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Tag Archives: Pat Steadman

Coloradans celebrate gay marriage, rally for upcoming elections

Love may be win for Democrats as well. More than two-thirds of Colorado voters support same-sex marriage....

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October 9, 2014 Elections 2014, LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado’s swift, swerving trip to marriage equality

Jubilant supporters of marriage equality here Monday said that, in hindsight, the glimmer of victory shone in defeats....

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October 7, 2014 Civil Rights, Elections 2014, In-Depth, LGBTQ, The Mix

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

Shock: Tancredo, your weekly Littwin leader, doesn’t play well with others

Ace reporter Lynn Bartels asked each of the four Republican candidates to name a Democratic state legislator he admired. Guess which candidate couldn't name a single one?...

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June 10, 2014 Elections 2014, Littwin, Politics, The Beats

Gay-rights groups, supporters launch Colorado ‘Marriage Matters’ campaign

"People come into my office to get married. It's a happy office. There are a lot of benefits that come with state-sanctioned marriage. I think everyone has an equal right to those benefits."...

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March 3, 2014 Civil Rights, Health, In-Depth, Politics, The Beats

Littwin: Governor’s race ‘frontrunner’ follies

It has not been a good few days for Scott Gessler and Tom Tancredo, the Debate Dodging Duo and alleged frontrunners for the GOP gubernatorial nomination....

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February 21, 2014 Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats

MLK-inspired Senate civil rights debate marked by 21st-century disconnect

It was the day after Martin Luther King Day. "You will not redefine marriage, and strike marriage, and strike the terms 'husband' and 'wife' from statue," said Senator Ted Harvey, a Highlands Ranch Republican. ...

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January 23, 2014 In-Depth, Politics, Uncategorized

Colorado bill would allow gay couples to file joint federal tax returns

Steadman said the bill is a logical and practical response to the repeal of the federal Defense of Marriage Act this summer....

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January 14, 2014 Civil Rights, LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Gay marriage: No, Colorado is not the next New Mexico

DENVER -- Gay rights supporters in Colorado are applauding the New Mexico Supreme Court ruling that affirmed the right of same-sex couples to marry in the state, celebrating the unanimous decision as yet another in a cascade of similar developments....

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December 19, 2013 Civil Rights, In-Depth, LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats

The Flip Side: Recall redux

As a coordinator for the final ground game in the effort to recall state Senate President John Morse, the leader of the gun-control effort, I organized a rally a week before the recall election for Colorado sheriffs who opposed the...

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December 18, 2013 Civil Rights, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

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Desert drought dust ups avalanche danger in Colorado backcountry

We all know what a blanket of fresh snow is supposed to look like, but for the last 10 years, the snows falling in parts of the Colorado Rockies have been far from virgin white and fluffy.

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THE BLOGS

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Keefe: Cory Gardner as Colorado’s surrealist candidate

You see, he’s not lying. He is “challenging our preconditioned perceptions of reality.”

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EVENTS

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Democracy Now! Denver Double Whammy

On Democracy Now! tomorrow, The Independent’s Susan Greene on the historic $4.65 million jury verdict against the city of Denver for the 2010 city-jail excessive force killing of Marvin Booker, and columnist Mike Littwin on Colorado‚Äôs dead-heat races for governor and U.S. Senate.

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