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Colorado Politics - Stay Informed with Colorado Politics

08.21.2019

Welcome to the Colorado Politics Newsletter. What happens under the Gold Dome affects all of us, so take a look at our top five political stories that are grabbing Colorado's attention.

 

OUT WEST ROUNDUP | Man plans pheasant hunt for Utah wheelchair users; sage grouse numbers on decline

Our weekly look at news from Colorado's neighbor states.

Protesters march on immigration detention center in Aurora (VIDEO)

Protesters on Saturday marched several miles from Denver to an immigrant detention center in Aurora where dozens of counter-demonstrators were waiting.

 

AOC calls on Democrats to return to progressive, 'FDR roots' at Boulder fundraiser

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a progressive firebrand and sponsor of the Green New Deal, said that Democrats need to return to the party's roots at a Boulder fundraising dinner.

 

Steak, beer and politics: 2020 Democrats descend on Iowa

With marching bands, drum lines, hundreds of yard signs and at least one fire truck, Democratic presidential candidates made a colorful and often loud pitch to Iowa Democrats at the Steak Fry fundraiser in Des Moines.

 

INTERVIEW | Justice Gorsuch warns of Supreme Court danger: '9 older people sitting in Washington making stuff up’

He's firing back at the critics of his judicial philosophy, some of whom sit alongside the Coloradan on the Supreme Court.