Some Colorado Republicans argue that allowing same-sex civil unions will underscore the party’s commitment to individual rights and help party recruitment.
Mitt Romney is taking his presidential ambitions to Colorado, a swing state where he “intends to campaign vigorously,” his spokesman said Monday.
Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler and state Treasurer Walker Stapleton insisted Tuesday there will be no conflicts of interest while they continue working part-time with their old firms.
Gov. John Hickenlooper celebrated his inauguration with flair on Tuesday.
Democratic Gov. Bill Ritter leaves office next week with a hefty legacy on the state’s judicial system.