Head of El Paso County Democrats Christy Le Lait leaving her post, reflects with candor

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

After five years in the abject minority, Christy Le Lait isn't bitter about her time as head of the El Paso County Democratic Party, she's just a little cynical.

Le Lait is moving to Florida.


Bipartisan military voter bill had winding path to becoming law

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

DENVER - It might have been the most supported yet beleaguered bill in the history of the Colorado General Assembly.

"I think we may have even set a record with how many times a bill can pass unanimously and...

Colorado Springs debate parties have different looks

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

Dylan Sparks, 17, wants his classmates and neighbors to be informed when they go to the polls in 2016.

The Palmer Ridge High School teen was expecting about 20 people at his parent's house Thursday night for...

Douglas Bruce has lawsuit against former Attorney

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

DENVER - Douglas Bruce has filed a civil suit against his former attorney David Lane seeking $165,000 in damages for misconduct in handling Bruce's appeal of his 2012 felony convictions.

Bruce, a Colorado...

Colorado working to tweak marijuana enforcement, testing rules

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

GOLDEN - Colorado kicked off a month-long effort Wednesday to develop and tweak marijuana enforcement rules dealing with everything from yeast levels to how edible medical marijuana products are labeled and...

Hillary Clinton goes after Bush in first Colorado campaign stop

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

DENVER - Hillary Clinton wasted no time jumping on Republican efforts in Congress to de-fund Planned Parenthood when she spoke to a group of 300 supporters of her 2016 presidential bid packed into La Rumba...