Position: The Colorado Sun

Colorado Legislature’s special session starts with coronavirus exposure

Colorado lawmakers are contending with the possibility of a mass coronavirus exposure at the Capitol on the first day of the state’s special legislative session to address the economic effects of...

DATE: Nov. 30, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis, partner test positive for COVID-19

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis and his partner, Marlon Reis, have tested positive for COVID-19 . The pair announced their diagnosis on Saturday night. The governor’s office says both are asymptomatic...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Governor names Colorado Supreme Court appointee

Gov. Jared Polis on Friday selected Maria Encarnacion Berkenkotter as his first Colorado Supreme Court appointee. “Throughout her career, she has shown a keen ability to render sound and wise...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado’s special legislative session on coronavirus relief set to begin Nov. 30

Gov. Jared Polis announced late Thursday that Colorado’s special legislative session aimed at providing people with economic relief from the state’s worsening coronavirus crisis will begin Nov. 30....

DATE: Nov. 20, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Second effort to recall Jared Polis in two years fails

The long-shot bid to recall Gov. Jared Polis, the second in as many years, has fizzled after organizers didn’t turn in signatures that were due Friday to force a special election to oust the...

DATE: Nov. 14, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

3 numbers that explain Lauren Boebert’s victory in 3rd Congressional District

Given the conservative voter-registration lean of Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District, Republican Lauren Boebert was always the frontrunner in the battle for the open seat. But Democrats thought...

DATE: Nov. 4, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Update: Shooting amid Denver protests leaves man dead; 9News guard ID’d

A shooting Saturday afternoon in Denver amid chaotic political protests left a man dead and police have taken a security guard working for a television station into custody as a suspect. Denver...

DATE: Oct. 10, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Another effort to recall Polis may begin collecting signatures

Backers of a long-shot effort to recall Gov. Jared Polis over his response to the coronavirus response and use of executive authority may begin collecting signatures. The Colorado Secretary of...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado sues Postal Service over incorrect mail-in voting information

Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold on Saturday sued the U.S. Postal Service, accusing the agency of attempting voter suppression through an informational postcard it’s sending to voters...

DATE: Sept. 12, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

Colorado governor orders bars to re-close to in-person service

Gov. Jared Polis on Tuesday ordered Colorado bars and nightclubs to close once again to in-person service because of the coronavirus crisis, citing the fact that the establishments have been blamed...

DATE: June 30, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Colorado Supreme Court upholds ban on large-capacity gun magazines

The Colorado Supreme Court on Monday upheld the state’s seven-year-old ban on gun magazines that hold more than 15 rounds of ammunition. Rocky Mountain Gun Owners, a hard-line gun rights...

DATE: June 29, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Want to understand U.S. politics? Look at Colorado’s 3rd Congressional race

Who is more progressive? Who is more supportive of President Donald Trump? Who is more electable? Who can get things done in Washington? Those are the questions playing out in the Democratic and...

DATE: June 28, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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