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Tag Archives: hobby lobby

Women for Udall talk priorities — health care and voter mobilization

  A group of female business owners joined Congresswoman Diana DeGette and Planned Parenthood Action Fund President Cecile Richards at local woman-owned restaurant Fire on the Mountain […]...

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September 5, 2014 Just In, Uncategorized

GOP candidates taking notes on Gardner’s birth control gambit

  The GOP stance on women’s reproductive rights is thought to be a liability, as Democrats shore up the support of voters who would prefer […]...

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August 20, 2014 Just In

Pulse of religion still beats in conservative politics

  “AM I the only guy who’s ending sentences with ‘amen’ this weekend?” Ralph Reed, conservative political operative and born-again Christian, asked during his speech […]...

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July 24, 2014 In-Depth, Politics, The Mix

Udall talks Not My Boss’s Business Act

DENVER — Senator Mark Udall joined women’s health advocates today to discuss his newest bill, which would effectively overturn the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision […]...

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July 11, 2014 Elections 2014

Colorado Democrats lead charge to overturn Hobby Lobby decision

Colorado Democrats in Washington D.C. have rallied around a bill that would ban corporations from refusing to cover any health services or benefits ensured by federal law. ...

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July 10, 2014 In-Depth

Wiretap: In the culture wars, women still losing

The Hobby Lobby Supreme Court decision is just the latest example of how women's rights are being abridged. It's not only women who are losing, though. Republicans are losing, too....

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July 7, 2014 Civil Rights, Health, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: The return of the ’47 percent’

On the right, they never really went away. In a video from 2010, GOP candidate for governor Bob Beauprez says nearly half of Americans are "perfectly happy that someone else is paying the bill." ...

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July 3, 2014 Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: Defending the embattled rights of corporations

The Hobby Lobby ruling is a minefield. What other companies can avoid what other laws based on what other religious beliefs? ...

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July 1, 2014 Civil Rights, Health, Immigration, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision knocks up Colorado politics

Reactions in Colorado were nearly immediate and came from both politicians and advocacy groups, who all see the decision throwing added fuel on the already-hot topic of womens' health in the upcoming election. ...

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June 30, 2014 Health, The Mix

Ginsburg trolls Scalia: After Hobby Lobby, beware a flood of corporate faith

Ginsburg warned that the sweeping logic of the Hobby Lobby opinion will open the door for corporations to suddenly find all kinds of rules and regulations religiously offensive. Sound familiar? ...

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June 30, 2014 LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

EVENTS

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Honoring a whistleblower

Please join us Thursday, December 11, for the presentation of The Colorado Independent’s first annual whistleblower award.

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TWITTER

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Global warming takes bite out of Colorado ski season

Normally temperatures at resort elevations this time of year drop into the teens and 20s every night. This season, only a few light frosts have tinged the valleys, leaving the slopes bare and dry.

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THE BLOGS

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News Poem: ‘Law’

For the clatter of broken bullets / four hours on the pavement

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