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Shifting Views On Gay Marriage Now Favor Democrats

It wasn’t all that long ago that Republicans used gay marriage as a tool to drive Election Day turnout. But as public opinion on the issue has turned and courts strike down same-sex marriage bans, gay rights is evolving into a wedge issue for Democrats to wield.

05/23/2014

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Colorado Recall Election Changes Clear Hurdle

Century-old elections language sparked a fiery partisan debate in the Colorado Senate on Thursday as Democrats steered through an update to recall laws despite complaints that they’re trying to change the rules in their favor.

03/27/2014

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Democrats Nix GOP Bills Dealing With Mail Ballots

Democrats on Monday rejected proposals from Colorado Republicans that would make mail ballots optional and allow anyone to challenge votes cast by mail.

01/28/2014

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Colorado GOP Proposes Election Law Changes

Colorado Republicans are taking aim at a new requirement that every registered voter get a ballot by mail.

01/27/2014

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Election Year Sets Up Fights In Colorado Politics

Colorado Democrats are coming off a year of monumental legislation and huge controversy.

01/05/2014

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New Colorado? Rural Voters Approve Secession Idea

The nation’s newest state, if rural Colorado residents had their way, would be about the size of Vermont but with the population of a small town spread across miles of farmland.

11/11/2013

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More Than A Million Ballots Received By Secretary Of State’s Office

Voters around Colorado dropped off ballots on Tuesday in the first-ever statewide mail ballot only election.

11/05/2013

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Hickenlooper Drops Off Ballot, Urges ‘Yes’ Vote On Amendment 66

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper dropped of his ballot in advance of Election Day on Tuesday.

11/03/2013

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Larimer County Mail-In Ballots Go Out Early For Flood Victims

The flooding is affecting the election in parts of Colorado and Larimer County officials want to make sure voters who lost their homes can still cast their ballot next month.

10/15/2013

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Colorado Democrats Strike Back At GOP Voting Measures

In a bitter fight, Colorado Democrats recently muscled through the Statehouse a massive elections reform bill that allows voters to register up until Election Day and still cast their ballots.

05/20/2013

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