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Two big-name Democrats exploring 2022 bids to unseat Lauren Boebert

Two well-known Democratic state lawmakers say they are already exploring whether to launch a bid to unseat U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert next year, just weeks into the fiery Republican’s term. It’s the...

DATE: Jan. 19, 2021 | UPDATED: 5 hours 51 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Boebert’s spokesman resigns after less than a month, citing Capitol riot

The spokesman for U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert has resigned less than two weeks after the Republican congresswoman from Colorado was sworn into office. Ben Goldey confirmed his departure to The...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2021 | UPDATED: 1 day 22 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Republican Boebert sued after blocking critic on Twitter

Lauren Boebert, the bombastic new Republican congresswoman from Colorado, has been sued in federal court on allegations that she violated the free speech rights of one of her constituents by...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2021 | UPDATED: 1 day 22 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado governor says ‘we were lied to’ about vaccine plan

Gov. Jared Polis on Friday said he was “shocked” to learn that Colorado will be receiving far fewer doses of coronavirus vaccine next week than anticipated after the Trump administration’s promise...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Trump administration passes up Colorado, will move U.S. Space Command to Alabama

The U.S. Air Force is expected to announce Huntsville, Alabama, as the location for the U.S. Space Command headquarters, a blow to Colorado leaders who have been angling for years for the state to...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2021 | UPDATED: 4 days 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado lawmakers will get access to vaccine ahead of others

Colorado lawmakers will have access to a COVID-19 vaccine for the 2021 lawmaking term that begins Wednesday, likely moving them ahead of hundreds of thousands of others in the state’s second...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2021 | UPDATED: 4 days 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado Democrats will pursue mandatory waiting period for gun buyers

Democratic state lawmakers in Colorado are planning to introduce at least three pieces of gun-control legislation this year, including a measure that would require a waiting period — potentially of...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ken Buck now says Trump deserves some blame for riot; Colorado Dems seek ouster

U.S. Rep. Ken Buck on Thursday assigned some blame for the deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol to President Donald Trump, one day after saying Trump was not at all responsible for the destructive mob. ...

DATE: Jan. 8, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

‘We were getting ready to make a stand,’ Colorado congressmen say

U.S. Rep. Joe Neguse had just finished speaking on the House floor in defense of President-elect Joe Biden’s win on Nov. 3 when the Democrat from Lafayette noticed something was wrong. Speaker...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ken Buck asks Trump to address nation, but doesn’t blame president for riot

U.S. Rep. Ken Buck said he’d like President Donald Trump to address the nation and ask for an end to rioting Wednesday at the U.S. Capitol, but that he doesn’t blame the president for inciting the...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Emails show negotiations involving Polis, cigarette giant before tax hike

Gov. Jared Polis’ office was asked to meet several conditions insisted upon by Altria in exchange for the cigarette giant agreeing not to fight legislation that put a question on the November...

DATE: Jan. 6, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado’s new members of Congress – Hickenlooper and Boebert – are sworn in

Colorado’s two new members of Congress were sworn into office on Sunday. Democratic U.S. Sen. John Hickenlooper and Republican U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert, of Rifle, officially joined the seven other...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

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