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Teen Birth Rate In Colorado Down 40 Percent

The teen birth rate in Colorado dropped 40 percent from 2009 through 2013, and state officials say a health initiative aimed at low-income women is partially responsible.

07/03/2014

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Colorado Governor Touting Family Planning Effort

Gov. John Hickenlooper is joining the state’s chief medical officer to tout a state initiative to reduce teen births.

07/03/2014

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Gay Lawmakers: Overturn Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Saying further delays are pointless, gay lawmakers on Thursday called for Colorado’s same-sex marriage ban to be declared unconstitutional and for such a ruling to be effective immediately without further appeals.

07/03/2014

Heather Shockey and Tracey MacDermott after getting their marriage license at the Boulder County Clerk and Recorders Office in Boulder Wednesday, June 25, 2014. (Photo by Alex Burness/The Daily Camera)

Colorado Leaders Seek Gay-Marriage Resolution

Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper and Republican Attorney General John Suthers asked a federal court Wednesday to issue an injunction declaring Colorado’s same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional.

07/02/2014

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Bob Beauprez’s Running Mate Is A Single Mother, Colorado Native

The ticket is complete after the Republican candidate for governor of Colorado has just picked his running mate, and it comes on the same day a new poll shows the race is a dead heat.

07/01/2014

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Colorado Fracking Initiatives Advance After Ruling

Supporters of ballot questions to give more control to local governments over fracking will be able to turn in signatures for six different measures after rulings from the Colorado Supreme Court.

06/30/2014

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Mandatory Reporting Of Elder Abuse Taking Effect

Gov. John Hickenlooper is speaking about a law taking effect July 1 that seeks to increase reporting of elder abuse.

06/27/2014

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On Pot Edibles, Washington State Chews Over Colorado’s Early Stumbles

Washington State has adopted Colorado as its guinea pig for pot, as the Pacific Northwest state prepares to be the second state to welcome legalized recreational marijuana sales early next month.

06/27/2014

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Loveland Fracking Vote Doesn’t End Talk Of Special Session

A fracking vote in Loveland hasn’t stopped talk of a special legislative session to tackle new curbs on the oil and gas industry.

06/25/2014

Gov. John Hickenlooper (credit: CBS)

With Primary Over, GOP Focuses On Hickenlooper

Republicans are zeroing in on two contentious decisions from Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper’s past year in office as an attack strategy now that they have their nominee for November’s race.

06/25/2014

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