Colorado Democrats who credit a drop in teen pregnancy to expanding access to long-acting birth control such as intrauterine devices have to convince Republicans next year to use state funds for the contraceptives.
Republican Cory Gardner defeated Mark Udall on Tuesday, unseating the incumbent Democratic senator and helping the GOP reach its goal of capturing the U.S. Senate.
Colorado voters failed to approve the third attempt to extend right to unborn children once again this year.
Gov. John Hickenlooper is joining abortion-rights advocates Saturday who are opposing a ballot measure to add “unborn human beings” to Colorado criminal code.
Colorado’s Senate candidates struggled to pin the other down on energy policy and reproductive rights Wednesday in their fifth and final debate.
For most voters this midterm, it is indeed the economy, stupid. And Mark Udall, the Colorado senator now in the political fight of his life, agrees that’s true. But voters might not know it from his ads.
Colorado voters have voted three times against ballot measures to ban all abortions.
Gov. John Hickenlooper and challenger Bob Beauprez addressed plenty of economic issues in their governor’s debate on Tuesday, but emotional social issues dominated the stage and stretched tempers.
Andrew Romanoff took the offensive in Tuesday night’s debate against Mike Coffman and rarely let up.
Democratic Sen. Mark Udall is headed to the perennial political battleground of Jefferson County to continue talking about abortion rights.