Two political newcomers learn that running for office means a summer of county fairs and knocking on doors. Colorado Matters is following the newbie candidates through the election season.
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The U.S. Department of Justice recently announced it will stop using corporations to run its prisons. Critics say the state should sever its ties with the private prison industry too.
The longtime Colorado resident was the first American woman to win Paralympic gold in winter and summer events. She'll compete in kayaking in Rio.
In advance of his new album, "Gregory Alan Isakov with the Colorado Symphony," we asked the singer-songwriter about the similarities between farming and music.
Future leaders will use social media and grassroots campaigns, not just traditional diplomacy, says Christopher Hill, dean of the University of Denver’s Korbel School of International Studies.
Jerry Natividad wasn't happy about all of Trump's rhetoric. Now a leader in Hispanics for Trump, he says the candidate has more or less the right approach to immigration.
The governor opposes the universal health care initiative, but says he's "sympathetic" to most other ballot questions.
In the US in the past decade, "51 percent of all new home mortgages taken out have been taken out by Latino families."
Colorado Springs musician Tom Taylor has paid close attention to the chickadees in his backyard for decades and has noticed evolution in their melodies.