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As SCOTUS Protects Women’s Health, Gardner is *Still* Attacking Reproductive Rights

Where Does Gardner Stand on the Rigid 22-Week Abortion Ban?  Denver, CO – While the Supreme Court struck down a rigid anti-choice Louisiana law as unconstitutional, Senator Cory Gardner still believes that states should be able to ban abortion — even without exceptions for rape or incest — and confirmed two of the justices who…
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SCOTUS BRIEFS: Gardner-Backed Lawsuit Argues “ACA’s Pre-Existing Condition Protections Should Be Killed”

NBC: “Trump administration asks Supreme Court to strike down Obamacare amid pandemic, recession” Denver, CO – At nearly midnight, the Trump Administration filed briefs to the U.S. Supreme Court in the Senator Cory Gardner-supported lawsuit to overturn the Affordable Care Act (ACA), “explicitly arguing that the ACA’s preexisting condition protections should be killed,” putting 2.4…
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AG Weiser, Vinson Statements on Trump’s Continued Assault on ACA

Denver, CO — The Colorado Democratic Party released the following statements in response to Trump and Republicans filing briefs before the Supreme Court Thursday night in support of repealing the ACA in full. A new report found that 470,000 Coloradans could lose their healthcare coverage if the lawsuit to repeal the ACA is successful.  Colorado…
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WSJ: Gardner’s “Junk” Health Plans Don’t Have To Cover Lifesaving Treatments, Pre-Existing Conditions

Report Comes Same Day Gardner’s GOP Submits Brief Asking SCOTUS to Overturn ACA Denver, CO – On the same day that Senator Cory Gardner’s GOP submits briefs to overturn the Affordable Care Act  — jeopardizing an estimated 470,000 Coloradans’ health care and protections for 2.4 million Coloradans with pre-existing conditions — the Wall Street Journal…
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Statement on Polis EO on Elijah McClain

Denver, CO — The Colorado Democratic Party released the following statement in reaction to the news that Governor Jared Polis announced an executive order to have Attorney General Phil Weiser investigate the killing of Elijah McClain by police officers: Halisi Vinson, Executive Director of the Colorado Democratic Party “We applaud Governor Polis’ move to empower…
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TODAY: With Gardner’s Backing, GOP to Submit Brief Asking SCOTUS to Overturn ACA

Gardner’s Voted At Least 13 Times to Repeal or Gut ACA, Supports the Lawsuit, & Claims ACA is “Unconstitutional” Denver, CO – Today, with the support of Senator Cory Gardner, the Trump Administration and the GOP will submit briefs recklessly urging the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which would rip…
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Gardner & GOP Push Forward with “Pretty Dumb” Agenda To Gut Health Care Law

GOP to Submit Briefs to Supreme Court in Lawsuit To Repeal ACA This Week Denver, CO – A new New York Times deep-dive shows that Senator Cory Gardner and Republicans’ continued push to repeal the Affordable Care Act is a risky and unpopular move with voters, with one GOP strategist even saying, “it’s pretty dumb.”…
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Will Gardner Stand Up to Trump As He Renews Attacks on DREAMers?

Gardner Has Voted to Gut DACA, Silent as Trump Crusades to End Program Denver, CO – As President Trump renews his reckless attacks on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, Senator Cory Gardner has refused to stand up to Trump’s crusade to end the program, which risks deportation protections for 15,000 in Colorado.…
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WATCH: Will Gardner Hold Trump Accountable for Attacking Colorado’s Secure Vote-By-Mail System?

REMINDER: Gardner Opposes Expanding Vote-By-Mail Nationwide Denver, CO – Today, President Trump without evidence, claimed mail-in ballots were rife with fraud and singled out Colorado’s model system as “not good,” despite Colorado’s elections being safe, secure, and contributing to some of the highest voter turnout in the country. But instead of standing up for Colorado,…
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DEFEND or DODGE: Trump Pushed to “Slow The Testing Down” As Coronavirus Spread Throughout U.S.

Gardner Refuses to Hold Trump Accountable for Botched Coronavirus Response and Testing Failures Denver, CO – This weekend President Trump said he pushed to “slow the [coronavirus] testing down,” and Senator Cory Gardner is silent — failing yet again to hold the Trump administration accountable for their failed coronavirus response, even as many states see…
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