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The news from Jefferson City, watch for it in a next-round Colorado political ad

  The statehouse in Jefferson City, Missouri, is a straight shot on I70 across Kansas from the statehouse in Denver, Colorado. It’s hundreds of miles […]...

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September 11, 2014 Civil Rights, Elections 2014, Health, Just In: Elections 2014, Politics, The Beats

Udall campaign pivots to NSA and privacy

  Remember a few weeks ago when we considered how little online privacy was coming up in the hot, heavy and increasingly nasty U.S. Senate race […]...

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August 28, 2014 Civil Rights, Just In: Elections 2014, Political Ad Watch, Politics, The Beats

Evangelicals push from the right for immigration reform with ‘The Stranger’ documentary

Generally conservative Catholic and Evangelical groups may have more success persuading Republican voters and politicians to take another look at immigration reform....

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August 27, 2014 Civil Rights, Immigration, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Littwin: Death penalty politics, gutsy and easy

  THE death penalty story is back. John Hickenlooper and Complete Colorado joined forces — sort of — to once again put the issue front […]...

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August 26, 2014 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Elections 2014, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Oklahoma sued over botched execution

  Oklahoma state officials need to stop shrouding information about its executions, according to a lawsuit filed today. The suit, filed by The Oklahoma Observer […]...

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August 25, 2014 Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, The Mix, Uncategorized

Ferguson from the Mile High City

  Three of us on the wrestling team were headed to a downtown Turkish sauna to sweat off a few pounds before the next day’s […]...

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August 22, 2014 Civil Rights, The Blogs

Colorado gay rights group honors Boulder Clerk Hall, other allies, celebrates gains

Boulder County Clerk Hillary Hall on June 25 began marrying same-sex couples. It was simple, really, is how she makes it seem. ...

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August 19, 2014 Civil Rights

Littwin: Making a Fallujah of Ferguson

  TEN days after Michael Brown, the unarmed black teen, was shot and killed by a white cop, the problem in Ferguson, Mo., is pretty […]...

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August 19, 2014 Civil Rights, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

Utah appeals marriage ruling to the Supreme Court

"The momentum is clear, the hardships of denial are real, and the country is ready for the High Court to act.”...

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August 5, 2014 Civil Rights, LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Gardner, Coffman take first steps away from House GOP in key immigration vote

All of the Republican members of the Colorado delegation in the House have voted the party line on DACA in the past. But something changed on Friday....

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August 4, 2014 Civil Rights, Immigration, Politics, The Beats

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Melting permafrost could worsen water quality in the Rockies

We may not yet know exactly how global warming will affect all the complex parts of Rocky Mountain ecosystems, but it’s not for lack of trying.

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THE BLOGS

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Will Hickenlooper’s fracking commission be clairvoyant?

None of the members appear to represent the views of the activist-constituents who spent thousands of hours of their lives working for greater local regulatory control. Unless they’re clairvoyant.

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EVENTS

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An evening with Mike Keefe, cartoonist

Mark your calendars for an evening with Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Mike Keefe on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 7 to 11 p.m.

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