Articles By Jesse Paul

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

In his toughest political battle yet, U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman is trying to navigate his way to another re-election against growing headwinds

Mike Coffman is trying to keep the White House at arm’s length, while his Democratic opponent, Jason Crow, is attempting to paint the congressman and President Donald Trump as one and the same

Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published

Cargill Meat, union reach $1.7M settlement with 138 Muslim workers at Fort Morgan plant over prayer accommodations

The workers lost their jobs after a dispute about short breaks to allow them to perform obligatory prayers

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado lawmakers under pressure to act as troubled immigrant driver’s license program approaches another large crossroads

If Colorado lawmakers don’t act quickly next year, three of the four offices offering licenses will stop offering the service

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

How the Southwest’s drought has led to a record-breaking increase in invasive mussels on boats coming into Colorado

Lake Powell’s low water levels have given invasive mussels an easier way to latch onto boats and hitchhike into Colorado

Outdoors Primary category in which blog post is published

Aspen Skiing Co. takes leap in its political activism by targeting 3 Republican U.S. senators in new ad campaign

The glitzy resort has been active politically behind the scenes for years, but dives into partisan politics with this new effort -- and is risking alienating customers

Health Primary category in which blog post is published

The opioid crisis is breaking hearts in Colorado — and that’s forcing doctors to make tough choices

As the U.S., Colorado work to address the opioid epidemic, hospitals are seeing a major increase in deadly heart infections caused by injection drug use. That’s left doctors facing difficult moral and ethical decisions.

I grew up as part of the 9/11 generation. Here’s why we should all remember and retell our memories from that day.

It was in the chaos that America was united in the most terrible of ways, but also in the most resilient of ways

Opinion
Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Three years after the Gold King Mine spill there’s no fix to leaky abandoned mines. What’s the holdup?

Today, the problem of mines leaching heavy metals into bodies of water remains, for the most part, unaddressed