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Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Colorado measure to ban abortions after 22 weeks of pregnancy fails

The ballot question failed 40% to 60%. The campaigns were expecting a tighter race.

Politics and Government

Abortion-ban measure is one of Colorado’s two most expensive ballot questions and the outcome is too close to call

The campaigns for and against Proposition 115 are focusing on “misinformation” and undecided voters in the final days before the election

Politics and Government

Hickenlooper demolishes fundraising gap with Gardner in final stretch of Colorado’s U.S. Senate race

Colorado’s former governor raised $22.6 million in a three-month span, giving him the edge entering the final month of the campaign

Politics and Government

Diane Mitsch Bush outraises GOP rival Lauren Boebert in 3rd District as Democrats pour money into the race

The national parties campaign committees are spending big on TV ads in a district once considered safe for Republicans

Politics and Government

Opinion: How one Colorado anti-abortion ballot initiative could affect pregnant people in over 30 states

New data show Colorado law would force women to drive 30 times farther to reach an abortion clinic that can provide care later in pregnancy

Opinion Columns

Gardner says Roe v. Wade is “settled law” in final U.S. Senate debate, as Hickenlooper talks court packing

The Republican incumbent declared Roe v. Wade “settled law” as his Democratic rival expressed concern about packing the Supreme Court

Election 2020

Republicans’ U.S. Supreme Court push may box in Cory Gardner

Cory Gardner's reelection hinges on convincing the state's crucial slice of independent voters he's a nonpartisan problem-solver who will look out for the state

Politics and Government

The next four weeks will determine if Cory Gardner keeps his job. Here’s how he plans to shift the tide.

Every poll since October 2019 has shown the Republican incumbent trailing. One survey had him within 5 percentage points of John Hickenlooper, but most surveys show the senator facing a much larger deficit.

Politics and Government

Littwin: The new court may outlaw Roe, but the loser won’t simply be women’s right to control their own bodies

Republicans have hidden behind Roe, using it as a carrot for evangelical voters and others who oppose abortion. But what happens when the GOP dog finally catches the car?

Opinion Columns

Proposition 115 explained: Colorado’s broad access to abortion would be scaled back under ballot measure

The November ballot question that would ban abortion after 22 weeks of pregnancy has higher stakes with the fate of Roe v. Wade in question

Politics and Government

Here’s what John Hickenlooper thinks about a U.S. Supreme Court expansion and what makes a good justice

As President Donald Trump and Republicans in the Senate look to fill Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat, the court is becoming a central election issue

Politics and Government

Weiser: Ruth Bader Ginsburg showed us how to find common ground, even when we disagree

Opinion Columns

Littwin: Cory Gardner had no good option politically, so naturally he chose to stick with Trump

Gardner could have said, as he did in 2016, that it was too late to pick a Supreme Court justice. But that would have meant he had to actually be Independent Cory.

Opinion Columns

Cory Gardner says he will vote to confirm a “qualified” replacement for Ruth Bader Ginsburg

In 2016, after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, Cory Gardner said the Senate should put off confirming judges when a presidential election is so near

Politics and Government

Carman: Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s legacy lives in the beating hearts of Colorado’s justice system

Opinion Columns

Littwin: As we mourn Ruth Bader Ginsburg, we are also forced to mourn the state of our democracy

Trump wants a vote on a Supreme Court nominee before the election. For Cory Gardner, who has already dodged the question, the nightmare would be that he’d have to make the deciding vote.

Opinion Columns

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death pours intensity on, could reshape Colorado’s hotly contested Senate race

Republican Cory Gardner declined to say if he thinks the Senate should pick Ginsburg’s replacement before the November election, though national speculation over how he will handle the situation is already mounting

Politics and Government

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87, Colorado leaders react

Democrat Michael Bennet said Ginsburg's replacement should not be chosen before the November election. Republican Cory Gardner's office did not respond to a request for comment.

Politics and Government