Author Archive | Erin Prater
Monday was the day of the obligatory eclipse-glasses selfie — or so we thought. By now we all know that a certain politician didn’t wear his protective glasses while looking at the eclipse — at least not at first. Someone shouts "don't look" as Pres. Trump looks up without eclipse glasses on as solar eclipse passes over […]
U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn of Colorado Springs tweeted a scathing criticism Wednesday of the president’s remarks about the weekend’s racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia — the Republican congressman’s strongest statement yet on the topic.
It’s that time of year again. The kids are headed back to school, Sharpies are on sale, and the innards of craft stores like Michaels and Hobby Lobby once again smell of pumpkin spice. It’s fall, y’all — almost, at least. Where did the time go? It seems like just yesterday Gov. Hickenlooper threatened to […]
Colorado officials could be doing more to “prevent and reduce suffering and death from cancer” via policy and legislation, according to a new report by the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network. Of the nine areas of public policy examined in the report — including cigarette tax rates, Medicaid coverage of tobacco cessation and access […]
Eating wings at Samples World 🌎 Bistro on #StartupDay w/ @RepKenBuck. Not all startups are tech, some are delicious! pic.twitter.com/wMZjl3xgZA — Rep. Jared Polis (@RepJaredPolis) August 1, 2017 Gotta hand it to @progressnowco. But as @colo_politics points out, a bit redundant given our coverage. #sickburnhttps://t.co/7clWFeRIPt — Doug Robinson (@DougRobinsonCO) August 3, 2017 .@colo_politics has inspired […]
U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., voted Tuesday to move ahead on health care legislation aimed at dismantling the Obama health law, lending a crucial vote that contributed to the 51-50 victory for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and President Donald Trump. All 48 Senate Democrats, including Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., opposed the motion, according to CNN. […]
These are not conservatives. This is an extreme-right religious cult that works relentlessly to abuse homosexual children by encouraging parents to subject their gay children to “conversion therapy,” which they claim can “cure” children and adults of their homosexuality. Trump and Pence are no longer being coy about wanting to take women’s rights back to […]