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Colorado GOP tries to ban ‘welfare for weed’ against Democrats’ wishes


DENVER—Everyone in Colorado from Republicans to marijuana moguls wants to stop welfare cash from being used to buy recreational pot,… READ MORE
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Nebraska, Oklahoma in border war with Colorado over marijuana


On the front door of the 20,000-square-foot marijuana dispensary here is a laminated sign warning every customer: “It is illegal… READ MORE
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Governor: Legalizing pot was bad idea


Colorado’s decision to legalize marijuana was a bad idea, the state’s governor said Friday. Gov. John Hickenlooper, a Democrat who… READ MORE
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Cory Gardner defeats Mark Udall for U.S. Senate in Colorado


Congressman Cory Gardner unseated Sen. Mark Udall in Tuesday’s election, becoming the first challenger to defeat an incumbent senator in… READ MORE

T Minus 19: Colorado Senate Race Already In the Mail

Colorado has been one of the clear surprises this midterm. While the general outlines of the Senate battlefield have been set for two years, Colorado emerged as a competitive state early this year. After a… READ MORE

Colorado Senate rivals clash in raucous debate

PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) — Sen. Mark Udall (D-Colo) and his Republican challenger, Rep. Cory Gardner, clashed in the most raucous debate yet of their…… READ MORE

Eleventh child in Colorado treated for virus-related paralysis symptoms

By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) – The number of children treated in Colorado for limb weakness or paralysis-like symptoms after coming…… READ MORE

More Colorado High Schools Close as Union-Provoked Teachers Join 'Sickouts'

Two more Jefferson County (JeffCo) public high schools were shut down Monday due to an organized teacher “sickout,” in which large numbers of teachers called in sick late Sunday night, according to the Denver Post.… READ MORE

Claim: NEA Linked to Student Walkout Organized by Colorado Teachers Union

The Jefferson County Education Association (JCEA) teachers’ union plan to use hundreds of students as pawns in their endeavor to exert control over the district’s school board was organized by a specialist funded by the… READ MORE

Colorado Teen Sought Military Training Before Trying to Join ISIS

A Colorado teen pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq (ISIS), also known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). The conspiracy started earlier this… READ MORE

Colorado Atty. General to Investigate Planned Parenthood Videos Coaching Young Girls in BDSM

The attorney general of Colorado says he will have his staff review the Live Action investigative video of a Denver Planned Parenthood employee coaching a young woman, believed to be only 15-years old, in the… READ MORE

Colorado gay marriage ban struck, appeal awaits

DENVER (AP) — For years, gay rights activists in Colorado repeatedly said it would only be a matter of time before they would be allowed to…… READ MORE

Why Did Gov. Hickenlooper Listen to Michael Bloomberg Instead of Colorado Sheriffs?

While draconian gun control legislation was being pushed by Colorado Democrats in spring 2013, Governor John Hickenlooper (D) appears to have listened to then-Mayor Michael Bloomberg over sheriffs throughout the state. The question is why?… READ MORE