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What changed: Why Colorado Democrats in Congress now support impeachment — or at least suggest it’s an option

U.S. Reps. Joe Neguse and Diana DeGette are calling for impeachment proceedings to begin, either urging their colleagues to join them or counseling them on their decision making

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Colorado congressman wants to close gap in interstate gun sales law that allowed Florida teen quick access to shotgun

U.S. Rep. Jason Crow has offered legislation that would change federal law to require shotguns and rifles sold to someone from out of state to be shipped to their home state -- just like handguns are.

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Denver’s DeGette wields subpoena power as Democrats prepare to investigate Trump. Here’s how she’ll use it.

The Denver congresswoman says while Democrats on the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s subcommittee on oversight and investigations are still trying to prioritize, the Trump administration is in their crosshairs

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In the end, 15 Democrats — including Colorado’s Jason Crow — don’t back Nancy Pelosi for speaker

Jason Crow, an Aurora Democrat, told The Colorado Sun he wasn't worried about backlash from Pelosi because of his opposition to her speakership

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Colorado-based Santa tracker will still run despite government shutdown; Rocky Mountain National Park impacted

Rocky Mountain National Park's gates were open, but staffing was cut back and roads were not being cleared of new snow

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Pledge to limit tenure as speaker wins over Nancy Pelosi critics, including Colorado’s Ed Perlmutter

Ed Perlmutter says "after numerous conversations with Nancy Pelosi" he is backing her leadership and confident she is the right person for the job

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Denver’s Diana DeGette withdraws from U.S. House leadership race

The Denver lawmaker blames pressure to keep the three current Democratic leaders in power without opposition

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Three graphics that explain the 2018 election and Colorado’s political future

In the era of President Donald Trump, the GOP is seeing declines in key Colorado counties, a new analysis by The Colorado Sun shows

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Colorado’s Diana DeGette makes play for U.S. House leadership post

The Denver Democrat faces Jim Clyburn, the highest-ranking black member of Congress, for the House majority whip position