Colorado GOP Committee Backs Chair In Blackmail ScandalThe Colorado Republican Party's executive committee on Friday voted overwhelmingly to support the party's chairman after he contended that the state attorney general and others tried to force him to resign his post by threatening to release details of an affair he denies.
In Colorado, GOP Infighting Raises Election QuestionsA fresh bout of political infighting among Colorado Republicans is raising questions about the party's cohesion as it prepares for a crucial election year with a Senate seat and presidential election on the line.
Colorado GOP Chair Steve House: Attorney General Coffman Wants Him GoneThe Colorado Republican Party chairman on Tuesday accused state Attorney General Cynthia Coffman and former U.S. Rep. Tom Tancredo of trying to force him from his position.
Democrats Nix GOP Bills Dealing With Mail BallotsDemocrats on Monday rejected proposals from Colorado Republicans that would make mail ballots optional and allow anyone to challenge votes cast by mail.
Gay Marriage In Utah But Not Colorado?Polls find a majority nationwide favoring gay marriage, and a series of new laws has led to 17 states permitting it. But in Colorado this year, the discussion revolves around a proposal to allow couples in civil unions to file state taxes jointly,
Renewable Energy Debate Resumes In ColoradoColorado's Democrats aren't willing to scrap a plan to increase renewable energy requirements for rural electricity providers.
Colorado Republicans Start Fight On Energy BillColorado Republicans want to try undoing some left-leaning proposals adopted last year, and their campaign starts with electricity.
GOP Fights Colorado Elections Bill Past MidnightFurious about Democratic-proposed election changes, Colorado Senate Republicans pushed debate past midnight Wednesday arguing against same-day registration and sending ballots by mail to all registered voters before the bill received initial approval.
Pivotal Votes On Colorado Gun Control MeasuresStanding firm on new firearm restrictions, Colorado Democrats were advancing aggressive gun-control proposals Friday in a state balancing a history of heartbreaking shootings with a Western heritage where gun ownership is treasured by many.
Gessler: Voting System Still Vulnerable To FraudColorado Republican Secretary of State Scott Gessler is defending his search for noncitizens registered to vote and says the voting system remains vulnerable to fraud.
Broader Immigrant Tuition Proposed In ColoradoIllegal immigrants who grow up in the state should be eligible for in-state tuition, not a higher, compromise rate, Colorado Democrats told The Associated Press Monday.
Report: Colorado '06 Immigration Enforcement Law CostlyImmigrant rights advocates say a 2006 Colorado law requiring police to report suspected illegal immigrants has resulted in detentions for low-level crimes and longer jail stays.
Supreme Court's Arizona Immigration Ruling Has Implications For ColoradoThe U.S. Supreme Court took some of the teeth out Arizona's tough immigration law. The court on Monday upheld a key provision in the law, but struck down the rest of it, and the ruling has implications for Colorado.
Senate Passes Bill Restricting DAs In Youth CasesA sweeping change to how Colorado juveniles are charged as adults headed to the governor's desk Thursday after two days of a spirited debate that divided Senators from both parties.
Issue Of Employer Credit Checks Sparks Heated SpatA debate over whether to ban Colorado employers from using credit reports against job applicants became feisty Tuesday.