Black membership doubles in General Assembly

Author: Joey Bunch - November 14, 2016 - Updated: November 14, 2016

The representation of African-Americans in the Colorado  legislature surged last week, including the first time that two African-Americans were elected to the state Senate in the same election, according to the Black Democratic Legislative Caucus of Colorado. Both new senators are women who last session served in the House: Angela Williams of Denver and Rhonda Fields […]

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Joey Bunch

Joey Bunch

Joey Bunch is the senior political correspondent for Colorado Politics. He has a 31-year career in journalism, including the last 15 in Colorado. He was part of the Denver Post team that won the Pulitzer Prize in 2013 and is a two-time Pulitzer finalist. His resume includes covering high school sports, the environment, the casino industry and civil rights in the South, as well as a short stint at CNN.