Latest Colorado state government News

Colorado's Polis issues order to protect abortion access

Jul. 06, 2022 18:10 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Gov. Jared Polis barred state agencies Wednesday from arresting or extraditing anyone seeking or providing reproductive care in Colorado, where the right to abortion was codified in state law this year. Polis issued an executive order that prohibits state agencies...

Some Colorado GOP hardliners fall short in primary elections

Jun. 29, 2022 12:59 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Voters in Colorado's Republican primaries opted Tuesday for candidates widely considered stronger challengers to Democrats' stranglehold on the state's top offices, decisively rejecting right-wing candidates for U.S. Senate, governor and secretary of state. Voters...

Adam Frisch wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Colorado's 3rd Congressional District.

Jun. 29, 2022 12:32 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Adam Frisch wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Colorado's 3rd Congressional District.

Colorado GOP rejects candidates who back Trump election lie

Jun. 29, 2022 00:27 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Republicans in Colorado rejected two prominent candidates whose political profiles were centered on election falsehoods in a fresh reminder that fealty to former President Donald Trump's lies about mass voter fraud is no guarantee of success with conservative voters. ...

David Torres wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Colorado's 5th Congressional District.

Jun. 28, 2022 22:46 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — David Torres wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Colorado's 5th Congressional District.

Erik Aadland wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Colorado's 7th Congressional District.

Jun. 28, 2022 22:46 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Erik Aadland wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Colorado's 7th Congressional District.

Barbara Kirkmeyer wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Colorado's 8th Congressional District.

Jun. 28, 2022 22:46 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Barbara Kirkmeyer wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Colorado's 8th Congressional District.

Heidi Ganahl wins Republican nomination for governor in Colorado primary election.

Jun. 28, 2022 22:26 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Heidi Ganahl wins Republican nomination for governor in Colorado primary election.

Ken Buck wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Colorado's 4th Congressional District.

Jun. 28, 2022 22:26 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ken Buck wins Republican nomination for U.S. House in Colorado's 4th Congressional District.

Diana DeGette wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Colorado's 1st Congressional District.

Jun. 28, 2022 21:59 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Diana DeGette wins Democratic nomination for U.S. House in Colorado's 1st Congressional District.