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GOP push for immigration reform thwarted

One of the few House Republican proposals aimed at allowing some undocumented immigrants to become legal U.S. residents was blocked Friday by a powerful committee chairman, who said he would not allow the measure to move forward in his bill. 240 more words

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Personhood Flip Flop the Right Move for Gardner and Coffman

Both Rep. Cory Gardner and Rep. Mike Coffman made headlines this week for coming about against the current Personhood proposal that will appear on Colorado’s 2014 ballot. 701 more words


Rep. Coffman, 2nd GOP Hopeful Disavows Personhood Measures

DENVER (AP) – A second Colorado Republican facing a tough race is disavowing so-called ‘personhood’ measures for fetuses.

Rep. Mike Coffman’s re-election campaign said Tuesday that the congressman no longer supports granting a fertilized egg the same legal rights as a person. 123 more words


Rep. Coffman Urges Action On Pot Banking Bill

DENVER (AP) — Rep. Mike Coffman is urging action on legislation that would allow legalized marijuana businesses to use commercial banks.

Republican Coffman is one of the co-sponsors of the proposal, which is stuck in a House of Representatives subcommittee. 136 more words