Mark Hillman header image 1

Entries from June 2010

The True Meaning of Independence

June 30th, 2010 · 1 Comment

As we observe the anniversary of the Declaration of Independence this Fourth of July, we should consider the unique form of government for which our Founding Fathers chose to risk “their lives, their fortunes, and their sacred honor” against the militarily-superior British. The definitive passage in the Declaration reads:  “We hold these truths to be [...]

[

Tags: Blog · Capitol Review · Notes

A billion reasons Colorado voters can’t trust Democrats

June 4th, 2010 · Comments Off

Four years ago, Colorado voters decided to trust Democrats with complete control of state government — the governor’s mansion and large majorities in the legislature. As voters consider their choices for 2010, they might be surprised by how little governing Democrats have trusted voters in those four years.

[

Tags: Notes