own conclusions. While we disagree on the abilities of Colorado voters, on two points, we do agree:...

2008-07-02 12:00:00

By Matt Hildner, The Pueblo Chieftain, Colo. Jul. 2--Rep. Mark Udall, D-Colo., called Tuesday for the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to lift a moratorium on applications for solar projects. Udall, who's made the production of alternative energy a centerpiece of his Senate campaign against Republican Bob Schaffer, issued the request in a letter to Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne. The BLM announced in May that it would defer all new applications for rights of way for solar...

2008-06-28 15:02:26

By STEVE TERRELL Bill forcing companies to use leases or give them up wins Democrat's support Oil: Domenici says companies take on high upfront costs Once again, U.S. Senate candidates Tom Udall and Steve Pearce have found themselves on opposite sides of an energy issue facing Congress. On Thursday in the House of Representatives, Democrat Udall voted for and Republican Pearce voted against a bill to force oil companies to use or lose 68 million acres of federal oil and gas...

2008-06-18 09:00:27

Female Hollywood power brokers are backing Democratic U.S. Senate candidates looking to take on GOP incumbents, sources told a political Web site. The Politico.com Web site, citing unnamed sources, said 100 of the film and television industry's most powerful politically active women are banding together to revive a Reagan-era Hollywood coalition in an effort to elect a veto-proof Democratic majority to the U.S. Senate. The Web site said the group includes such women as songwriter Marilyn...

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