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.
The governor and the El Paso County Clerk are clashing over a recall election that was prompted by the gun debate at the Capitol.
Colorado Democrats say the Republican secretary of state’s office can’t give an impartial decision in a recall effort against a Democratic lawmaker.
Colorado Democrats targeted for recall elections because of their support for gun control laws are arguing that the elections can’t be held because voters didn’t fully understand the recall petitions.
If the recall election of State Sen. John Morse moves forward, it will set up a national battle over gun control right here in our own backyard.