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Ed Perlmutter
Ed Perlmutter

Nearly $1.5 million pours into Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District for Lauren Boebert, Kerry Donovan

U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, a Colorado Democrat whose race is crucial to his party’s majority in the Senate, hauled in $1.2 million

Politics and Government

Opinion: Son of a 10th Mountain Division ski trooper on why the CORE Act matters

This measure will sustain both healthy outdoor recreation and our outdoor economy for future generations -- and will honor Colorado's military legacy.

Opinion Columns

Colorado’s House delegation splits along party lines as Donald Trump is impeached for a second time

The four Democratic members of Colorado’s U.S. House delegation — Diana DeGette, Joe Neguse, Ed Perlmutter and Jason Crow — voted to impeach Trump

Politics and Government

Rep. Ed Perlmutter: The Capitol attack, and the last four years, show us democracies are fragile

"As the hours unfolded, I became mad, sad and outraged the People’s House was desecrated and disrespected, and even worse, that people lost their lives."

Opinion Columns

Ken Buck now says Trump “deserves some of the blame” for U.S. Capitol riot; Colorado Democrats demand president’s removal

Buck, a Colorado Republican, said earlier that the president wasn’t responsible for the destructive mob. Democrat Diana DeGette is demanding that Donald Trump be ousted.

Politics and Government

Opinion: Congress must pass Dream and Promise Act to protect immigrants

Opinion Columns

Colorado’s Jason Crow launches effort to boost police accountability, federal misconduct investigations

The Aurora Democrat says he began working on the measure last year after the death of Elijah McClain, an unarmed 23-year-old who died during a confrontation with Aurora police in August 2019

Politics and Government

Opinion: Prepare to face the economic calamity still ahead of us

U.S. Reps. Ed Perlmutter and Joe Neguse say that providing coronavirus support to states also means supporting millions of families

Opinion Columns

6 ways Congress’ $2 trillion aid package will help Coloradans weather coronavirus

From one-time payments to student-loan help and the ability to take money out of retirement accounts without penalties, here’s how the measure will affect you

Coronavirus

Congress has stalled on marijuana banking, so Colorado is taking matters into its own hands

Gov. Jared Polis is ordering his administration to use state legislative and regulatory change to help increase the number of banks working with cannabis businesses by 20%.

Business

Donald Trump is impeached. Here’s how Colorado’s representatives voted and what they said.

The seven members of the state’s House delegation -- four Democrats and three Republicans -- voted along party lines. Five of them spoke on the House floor on Wednesday.

Politics and Government

Congress is weighing whether to give marijuana businesses access to banks. In Colorado, that’s already happening.

As many as 35 banks are already offering financial services to the legal cannabis industry in Colorado, the state’s Bankers Association says, but they’re doing so under hushed circumstances and strict federal oversight

Business

Colorado’s lawmakers in Washington use leadership PACs to raise extra cash from big-moneyed interests

The only member of Colorado’s congressional delegation without a leadership PAC is first-year Democratic Rep. Jason Crow

Politics and Government

John Hickenlooper hasn’t announced a U.S. Senate bid yet, but he’s already reshaping the 2020 race

The possibility of a campaign by Colorado’s former governor has kept other big-name Democrats from getting into the race and prompted those already running to play defense

Politics and Government

How Colorado’s U.S. Rep. Jason Crow evolved from pumping the brakes on impeachment to supporting an inquiry

The majority of Colorado’s Democratic congressional delegation now favors launching an impeachment inquiry into President Trump. U.S. Rep. Ed Perlmutter and U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet are the holdouts.

Politics and Government

Opinion: Colorado is beautiful. Let’s work to keep it that way.

Why we need to fully fund America’s best conservation program

Opinion Columns

“It’s been awhile”: A Colorado congressman jumped out of a plane to commemorate D-Day

U.S. Rep. Jason Crow, an Aurora Democrat and former Army Ranger, was one of two members of Congress to participate in the Normandy event on Sunday

Politics and Government

What changed: Why Colorado Democrats in Congress now support impeachment — or at least suggest it’s an option

U.S. Reps. Joe Neguse and Diana DeGette are calling for impeachment proceedings to begin, either urging their colleagues to join them or counseling them on their decision making

Politics and Government

Colorado’s Democratic delegation not supporting Trump impeachment — yet

The issue is becoming a litmus test in a Denver district where Rep. Diana DeGette faces a Democratic primary challenger

Politics and Government

Democrat Dan Baer, an Obama-era diplomat, jumps into race to unseat Cory Gardner

Baer most recently served as head of Colorado’s Department of Higher Education

Politics and Government
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