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Colorado secretary of state files lawsuit to block Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters from overseeing the 2022 election

A judge barred Peters from having an oversight role in the 2021 election after she was accused of facilitating a security breach of county election equipment

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“Harassment, vitriol and violent threats”: Colorado’s top elections official is asking for security

Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold has requested about $200,000 annually from the legislature for guards and threat monitoring

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Two Republican candidates running for statewide office are opting to limit their campaign spending. That’s unusual.

By adopting voluntary spending caps, Colorado gubernatorial candidate Heidi Ganahl and secretary of state candidate Pam Anderson can sidestep limits on receiving donations

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Prayer, conspiracies and fundraising: Supporters of Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters hold another rally following FBI search

Tina Peters and Sherronna Bishop -- among others -- are under criminal investigation by federal, state and local authorities

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Zornio: Giving thanks for some of Colorado’s top moments this year

As Thanksgiving approaches, it’s the perfect time of year to reflect on what we can all be grateful for

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Nicolais: Secretary of State candidate Pam Anderson gives Colorado GOP its best shot at a statewide office

Known for her independent streak, including unwavering defense of Colorado’s election integrity, Anderson is uniquely situated to succeed in 2022

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Carman: Hostility is all around us, but we don’t have to be addicted to outrage

Amid ongoing anger over COVID-19 and the presidential election, public officials have been threatened, flight attendants have been assaulted and hatred is spreading

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Republican Pam Anderson, a former county clerk, launches bid to unseat Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold

Anderson, who accused the Democratic incumbent for being hyperpartisan, said she wants to be a secretary of state who both Democrats and Republicans can trust

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Denver judge dismisses lawsuit seeking to invalidate votes cast for Amendment 78

Judge J. Eric Elliff found that the legal action filed by Bell Policy Center Executive Director Scott Wasserman and Summit County Commissioner Tamara Pogue was filed too late

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Judge bars Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters from having role in upcoming election

Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold sued to block Peters from being involved in the November election amid criminal investigations into Peters’ office

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Littwin: If only the strange case of Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters actually was strange

According to every poll, what Peters has been saying about the Big Lie is right in line with what a sizable majority of Republicans apparently believes

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Group files 11th-hour lawsuit seeking to block one of three questions on Colorado’s statewide ballot this year

The plaintiffs claim that Amendment 78, which would require more legislative oversight over how money from legal settlements and the federal government is spent, should not have been approved for the 2021 election

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Colorado secretary of state files lawsuit to prevent Mesa County clerk from being involved in upcoming election

Jena Griswold's filing asks the Mesa County District Court to make former Colorado Secretary of State Wayne Williams, a Republican, the county's designated election official, and county Treasurer Sheila Reiner the elections director

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Conservative dark-money group battles to keep its donors secret in showdown with Colorado’s secretary of state

The nonprofit Unite for Colorado plans to appeal its $40,000 fine while facing a second complaint for spending on ballot measures

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Littwin: Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters gives first interview since skipping town to the MyPillow guy. Who else?

Peters admits making copies of the voting system’s hard drive in order, she said, to “preserve” the evidence. Mesa commissioners, meanwhile, are set to extend the county’s contract with Dominion.

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Supporters converge in Mesa County to back up clerk Tina Peters, who is in hiding after voting system breach

GOP state Rep. Ron Hanks calls Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold’s investigation of Peters a “false-flag operation”

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Mesa County treasurer appointed to oversee upcoming election as FBI joins investigation into clerk’s office

Mesa County Treasurer Sheila Reiner will oversee the county's upcoming elections with the help of a three-person commission

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Nicolais: Mesa County clerk Tina Peters should be recalled for potentially criminal behavior

As the Mesa County district attorney reviews how passwords for election equipment were leaked from Tina Peters’ office, residents should remove the threat she poses to democracy

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Colorado’s top election official orders Mesa County to scrap voting equipment after passwords leak

Jena Griswold wrote in an order that her office "finds it cannot establish a verifiable chain of custody for any of the voting systems components in Mesa County"

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Colorado’s top election official squarely blames Mesa County clerk for voting equipment passwords breach

As the investigation into Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters’ office ramped up on Tuesday, the Republican official appeared at a “cyber security” conference hosted by the “MyPillow Guy” where he espoused baseless claims about fraud in the 2020 presidential election

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