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Social issues come to the fore in CD-7 race

Social issues come to the fore in CD-7 race

U.S. Senator Michael Bennet rode to victory in Colorado two years ago with the support of women, who wanted nothing to do with Republican challenger Ken Buck's hardline position on abortion and what seemed to be a dismissive attitude...

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October 25, 2012 Center Well, Civil Rights, Health, Politics
Perlmutter and Coors mix it up over tax policy

Perlmutter and Coors mix it up over tax policy

ARVADA-- In a debate sponsored by a business group here Thursday morning, it came as little surprise that Colorado Congressional District Seven candidates Joe Coors and Ed Perlmutter received no questions about their stances on social issues. ...

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September 27, 2012 Center Well, Politics
Swing-state Colorado pols rotate in and out of national spotlight

Swing-state Colorado pols rotate in and out of national spotlight

With two months left in the election cycle and swing-state Colorado still up for grabs, the national spotlight keeps flickering over state politicians, giving them opportunities to raise their profiles....

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September 5, 2012 Center Well, Politics
‘No Personhood’ Colorado campaign cautions against big government

‘No Personhood’ Colorado campaign cautions against big government

DENVER-- A rally hosted here Thursday on the steps of the capitol by this year's "No Personhood Campaign" featured speakers who decried government intervention into citizens' private lives and admonished overreaching political activists who would tap the organs of...

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August 24, 2012 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Health, Politics, Top Stories
In Colorado, congressional challengers are opening their personal wallets

In Colorado, congressional challengers are opening their personal wallets

Depending on how things go in Colorado's primaries June 26 and in the general election in November, this will either be the year that congressional challengers were able to buy their way into office or the year in which challengers...

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June 18, 2012 Center Well, Politics, Top Stories
Fed court ruling in DOMA case a victory for states’ rights

Fed court ruling in DOMA case a victory for states’ rights

A unanimous federal appeals court ruling issued in Boston today found the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) unconstitutional in that it discriminates against same-sex couples. The ruling is a victory for the Obama administration and supporters of both gay...

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May 31, 2012 Center Well, Politics, Top Stories
Colorado GOP donors fly below the radar with maze of 527 committees

Colorado GOP donors fly below the radar with maze of 527 committees

In Colorado, organizing, infrastructure and fundraising within the Democratic Party and progressive organizations are the stuff of legend. The story of how liberal mega-millionaires and single-minded cooperation on the left turned this formerly solid red state to purple and blue...

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April 23, 2012 Center Well, Politics, Top Stories

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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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Here are potential questions that could be on your November ballot in Colorado

We already know the six big questions that will be on your ballot to answer in the fall, from lowering the required age for state lawmakers to […]

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