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Perlmutter Celebrates Start of 2018 Olympic Winter Games as Co-Chair of Olympic and Paralympic Caucus

Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI), Dave Reichert (R-WA), Ed Perlmutter (D-CO), and Tom Rooney (R-FL), the four co-chairs of the Congressional Olympic and Paralympic Caucus, released the following statement congratulating the 242 athletes of Team USA as...

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Perlmutter Votes Against Budget Agreement

Washington, D.C. - U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter (CO-07) released the following statement after voting against the budget agreement, which passed the U.S. House of Representatives: “Congressional Republicans proved once again they cannot responsibly govern...

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Perlmutter Statement on “FISA Memo”

Lakewood, Colo. – U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter (CO-07) issued the following statement after the White House and House Intelligence Committee decided to release classified information in an unsubstianted memo prepared by Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) and his sta...

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System to Minimize Fire Not Standard in Grand Canyon Copter

Flagstaff, Ariz. (AP) -- The sightseeing helicopter that crashed at the Grand Canyon, killing three British tourists, was not required to have a system that would keep it from bursting into flames on impact, U.S. authorities said. Investigators were ...

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Colorado members of Congress forced into tough votes with latest budget agreement

DENVER – Congress brought a quick end to the second government shutdown in three weeks when it quickly passed a wide-ranging, $400 billion budget agreement early Friday morning that will fund the federal government through March 23. Many lawmakers we...

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Open the banking system to the marijuana industry

Last year, retail sales of whiskey reached $3.4 billion. By comparison, total marijuana sales across the U.S. hit nearly $9 billion in 2017 with estimates projecting sales will continue to rise to $11 billion in 2018 and $21 billion in 2021. Like whi...

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I had the great honor of meeting a few old friends for lunch this week.

I traveled to Iwo Jima with these gentlemen, most of whom are WWII veterans, in 2012. It was great to catch up with them....

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It has been clear for over a year that Russia tried to influence the 2016

election, and Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s indictments today confirm this fact once again. This investigation has now resulted in 15 indictments and three other guilty pleas. It’s clear the Mueller investigation must continue unimpeded and the results should be released to the public once all the facts are known. I ho...

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Last week, I asked Secretary Mnuchin about the Trump administration's decision

to rescind the Cole memo and potentially target the marijuana industry in Colorado and across the country. I'm glad he agrees we need to get cash off our streets and into banks but it still requires an act of Congress to align federal and state law. In order to support states' rights and protect public safety, it's time...

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