Saine made the comments in the House in an effort to criticize Democrats after they kept a fellow Republican from being a primary sponsor of the annual resolution commemorating MLK.
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U.S. Rep. Joe Neguse and Denver Mayor Michael Hancock spoke before the marade (march and parade), alongside a host of other Colorado politicos.
Rennie Davis was one of the Chicago Seven who organized the protests that became bloody riots at the 1968 Democratic National Convention.
Legislators voted this session to once again put an amendment to remove slavery from the Colorado constitution on the November ballot.
Numerous speakers took turns calling for a renewed fight for unity and racial justice, and opposition to white nationalism.
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