national politics

Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published

Columbine students campaign to spread photos of mass-shooting victims as discussion of gun-violence physiology grows

“We don’t want the images to ever have to be used,” said Kaylee Tyner, a Columbine senior who is leading the student-created #MyLastShot campaign

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Coloradans undecided about national popular vote law, new poll shows, as idea becomes 2020 talking point

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper isn’t fully on board with the idea, telling The Colorado Sun: “In the end, our Founding Fathers got things pretty right.”

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Don’t like what state lawmakers do? Here’s how to recall a law in Colorado

Voters were last asked to overturn a law approved by the Colorado General Assembly in 1932. And it worked.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Here’s how John Hickenlooper introduced himself to America in his presidential campaign kickoff

“I am a dreamer and a doer, and we need both to make real progress,” the former Colorado governor says

A trip to Cuba is worth it, even if leaves you with more questions than answers

The country’s economy is obviously struggling, but Cuba has a lot of potential -- and its citizens are hoping to benefit from that

Opinion
Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado lawmakers are sparring over a plan to bypass the Electoral College. Here’s what’s at stake.

Democrats aim to make the popular vote paramount in the U.S., but Republican state lawmakers counter that Senate Bill 42 would hurt less populous states like Colorado

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

It’s been a smooth ride for most Colorado voters, but even minor midterm glitches seem bigger in a volatile political climate

Voter suppression elsewhere casts a long shadow over relatively small problems in the state lauded for its safe voting environment

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

6th Congressional District battle gets even more fiery — and personal — as Mike Coffman and Jason Crow kick off final election stretch with tense debate

The attacks were plentiful in the most notable debate so far between the two candidates in one of the nation’s most high-stakes election 2018 races