Tag Archives: Immigration Reform

Wiretap: To the shock of no one, the Obamacare compromise fix is now compromised and unfixed

Remember that oh-so-promising health care compromise? Well, Trump has changed his mind on it again. Some Republicans who were ready to support it now are […]...

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October 19, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Morgan Carroll: Mike Coffman wants to ‘tear families apart’

On Monday morning, as the U.S. Supreme Court began hearing arguments for a critical immigration case, Colorado Democratic Sen. Morgan Carroll accused her opponent, U.S. […]...

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April 19, 2016 Immigration, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Immigration activist one step closer to victory

After seven years fighting deportation, Jeannette Vizguerra finally has some good news. On Wednesday, the longtime Denver resident and mother of three told a crowd of […]...

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February 25, 2016 Immigration, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Colorado Latinos to the GOP: ‘Intolerance won’t win our votes’

Even though the pack of Republican candidates were the marquee event Wednesday, Colorado Latino leaders, students and community members weren’t about to be upstaged. Hundreds turned […]...

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October 28, 2015 Civil Rights, Just In, Politics, The Mix

Wiretap: New York Times blasts video attacks on Planned Parenthood

Movie review The New York Times editorial board does a long and thorough takedown of the video being used to accuse Planned Parenthood of illegally […]...

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July 23, 2015 Just In, Wiretap

Colorado immigration activists join U.S. hunger strike

Arturo Hernandez Garcia, who has sought sanctuary from deportation since November, will be reunited with his family tomorrow — not at their home in Thornton, […]...

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June 16, 2015 Civil Rights, Just In, The Mix

Immigrants wait on backlogged courts for citizenship

Glenwood Springs immigration attorney Erin Richards has two clients who should be well on their way to becoming U.S. citizens. They have spouses and children […]...

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May 29, 2015 Civil Rights, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

No sanctuary: Immigrants struggle to keep families together in wake of Obama’s deportation-relief delay

Arturo Hernandez Garcia, 42, has been waiting seven months in the basement of the First Unitarian Church of Denver for some shift in national immigration […]...

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May 28, 2015 Civil Rights, Just In, Politics, The Mix

Wiretap: Sense and nonsense in Obamacare’s Supreme Court ride

Threat, no threat Ezra Klein writes in Vox that The New York Times blows a major hole through the Obamacare case soon to be decided […]...

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May 28, 2015 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Littwin: Bold on immigration reform! (It doesn’t take much)

YOU COULD feel the ground shift the other day, and for once it had nothing to do with fracking. This was Hillary Clinton shaking up […]...

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May 8, 2015 Littwin, Littwin Columns

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7/20 Women-only dance party!

Attention womenfolk: Come let off some steam and dance with The Colorado Independent! Wear red and join us for a night of drinks, music, dancing and […]

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A $1.6 billion tax increase for Colorado education just got a lot closer to the ballot

Supporters of more funding for Colorado schools turned in more than 170,000 signatures Wednesday to place a $1.6 billion tax measure on the November ballot. […]

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