The shooting in Connecticut has put gun control in the spotlight, and now President Barack Obama is launching a new effort aimed at curbing gun violence as two Colorado Congress members sponsor bills to tighten gun laws.
There is a standoff between Colorado and the federal government over the recent approval of Amendment 64 which legalizes marijuana.
Colorado’s longest-serving member of Congress has won a ninth term in the House.
Colorado’s longest-serving member of Congress is seeking a ninth term in the House.
It’s a big test for Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper. He’s addressing the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday evening.
Rep. Jared Polis is among the Coloradans scheduled to speak at the Democratic National Convention.
Colorado’s elected Democratic leaders are reacting to presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney’s choice for a running mate.
In response to the shootings at the Century 16 theater in Aurora last month that left 12 dead and nearly 60 others injured, some lawmakers are debating banning internet sales of ammunition.
Nobody wants to see what happened in Aurora, but questions about what would’ve helped prevent or lessen the tragedy remain at the center of a highly charged, long running gun debate.
President Barack Obama will make federal health insurance available to about 8,000 temporary wildland firefighters, a White House official said Tuesday.