Tag Archives: JoAnn Windholz

After marathon hearings, anti-abortion bills fail on party-line vote

Update: In a hearing that went 11 hours and concluded at 12:30 a.m. Friday morning, the House Health, Insurance and Environment Committee voted along 6-5 party-lines to […]...

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February 10, 2017 Capitol Dispatch, Health, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Colorado GOP walks fine line on Trump

With the Republican presidential nominee declaring war on any Republican who won’t back him, most prominent members of Colorado’s GOP are choosing their words carefully […]...

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October 14, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Hard-to-trace ‘gray money’ raises the stakes in big Colorado races

With the election only a month away and mail ballots due out in less than two weeks, “gray money” groups are pouring millions of dollars […]...

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October 5, 2016 Campaign Finance, In-Depth, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

The big spending is on for state House and Senate races

With Election Day just 48 days away — and mail ballots out in 26 days — candidates for the state House and Senate are spending […]...

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September 21, 2016 Campaign Finance, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Is Adams County the new bellwether for Colorado politics?

  The winner of Adams County’s House and Senate races will likely determine which Party controls Colorado’s legislature. State GOP Chair Steve House, who hails from […]...

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March 30, 2016 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Organizers drop recall efforts against Windholz, demanding she step down

The group organizing a recall against state Rep. JoAnn Windholz told The Colorado Independent today they plan to drop their effort. Instead they will focus on […]...

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January 26, 2016 Health, Just In, The Mix

Rally to remove JoAnn Windholz hits the Capitol Tuesday

Rep. JoAnn Windholz referred to Planned Parenthood as the “real culprit” in the shooting at a Colorado Springs clinic. Tuesday, activists will rally at the […]...

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January 23, 2016 Health, Just In, The Mix

Republicans back lawmaker who called Planned Parenthood the ‘real culprit’ in the clinic shooting

  Rep. JoAnn Windholz still has her party’s support in the 2016 race after she blamed Planned Parenthood for inciting the Nov. 27 rampage at […]...

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December 21, 2015 Health, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Meet the lawmaker who blamed Planned Parenthood for Friday’s rampage

  Tuesday morning few people knew of JoAnn Windholz, the Colorado Republican state representative from Commerce City. By Tuesday afternoon, she had made headlines nationwide […]...

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December 2, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Littwin: On apologists for the Planned Parenthood shooting

And so it has come to this: Adams County state Rep. JoAnn Windholz has decided that Planned Parenthood is the “real culprit” in the Colorado […]...

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December 2, 2015 Just In, Littwin, Littwin Columns, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

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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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First look: The big questions on your November ballot in Colorado

From slavery to smartphones to fixing our “damn roads,” Coloradans could face a kaleidoscope of questions on their November ballots. With the election more than […]

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