Reproductive Choice

Personhood of Interest: CO Senate Hopeful Gardner Against 'Personhood' At State Level, Not Federal

Personhood of Interest: CO Senate Hopeful Gardner Against 'Personhood' At State Level, Not Federal
Questions remain as Colorado Senate candidate Cory Gardner withdraws support for anti-abortion "personhood" at the state level yet remains a co-sponsor of a similar bill at the federal level.
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More Jail for Abortion Providers Than Rapists: CO GOP Senate Hopeful Struggles to Explain Stance

More Jail for Abortion Providers Than Rapists: CO GOP Senate Hopeful Struggles to Explain Stance
Colorado's Cory Gardner, campaigning for a US Senate seat, is having trouble explaining why legislation he co-sponsored would put an abortion provider in jail for longer than a rapist.
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Senate Candidate's Campaign Makes Fun of Women's Magazine After 'Cosmo' Runs Personhood Article

Senate Candidate's Campaign Makes Fun of Women's Magazine After 'Cosmo' Runs Personhood Article
Colorado Rep. and U.S. Senate candidate Cory Gardner has made his career on the idea of personhood, even as he infamously flip-flopped in light of how terrible of an idea it is if he wants to get elected. When "Cosmopolitan" ran a story on the controversial legislation, highlighted by his role, Gardner's campaign reacted in the most unsurprising manner possible: Making fun of women's magazines.
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Called Out: CO Rep Cory Gardner Flip-Flops on Personhood Amendment

Called Out: CO Rep Cory Gardner Flip-Flops on Personhood Amendment
Cory Gardner, the Colorado Rep who has a history of promoting bad women's health policy, is trying to hide his position on a personhood bill basically banning abortion. Planned Parenthood, in a new ad, isn't having any of it.
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As State Becomes More Moderate, CO GOP Candidates Flip-Flop on Wedge Issues

As State Becomes More Moderate, CO GOP Candidates Flip-Flop on Wedge Issues
The old guard of the Colorado GOP has a problem – their track record. As the state becomes more moderate, and redistricting makes races more competitive, candidates have struggled to seem authentic when flip-flopping from extreme positions on abortion and other wedge issues.
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Denver Post Scrubs Clean Interview with Personhood Flip-Flopper (and 8 Reasons Why they Need to Fix It)

Denver Post Scrubs Clean Interview with Personhood Flip-Flopper (and 8 Reasons Why they Need to Fix It)
Here are eight reasons why Denver Post reporter Kurtis Lee's blog post, quoting Rep. Mike Coffman about personhood and abortion-for-rape-and-incest, was newsworthy and should not have been deleted from The Post's website. Prime among them: it was news!
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GOP Bill to Ban Abortion in CO Gets a 'Fair Hearing'

GOP Bill to Ban Abortion in CO Gets a 'Fair Hearing'
Debate over HB 14-1133, a bill that explicitly prohibits abortion and makes a violation a class 3 felony, kicks into high gear today at the Colorado Capitol — despite no chance that it passes the legislature's Democratic majority. Colorado Republicans keep complaining that their efforts aren't being fairly heard, but this is one bill they probably wish would go away quietly.
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