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Evie Hudak

Coffee Shop Owner Snared in Gun Politics

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.22.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Golay told me he's not sure his business will survive, and he may be forced to go back to bartending and waiting tables. He's not blaming the recall organizers or The Denver Post, but he says having them next door and being quoted in newspaper didn't make running his business any easier.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Gun Vote Forces Colorado Democrat To Leave Office | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Colorado state Sen. Evie Hudak, a Democrat facing a recall election over her vote for stricter gun laws, announced her resignation Wedne...

He Didn't Call You a Nazi? Yes, He Did

Jason Salzman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

In an editorial Monday, The Denver Post slammed Mike McAlpine, a leader of the Evie-Hudak-recall campaign, for calling pro-Hudak protesters Nazi "Bro...

Hickenlooper: Outsiders Should Stay Out Of Recalls Over Gun Laws

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 10.15.2013 | Politics

When two Colorado Democrats were bracing for the fight of their political lives over their support of a few gun control bills, they also found themsel...

Gun Rights Group: 'Recall Hudak, Too'

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 10.07.2013 | Politics

The successful recalls of two Colorado state senators over their support of strict new gun control laws has re-energized an effort to recall state Sen...

Dems Faced Intense Profanity, Rape Threats Amid Gun Control Debate

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.06.2013 | Politics

Lawmakers are known to get angry messages from unhappy constituents, but the emails that Democratic lawmakers in Colorado received during the 2013 leg...

Tea Party Backing Gets Photoshop Treatment In Colorado State Senate Candidate Mailer

The Huffington Post | Patrick Svitek | Posted 07.12.2012 | Politics

If a recent campaign flyer is any indication, a Republican state Senate candidate's selling point in 2010 is now seen as his political liability in 20...

Who Should Decide Whether Birth Control Should Be Part of Health Insurance?

Jason Salzman | Posted 07.08.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Last Friday, Democratic State Senators defeated a measure that would have given support to the so-called "Blunt" amendment, which would allow employers to opt out of offering health-insurance coverage, services, including contraception.

Assault Charge For Throwing A Bean Bag Chair In School? One State Is Reconsidering

AP | By IVAN MORENO | Posted 09.27.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- Young students in Colorado schools can face ticketing or charges for scrawling doodles on a desk, accidentally hitting a teacher with a bean...

Colorado Education Reform Bill Moves Through Senate With Few Amendments

Education News Colorado | Todd Engdahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The Senate Thursday gave preliminary approval to the Senate Bill 10-191, the educator effectiveness bill, after more than six hours of debate on a bli...

Colorado River Bill Moves Through Senate Committee

The Denver Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Kayakers, anglers and all variety of private and commercial boaters could gain the right to float through private land after a state Senate committee ...

Colorado Criminal Justice System

The Colorado Independent | Joe Boven | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER - Juveniles charged as adults in Colorado and awaiting trial as inmates in adult prisons find themselves part of a system that fails to educate...

Colorado Justice System Locking Up Untried Youths, Depriving Them Of Education

The Colorado Independent | Joseph Boven | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER- Juvenile suspects awaiting trial as adults in Colorado jails languish without education, sometimes held in solitary confinement while they wai...

Colorado Tax Restrictions Cost Public Schools $3 Billion Annually

The Denver Post | Tim Hoover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Colorado schools, which are facing a 6 percent funding cut, would have had an additional $3 billion annually if constitutional limits on residential p...