Polly Baca, left, talks as Colorado Democratic Party Executive Director Halisi Vinson, right, films a video for the virtual Democratic National Convention at Red Rocks in Morrison. (Provided by the Colorado Democratic Party)

Colorado’s Polly Baca reflects on her 15th Democratic convention and the national party’s future

Baca’s seen plenty of Democratic politics. She participated in the March on Washington in 1963, worked on Kennedy brothers’ campaigns, turned out the vote with activist Cesar Chavez and became the first Latina to serve as co-chair of the Democratic National Convention.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death pours intensity on, could reshape Colorado’s hotly contested Senate race

Republican Cory Gardner declined to say if he thinks the Senate should pick Ginsburg’s replacement before the November election, though national speculation over how he will handle the situation is already mounting

Energy Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado oil and gas emissions rules begin to tighten, but gaps open over what is monitored, by whom and where

Western Slope commissioners say rules designed to pull the Front Range into federal ozone compliance are an “economic risk” for northwest Colorado