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George Brauchler
George Brauchler

From bail reform to restoring voting rights and sealing records, Colorado’s criminal justice system is getting a makeover

A slate of bills making their way through the Colorado legislature would keep people out of jail, reduce penalties for some crimes and remove barriers for offenders once they are released from prison. Many of the measures have bipartisan support, but In some cases law enforcement want the brakes pumped.

Crime and Courts

Opinion: My sister’s death at Parkland could have been prevented. Colorado needs protections.

Opinion Columns

Brauchler: The red flag gun bill is too extreme. Let’s find a bipartisan, Colorado solution.

Opinion Columns

Krieger: “Red Flag” is a law-and-order bill. So why is the GOP against it?

Opinion Columns

Colorado lawmakers will consider whether to repeal the death penalty again, as factors align for passage

The Colorado legislature has debated getting rid of capital punishment four times since 2000. The bill being brought this year wouldn’t send the question to voters, as proponents of lethal injection want.

Politics and Government

The “red flag” gun bill is expected to pass in Colorado. But there are important things to watch along the way.

House Bill 1177 isn’t expected to have much -- if any -- Republican support at the Colorado Capitol. Some Democrats may also vote against the measure.

Politics and Government

Super PAC money dominated 2018 election and Democrats controlled the cash race

Outside Republican political groups poured more cash into key Colorado contests but still couldn't land wins in big Democratic year

Politics and Government

Armstrong: How Colorado Republicans can rebuild

Opinion Columns

Colorado Republicans, reeling from 2018 losses, wonder: Is it us or is it Trump?

Two competing viewpoints about what went wrong in the midterms dominate as Colorado GOP conducts an election autopsy

Politics and Government

Colorado’s final election 2018 results are even worse for Republicans

Democrat Jared Polis won the governor's race over Republican Walker Stapleton by about 10 points

Politics and Government

Republican George Brauchler concedes to Democrat Phil Weiser in Colorado attorney general’s race

George Brauchler's loss is likely to be felt by the Colorado GOP down the line

Politics and Government

It’s official: 2018 is the costliest year ever in Colorado politics

A week out from election day, more than $200 million has been spent on Colorado campaigns

Politics and Government

Spending 5 times higher on state Senate races this year than in 2016

With eight days until ballots are counted, the tally of all general election TV advertising buys hits $52.1 million

Politics and Government

Back-and-forth attacks over Colorado attorney general candidates’ criminal defense work hit TV as race heats up in final stretch

The contest is hitting its stride as both campaigns jockey for an edge in the final week of the election

Politics and Government

Carman: A voters’ guide to the absurdities of Colorado politics in 2018

Opinion Columns

George Brauchler, the Republican candidate for Colorado attorney general, is using the prospect of a “blue wave” — and a Polis victory — as a pitch to voters

The race for Colorado attorney general is entering the spotlight as polls show Republican Walker Stapleton is struggling to close a deficit in the contest for governor

Politics and Government

Opinion: Do not be fooled: Here’s what it really takes to be Colorado’s next attorney general

Opinion Columns

Get to know Phil Weiser, the Democratic candidate for Colorado attorney general

Phil Weiser, 50, says he was motivated by the election of President Donald Trump to run for Colorado attorney general

Politics and Government

Get to know George Brauchler, the Republican candidate for Colorado attorney general

George Brauchler is the 18th Judicial District Attorney and is a rising star in Colorado's Republican Party.

Politics and Government

The 6th Congressional District TV ad battle is one of the nation’s most expensive; spending in Colorado attorney general’s race ramps up

Meanwhile, the race to become Colorado's next governor, Republican Walker Stapleton is getting a helping hand from outside groups

Politics and Government
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