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Colorado restricts where Medicaid patients can get an abortion. Democrats want to end that.

Only individuals who experience rape, incest or a life-threatening pregnancy can get an abortion covered by Medicaid. But even then the list of facilities that can provide them is limited.

Politics and Government

Opinion: It’s time for Colorado’s Catholic Church to take a moral inventory

The dialogue about the need for accountability following reports of priestly abuse should also be the catalyst for examining other areas where the church presumes moral authority, including health care.

Opinion Columns

Colorado bishops warn Catholics about morality of COVID-19 vaccines, citing fetal cells

The open letter to Catholics affirms the use of some COVID-19 vaccines is "morally acceptable under certain circumstances."

Coronavirus

Opinion: Political chess games aside, the race in Colorado’s Senate District 27 was about issues

Opinion Columns

Colorado measure to ban abortions after 22 weeks of pregnancy fails

The ballot question failed 40% to 60%. The campaigns were expecting a tighter race.

Politics and Government

Colorado election 2020 results: President, Senate, House and ballot questions

The latest Colorado election results reported in real-time in the top races on the ballot

Election 2020

Carman: Roe may be doomed, but the fight for women’s rights is about to get a shot of adrenaline

Opinion Columns

Abortion-ban measure is one of Colorado’s two most expensive ballot questions and the outcome is too close to call

The campaigns for and against Proposition 115 are focusing on “misinformation” and undecided voters in the final days before the election

Politics and Government

Littwin: Yes, Trump used Barrett’s swearing-in ceremony to taunt his opponents one more time

Who knows what the ramifications of a conservative court will be? Would the threat of overturning Roe influence voters on anti-abortion Prop. 115?

Opinion Columns

If Coloradans approve Proposition 115, middle America’s “abortion desert” would be expanded

In 1967 — six years before the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision protected the right to an abortion in the U.S. — Colorado became the first state to pass a law widening access to legal abortion

Health

They’ve been called soccer moms, rage moms and Zoom moms. Why the Colorado suburban-women vote is so important.

Republican women are talking about the economy and law and order, while Democrats are concerned about respect, and women’s rights

Politics and Government

Opinion: How one Colorado anti-abortion ballot initiative could affect pregnant people in over 30 states

New data show Colorado law would force women to drive 30 times farther to reach an abortion clinic that can provide care later in pregnancy

Opinion Columns

Gardner says Roe v. Wade is “settled law” in final U.S. Senate debate, as Hickenlooper talks court packing

The Republican incumbent declared Roe v. Wade “settled law” as his Democratic rival expressed concern about packing the Supreme Court

Election 2020

Colorado 2020 election: A quick guide to the ballot questions on abortion, wolves, taxes, sick leave and more

The 11 statewide policy questions on the 2020 election ballot carry far-reaching implications for social and fiscal future of Colorado

Election 2020

Silverman: A conservative Supreme Court may restrain liberal excesses. But the GOP will pay in Colorado.

Opinion Columns

Proposition 115 explained: Colorado’s broad access to abortion would be scaled back under ballot measure

The November ballot question that would ban abortion after 22 weeks of pregnancy has higher stakes with the fate of Roe v. Wade in question

Politics and Government

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

Politics and Government

Opinion: I’m a cardiologist and I’m voting No on 115. It’s bad for women and bad for doctors.

Opinion Columns

Colorado is debating abortion access again, and it’s quickly getting emotional

Opponents of Proposition 115 have reserved almost $1 million in TV ad time for October, while supporters have launched a social media campaign

Health

Cory Gardner wants to get rid of Obamacare. But it’s not clear what he plans to replace it with.

The Republican senator from Colorado talks more often about what he doesn’t want -- Obamacare, a public option, Medicare For All -- than his ideas on how to achieve his goals of driving down costs and improving care

Politics and Government
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