Phil Weiser

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

USPS to destroy remaining flyers with incorrect mail-in voting information, consult with Colorado elections officials in future

Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold sued the USPS last weekend after it delivered thousands of flyers to Coloradans about mail-in voting that incorrectly said voters must request a ballot to receive one in the mail

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Postal Service says it has already delivered to Coloradans 75% of its flyers containing incorrect mail-in voting information

The USPS says, additionally, more than 200,000 postcards -- or about 10% of the total printed -- are in the process of being delivered and are already commingled with other mail

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Federal court orders Postal Service to stop sending Coloradans flyer containing incorrect mail-in voting information

The order came after Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold, a Democrat, earlier in the day filed a lawsuit to halt the flyers from being delivered

Education Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado pours $2M into internet access for families while partnering with providers like T-Mobile to expand broadband

Broadband access is “a non-negotiable” for students and families, particularly with many learning from home, Education Commissioner Katy Anthes says.

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado joins multi-state lawsuit against the U.S. Postal Service

The lawsuit was filed in Washington state, whose attorney general is leading the legal action

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado attorney general in discussions with other states about legal action to protect U.S. Postal Service

The talks come as fears over the Trump administration’s degradation of the Postal Service ahead of the November election have reached a fever pitch

Crime and Courts Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado attorney general opens investigation into “patterns and practices” of Aurora Police Department

The attorney general can investigate Aurora police under authority recently granted by the passage of Senate Bill 217

Sun Investigation Primary category in which blog post is published

Jared Polis is taking big money from private donors to fund key positions in Colorado governor’s office

The work covered by private gifts and grants include the Colorado governor’s top issues -- climate change, immigration and early childhood

Coronavirus Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado’s attorney general has sent 34 cease-and-desist letters cracking down on coronavirus spread

The latest letters targeted concerts in Weld County and a Teller County Bible camp where the number of infected attendees and staff has reached 41