Farmer John Harold checks an ear of sweet corn for bugs and bird damage while a harvest crew with the Tuxedo Corn Company of Olathe Colo., works to remove thousands of ears of its Olathe Sweet Sweet Corn crop from a field west of Olathe July 10, 2018. The estimated yeild this year is 33,600,000 ears of the famous sweet corn which will be shipped to stores all over the United States.

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Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Now that Colorado lawmakers have put Gallagher repeal on the ballot, will they actually be able to pass it?

Already trouble signs are emerging signaling that would-be allies lack the enthusiasm needed to sell the 2020 electorate on a difficult ballot question

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Forgotten ballots. Allegations of errors. Missed deadlines: The recall of Mesa County’s clerk is a political potboiler

First-term Republican Mesa County Clerk and Recorder Tina Peters is trying to fend off an effort to remove her from office

Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published

Rifles, mine-resistant vehicles, robots: How Colorado police have used a federal program to stockpile military gear

More than 100 Colorado police and sheriff’s departments have received surplus military equipment under the federal 1033 program. Officials defend the acquisitions, saying they’re needed to keep officers safe.