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.
Colorado has become a focal point in the national legal battle which pits public accommodation laws against religious freedom protections, with yesterday’s announcement that the U.S. Supreme court had agreed to hear arguments in the case of Jack Phillips, proprietor of Masterpiece Cakeshop in Lakewood, who refused to serve a gay couple seeking a wedding cake for their same sex marriage celebration.
U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet (D-CO) spoke on the Senate floor yesterday about the Republican health care bill. Watch here:
Winner of “national under-30 conservative speech contest” to address Western Conservative Summit in Denver
During this year’s Western Conservative Summit, 10 minutes will be reserved for the winner of the “national under-30 conservative speech contest.” Young conservatives from across the nation are encouraged to enter in this contest.
A baker, who discriminated against a gay couple, is very happy that U.S. Supreme Court will hear his case, lawyer says
Since 2012, conservative talk-radio hosts and lawmakers in Colorado have wrapped their loving arms around a baker who refused to sell a wedding cake to a gay couple.
Gov. John Hickenlooper (D-CO) and Lt. Gov. Donna Lynne announced the takeoff of the Colorado Evaluation and Action Lab (CEAL) Monday. The state-of-the-art government-research collaboration will take place at DU’s Barton Institute for Philanthropy and Social Enterprise, an inter-disciplinary institution founded in 2016 to address intricate social issues for people in need.
Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains (PPRM) denounced the GOP’s Obamacare replacement bill this week, including the legislation’s provision to cut funds for Planned Parenthood itself.