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Monday, June 18th, 2018

Education and The Economy by Mark Williams, Candidate for Congress

Education, The Economy and The Middle Class America’s strength and prosperity is driven by its middle class. In 1980, when the middle class was still strong, those in the top 1% made 27 times more than folks in the bottom 50%. Today America’s top 1% makes 81 times more than the bottom 50%. Their income […]

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Thursday, June 14th, 2018

This is the personal opinion and endorsement of Editor Joel Dyer, and does not necessarily reflect the position of Boulder Weekly.  I don’t think I’ve ever had so many people ask me if Boulder Weekly is going to endorse in the primaries as I have this year. And while the answer is the same as it has been […]

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Thursday, June 14th, 2018

CleanSlateAction Now Endorses Mark Williams

“I commit to getting big money out of politics and rebuilding the grassroots. Enough of politics as usual where corporations, the uber-wealthy and insiders decide what’s best for us. It’s not enough to talk about an oligarchy ruling our country, let’s lead the movement to bring grassroots politics and the voice or ordinary Americans back […]

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Thursday, June 14th, 2018

Propose New Polices - Bobby and Mark

Last week was the 50th anniversary of Bobby Kennedy’s death, shot in Los Angeles after his victory speech in the California Democratic primary.  These words of his resonate deeply with me: I do not run for the presidency merely to oppose any man, but to propose new policies. I run because I am convinced that this […]

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Sunday, June 10th, 2018

350 Colorado Action Endorses Mark WIlliams for Colorado's 2nd Congressional District

“I am pleased to announce 350 Colorado Action’s endorsement of Mark Williams for Congress in the second district. Mark has a bold and aggressive plan to fight climate change by ending subsidies for the fossil fuel industry, banning fracking, and accelerating investment in renewable energy. He will be a strong advocate for 350 Colorado Action […]

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Sunday, June 10th, 2018

Joe Biden weighs in on Colorado's 2nd Congressional District Primary

I’m floored and flattered that former VP Joe Biden has gotten involved in our race for Congress here in Colorado’s 2nd District. Joe and I have lots in common – expertise in foreign policy, military service (through his son, Beau), a desire to ban assault weapons, and most importantly, a commitment to representing working folks. […]

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Thursday, June 7th, 2018

Oil & Gas is Meddling in the CD2 Primary

Boulder – The Intercept, the publication that broke the story about Democratic leadership steering money and support to hand-picked candidates (as they did here in our district), just broke a big story about the role of oil and gas and of “Kingmaker” Ken Salazar in Colorado Democratic politics. Read The Intercept article here.   Salazar’s History with […]

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Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Vote Mark for Colorado in the Colorado Primary June 26

Boulder – Here’s an email that I recently received describing our campaign, “Steadfast: was first used in battle contexts to describe warriors who stood their ground. Soon, it was also being used with the broad meaning ‘immovable,’ and as early as the 13th century it was applied to those unswerving in loyalty, faith, or friendship. […]

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Thursday, May 31st, 2018

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I am proud to endorse Mark Williams as our next U.S. congressman. I am quite sure that my endorsement of Mark will surprise many. I like Joe Neguse, the presumed front-runner, and believe that he will do a fine job if elected. Joe has paid his dues, and except for his support from special interests, […]

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