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COLORADANS CALL ON COGCC TO HALT PERMITTING OF NEW OIL AND GAS WELLS BEFORE ELECTION – LET THE VOTERS DECIDE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2018 Contact: Julia Williams, outreach@350colorado.org, 970-948-1439 ***PRESS RELEASE*** COLORADANS CALL ON COGCC TO HALT PERMITTING OF NEW OIL AND GAS WELLS BEFORE ELECTION – LET THE VOTERS DECIDE LEAKED EMAILS RAISE QUESTIONS ABOUT FAIRNESS IN THE COGCC PUBLIC COMMENT PROCESS AS SUPPORT FOR PROP 112 GAINS MOMENTUM DENVER, CO –

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LEAKED REPORT CONFIRMS INDUSTRY IS INFLATING ECONOMIC CLAIMS AGAINST 112

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2018 Contact: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102 anneleefoster@gmail.com ***PRESS RELEASE*** LEAKED REPORT CONFIRMS INDUSTRY IS INFLATING ECONOMIC CLAIMS AGAINST 112 NEW INFORMATION SHOWS MINERAL DEPOSITS WOULD REMAIN ACCESSIBLE, CHALLENGING INDUSTRY CLAIMS A recent analysis obtained by Colorado Rising, the group leading efforts to pass Proposition 112, reveals that the oil and

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ANOTHER OIL & GAS EXPLOSION UNDERSCORES IMMEDIATE NEED FOR PROP 112

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 27, 2018 Contact: Lauren Petrie: 720-663-0735 lauren5162@gmail.com ***PRESS RELEASE*** ANOTHER OIL & GAS EXPLOSION UNDERSCORES IMMEDIATE NEED FOR PROP 112 THREE WORKERS INJURED IN WELD COUNTY OIL TANK BATTERY EXPLOSION DENVER — Early this morning, three workers were injured when a significant fire broke out at an oil and gas site

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ANTI-PROP 112 PAID ADVERTISING BY EXXONMOBIL AND OTHERS GOES UNREPORTED IN LATEST CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 25, 2018 Contacts: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102 anneleefoster@gmail.com Russell Mendell, 802-318-1135 ***PRESS RELEASE*** ANTI-PROP 112 PAID ADVERTISING BY EXXONMOBIL AND OTHERS GOES UNREPORTED IN LATEST CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORT MULTINATIONAL OIL AND GAS CORPORATIONS POURING UNREGULATED MONEY TO DEFEAT COLORADO BALLOT MEASURE DENVER – On Monday, October 29, opponents of Prop 112,

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SUPPORT FOR YES ON 112 CONTINUES TO GROW AS POWERFUL ORGANIZATIONS ENDORSE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 18, 2018 Contacts: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102 anneleefoster@gmail.com ***PRESS RELEASE*** SUPPORT FOR YES ON 112 CONTINUES TO GROW AS POWERFUL ORGANIZATIONS ENDORSE DENVER – The YES on Prop 112 campaign received an additional boost of momentum this week with an endorsement from Conservation Colorado – the largest conservation-based organization in the

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NEW ANALYSIS PROVES PROP 112 IS NOT A BAN

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 15, 2018Contacts: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102 anneleefoster@gmail.com ***PRESS RELEASE*** NEW ANALYSIS PROVES PROP 112 IS NOT A BAN MINERAL DEPOSITS REMAIN ACCESSIBLE, DESPITE INDUSTRY USE OF SCARE TACTICS TO SWAY VOTERS DENVER – This month, an assistant professor from the Division of Economics and Business at the Colorado School of Mines

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GRASSROOTS CAMPAIGNS CALL FOR INVESTIGATION INTO INCOMPLETE BLUE BOOKS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 11, 2018 Contact: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102 anneleefoster@gmail.com ***PRESS RELEASE*** GRASSROOTS CAMPAIGNS CALL FOR INVESTIGATION INTO INCOMPLETE BLUE BOOKS DENVER – It has come to our attention that numerous 2018 Colorado Voter Guides, also known as Blue Books, that have already sent to voters are incomplete or missing pages. Voters in

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COLORADO RISING’S SAFER SETBACK INITIATIVE QUALIFIES FOR NOVEMBER BALLOT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 29, 2018 Contacts: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102 anneleefoster@gmail.com Suzanne Spiegel: 914-563-6080 suzanne.spiegel2@gmail.com ***PRESS RELEASE*** COLORADO RISING’S SAFER SETBACK INITIATIVE QUALIFIES FOR NOVEMBER BALLOT CAMPAIGN GEARS UP TO ENSURE THAT 2,500 FOOT SETBACKS BECOME LAW DENVER — The Colorado Secretary of State’s office has announced that the 2,500 foot “Safer Setbacks from

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COLORADO RISING SUBMITS ENOUGH SIGNATURES FOR SAFER SETBACKS INITIATIVE TO QUALIFY FOR NOVEMBER BALLOT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 6, 2018 Contacts: Anne Lee Foster: 757-870-5102 anneleefoster@gmail.com Suzanne Spiegel: 914-563-6080 suzanne.spiegel2@gmail.com ***PRESS RELEASE*** COLORADO RISING SUBMITS ENOUGH SIGNATURES FOR SAFER SETBACKS INITIATIVE TO QUALIFY FOR NOVEMBER BALLOT DESPITE NUMEROUS HURDLES, SIGNATURES HAVE BEEN SUBMITTED FOR 2,500’ SETBACKS ON FRACKING DENVER —Colorado Rising submitted over 171,000 signatures for the “Safer Setbacks

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SIGNATURE GATHERING ADMITS TO ACCEPTING BUYOUT FROM OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY

PRESS RELEASE August 1, 2018 Contacts: Lauren Petrie: 720-663-0735 lauren5162@gmail.com Russell Mendell: 802-318-1135 russell.mendell@gmail.com SIGNATURE GATHERING ADMITS TO ACCEPTING BUYOUT FROM OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY INITIATIVE 97 CONTINUES TO COLLECT SIGNATURES DESPITE INDUSTRY INTERFERENCE IN BALLOT PROCESS DENVER – On Tuesday evening, Colorado Rising captured an audio recording of a conversation with Dan Fessler of

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