Gov. Jared Polis speaks to reporters at the governor's mansion in downtown Denver on Aug. 20, 2020. (Jesse Paul, The Colorado Sun)

Governor extends Colorado’s mask-wearing mandate into at least October

The directive is set to expire this weekend. Gov. Jared Polis is said he'll extend the mandate, at least for another 30 days.

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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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