Nov. 26, 2019: Land Use Divides State Congressional Delegation; RTD After CEO’s Departure

November 26, 2019
Rep. Diana DeGette (D-Denver) at her office in Denver, Nov. 4, 2019.Rep. Diana DeGette (D-Denver) at her office in Denver, Nov. 4, 2019.Ryan Warner/CPR News
U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette, D-Denver has pushed for the proposed Colorado Wilderness Act since 1999. This year, Republican Doug Lamborn of Colorado Springs objects.

Colorado’s delegation typically unites around state issues, but now there are divisions over land use. Then, as RTD struggles, its chief departs. Plus, a Coloradan chronicles Tibet’s deadly struggle with China. Also, universities work toward student diversity. Finally, people’s stories about marijuana in the movie, “Pot Luck: The Altered State of Colorado.