Dr. Malcolm Newton, the president and founder of the Denver Institute of Urban Studies and Adult College, performed a poetic hymn to the interfaith community assembled for the Faithful Tuesdays event on Feb. 12, 2019, at the Colorado Capitol in Denver. The group of people from diverse faith traditions has convened to try and influence lawmakers on certain social justice issues. (Marvin Anani, Special to The Colorado Sun)

We the (faithful) People: A coalition of religious groups is pushing to redefine faith in Colorado politics

Faithful Tuesdays group aims to set agenda around racism, criminal justice reform and economic equity

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Deep mountain snow raised Lake Mead, Lake Powell water lines. But for the first time, supply cuts loom downstream.

The Colorado River Drought Contingency Plan inked this spring is triggering “a new era” of mandatory cuts for Arizona and Nevada

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Colorado commission votes 8-1 to adopt zero-emissions vehicle mandate after three-day hearing

Colorado's adoption of ZEV rule means more electric vehicles will be on sale in the state. Commissioner Tom Gonzales voting against the rule.