Tag Archives: Ken Buck

Who’s the Terrorist Now?

The purpose of this article is to encourage support for Colorado Senate Bill SB 15-181. But the back story is a study in what we can expect in future America. The Jane Norton campaign revisited. It could be argued that … Continue reading

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Buck plays Santa for Migrant children

The Migrant Christmas Fiesta, now in its 16th year, was held at Northridge High School on Sunday, November 15. At the event, hundreds of migrant children received gifts from Santa, one of whom was played by Weld County District Attorney … Continue reading

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Greeley man gets 24 years for child pornography

GREELEY– In Weld County District Court on Wednesday, James Michael Streit was sentenced to 24 years in prison for sexual exploitation of a child and failure to register as a sex offender.   District Attorney Ken Buck’s Office prosecuted Streit … Continue reading

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Buck defends continuing prosecution of marijuana users

by Jack Minor –   Weld County District Attorney Ken Buck has defended his decision to continue prosecuting marijuana users saying despite passage of an amendment legalizing the drug’s use, it is currently still illegal and he has a duty … Continue reading

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Ken Buck refutes rebuke

Editor’s Note: We originally ran this story during the Republican Primary between Ken Buck and Jane Norton. However, as Michael Bennet and other outside groups are using this issue in political attack ads we feel compelled to run this story … Continue reading

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Hispanic Coalition not a Distraction for Buck Campaign

by Christy Rodriquez Race is a non issue when it comes to federal spending, according to Ken Buck, Republican Senatorial Candidate. “What I’m finding when I’m reaching out to voters, whether they’re Hispanic, Jewish, Veteran… is the concerns are the … Continue reading

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New York Times Says Ken Buck Too Extreme for Them

Story and Photo By Jack Minor The New York Times, showing interest in the Senate race in Colorado, said that Ken Buck was too right-wing for them in his stand on the issues. In an Aug. 19 editorial titled “At the … Continue reading

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Establishment-1, Grassroots-2

by Thayne Doak As Coloradoans awake on the morning after an at times bitterly contested primary between establishment candidates and grassroots upstarts, the score appears to be: establishment-1, grassroots-2. In what seemed to be almost an implausible scenario just a … Continue reading

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Gazette Opinion – Primaries victories shot across the bow to party leaders

Since 2009 there was no doubting that the tea party movement was a force that knew how to make their voice heard. In September members from around the nation held a rally in Washington D.C. that many claim had over … Continue reading

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Gazette Opinion

The recent feeding frenzy regarding Ken Buck and his characterization of some tea party activists as “dumba__es” has us wondering if this gaffe is worth all the fuss or if it is a tempest in a “tea”pot. After Buck was … Continue reading

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NORTON HITTING BELOW THE BELT FORMER ATF AGENT ON GOLYANSKY CASE SAYS BUCK WAS RIGHT

By Jim Frazier An ATF agent, who worked on the Golyansky case back in 1998, said that claims made by U.S. Senate candidate Jane Norton against Weld DA Ken Buck are “hitting below the belt.” “Ken Buck did the right … Continue reading

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U Visa denials by DA’s office for cases over 10 years old

By Jack Minor Recently, the Weld District Attorney’s office and District Attorney Ken Buck have come under fire from the Greeley Tribune for exercising discretion in the granting of U Visas.  The Victims of Trafficking and Violence Prevention Act of … Continue reading

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NEW OFFICE OPENS IN GREELEY FOR IMMIGRATIONS AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT (ICE)

The community should not expect a drastic increase in immigration projects. – Kumar Kibble By Jim Frazier Five stocky men in dark suits and sunglasses stood outside the building to direct media and other guests to the ICE open house … Continue reading

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A Conversation With Ken Buck

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What is causing the immigration problem?

By Jim Frazier, For the Greeley Gazette   “Jobs are the cause of illegal immigration. Cheap labor,” said former UNC professor Roberto Romero. “If no jobs existed in the US, they would not come.”   “Corn is the cause,” said … Continue reading

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Realities of the Arizona immigration law

By Jack Minor, For the Greeley Gazette Governor Jan Brewer of Arizona signed SB 1070 into law Friday April 23. Since the signing of this bill, politicians and media outlets have had no shortage of comments regarding it. What has … Continue reading

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Realities of the Arizona immigration law

By Jack Minor, For the Greeley Gazette Governor Jan Brewer of Arizona signed SB 1070 into law Friday April 23. Since the signing of this bill, politicians and media outlets have had no shortage of comments regarding it. What has … Continue reading

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Republicans cranking it up with Lincoln Day Dinner

by Brett Reese, for The Greeley Gazette Boasting over 450 people at the UNC Ballrooms last Saturday, the Weld County Republicans hosted their annual Lincoln Day Dinner April 17. Jon Caldera, a self-described “conservative living in Boulder” was the speaker. Caldera is president … Continue reading

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Campus Ban on Concealed Weapons Illegal

On April 15, 2010, the Colorado Court of Appeals ruled that the 1994 University of Colorado policy banning otherwise lawful concealed carry of firearms violates the Concealed Carry Act of 2003. A lawsuit was immediately filed in Larimer County Court … Continue reading

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Campus Ban on Concealed Weapons Illegal

On April 15, 2010, the Colorado Court of Appeals ruled the 1994 University of Colorado Policy banning otherwise lawful concealed carry of firearms violates the Concealed Carry Act of 2003. A suit was immediately filed in Larimer County Court requesting … Continue reading

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Senate Conservatives Fund endorses Ken Buck for Senate

by Jack Minor, for The Greely Gazette Today, U.S. Senator Jim DeMint (R-South Carolina), chairman of the Senate Conservatives Fund, endorsed Weld County District Attorney Ken Buck for U.S. Senate in Colorado. Ken Buck is running in a crowded Republican … Continue reading

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Police Chief Reports Good News to GRW

by Christy Rodriquez for The Greeley Gazette Monday April 5, 2010, Greeley Police Chief, Jerry Garner reported to the Greeley Republican Women’s Group, “There was not one traffic fatality in 2009.”  He presented statistics to the club and stressed the … Continue reading

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