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Tag Archives: Susan B. Anthony List

Wiretap: Colorado judge casts wary eye on state marriage ban

District Court Judge Scott Crabtree has become the latest black-robed skeptic of arguments leveled in court against gay marriage. The state's gay marriage ban can't really be about procreation, he said. ...

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June 17, 2014 Civil Rights, LGBTQ, Politics, The Beats, The Mix
Anti-Abortion Activists Refine Messaging in Wake of Electoral Defeats

Anti-Abortion Activists Refine Messaging in Wake of Electoral Defeats

After two GOP Senate candidates saw their campaigns implode when they made controversial comments about abortion and rape, Republicans like Sen. John McCain have been asking their party to just shut up about abortion....

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December 14, 2012 Center Well, Civil Rights, Health, Politics
Planned Parenthood salutes Colorado Komen for leadership in funding policy flap

Planned Parenthood salutes Colorado Komen for leadership in funding policy flap

In the wake of news, breaking only an hour ago, that the renowned Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast cancer foundation would reverse its controversial decision to pull funds from Planned Parenthood, local Planned Parenthood representatives praised Colorado Komen...

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February 3, 2012 Center Well, Civil Rights, Health, Politics
Colorado’s Udall, Bennet weigh response to evolving Komen-Planned Parenthood funding clash

Colorado’s Udall, Bennet weigh response to evolving Komen-Planned Parenthood funding clash

Colorado U.S. Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet are penning a joint letter on the evolving relationship between the Susan G. Komen for the Cure foundation and Planned Parenthood to reflect the unique situation developing between the organizations in Colorado,...

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February 2, 2012 Center Well, Civil Rights, Health, Politics
Cain doubles down against choice

Cain doubles down against choice

Presidential candidate Herman Cain became one of the last GOP presidential candidates to sign an anti-abortion pledge created by the Susan B. Anthony List. Mitt Romney is now the only candidate who has not signed the promise....

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November 23, 2011 Civil Rights, Health, Politics

Perry pledges to select only pro-life cabinet members if president

Texas Gov. Rick Perry — currently in the lead, according to Gallup, to be the Republican nominee for president in 2012 — signed (PDF) on Wednesday the Susan B. Anthony List’s controversial anti-abortion pledge. ...

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August 25, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Health, Politics

As president, Ron Paul would veto funding for Planned Parenthood and ‘family planning schemes’

GOP presidential contender Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) has taken a further step proving his anti-abortion-rights commitment since signing the Susan B. Anthony List’s “2012 Pro-Life Presidential Leadership Pledge.”...

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June 24, 2011 Civil Rights, Health, Politics, Top Stories

In GOP abortion bills, DeGette, Pelosi see opportunity to rally public opinion

Colorado U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Thursday that the series of Republican anti-abortion bills introduced in the House this month presents pro-choice lawmakers with an opportunity to shed light on the motivations driving such...

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February 10, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Health, Politics
Embattled anti-abortion Stupak done with Congress

Embattled anti-abortion Stupak done with Congress

Congressman Bart Stupak (D-Mich.) will not seek re-election. The 58-year-old former state trooper served in Congress for 18 years, winning 9 terms, but he has […]...

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April 9, 2010 Blog, Civil Rights, Health, Politics
Musgrave to GOP: ‘Don’t just assume we’re yours’

Musgrave to GOP: ‘Don’t just assume we’re yours’

The conservative backers of New York third-party candidate Doug Hoffman, a crowd that included Marilyn Musgrave, Sarah Palin and presidential hopeful Gov. Tim Pawlenty of […]...

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November 4, 2009 Blog, Politics

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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’s dead-heat races for governor and U.S. Senate.

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