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7/24/14 National News: Colorado Gay Marriage Ban is Ruled Unconstitutional

DENVER–Another victory was awarded to those who identify themselves with the LGBTQ community, living in the state of Colorado.

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Federal Judge Strikes Down State’s Gay Marriage Ban, Stays Ruling

DENVER (AP) – A federal judge in Denver declared Colorado’s gay marriage ban unconstitutional Wednesday, but he temporarily put the ruling on hold to give the state until next month to seek an appeal. 699 more words


Christie Stumps For Beauprez, Unapologetic For Slamming Colorado

DENVER (AP/CBS4) – New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie called Colorado’s governor’s race winnable for Republicans and pledged Wednesday to visit the state often to support GOP gubernatorial contender Bob Beauprez. 441 more words


Colorado: The New Battleground for Control of the Senate

Republicans have been bullish on turning Colorado from a blue to purpl statee since three things happened; 1) liberals pushed an anti-fracking amendment, 2) Governor Hickenlooper and the legislature passed new gun control restrictions and 3) Corey Gardner got the party’s nod to face Senator Udall and Bob Beauprez getting the nod to face Governor Hickenlooper.   481 more words


Hickenlooper Asks Public To Reject Oil, Gas Limits

DENVER (AP/CBS4) – A day after giving up on efforts to call a special legislative session on oil and gas drilling, Gov. John Hickenlooper appealed to the public Thursday to decry possible ballot measures to curb the industry. 313 more words


Future Of Fracking Put To Voters In Colorado

DENVER (CBS4)- The issue of whether local communities should have more control over fracking seems to be headed to voters on the November ballot. … 379 more words


Hickenlooper: No Special Session On Fracking

DENVER (AP) – Gov. John Hickenlooper said Wednesday that he won’t call a special legislative session seeking to grant communities more control over Colorado’s booming oil and gas industry. 329 more words