cbs4

senate

General Motors CEO Mary Barra testifies before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on Capitol Hill, April 2, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Senators Accuse GM Of Covering Up Defective Switch

Members of a Senate subcommittee accused General Motors of trying to cover up problems with an ignition switch that is now tied to 13 deaths.

04/07/2014

(credit: CBS)

New Bill Supposed To Make It Easier To Vote In Recall Elections

Democrats in the state senate introduced a bill they say will make it easier for people to vote in recall elections.

03/17/2014

Rep. Cory Gardner announces his Senate run on March 1, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Cory Gardner Officially Announces Senate Bid

Republican Rep. Cory Gardner has officially announced he will be running for Senate.

03/01/2014

Ken Buck, left, Rep. Cory Gardner, right (credit: CBS)

Gardner To Challenge Udall In Senate Race, Ken Buck Out

Rep. Corey Gardner, a tea partyer elected in the 2010 Republican wave, will challenge Democratic Sen. Mark Udall in this year’s midterm elections, Republican officials said Wednesday.

02/26/2014

(credit: CBS)

Colorado Recalls See Another Legal Challenge

Two state lawmakers who are facing the first legislative recalls in Colorado history are awaiting resolution of another legal challenge.

08/12/2013

Owen Hill, left, and Randy Baumgardner, right (credit: leg.state.co.us)

Republicans Step Forward To Challenge Udall

Two Republicans have stepped forward to challenge Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Udall — and they’re launching their initial attacks after backing some of the GOP’s most conservative positions.

07/12/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Chooses Colorado As Spot To Press For Gun Measures

In danger of losing congressional momentum, President Barack Obama is drawing attention to Colorado’s newly passed gun control laws as he applies public pressure on Congress to pass similar federal measures.

04/03/2013

Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi with female House Democrats (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Pelosi Stays On As Leader, Continuing To Defy The GOP War On Women

She will remain the one woman in a leadership position in the room when important issues effecting women are negotiated over the next year and a strong reminder that Democrats stand with women and promote them to positions of power.

11/14/2012

(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: Ballots Full Of Women

While Mitt Romney talks about binders full of women, Democrats have ballots full of women.

11/06/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney’s Desperation Showing In Final Days Of Campaign

As the campaign draws to a close it has become very apparent that Obama will return to the White House and that Harry Reid will lead a Democratic Senate.

11/02/2012

more