Tag Archives: Abortion

Colorado Republicans all vote for politically hot, doomed federal anti-abortion bill

Colorado lawmakers in the U.S. House on Wednesday split along party lines on a bill that would ban nearly all late-term abortions across the country. The […]...

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May 14, 2015 Health, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Swing-state Colorado U.S. Congress members clash over latest anti-abortion bill

DENVER — Abortion bills are pouring down on Colorado like spring rain on the Northern Front Range. First, reproductive-health politics dominated the end of the 2015 […]...

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May 13, 2015 Health, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Tim Neville’s anti-abortion mobile clinic crashes into reproductive rights debate

Sen. Tim Neville, R-Littleton, distributed flyers on the Senate floor Thursday announcing that a mobile pregnancy counseling clinic, equipped with ultrasound technology, would be parked […]...

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April 30, 2015 Capitol Dispatch, Health, Just In, Politics, The Mix, Uncategorized

GOP blocks birth-control funding for low-income women

A bill to offer low-income women free long-acting reversible birth control failed on party lines in the Republican-controlled Senate kill committee, despite bipartisan efforts to save […]...

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April 30, 2015 Capitol Dispatch, Just In, Uncategorized

Littwin: Overripe ‘Dr. Chaps’ implodes

Like many of you, I’m surprised it took nearly three months for Gordon “Dr. Chaps” Klingenschmitt to finally implode. I’d have guessed six weeks — […]...

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March 27, 2015 Littwin, Littwin Columns, Uncategorized

Abortion clinic regulations rejected in Colorado

"I don't understand the point of the ultrasound requirement other than to somehow guilt a woman into changing her mind."...

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February 13, 2015 The Mix

Littwin: See that? Republicans all about abortion, again

As you know, Sen. Mark Uterus is no longer in the Senate. In losing to Cory Gardner last November, Mark, uh, Udall was mocked for […]...

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January 23, 2015 Littwin, Littwin Columns

And they’re off: Colorado General Assembly Opening Day

Colorado's General Assembly kicked off its 70th session in classic Colorado style -- so bipartisan it’s hard to say who’s walking onto the court with the upper hand....

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January 7, 2015 The Mix

Testing prenatal tests and finding them wanting

Screening tests that use human genome sequencing technology to detect the health of fetuses have been a booming business for years and have led pregnant […]...

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December 15, 2014 Just In

Udall tries to hold on to Senate seat in tight fight with Gardner

Efforts in the past two weeks in the dead-heat U.S. Senate race have focused on getting voters to mail in ballots and now to drop them directly at polling centers. It's all about turn out now....

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November 4, 2014 Election 2014: Featured, Election 2014: US Senate, Elections 2014, Just In, Top Stories


VIDEO: Drilling into Colorado fracking

In April, The Colorado Independent hosted a panel discussion at Denver Open Media about fracking in Colorado. It was hosted by former Managing Editor John […]

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