Masked children as Gov. Jared Polis visits a second grade class in Aurora. (Cherry Creek School District handout)

Colorado’s governor says people should expect coronavirus school closures as in-person learning resumes

Without a uniform state policy, it has been left up to Colorado’s 178 school districts to decide how to proceed during coronavirus. “I don’t want anybody to be surprised in our state when classes, and even schools, do need to be shut down,” Gov. Jared Polis said last week.

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Test of Colorado mail finds delivery is timely — most of the time

Rhetoric from Washington, D.C., has people worried about the U.S. Postal Service's ability to deliver mail-in ballots. An unscientific assessment of delivery times in Colorado shows the system works pretty well.

Littwin: The new court may outlaw Roe, but the loser won’t simply be women’s right to control their own bodies

Republicans have hidden behind Roe, using it as a carrot for evangelical voters and others who oppose abortion. But what happens when the GOP dog finally catches the car?

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Nicolais: To avoid election chaos, states must move up mail ballot processing

The example set by Colorado, which begins mail ballot processing upon receipt, should be followed across the country

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