Measure to legalize psychedelic mushrooms gains narrow approval in Colorado
By: Chase Woodruff - November 10, 2022
DENVER – Unofficial 2022 election results showed Colorado voters on track to take another big step toward drug decriminalization, with a measure to legalize and regulate psychedelic mushrooms leading narrowly as votes continue to be counted. Proposition 122, dubbed the Natural Medicine Health Act, was ahead with 51% support after more than 5 million votes […]
Boebert, MTG involved in ‘beginning stages’ of White House Jan. 6 planning, ex-aide says
By: Chase Woodruff - April 27, 2022
A former assistant to White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows identified Boebert as one of a small group of Republican lawmakers who met with Meadows to “raise the idea” of former Vice President Mike Pence intervening to prevent the certification of election results by Congress.
Extremist election deniers, GOP lawmakers rally outside Colorado Capitol
By: Chase Woodruff - April 6, 2022
Local and national leaders of a right-wing movement that seeks to violently overturn the results of the 2020 election rallied outside the Colorado Capitol, rehashing an array of baseless conspiracy theories and telling a crowd of hundreds of supporters they’re fighting a “spiritual battle” against evil.
Climate misinformation still reigns in GOP Senate primary amid Colorado drought, fires
By: Chase Woodruff - March 30, 2022
The 2022 campaign season has brought little sign of a change in Colorado Republicans’ long-running pattern of denying or downplaying human-caused climate change.