Stories tagged: "Colorado"

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Progressives Notched Big Wins at the State Level This Year. Here Are a Few.

2020 wasn’t a banner year at the national policy making level, but that void made the work of state leaders all the more critical.

An abortion rights rally outside of the Supreme Court in March 2020 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images)
Colorado Voted to Protect Reproductive Rights. Louisiana? Not So Much.

Election Day saw reproductive rights in the US take one step forward and potentially 50 steps back with anti-abortion measures on the ballot in both the West and South.

Protesters call for the reopening of Colorado while restrictions put in place to stop the spread of the new coronavirus were eased in most of the state, Friday, May 1, 2020, in front of the State Capitol in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Colorado Man Arrested For Pipe Bombs Was Organizing Armed Protest Against Coronavirus Restrictions

FBI and ATF Agents discovered four pipe bombs and potential pipe bomb components inside Bradley Bunn’s house.

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Colorado Becomes 22nd State to Abolish Death Penalty

Colorado’s action is part of a gradual national trend to move away from capital punishment.

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Could Democrats Take Back The Senate? New Polls Say Yes.

Polls show Democrats leading Republican incumbents in key Senate races in Arizona, Maine, North Carolina, and Colorado.