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Sabrina Siddiqui

Gun Vote Forces Colorado Democrat To Leave Office

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Dem Recalled Over Gun Control Has 'No Regrets'

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 10.04.2013 | Politics

The stunning victory for the National Rifle Association and gun rights activists in the first recall election in Colorado history was complete Thursda...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Democrat Defeated By NRA Vows To Keep Fighting

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Angela Giron, one of the two Democratic state senators defeated in Colorado's historic recall election, wants to set the record straight...

Major Colorado and National Implications of the Recalls

Aaron Harber | Posted 11.12.2013 | Politics
Aaron Harber

The successful recall of two Colorado state senators due to a campaign spearheaded by the National Rifle Association and other gun rights organizations sent a shockwave through Colorado that reverberated across the entire nation.

Gun-Rights Activists Send Shockwaves In Colorado Recall Victory

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 11.11.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. COLORADO SPRINGS — Gun-rights advocates and conservative voters here and in Pueblo sent a shock wav...

In Colo.'s Recall, NRA's Message To Anti-Gun Lawmakers: 'Be Afraid'

The Colorado Independent | Mike Littwin | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

From The Colorado Independent's Mike Littwin. Be afraid. Be very afraid. That was the message the NRA boys and their friends were threatening...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Stunning Victory For NRA In State Election

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The first recall election in Colorado's history on Tuesday marked a stunning victory for the National Rifle Association and gun rights a...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Democrats Decry Voting Process In Colorado Recall

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The first recall election in Colorado's history will determine on Tuesday the fate of two Democratic lawmakers, Senate President John Mo...

Lawmakers Challenged After Voting For Gun Restrictions

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 09.09.2013 | Politics

DENVER -- In a state darkened by the shadow of nightmarish mass shootings, a pair of Colorado lawmakers who voted in favor of new firearms restriction...

NRA Pours Money Into Recall Of Colorado Senators

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 09.04.2013 | Politics

Two Colorado state senators facing a historic recall election next week are now also going against a ramped up financial contribution from the Nationa...

The Colorado Recall Elections vs. Common Sense

Michael Sargeant | Posted 11.02.2013 | Politics
Michael Sargeant

On September 10, 2013, Colorado voters in two state Senate districts will go to the polls for a special election. The central question on the ballot i...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Bloomberg Spends Big Money To Save Colorado Democrats

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, one of the most vocal proponents of stricter gun laws in America, donated $350,000 to the two Dem...

How A Moving Anti-Gun Violence Speech Became A Rallying Cry For Pro-Gun Groups

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 08.27.2013 | Politics

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. It has become the kind of speech more people have opinions about than have ever heard. Bits of it ha...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Colorado Democrat Facing Recall Vows To Defeat Gun Lobby

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Colorado's state legislature considered landmark gun control measures this year to reduce gun violence, state Sen. Angela Giron (D-Pu...

Morse Campaign Charges Bias In Gessler's Recall Ballot Language

The Colorado Independent | Tessa Cheek | Posted 08.09.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's Tessa Cheek. ON WEDNESDAY, Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler’s office signed off on ballot language for t...

Judge Won't Block Recalls Over Gun Votes

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 09.17.2013 | Denver

DENVER — Two Democratic Colorado state senators who supported gun restrictions won't appeal a Denver judge's ruling Thursday refusing to stop re...

Gessler Files Suit Against Hickenlooper To Set Recall Election Date

Posted 07.15.2013 | Denver

Republican Secretary of State Scott Gessler filed suit against Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper late Sunday in a move meant to force the governor to ...

Colo. Sec. Of State Downplays 'Conflict Of Interest' In Dem Recall Efforts

The Colorado Independent | Tessa Cheek | Posted 07.03.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's Tessa Cheek. “I know this puts you in a tough position,” attorney Mark Grueskin said to Deputy Secretary of Sta...

Another Colo. Lawmaker Faces Recall Over Support Of Gun Control Laws

Posted 06.25.2013 | Denver

A recall effort targeting Sen. Angela Giron (D-Pueblo) moved forward Monday when enough gathered petition signatures were verified by the Colorado se...

Morse Recall Debate Mired By Cyber Censorship

The Colorado Independent | Tessa Cheek | Posted 08.19.2013 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's Tessa Cheek. The Colorado Secretary of State announced this week that 10,137 of the more than 16,000 signatures col...

Recall Petition For Senate President John Morse Certified

Posted 06.19.2013 | Denver

The first-ever recall election of a lawmaker in Colorado history is moving forward after the secretary of state's office announced that organizers sub...

2nd Colorado Lawmaker Faces Recall Over New Gun Control Laws

Posted 06.10.2013 | Denver

A second Colorado lawmaker is facing a possible recall over her support of the sweeping new gun control laws that were signed into law earlier this ye...

Dem On Why He Backs Gun Control: 'We Had 20 6-Year Olds Shot In The Face'

Posted 06.04.2013 | Denver

Sen. John Morse is not backing down after gun-rights activists gathered double the amount of signatures needed to trigger his recall -- the first reca...

Recall Looms For Colorado Lawmaker Who Backed Gun Control

AP | KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 08.03.2013 | Denver

DENVER — Gun-rights activists in Colorado turned in petition signatures Monday to set up the first recall in state history of a state lawmaker a...

Colo. Senate President Faces Recall Over Gun Control Support

Posted 06.03.2013 | Denver

An effort to recall Colorado Senate President John Morse over his support for sweeping new gun control measures comes to a head Monday as more than 7,...