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Browns Canyon (credit: CBS)

Browns Canyon One Step Closer To Becoming National Monument

The plan to turn one of the most popular rafting sites in Colorado into a National Monument gets one step closer.

07/25/2014

Opponents of Amendment 67 rally on the state capitol steps on Tuesday. (credit: CBS)

Personhood’s Third Go-Round Heats Up State Capitol Steps

Supporters and opponents of one of Colorado’s most emotionally charged ballot measures battled over well-tread topics — abortion, women’s health, the rights of the unborn, contraception and more — during competing rallies on Tuesday on the state capitol steps.

07/22/2014

Mark Udall, left, and Cory Gardner, right (credit: CBS)

Udall, Gardner Each Lead In 2 Separate Polls

Two new polls paint two different pictures of the critical Colorado Senate race.

07/17/2014

Sen. Mark Udall (credit: CBS)

Udall Backs Contraception Coverage Bill Blocked By Senate GOP

Senate Republicans on Wednesday blocked a bill aimed at restoring free contraception for women who get their health insurance from companies with religious objections, a legislative setback for Democrats that they hope will be a political winner in November’s elections.

07/16/2014

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Hickenlooper: No Special Session On Fracking

Gov. John Hickenlooper said Wednesday that he won’t call a special legislative session seeking to grant communities more control over Colorado’s booming oil and gas industry.

07/16/2014

Mark Udall, left, and Cory Gardner, right (credit: CBS)

Udall, Gardner Raise Big Money In Colorado Senate Race

Democratic Sen. Mark Udall raised $3.1 million in the second quarter of the year as Colorado’s Senate contest continued to be one of the most expensive in the nation.

07/14/2014

Sen. Mark Udall (credit: CBS)

Udall Introduces Bill In Response To Supreme Court Decision On Contraception

Senator Mark Udall has introduced a bill in response to the ISupreme Court ruling on contraception. It’s getting support from some women’s rights groups.

07/11/2014

Summit County Commissioner Dan Gibbs talks with CBS4's Jeff Todd (credit: CBS)

Summit County Wants To Acquire Land For More Affordable Housing

There’s an effort to bring more affordable housing options to one of Colorado’s most popular destinations. It’s taking an act of Congress, but Summit County should soon acquire a big chunk of land for more housing.

07/10/2014

Pres. Barack Obama (credit: CBS)

Obama Raises Money For Absent Sen. Udall

In a tough race for re-election, Colorado Democratic Sen. Mark Udall chose the benefit of President Barack Obama’s fundraising prowess Wednesday over the pleasure of his company.

07/09/2014

President Barack Obama speaks in Denver's Cheesman Park on July 9, 2014. (credit: CBS)

At Last Minute, Udall Skips Campaign Fundraiser With President

President Barack Obama urged Colorado Democrats to throw their support and their money behind the state’s Sen. Mark Udall, who is locked in a tight re-election bid. But the senator himself was nowhere to be seen.

07/09/2014

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