Phil Weiser

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

U.S. Supreme Court upholds Colorado’s right to remove “faithless electors” in consequential ruling

The “faithless electors” decision threatened to have major consequences in the upcoming election by reshaping the Electoral College

Health Primary category in which blog post is published

For diabetes patients, new health threats and cost concerns surface during coronavirus

Racial and income gaps in diabetes management and access to care are worse than ever in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado governor names special prosecutor to investigate death of Elijah McClain

Move by Polis comes after national attention as Aurora seeks to finalize its own secondary investigation into the incident.

Transportation Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado, Denver join 25 other cities and states in suing EPA for relaxing clean-car rule

The EPA’s final rule also could impact Colorado’s zero-emissions mandate

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Supreme Court worries about collateral damage — Frodo Baggins for president? — in Colorado’s Electoral College case

At issue: Should presidential electors in Colorado and throughout the country be bound to follow the will of their state’s voters when casting their Electoral College ballots?

Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published

What it looked like as Colorado’s attorney general argued before the U.S. Supreme Court by conference call

Democrat Phil Weiser argued in a case that could affect the way the U.S. elects presidents

News Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado’s attorney general joins colleagues in seeking federal probe into meatpacking industry

In a letter to U.S. Attorney General William Barr, the state attorneys general noted that the four largest beef processors control 80 percent of the industry

News Primary category in which blog post is published

Texas attorney general helped donor fight virus lockout in Gunnison County

An Associated Press review of county and campaign finance records shows Ken Paxton’s actions stood to benefit an exclusive group of Texans, including a Dallas donor and college classmate