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GOP Congressman Forgets That He Supports Birth Control Access At Candidate Debate

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 08.14.2014 | Politics

Rep. Mike Coffman (R-Colo.) had a bit of a slip-up when he attempted to reiterate his support for birth control access during a debate with his Democr...

Coffman Still in Dark on Dream Act

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.25.2013 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Now Coffman is saying he supports one of the DREAM Act's paths to citizenship (military enrollment) -- not the second path (high school or college graduation). So, he hasn't flipped on the DREAM Act. Based on his current positions, he'd vote against it again.

Asked About Allowing Abortion for Rape, Coffman Doesn't Answer and Runs Away!

Jason Salzman | Posted 10.31.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Somehow, the details of Mike Coffman's thinking on abortion -- why he's come to take such a hard-line stance -- have fallen through the journalistic cracks.

Coffman Called a "Statesman" for Strong Opposition to a Women's Right to Choose

Jason Salzman | Posted 12.30.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Rep. Mike Coffman stands alone as a major Colorado politician in close election who has not withdrawn his previous support for the personhood amendment, which would ban all abortion, even in the case of rape and incest.

Will Congressman Coffman Put His Answers Where His Mouth Is?

Jason Salzman | Posted 12.03.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Mike Coffman told The Denver Post that he will provide "very specific" answers to any question from his constituents. Here are a few questions for Coffman:

A Congressman's 2012 "Town Hall Meeting" Versus His 2011 Version

Jason Salzman | Posted 11.25.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Coffman's summer "town hall meetings" appear to be private gatherings for small groups of employees at large corporations (Home Depot, LabCorp and Tyco Fire & Security). Not very town hallish.

Spanish Verb: Odio, to Hate

Alvina Vasquez | Posted 08.05.2012 | Latino Voices
Alvina Vasquez

It doesn't matter what we sound like, what we look like and where we live, we are American's in our hearts. We carry our patriotism in our hearts with Latin passion, and no one can take that away.

Coffman Denies Removing Obama 'Birther' Comments From His Wikipedia Page

Posted 07.12.2012 | Denver

Rep. Mike Coffman is in hot water again. This time a computer with a House of Representatives IP address was used to edit Coffman's Wikipedia page, re...

Lawmaker's 'Birther' Apology Mocked At New Gag Website

The Colorado Independent | Posted 06.28.2012 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic “I stand by my statement that I misspoke and I apologize.” That sentence, Colorado U.S. Republican...

Over 500 Signatures Demanding a Town Hall in Aurora Delivered to Rep. Coffman

Alice Cochran | Posted 08.18.2012 | Denver
Alice Cochran

A group of constituents presented Representative Mike Coffman with a petition asking for a town hall meeting in Aurora. The petition has more than 500 signatures and comments requesting the Congressman answer their questions.

Can Coffman Be Moderate and Oppose Abortion for Rape Victims?

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.14.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Mike Coffman has opposed abortion even in the case of rape and incest going back to at least 2008, according to the Colorado Right to Life website. But he has yet to comment this election cycle on his abortion stance or on this year's personhood measure.

WATCH: Media Pounce, Coffman Does Damage Control

Posted 05.25.2012 | Denver

When Rep. Mike Coffman (R - Colo.) questioned the citizenship of President Obama at a mid-May fundraiser, he didn't expect a recording of the event to...

WATCH: Worst Interview Ever? Rep. Coffman Stuck On Repeat

Posted 05.24.2012 | Denver

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again? That's how the saying goes, and Congressman Coffman (R - Colo.) appears to have taken it to heart--with...

Coffman's Obama Is 'Not An American' Quote Helping Dem Challenger

Posted 05.20.2012 | Denver

Rep. Mike Coffman may have apologized for his comments about President Barack Obama's citizenship and statement that he's 'not an American,' but the f...

LISTEN: Rep. Coffman Says Obama Is 'Not An American'

Posted 05.20.2012 | Denver

At a fundraiser in Elbert County last weekend, Colorado Republican Congressman Mike Coffman shared some startling thoughts about President Barack Obam...

Whose Side Is Representative Mike Coffman on?

David Bouchey | Posted 05.11.2012 | Denver
David Bouchey

When I lost my job and couldn't find another one, I became very concerned with the politics surrounding unemployment. Times are tough for a lot of people, and it's important to find out who's on our side, the side of working people.

Colorado Supreme Court Sides With Democrats' Map

Posted 12.05.2011 | Denver

The Colorado Supreme Court heard arguments from Republicans Thursday challenging the November decision by District Court Judge Robert Hyatt who select...