Isaiah Alvarez (left to right), Levi Lanford, Matthew Torrez and Aaron Bolling register to vote inside the Van Cise-Simonet Detention Center on Colfax Avenue in Denver. Sept. 11, 2020. (Kevin Beaty, pool photographer)

Colorado parolees are now allowed to vote. And advocates are rushing to register them.

A 2019 law gave those convicted of felonies who are out on parole the ability to vote. People convicted of misdemeanors or awaiting trial in Colorado have long been able to vote.

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Nicolais: We have one thing to be thankful for in 2020: Colorado voting

The efforts of election officials have made Colorado a shining example for the rest of the country