Community activists who have been circulating a petition to recall Denver District Attorney Mitch Morrissey announced Monday that they failed to get enough signatures from Denver voters.
Recall elections are becoming de rigueur in Colorado nowadays, but the fact of the matter is that they are likely to worsen public policies as elected leaders begin to adjust to the threat.
Some community activists have started circulating a petition to recall Denver District Attorney Mitch Morrissey.
A group behind the effort to recall El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa says even though they have the required amount of signatures they don’t think they got enough to pass the signature verification process.
A Denver judge ruled that recall elections for two Colorado Democratic senators who supported gun restrictions must proceed even though the lawmakers are challenging the validity of the petitions.
Two Colorado Democratic senators facing recalls over their support for new gun restrictions are going to court Wednesday to try to prevent an election pending a judicial review of the process.
A second Colorado lawmaker targeted for recall because of her support for gun control has lost a challenge to block the recall.
Colorado Democrats targeted for recalls because of their support for gun control remained in limbo Tuesday, pursuing legal challenges to avoid going back to ballot this year.
Colorado officials have scheduled a hearing July 3 to address a protest of a petition to recall state Sen. Angela Giron, of Pueblo.
Attorneys for a second Democratic senator potentially facing a recall election are challenging the effort.