Ken Buck.Late last month, Colorado GOP boss Dick Wadhams said Democrats' decision to attack Ken Buck with ads on issues like abortion shows that they're "intellectually bankrupt," since the voting public is clearly more interested in "the economy and taxes and spending."
But Buck opponents a ... More >>
Kristi Burton Brown.The first incarnation of this year's Personhood Amendment, which says the term "person" applies to humans from their biological starting point, popped up in 2008, when the face of the proposal was 21-year old Westword cover girl Kristi Burton.
This year, Kristi's playing ... More >>
Unborn again images from the Personhood USA website.On Friday, backers of the Personhood Amendment, which says the term "person" applies to humans from their biological starting point, announced that they'd collected enough signatures to put the measure on the 2010 ballot.
Of course, a very ... More >>
Kristi Burton.Remember the Personhood Amendment? Promoted as the brainchild of then-21-year-old Kristi Burton, the subject of a Westword profile, the measure would have established that a human's life begins at the moment of fertilization -- and despite a big effort on its behalf by abortion ... More >>
Who will be 2010's mini-Musgrave Kristi Burton?
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If you thought you were rid of the folks behind last election season's anti-abortion movement, then.... Who am I kidding? We all knew they'd be back. (Colorado Pols)
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Musgrave (left) receives an award from the anti-abortion Susan B. Anthony Center.
First off, apologies are probably in order. It occurs to me that, over the last six months, you've probably managed to wipe clean the stains left on your mind by former Rep. Marilyn Musgrave. Since her election in 20 ... More >>