Citing an English child with a rare degenerative brain disease, U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) remains committed to repealing and replacing Obamacare, and he’s “been told” the U.S. Senate has made progress toward writing viable legislation.
Is Gardner trying to shirk responsibility for calling the police on protesters with disabilities at his office?
Last Thursday, after a health care sit-in that lasted nearly sixty hours, nine disability rights activists with the Denver-born organization ADAPT, many of whom are in wheelchairs, were arrested at the office of U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO).
A “Save Medicaid” rally sponsored by the disability rights group ADAPT is slated for 11 a.m. tomorrow in front of the office of U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) at Denver’s Skyline Park.
The Centennial Institute’s “Western Conservative Summit” bills itself as the “largest gathering of conservatives outside of Washington, D.C.,” drawing thousands from across the country. Trump even spoke there last year.
Activist groups speak out following arrests of people with disabilities protesting at Gardner’s office
Following Thursday’s arrest of ten disability rights activists who were protesting the GOP health care bill at the office of U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO), leading Colorado activist groups spoke out in condemnation of Gardner’s refusal to engage with constituents and his party’s plan to strip health insurance from millions of Americans.
Colorado gubernatorial candidate George Brauchler weighed into the contentious debate about health care today, telling a conservative talk radio host that he’d “like to see them not let the perfect be the enemy of the good, and get something done here.”
Disability advocates camped in the office of Sen. Cory Gardner (R-CO) say they will stay at the office until Gardner commits to vote against the U.S. Senate’s Obamacare replacement legislation, which would slash Medicaid, a health care program utilized by many disabled people across the United States.
Robert Blaha believes that for American conservatives, the past 150 days have been the best days of their lives, and he cites many reasons to celebrate what will be “an historic” presidency, in his opinion.
In collaboration with the Denver Press Club and the Public Relations Society of America, The Denver Post editorial board is hosting a night of conversation about gentrification, involuntary displacement, and affordable housing in Denver.