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Colorado officials cite relentless threats, election lies in wake of SCOTUS ruling on Trump eligibility

Colorado officials cite relentless threats, election lies in wake of SCOTUS ruling on Trump eligibility

Valarie Walker of New York City holds a sign reading “Trump Led a Riot” in front of the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday, Feb. 8, 2024 (Ashley Murray/States Newsroom).…

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Colorado poised to become first state to replace federal protections for critical wetlands

Colorado poised to become first state to replace federal protections for critical wetlands

Homestake Creek in Eagle County, Colorado (David O. Williams photo). For Colorado state Sen. Dylan…

Climate cases targeting Big Oil grind slowly through legal system as carbon pollution impacts grow

Climate cases targeting Big Oil grind slowly through legal system as carbon pollution impacts grow

After years of legal appeals and delays, some oil companies are set to stand trial…

SCOTUS left 60% of Colorado wetlands, streams at risk; Colorado is stepping in with protections

SCOTUS left 60% of Colorado wetlands, streams at risk; Colorado is stepping in with protections

Wetlands near Homestake Creek in Colorado (John Fielder photo). Outrage over the Trump-packed U.S. Supreme…

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Union Pacific wastewater spill near Moffat Tunnel puts spotlight on state rail safety legislation

Union Pacific wastewater spill near Moffat Tunnel puts spotlight on state rail safety legislation

The Moffat Tunnel East Portal in Winter Park (Colorado Newsline photo by Chase Woodruff). As Colorado lawmakers this month prepare to do something that Congress has been incapable of for…

SCOTUS appears dubious of lawsuit by Colorado GOP, indy voters seeking to bar Trump from ballot

SCOTUS appears dubious of lawsuit by Colorado GOP, indy voters seeking to bar Trump from ballot

Protesters displayed a banner reading “Remove Trump” in front of the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday, Feb. 8, 2024, as justices heard oral arguments in a case questioning whether…

States increasingly offering health care coverage for immigrants, noncitizens

States increasingly offering health care coverage for immigrants, noncitizens

Gabriel Henao fled Colombia to escape a guerrilla group who, he said, twice threatened to kill him. After some time in Mexico, he arrived in Colorado in July…

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What would J.C. do? ‘We can all be builders, of homes and of humanity’

What would J.C. do? ‘We can all be builders, of homes and of humanity’

VAIL, Colo. — J.C. is the anti-Trump. No, not that J.C. I’m talking about Jimmy Carter – the 39thpresident of the…